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Johansons, 80, led WJS Home

Originally published by The Beverly Review. Gary T. Johanson, 80, former executive director of the Washington and Jane Smith Home, in Morgan Park, the precursor of Smith Village, died July 6. Read the rest of the article here.

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Seniors Recall Apollo 11 Moon Landing 50 Years Later

Originally published by WBBM NewsRadio. The 50th anniversary of American astronauts landing on the moon for the first time ever is an event that’s still fresh in the minds of many people who live at the Smith Crossing retirement community in Orland Park. Read the rest of the article here.

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Smith Crossing seniors go ghost hunting

Originally published by Daily Southtown. Inside the 186-year-old limestone church, local author Pat Camalliere talks about the days before the Cal-Sag channel was built, about a time when farmers donated land that would become the grounds of St. James at the Sag Bridge Church and cemetery. Read the rest of the article here.

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Health and Wellness is in Our Culture

At Smith Crossing, our Health and Wellness programs are focused on one thing — to enrich our residents’ quality of life on a daily basis, regardless of your abilities or level of living. Our holistic, multidimensional approach to wellness, designed by Aegis Therapies, has been proven to improve health and happiness.

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