Here's your future | Bleader

Tuesday, March 25, 2008

Here's your future

Posted By on 03.25.08 at 03:19 PM

Sign up for our newsletters Subscribe

There is a new cafe society in Chicago’s Norwood Park neighborhood, one of three storefront hubs for the elderly here — a sleek meld of Starbucks, Bally’s and Elderhostel — that have become models for reinvigorating America’s senior centers.

The New York Times profiles local non-profit Mather Lifeways, which runs storefront senior centers designed to be less, um, like senior centers.

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

More by Whet Moser

  • —30—

    A farewell, and some favorite pieces from the Reader.
    • Jan 14, 2011
  • The Very Political Life of Bill Daley

    Bill Daley: lifetime centrist
    • Jan 14, 2011
  • The Hidden Hands

    The Hidden Hands

    In every successful campaign—and every dud—pros are masterminding and organizing from offstage. Meet the people behind six mayoral candidates.
    • Jan 13, 2011
  • More »

Tabbed Event Search

The Bleader Archive

Popular Stories