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The Village at NorthRidge Helps Families Tackle a Complex Topic

The Village at NorthRidge Helps Families Tackle a Complex Topic

As families gather this holiday season, senior housing experts at The Village at NorthRidge encourage seniors to have an honest, open discussion about their well-being and future care needs. Communicating with adult children about retirement living and future care choices could be the greatest gift seniors give them – and themselves. According to Mike Soto, […]

Gindi Thai’s: Authentic Thai with Modern Style

Gindi Thai’s: Authentic Thai with Modern Style

Los Angeles has so many options as far as authentic ethnic cuisine and there is no shortage of great Thai food. Although when you head over to Hollywood to scratch your Thai itch, you’ll get terrific food but not so much in the way of great service. Be prepared to get your dishes out of […]

Envy Nutrition Will Help You Help Yourself

Envy Nutrition Will Help You Help Yourself

By Laura Routsong Terri Hardin-Jackson, previously known as a talented sculptor and the hilarious Foster Farms chicken, will now dazzle the community with her innate ability to make people around her feel happy and good about themselves in a new venue. While continuing to work at those jobs, she will also begin to channel her […]

Summer Canteen: Chic Asian Fusion at the Edge of Toluca Lake

Summer Canteen: Chic Asian Fusion at the Edge of Toluca Lake

By Carolyn Scott Who would think that in a strip mall that houses a Coffee Bean and a dry cleaners that you could step into a swanky New York loft style eatery. The polished metal décor accented with rich wood and natural lighting really lets diners know that they aren’t in a run-of-the-mill establishment. Summer […]

Old Classic Gets New Twist at Mo’s Restaurant

Old Classic Gets New Twist at Mo’s Restaurant

Jay Sadofsky has seen a dream become transformed into a neighborhood institution in the last 15 years as the owner of Mo’s Restaurant. Sadofsky, who partnered with Bruce Hecker to purchase Hampton’s Restaurant in 1995, said he wanted to give himself a new challenge and reinvigorate the restaurant. “It was a timing thing,” Sadofsky said. […]

Experience The Village at NorthRidge’s Extraordinary Lifestyle

Experience The Village at NorthRidge’s Extraordinary Lifestyle

Area seniors are invited to experience The Village at North-Ridge’s extraordinary lifestyle by attending a number of upcoming educational, social and wellness events hosted by the luxury retirement community. “Residents of The Village at NorthRidge lead an active lifestyle and enjoy a full calendar of events and activities to choose from daily,” said Tim Maloney, […]

Pasadena Playhouse Reopens with Exciting Lineup

Pasadena Playhouse Reopens with Exciting Lineup

By James Shilander A local theatrical institution will be returning to life this month with performances from major stars. The Pasadena Playhouse, California’s state theatre, will officially reopen Tuesday, Oct. 12, with “Mary Tyler Moore Show” and “Up” star Ed Asner presenting a one-man production “FDR,” and Leslie Uggams, who last appeared before local audiences […]

Village at Sherman Oaks Honors Residents’ Spiritual Traditions

Village at Sherman Oaks Honors Residents’ Spiritual Traditions

Focused on resident health, happiness and longevity, Senior Resource Group communities like The Village at Sherman Oaks, place the utmost importance on total wellness. Recognizing the connection between resident wellness and spirituality, The Village at Sherman Oaks ensures that its residents’ religious traditions are well supported. Most recently, the luxury retirement community honored one of […]

Local Roots for Coldwell Banker

Local Roots for Coldwell Banker

By Kim Van Hoven Take a walk through the tree-lined, streets of Toluca Lake or a drive through the charming, neighborhoods of Burbank, and you’re sure to see plenty of evidence that Coldwell Banker appreciates this particular pocket of the San Fernando Valley and that the sales agents of CB Team Burbank/Toluca Lake are committed […]

The Village at NorthRidge Celebrates Healthy Aging Month

The Village at NorthRidge Celebrates Healthy Aging Month

For over two decades, Senior Resource Group (SRG) retirement communities have embraced the philosophy that “life should improve with age.” At The Village at NorthRidge, the area’s newest luxury retirement community by SRG, residents live vibrant, enriched lifestyles, supported by core programs such as Fitness Matters, a full calendar of activities and heart-healthy dining. In […]