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Around the World in 120 Days

On March 14, Collington Board Member Joe Howell and his wife, Embry, set off on an around-the-world tour without using airplanes. CLICK HERE to see their regular blog entries, as…

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Resident’s Gift Enhances Fitness Center

A generous Collington resident donated $20,000 for new equipment for the Fitness Center. The Collington Foundation added a grant of $3,098 from unrestricted funds to purchase senior friendly strength training…

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Collington’s ‘Inclusive Environment’ featured in LeadingAge Magazine

An article in the May/June issue of LeadingAge Magazine spotlights Collington’s “Inclusive Environment,” noting that “residents play an important part in making prospective residents feel welcome.” The article quotes Marvell…

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Collington resident honored as a legal thought leader

Collington resident Richard Zorza, a lifelong advocate for increasing access to the the justice system, has won national recognition from two prestigious legal groups. The American Bar Association honored him…

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Ice rescue training held on Lake Collington

The Prince George’s County (Md.) Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department conducted training on the correct procedures for performing ice rescues on a frozen Lake Collington in January. This photo was…

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Season of Giving

In the spirit of the Season of Giving, the Collington Marketing Team collected non-perishable food items from staff, Collington residents and visitors to donate to the Bowie Food Pantry. The…

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Collington donates to Habitat for Humanity

Collington makes many donations to a local chapter of Habitat for Humanity. When Collington renovates residences for new residents, donations of gently used cabinetry and appliances are made to help…

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Collington residents donate $3,000 to Kettering Elementary School

May 22, 2012–Eleven students from nearby Kettering Elementary School came to Collington May 16 for a luncheon celebrating their ties to Collington residents who have mentored them throughout the school…

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Amateur radio station connects Collington to the world with a purpose

MITCHELLVILLE, Md., Aug. 29, 2011 –A feature story in the new edition of Guide to Retirement Living SourceBook reveals how residents of one retirement community have used Amateur Radio, often called “ham radio,”…

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