Admiral Resident Honored as ‘Outstanding Volunteer’

May 18, 2017

AFP Chicago cited Toni Smith’s ‘dedication of significant personal time, talent and resources’ May 18, 2017—The Chicago Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) recognized Admiral at the Lake resident Toni Smith with its Outstanding Volunteer Award at its annual “Faces of Philanthropy” awards luncheon May 5 at the Chicago Hilton. After Toni retired […]

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Admiral at the Lake Residents Featured in ‘Crain’s Chicago Business’

Mar 30, 2017

March 30, 2017—The Admiral at the Lake and its residents figure prominently in three articles published in the “Decisions” section of this week’s Crain’s Chicago Business. “The lack of stress here is wonderful,” resident Phil Hoffman says in an article titled “Plan Now for Long-Term Care.” “Living here is a gift to your children.” In […]

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Admiral at the Lake Resident Honored by American College of Gastroenterology

Oct 19, 2016

Oct. 19, 2016—Dr. Richard G. Farmer, a resident of The Admiral at the Lake, was honored by the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) at the organization’s annual scientific meeting Oct. 14–19 in Las Vegas. ACG presented Dr. Farmer with its Samuel S. Weiss Award for Outstanding Service. The award was established in commemoration of ACG’s […]

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First University of Chicago course under way at The Admiral at the Lake

Sep 26, 2016

Admiral’s Lifelong Learning Committee brings ‘A People’s History of Chicago’ on board Sept. 26, 2016—Thirty Admiral at the Lake residents gathered in the 14th floor Lighthouse Lounge Monday evening, Sept. 19, for their first two-hour class titled “A People’s History of Chicago.” The course, which is being presented on six consecutive Monday evenings through Oct. […]

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Admiral Resident Among 7 Inspiring Senior Athletes Cited by Parade Magazine

Aug 05, 2016

Aug. 5, 2016—“Some lucky people love exercise. The rest of us need some inspiration from the master athletes and former Olympians we’re profiling here,” begins a feature article titled “Golden Inspiration” in the July 31 issue of Parade Magazine. Admiral at the Lake resident Philip Procida, an avid cyclist, is one of seven senior athletes—including […]

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Chicago Tribune reports ‘Art is Ageless’ at The Admiral at the Lake

May 13, 2016

May 13, 2016—A feature article, titled “Art is Ageless,” published in the Primetime section of the May 13 Chicago Tribune states that The Admiral at the Lake and The Mather in Evanston “are so chock full of art and artists, you would think they were transplanted from Soho or Paris.” The article credits residents on […]

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High-Rise CCRC Living: How Architecture Has Shaped Our Community

Apr 01, 2016

This month’s issue of The Anchor, The Admiral at the Lake’s monthly newsletter, features Abbie Fassnacht, President of the Admiral Residents Association, as she reflects on how high-rise living in a CCRC sets The Admiral at the Lake apart from many traditional retirement communities:   Does the design of our building influence the nature of our […]

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U.S. News rates Admiral among ‘Best Nursing Homes’

Apr 01, 2016

To help its readers find the best nursing homes for their loved ones, U.S. News has rated nearly 16,000 nursing homes nationwide based on safety, health inspections, staffing and and other quality measures reported to the federal government. U.S. News reported that The Admiral at the Lake was one of 84 of the 378 nursing […]

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Review ranks The Admiral at the Lake ‘among the best’

Nov 03, 2015

“The Admiral at the Lake is rightfully getting a lot of attention as a poster child of post Great Recession senior living development trends. It’s urban. It’s high rise. It’s resident-centered. It’s full. Bottom line? It’s impressive.” So begins an in-depth review of The Admiral at the Lake posted online Oct. 26 by CCRC Life […]

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Chicago’s Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art honors Admiral at the Lake resident Jan Petry

Nov 03, 2015

Jan Petry, who has overseen more than 135 art exhibits for Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art, received that organization’s 2015 Visionary Award at a fundraising gala, with a Western theme, Friday evening, Oct. 30, in Chicago. A sculptor and retired VP Associate Creative Director with Leo Burnett, an international advertising agency, Jan […]

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