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  • East Ridge Helps Nearby Seniors Recovering from Hurricane Irma

    While Cutler Bay and Miami-Dade County continue Hurricane Irma recovery efforts, East Ridge at Cutler Bay has extended a helping hand to a nearby senior community, Cabana Club Apartments. The life plan community supplied three days of ready to eat meals and water for the 300 senior residents living at Cabana Club who have been […]

    Celebrating National Grandparents Day, 2017

    East Ridge joined many life plan communities across the country in recognizing National Grandparents Day on Sunday, Sept. 10. While National Grandparents Day hasn’t achieved the same recognition as Mother’s or Father’s Day, it is a perfect time to honor grandparents. In 1978, President Jimmy Carter made it official and the Grandparent’s Day proclamation cited […]

    Volunteering Tied to Longevity

    A recent article in AARP, The Magazine highlighted the importance of older adults volunteering. “Planning to Live to 100? Volunteer!” linked being of service to others with lower mortality rates and less depression. And, as the article mentioned, the older the volunteer, the greater the personal benefits of volunteering. At East Ridge at Cutler Bay, […]

    East Ridge Residents Enjoy Miami-Dade County’s Diverse Cultural Opportunities

    Years ago people would describe South Florida as a cultural wasteland with little opportunities for cultural experiences while today this description is far from the truth. There are tremendous opportunities for cultural experiences that encompass wonderful art, music, theater, and dance. Events are no longer seasonal; but take place year-round. East Ridge at Cutler Bay, […]

    Experience Stays at East Ridge—Bring the Dogs Along

    Recognizing that retirement planning has varied stages as people contemplate how they will spend their years after retiring, East Ridge at Cutler Bay offers prospective residents varied opportunities to learn more about the lifestyle of a life plan community by providing complimentary educational and entertainment programs as well as the comforts of home. “Deciding where to […]

    New Poinciana Model at East Ridge Filled with Today’s Sought After Features

    As part of the on-going commitment to offer the latest residential features that today’s consumer anticipates in their homes, East Ridge at Cutler Bay has debuted the new Poinciana model which reflects many of these as standard features. The Poinciana offers nearly 1,000 square feet of living space including a spacious covered screened patio enclosure. […]

    Fairchild Garden’s Million Orchid Project Comes to East Ridge

    East Ridge at Cutler Bay is the first retirement community to join Fairchild Garden’s Million Orchid project. Installation of 250 orchids was undertaken in June by Fairchild Garden’s staff and volunteers along with East Ridge maintenance techs and landscapers. Residents assisted from the community’s Beautification Committee while others provided enthusiastic support. The effort to bring […]

    East Ridge Improv Group Gets Residents Laughing It Up

    One doesn’t necessarily associate a retirement community with an improv acting group but at East Ridge at Cutler Bay, residents are enjoying this creative form of live theater. What is improv? The plot, characters, and dialogue of a game, scene or story are made up in the moment known as improvisation or improv. Often improvisers […]

    Fairchild Garden’s “Million Orchid Project” to Beautify East Ridge

    The Fairchild Garden’s “Million Orchid Project” is coming to East Ridge on June 27 at 10 am. Under the guidance of Jason Downing, Ph.D., Orchid Biologist, student volunteers from FIU and staff from Fairchild and East Ridge along with the help of residents will install the first 250 native orchid species in trees primarily around […]