Chicago Tribune spotlights Admiral resident’s ‘Jewish valentines’ collection

Feb 17, 2020

Feb. 17, 2020—The mystery of the Jewish valentines began in the mid-1970s for Bindy Bitterman and her husband, Richard. That’s when they found one of the curious cards while on an antiquing tour of New England. It was a “hybrid of a familiar Jewish New Year’s card and a card designed for a day of […]

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Resident Health & Safety

Jan 10, 2020

Jan. 10, 2020—At The Admiral at the Lake, the safety and well-being of our residents is of the utmost importance to us. Recently, we became aware one of our residents while hospitalized was diagnosed with Legionnaire’s Disease and is currently receiving appropriate medical care at the local hospital. We have spoken with the resident’s family, […]

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WTTV spotlights Admiral at the Lake’s holiday art exhibit

Nov 26, 2019

Nov. 26, 2019—A new show of artwork at The Admiral at the Lake is a blend of Chicago history and holiday fun from the studio of David Lee Csicsko. Since the early 1980s, some of the most prominent art in the city has been created by Csicsko. WTTW-TV has posted its video story, titled “Delightful […]

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Senior Housing News spotlights The Admiral at the Lake’s strategic plan

Jun 24, 2019

June 24, 2019—The Admiral at the Lake’s strategic planning process is the focus of a feature article posted Friday, June 21, by Senior Housing News. Titled “High-Rise CCRC The Admiral Commits to Wellness, Tech in New Strategy,” the article includes a Q&A section with Admiral CEO Nadia Geigler. “The plan addresses many of the trends […]

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Admiral IT Director honored by LeadingAge Illinois

Apr 29, 2019

April 29, 2019—At its annual meeting the first week in April, LeadingAge Illinois presented its Strive and Thrive Award to Akintunde Littlejohn, The Admiral at the Lake’s Information Technology Director. “LJ,” as he is known to friends and colleagues, was recognized for his “vision, initiative and creative problem-solving.” LeadingAge Illinois presents the award each year […]

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The Stars Have Aligned for Maria Sanchez

Dec 10, 2018

Dec. 10, 2018—When college student Maria Sanchez took a part-time job at The Admiral at the Lake to help pay for her education, you might say she hit the trifecta—tuition reimbursement, a scholarship and a mentor in her field of study. Maria moved to the northside of Chicago during the second semester of her sophomore […]

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The Harbors at The Admiral ranked among Chicago’s Best Nursing Homes

Nov 07, 2018

Nov. 7, 2018—U.S. News & World Report has named The Harbors at The Admiral at the Lake one of Chicago’s Best Nursing Homes for 2018–19. The Admiral was identified as a top performer along with 18 others among the 79 nursing homes in the city included in a U.S. News report released Oct. 30. The […]

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Admiral DON Angela Jalloh Honored for Long-Term Care Leadership

Oct 30, 2018

Oct. 30, 2018—LeadingAge has presented its Joan Anne McHugh Award for Leadership in Long-Term Services and Supports Nursing to Angela Jalloh, RN, The Admiral at the Lake‘s Director of Nursing. As DON, Angela oversees nursing staff and resident care at The Harbors, the community’s skilled nursing and assisted living setting. Angela received the award at […]

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Amazon Echo a Game Changer for These Older Adults

Sep 25, 2018

Sept. 25, 2018 — The Admiral at the Lake may be one of the first retirement communities in the U.S. to widely deploy Amazon Echo voice-recognition devices for its residents. The community is offering the Alexa-enabled devices for free for use in all 200 apartments of its independent living residents beginning in October. “This deployment […]

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The Admiral’s Director of Nursing Honored for Leadership

Aug 30, 2018

Aug. 30, 2018—LeadingAge has selected Angela Jalloh, The Admiral at the Lake’s Director of Nursing, as the 2018 recipient of its prestigious Joan Anne McHugh Award for Leadership in Long-Term Services and Support (LTSS). Angela will receive the award at LeadingAge’s annual national meeting and conference in Philadelphia the last week in October. In addition […]

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