Loomis Communities



From One Pandemic to Another

SOUTH HADLEY — Born just before the deadly Spanish flu began spreading across the globe, Tom McAuley, 103, finds satisfaction in receiving his first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine that could help put an end to the current pandemic.


Applewood Residents Celebrate 19th Amendment Centennial

AMHERST —The Beatles had their “White Album,” but the residents of the Applewood Retirement Community in Amherst may have topped them with their all-white celebration of the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution.


Applewood Artist In Residence

Exploring new passions and activities is important. Read how many Loomis Community residents are finding happiness and satisfaction in retirement.


Senior health and Fitness Day

Residents of this retirement community told 22News this is an important part of their routine, and not just to recognize National Senior Health and Fitness Day.


Reunion Project at Loomis Village

A group of women at Loomis Village in South Hadley took this trip down memory lane as a part of The Reunion Project, a multimedia project by photographer Lora Brody.