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Local Events & Historical Community in Cumberland, Maine

Cumberland, Maine has a fascinating history that is well-preserved by the local community. Incorporated in 1821, one year after Maine officially became a state, Cumberland has long been an agricultural town with an emphasis on small family businesses. This sense of community in Cumberland has never wavered – in fact, the town boasts amazing outdoor […]

Best Walking Guide for Portland, Maine

With limitations still in place due to social distancing, finding activities that are safe and healthy can require some creativity. While you may not be able to check out museums or go out to dinner, there is so much you can do in Portland – all on foot! Walking is an excellent way to get […]

4 Simple Techniques & Tips for Senior Golfers

As you reach retirement, there are few things individuals look forward to more than the freedom to play a round of golf whenever your heart desires. Whether you’re new to the game or have been playing for years, golf is a wonderful, low-impact, and social activity that’s suitable for all ages. Below, we’ve gathered 4 […]

Pets and Independent Retirement Living Residents

At Cumberland Crossing by OceanView, pets are viewed as a welcome family member. We believe that animals provide a significant contribution to enriching the lives of our residents, which is why we are a pet-friendly independent senior living community. There are so many advantages to owning a pet that can be wonderful for one’s health. […]

4 Ways to Make Your New Home Yours at Cumberland Crossing

Active adult retirement communities provide a new found sense of freedom, stress reduction and social opportunity, counter to the common misconception that it means losing your independence. In fact, that couldn’t be farther from reality – it’s truly the opposite! Having a home that fits your lifestyle and is fully maintained so you can focus […]

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 […]

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 […]