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Welcome New Resident George French (Bud) Nixon

The Port of Baltimore is an integral part of Bud Nixon’s life. Since 1921 his family has owned the Rukert Terminal, which is now on 130 acres of waterfront in the Baltimore Harbor. It receives, warehouses, and ships primary goods such as fertilizer, salt for icy roads, and large shipments of a variety of goods. The company employs 200 workers. Bud has been President of the company and retired in 2004. His son, Andy George Nixon, is now Vice President.

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Welcome New Resident Pamela Swiss Nixon

Pam Nixon grew up in the Wiltondale area of Baltimore County and attended Stoneleigh Elementary School. For junior high, she attended Friends School of Baltimore, and for high school, Penn Hall Boarding School in Chambersburg, PA. At Centenary University in Hackettstown, NJ, she earned a degree as a medical secretary, leading to a position, for three years, at Sheppard Pratt Hospital.

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Trustees announce addition of new members, Carol Currotto and Bill Breakey

BY JACKIE MINTZ

At its 39th Annual Meeting in October, the Board of Trustees introduced its slate of officers and new trustees, each of them with significant experience in different aspects of healthcare and healthcare organizations.

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New Study Shows CCRC Residents ARE Happier and Healthier

by Brad Breeding from My LifeSite

I often talk and write about the many benefits that come with living in a continuing care retirement community (CCRC, or “life plan” community). Travelling to CCRCs across the U.S., I am fortunate to witness firsthand the ways so many of these communities enhance the lives of their residents, and also provide compassionate care if and when a resident has a health issue.

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Panel Discusses Quakerism as Broadmead Background

by a Broadmead resident

In late September, an audience that overflowed a special chair arrangement in the Auditorium, heard five Quaker residents discuss their faith, and the principles under which Broadmead was founded and continues to operate. The last such discussion was held five years ago.

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