Admiral Resident Joan Bransfield Inducted into McAuley Hall of Honor

May 23, 2018

May 23, 2018—Mother McAuley Liberal Arts High School in Chicago inducted six women into its Hall of Honor Sunday, April 22, including Admiral at the Lake resident Joan Bransfield. Inductees into the Hall were chosen from more than 100 nominations. Joan, who graduated from Mother McAuley in 1952, enjoyed a long and distinguished career with […]

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Crain’s Chicago Business ‘Decisions’ Section Features The Admiral at the Lake

Mar 27, 2018

March 27, 2018—A seven-page supplement to Crain’s Chicago Business includes several references to health care services provided at The Admiral at the Lake. Titled “Decisions,” the supplement focuses on how to help aging loved ones make the best health care, financial and living choices. An article on “How to Quarterback Care for an Older Parent,” recounts […]

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Lifelong Learning Feature Focuses on The Admiral at the Lake

Nov 27, 2017

Nov. 27, 2017—Resident Toni Smith’s success in bringing University of Chicago classes and seminars to The Admiral at the Lake figures prominently in a feature article posted online Nov. 20 by Senior Housing News. The article, titled “How the Kendal Corp. Has Mastered University Partnerships,” notes that lifelong learning arrangements are made in each Kendal […]

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Admiral’s Medical Director Shares Harrowing Stories of Helping in Puerto Rico

Oct 17, 2017

Oct. 17, 2017—Dr. Eric Mizuno, Medical Director for The Admiral at the Lake, spent two weeks in Puerto Rico recently helping those in desperate need. Stacey Baca of Chicago’s ABC7 Eyewitness News team reported on Dr. Mizuno’s experiences in Puerto Rico. Click here to see her report.

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Chicago Tribune Spotlights Admiral’s Fine Dining

Sep 19, 2017

Sept. 19,  2017—An article in the Primetime section of the Sept. 15 issue of the Chicago Tribune highlights the wide range of cuisines served daily at The Admiral at the Lake. Titled “Tempting the Taste Buds,” the article quotes Executive Director Nadia Geigler on the importance of making meals at The Admiral “a unique and […]

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Inside Publications Features Admiral’s Fitness Program

Jun 08, 2017

June 8, 2017—The new issue of Inside Publications, a local newspaper covering the Edgewater and Uptown neighborhoods on Chicago’s north side, includes a full-page story featuring The Admiral at the Lake’s fitness program. The article, titled “Having fun, staying fit go hand in hand at Admiral at the Lake,” notes that The Admiral’s “24 fitness […]

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The Admiral at the Lake Selects Nadia Geigler as its New Executive Director

May 30, 2017

CHICAGO, May 30, 2017—The Admiral at the Lake’s Board of Directors announced Tuesday that it has selected Nadia Geigler to become Executive Director of the 31-story continuing care retirement community on Chicago’s North Side, a block from Foster Avenue Beach. With 200 residential living apartments, the not-for-profit Admiral at the Lake—a Kendal affiliate— also provides […]

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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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