Entries by Callie Walker

Beautiful Local Hikes Near Portland, Maine

Now more than ever is the perfect opportunity to get outdoors. With the cold weather finally breaking and six feet of social distancing in our midst, there is no better – or healthier – way to spend your time than by exploring the beautiful trails and mountains of Maine. Below, we tackle some of our […]

How Seniors Can Prepare for Unexpected Health Expenses

As we age, planning for the future becomes more and more important. What this means to each of us can differ depending on the type of retirement you are hoping to enjoy. That said, preparing for potential long-term health costs should be your top priority when it comes to planning for your retirement years.

6 Benefits to Enjoy at Cumberland Crossing

The purpose of our retirement lifestyle at Cumberland Crossing by OceanView is to help you live life to the fullest and be part of an active, engaged community. Why waste time with housekeeping, maintenance or any of the other mundane tasks that come along with homeownership? Let us take care of it for you and […]

Learn About the Cumberland Historical Society

Maine has a rich history, spanning thousands of years into the past. Whether you’re new to the Pine Tree State or simply interested in our unique culture, there is so much to learn. To start, we’ve focused on the place we call home – Cumberland, Maine. The Cumberland Historical Society (CHS) is an incredible local […]

Date Night? 6 Hot Spots to Get Dinner in Portland Maine

With all the incredible dining options cropping up, it’s no wonder Portland has become one of the most notorious foodie cities on the east coast. Whether you’ve craving seafood or pasta, vegetarian or gluten-free, there is truly something for everyone. Don’t miss the hottest restaurants in town – check out our list of recommendations below […]

Idyllic Skiing in the Maine Mountains

When it comes to skiing, whatever your skill level may be, Maine has you covered. Our beautiful state boasts some of the best ski mountains in the East. Whether you’re an expert or beginner, Maine’s mountains offer a variety of exciting trails for you to explore. Home to 18 alpine ski areas, we’ve picked out […]

Social Opportunities at Cumberland Crossing by OceanView Retirement Community

There is truly so much joy and adventure to be had during retirement. Senior living gives you the freedom to enjoy activities, events, exceptional dining, and educational experiences in a unique social setting with individuals who are relishing the same stage of life. There is always something exciting happening in our community at Cumberland Crossing […]

Best Outdoor Recreation Near Portland, Maine

Notorious for its beautiful coast and lush variety of landscapes, every quintessential New England experience you’ve imagined from the sea to the mountains is just a short drive away from the up-and-coming Portland area. Interested in the best outdoor recreation Portland Maine has to offer? Keep reading to learn about our favorite outdoor recreation for […]

Cumberland Crossing Aids in Chebeague & Cumberland Land Trust Protection

Original article sited from the Portland Press Herald Original article published on January 13, 2020 CUMBERLAND — As the Chebeague & Cumberland Land Trust surpasses a 1,000-acre protection benchmark, they are experiencing a particularly busy streak – a fact well-known by Chris Cabot, who was recently hired as the organization’s executive director and first full-time […]