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Reasons (Excuses) for Not Budgeting

By Emerson Hartzler, Lakeview Village Resident After nine years of financial advisory practice, working with over 300 clients, I think I have heard every reason people don’t have a household budget. They are all excuses, of course, not reasons, but I keep this opinion to myself, not wanting to totally offend my clients before I…

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Choosing the Right Retirement Community

Finding the perfect fit among available retirement lifestyles isn’t easy. From 55+ homes associations to senior living apartments and Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs) like Lakeview Village, it is important to make the right choice, for you. Lakeview Village President and CEO Jamie Frazier offers three tips for active adults trying to narrow down their…

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International Residents add Flair to Lakeview Village

Austrian Brigitte Roschitz experienced a tumultuous journey to the United States By Shellie Sullivan Lakeview Village resident Brigitte Roschitz at 18 in Austria. A retirement community in Lenexa, Kansas may not sound like a place with much international flair. Perceptions can be deceiving. Lakeview Village is home to residents from three different continents, including Brigitte…

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‘State of the Village’ updates residents about Lakeview Village

New construction projects, innovations in health services, and 43 new move-ins were highlights from the 2016 “State of the Village” presented by President and CEO Jamie Frazier. Jamie Frazier President & CEO New construction, routine maintenance propel Lakeview Village above other Johnson County retirement communities Last year was busy for the remodeling crew, as they…

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Speech Pathologist Enjoys Challenges of Career

Speech Pathology is a true calling for Michelle Hilger. Michelle Hilger is one of Lakeview Village’s on-site speech pathologists. In honor of Better Hearing and Speech Month, we sat down with Michelle to learn more about speech pathology and how it helps enrich lives.   Searching for a Career When Michelle Hilger arrived at Kansas…

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The Gentlefolk is a barbershop quartet.
Dynamic Duo: Fred and Grace Holmes Live Their Passions

Fred and Grace Holmes, with Arlene and Rex Raudenbush, perform in a barbershop quartet – The Gentlefolk. Next time there is an open seat beside Fred and Grace Holmes in the dining room at Southridge, I’d suggest you take it. The Holmes’s have certainly led fascinating lives, including long stints abroad doing medical missions in…

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New Memory Garden Coming Soon

Overhead view of proposed Memory Garden. Drawings by Kim Lukowski for JMP. Close up of the perennial garden.               By Jennifer Manthey Over the years, we have received numerous requests from residents, employees, families and friends wanting to do something in memory or honor of a loved one. As…

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Google Fiber Speeds into Johnson County Retirement Community

Beginning February 1, residents at Lakeview Village can switch Internet service providers and access ultra-high-speed Internet from Google Fiber. Lakeview Village began the process of bringing Google Fiber to the campus in late 2014, and construction on the project began in September 2015. “As the largest and most innovative retirement community in Kansas, it was…

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Lakeview Village Partners with KU Med on Alzheimer’s Disease Prevention

Lakeview Village is proud to be partnering with the KU Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center in bringing an Alzheimer’s Disease prevention program to campus. Started in 2012, LEAP! (Lifestyle Enrichment for Alzheimer’s Prevention) seeks to close the gap between Alzheimer’s Disease research findings and action taken by at-risk adults. Namely, preliminary research indicates aerobic exercise may…

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