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September 2018

February 2018

Sonoma County Pride moves to Santa Rosa

By |February 15th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

by Heather Cassell heather@heathercassell.com Long held in Guerneville by the Russian River, Sonoma County Pride is making the move to the county's largest city for this year's celebration in June. The organization announced that the [...]

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November 2017

Bay Area Reporter (FGL Residents Return Home)

By |November 27th, 2017|Categories: Fire News|

Residents of the Fountaingrove Lodge, an LGBT senior living facility in Santa Rosa's Fountaingrove neighborhood, were happy to finally return to the lodge November 13, following the October wildfires. Nearly 100 residents waited anxiously for [...]

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GoFundMe Update

By |November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Fire News|

Donations to the Oakmont Family Fund will be used to assist Oakmont Senior Living employees who lost homes during the recent Santa Rosa, CA wildfires.  We are currently contacting employees directly to account for their [...]

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SF Bay Times

By |November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Fire News|

Fountaingrove Lodge Survives the North Bay Fires: An Interview with Resident Bill Baird By Dr. Marcy Adelman– On October 8, the residents at Santa Rosa’s Fountaingrove Lodge went to bed smelling smoke. The smell of [...]

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October 2017

Concord Pioneer

By |October 23rd, 2017|Categories: Fire News|

The spirit of generosity and kindness was alive in Concord in the midst of the tragic fires in the North Bay earlier this month. Oakmont of Montecito on Clayton Road welcomed 75 of the 430 [...]

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August 2017

LGBT Baby Boomers

By |August 17th, 2017|Categories: News|

Did you know that LGBT individuals in America represent approximately 4 percent of the population as of 2016? Senior citizens who identify with this group face unique challenges on every level. Unfortunately, being such a [...]

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April 2015

Pink Banana World

By |April 14th, 2015|Categories: News|

According to an old Irish myth, there is a pot of gold waiting at the end of every rainbow. In the heart of Sonoma’s Wine Country Fountaingrove Lodge, a revolutionary new oasis welcoming LGBT seniors, is for [...]

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December 2014

New York Times

By |December 29th, 2014|Categories: News|

Jon Allen lived most of his life very much out of the closet. He didn’t want to go back in when he grew older. “After you live in Key West for 20 years, you’re out [...]

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November 2014

Sonoma County Gazette

By |November 19th, 2014|Categories: News|

When I began my career as a chef, I never imagined I would eventually fill the position of Culinary Services Director at two senior living communities in Santa Rosa. Over the years, I worked alongside [...]

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