In two short years, the USS Pampanito changed history as part of the nation’s World War II submarine fleet. Take a closer look at her story and rebirth as a national historic landmark in San Francisco.
by Julie Turner
Cypress Lakes Golf Course
Cypress Lakes is a military golf course that welcomes golfers of all stripes.
by Dick Lubman
Three Amigos Trip to Yosemite
Earlier this spring, three amigos from Paradise Valley Estates hit the highway to visit Yosemite and other national treasures.
by Bill Rawlinson
What Are Your Intentions?
A military pilot recalls a hair-raising experience in the air over Britain.
by Jan Olson
What is Wellness at PVE?
Being named one of 25 Best in Wellness senior living communities in the nation is an honor. To be the only California community awarded is the icing on the cake.
by Jane Walker
All-inclusive Living Includes a Residential Refresh
When a Life Plan Community is known for superior service in an idyllic Northern California location, the homes have to measure up, too. That’s why we’re embarking on a community-wide, residential refresh in the coming year.
by R.A. Jones
Never Shoot Too Low
An “old soldier” from the Army once enjoyed a Navy cruise from San Diego to Mare Island and was pleasantly surprised by the ship’s honorary protocols and unconventional crew.
by Jane Walker
Countdown to The Ridge Highlights Programs to Welcome New Residents
As the Countdown to Move-In at The Ridge continues, future residents learned about programs designed to welcome them to life on the 76-acre master-planned Northern California campus.
by Dick Betchley
Each year, our community celebrates a special group — our residents who celebrate their 100th birthday. Here are some words of wisdom shared by one member of our Centenarian Class of 2020.