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Resident Hands-On in Retirement


Few people decide to reenter the job market at age 87. According the 2017 U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, only 8% of adults age […]

The Merion Partners with Kids for Heartwarming Tribute to Police


  A young boy with his preschool class walks into The Merion a cold January morning and quickly melts the hearts of residents and […]

The Merion Feeds Passion to Help Others and Introduces New Program


Can by can and box by box, hundreds of pounds of nonperishable food recently stacked up at The Merion to start the 2017 holiday […]

The Thirst for Learning Never Stops for Group of Senior Living Residents at The Merion


Every month you can find residents Jackie Mattfield and Robin Tucker holding discussions and teaching classes on a variety of subjects and current events […]

The Piven Theatre Takes Its Show to The Merion


The Merion resident Norma Czajkowski wasn’t shy when she was asked to dance with an actor from The Piven Theatre after a performance for […]

The Merion Resident Celebrates Northwestern’s March Madness Victory


As Beverly Roitman sits in the lobby of her home at The Merion, she watches in anticipation as the Northwestern University Wildcats play in […]

The Merion Making Headlines for Renovations and “Wow” Factor


When you step inside The Merion, you’ll discover a senior living community that resembles a luxury hotel. In 2016, the community unveiled new renovations […]

The Merion Wagers on Wildcats in March Madness Tournament


Excitement for the Northwestern men’s first ever trip to the Big Dance is polarizing Wildcat fans of all ages. At The Merion, home to […]

Merion Contributes to the Arts in Evanston


Like the Lake Michigan shores to the east, Evanston’s diverse arts community is vast and sustaining.  From the home of Rotary International, a 1.2 […]

Best Places to Shop Local in and Around Evanston


It is no secret that Evanston is one of the best cities in the Chicagoland area. Just fifteen miles north of downtown Chicago, it […]