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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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. […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More