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Millions of Reasons to be Thankful


  Although it is sometimes difficult to realize, especially in recent months, the season for unity, compassion and togetherness is upon us. With this […]

Game Day


For months, Chicagoans have been holding their collective bated breaths as the Chicago Cubs work feverishly to clinch the World Series title. It’s been […]

First Resident Moves into The Merion’s New North Tower


As The Merion unveiled its new, north tower, Cloté Smith was pleased to be its first resident. “I am so happy to be where […]

Making Alzheimer’s a Memory:


According the Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer’s disease is currently the sixth leading cause of death in the United States, and the number of Americans living […]

The Meaning of Mindfulness


We require food for fuel, water for hydration, and exercise for physical health, but what about our overall well-being? In the fast-paced world we […]

The Merion Opens Its Doors to JRC for The High Holidays


Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation’s (JRC) Platinum LEED certified building is beautiful and environmentally friendly. However, it’s not large enough to accommodate the number of worshippers […]

September is National Aging Month


If you believe that your best years are behind you, think again. Scientific research has just proven you wrong, and September is the month […]

Dining at its Absolute Finest


While most fine eateries aspire to a five-star rating, for the dining team at The Merion, five stars are just not enough. “When we […]

H2O to the Rescue


The human body is made up of about two-thirds water, so it would make sense that we would need to replenish this resource daily […]

Making The Move Easy at The Merion Evanston


The Merion Evanston is pleased to introduce its On the Move program. Utilizing the expertise of a professional senior move manager, the program facilitates […]