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Reflections on waiting in a holding pattern for the arrival of our "new normal"

Kendal at Lexington resident Bob Harrison reflects on waiting in a holding pattern for the arrival of our "new normal." Is it possible our new normal could be better than the old one?

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The Real Cost of "Aging in Place"

“I just can’t believe how much this will cost me,” John muttered while standing in line at the pharmacy. “There are a lot of things I can’t believe when it…

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High Resident Engagement and Satisfaction

Ensuring residents are happy, engaged and satisfied with their life at Kendal at Lexington (KaLex) is a cornerstone value of our community. Recently, surveys were conducted in 2019 through Holleran…

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Rockbridge Stories by resident Margaret Skovira

  Kendal resident Margaret Skovira continues a local history column.  She invites readers to ask a question about an event, person or place of historic interest in Rockbridge County (including…

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Getting to Know Our Webster Assisted Living Center

Terrific staff: Sybil Adams is the Resident Services Coordinator for the Webster assisted living Center. As such she is involved with the health of the residents and also works with…

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A Day in the Life - Susie

After native Texan Susie moved in July 2017 to Kendal at Lexington, she dove right into becoming a part of the Kendal community. As a retired reporter and editor, it…

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Auditing Courses at Washington & Lee University

One of the reasons that many of us decided to spend our retirement years here is KaLex’s stated commitment “to promote an environment of continuing learning.”  Our rich environment includes…

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Borden Center Upgrades Moving Along

During July and August, tours of the partially completed Borden addition gave residents, staff, and community leaders a preview of the improvements in progress.  The new enhancements are a transition…

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Who’s Who in Maintenance

To lead off, here’s a bit about Robert Ayers. He has been with KaLex for eleven years and his job title is General Maintenance.  At Rockbridge High School, he took…

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