A heart for seniors
A heart for seniors
Buckner Retirement Services is where senior adults live purposeful lives, where "How are you today?" is a genuine question, and where discovering new...
What you need to know about growing older
What you need to know about growing older
Growing older has never been better! Buckner leaders joined morning show host Deborah Duncan on KHOU’s Great Day Houston this morning to visit about...
Faith in our future
Faith in our future
On Feb. 18, 1942, Marion Konishi Takehara was a normal high school kid. ...
A grocery store love story
A grocery store love story
Arthur and Dorothy Champagne first met in 1941 at a grocery store in Port Arthur, Texas. He was 12 years old. She was just 11. ...
Loving through laughter
Loving through laughter
Studies show that laughter stimulates vital organs, releases endorphins and reduces stress.  And according to Carroll and Lewan Harris, laughter may...
Slapping paint around: 91-year-old art teacher sparks creativity in senior adults
Slapping paint around: 91-year-old art teacher sparks creativity in senior adults
91-year-old Betty Nellius is renowned among fellow Buckner Villas residents for her green painter’s smock, contagious smile and passion for art.   ...
Ventana by Buckner names contractor for $120 million construction project
Ventana by Buckner names contractor for $120 million construction project
Buckner Senior Living has selected a contractor to build Ventana by Buckner, a $120 million high-rise senior living community located at the...
Not your grandmother’s Super Bowl:  Buckner Senior Living communities serve up flavorful favorites for the big game
Not your grandmother’s Super Bowl: Buckner Senior Living communities serve up flavorful favorites for the big game
Stereotypical nursing homes can be known for bland entrees, stale crackers and routine menus. ...
Baptist Retirement Community partners with local museum to provide art classes for seniors
Baptist Retirement Community partners with local museum to provide art classes for seniors
When the San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts learned that Andres Gonzales, a certified activity director with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Angelo...
Retired artist leads painting classes at Parkway Place
Retired artist leads painting classes at Parkway Place
For 86-year-old Eleanor Loose, art is not just a hobby; it’s a way of life. ...
Can using Facebook mean living longer?
Can using Facebook mean living longer?
Millennials across the globe get plenty of flak for their obsession with Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat and the wide scope of social networks developed...
Weaving a difference: senior uses basket weaving passion to give back to community
Weaving a difference: senior uses basket weaving passion to give back to community
For Lee Rose, basket weaving isn’t a joke. It’s a ministry. ...


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