July 2018 Newsletter Trivia, Classic Cars & New Golf Carts

Additional Contributor Mary Prendergast Photo’s by John Hardy Upcoming July 7th, “Team Trivia Night,” is back….so here is a practice question: “The Corvette’s Car Name” is based upon what?”  The Corvette was named after a small, speedy class of ships called the Corvette.  Myron Scott, chief photographer for GM, came up with the name and was … Read More

The Best Golf Warm Up Exercises

It’s a beautiful day for a round of golf, so you grab your clubs, drive to the course, take a few practice swings, and head to the first tee. Are you forgetting something? Those practice swings aren’t exactly a golf warm up, and you’re going to need one at any age. A round of golf … Read More

Meetings Happening at Westlake!

Have you met Zap, Reilly, Amber, Barney, Lexie, Quincy, Chi Chi, Stella, Naomi, Bailey or Lucy?  How about Coach, Piper, Jack, Pinot, Casey, Molly, Sophie, Tallulah, Abbie or Jeter?  Not yet?  Then you haven’t become acquainted with some of the cutest and most lovable members of the many families living at Westlake!  No matter the … Read More

When you think Spring, But It’s Still Raining…

It’s truly here…no kidding!  Spring has sprung!  The Calendar said so!  No worries, Westlake Golf and Country Club is gearing up for many enjoyable day and evening events! Have you used our new Westlake Fast Links!  Big thanks to Linda Caristo, Bob Greco, Rich Fontana, Steve Hodges and Steve Kelsky for this wonderful upgrade to … Read More

The Latest and Greatest Home Décor Ideas

Decorating a home is a work in progress. It becomes even more of a process in retirement, when lifestyles and requirements change. Even if you hire an interior designer to finesse each room with signature decorating styles, your space inevitably transforms over time as you add sentimental pieces, family heirlooms, and collectibles from recent travels … Read More

March Madness Comes to Westlake Golf & Country Club!

Yes, we are certainly Marching into this Mad Month hoping the arrival of Spring will happen soon!!!  As daylight savings time begins, Westlake Golf & Country Golf Club is in preparation for opening day.  Our Golf Pro, Kevin Maciorowski, apprises members of the improvements taking place, such as tree removal and pruning, an improved practice … Read More

Buying a House at 55 Years Old

Buying a home can be exciting and scary no matter what stage of life you’re in. But many seniors 55 and older see huge benefits downsizing from their family home and moving to active senior living communities. If you’re considering buying a house at 55 years are older, here are a few tips to help … Read More

The Importance of the Cat Nap

Ah, sleep…There’s nothing quite like cozying up under the covers for some shuteye after a long day. But the truth is, you should be seeking slumber during the daytime as well. Are you taking advantage of a cat nap or two during the day? If not, you’re seriously missing out. Not only is napping a … Read More

What’s in the Color Red!

An interesting article in the New York Times entitled, “How Do We See Red? Count the Ways,” seems appropriate for February’s Newsletter.  The author, Natalie Angier, reminisces that “Valentine’s Day is nearly upon us, that sweet Hallmark holiday when you can have anything your heart desires, so long as it’s red.  Red roses, red nighties, … Read More