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La Costa Glen Residents Play Santa For Camp Pendleton Families

CARLSBAD, CALIF. – The residents of La Costa Glen have wrapped up their annual toy drive for the children of deployed Marines and Wounded Warriors from Camp Pendleton. This year, the residents from the retirement community in Carlsbad, California, filled 10 large boxes with toys, games, dolls and other favorites and donated more than $20,000… Read More »

La Costa Glen Residents, Staff Go the Extra Mile to Fight Alzheimer’s

CARLSBAD, Calif.  – La Costa Glen retirement community and the adjacent health center, GlenBrook, fielded a full team of 30 residents and staff members at this year’s Walk4ALZ in Balboa Park. The “La Costa Glen/GlenBrook Friends and Family” team from Carlsbad, California, walked the 2.75-mile course through Balboa Park to fight Alzheimer’s disease and other… Read More »

La Costa Glen Holds a Hukilau

CARLSBAD, CALIF. – The Aloha spirit was alive and well at La Costa Glen retirement community’s recent summer luau. San Diego-based Heali’i’s Polynesian Revue performed ancient Polynesian dances, including the high-intensity Samoan knife dance, and played authentic music from the islands. La Costa Glen residents, staff and guests joined in the dancing after feasting on… Read More »

Coach Steve Fisher shares triumphs and trials of college basketball at La Costa Glen Retirement Community

CARLSBAD, Calif. – Former San Diego State University head basketball coach Steve Fisher recently entertained a crowd of more than 170 people at the La Costa Glen retirement community in Carlsbad, California, with stories ranging from how he won the NCAA National Championship at the University of Michigan to how he built a winning basketball… Read More »

Terri DeBoever Named Associate Director at La Costa Glen Retirement Community

CARLSBAD, CALIF. – Terri DeBoever has joined La Costa Glen, the continuing care retirement community in Carlsbad, California, as associate executive director. A member of the senior management team at La Costa Glen, DeBoever oversees the community’s Food and Beverage Services, Environmental Services, Resident Services and Activities departments. She also meets regularly with the Resident… Read More »

Former Charger Rolf Benirschke Shares Tales of NFL Glory, Personal Challenge

CARLSBAD, CALIF. – Rolf Benirschke, the former San Diego Charger placekicker who nearly died from ulcerative colitis, recently shared stories about his battle with the disease before a full house at La Costa Glen in Carlsbad, California. Benirschke also spoke to the residents of the retirement community about the highs and lows of his NFL… Read More »

La Costa Glen Holds Toy Drive For Wounded Warrior, Marine Families

CARLSBAD, CALIF. – December can be a lonely time for the children of deployed parents who must spend the holidays without their father, mother or sometimes both parents. To brighten up the season for these children, as well as the children of wounded warriors, the residents of La Costa Glen retirement community in Carlsbad, Calif.,… Read More »

Japanese Students Get History Lesson from Survivor of Bataan Death March

CARLSBAD, CALIF. – Dr. Lester Tenney, a World War II Japanese prisoner of war and resident of La Costa Glen retirement community in Carlsbad, Calif., recently hosted a luncheon for Japanese college students to share his experiences as a Japanese POW. Now 96, Tenney is a longtime crusader for justice from the Japanese on behalf… Read More »

Tall Tales at La Costa Glen

CARLSBAD, CALIF. – Basketball great Bill Walton was the star attraction at La Costa Glen retirement community’s recent Sports Night, a monthly series for residents. Walton spoke about his NBA and UCLA basketball careers and injuries, as well as how he overcame stuttering to become a prime-time basketball analyst. Walton also held a book-signing for… Read More »

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