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Campbell-Stone in Buckhead, an affordable retirement community just a few blocks from Peachtree Road and The Streets of Buckhead, is putting the final touches on a $12 million renovation, totally remodeling 342 residential apartments, with 89 newly renovated units becoming available early this month. “This property is a positive benefit to Buckhead and beyond,” says Buckhead Coalition President and former Atlanta Mayor Sam Massell. Operated by the Christian Church (Disciples of...

Recycled medical supplies fill Medical Equipment Recycling Trailer The Rotary Club of Sandy Springs continues to fill its medical recycling trailer, affectionately called MERT, with used medical equipment which is then transported to FODAC, Friends of Disabled Adults and Children. FODAC then distributes the supplies and equipment to people in need, free of charge. Multiple loads of recycled equipment have been delivered to FODAC by the Rotary Club of Sandy Springs since...

Housing for 55-plus crowd comes with a whirl of activity, so… find a new place to match the new you By Lori Johnston For the Journal-Constitution Lois McKinnon tried tai chi for the first time. Gerry Bittinger fell in love with water aerobics —- and the instructor. Lani Ortman found room in her schedule for more golf. All three believe the active adult and retirement communities they now call home have changed their lives. Here’s how. GERRY BITTINGER,...