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CSL Spotlight Resident, Jean Malamud

Resident Spotlight - Jean Malamud

Meet Carlton Senior Living spotlight resident, Jean Malamud – Jean was born in San Diego to parents Sydney and Zelma. Her father was a printer, and print shop owner, who created, among other things, business cards and wedding announcements. Her mother was a bookkeeper, who in fact had to pretend she was older in order to get the job. Jean’s parents were also survivors of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fires that leveled the city. Jean has one sister, Ellen, who currently lives in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. She recalls fondly that during the period in time of her high school education, she was “lousy at sports,” and it was unu …


by Eric Demuth

Carlton Senior Living Davis, Resident Spotlight

Elk Grove Hiring Event

Elk Grove Hiring Event

We’d love for you to join us for our Elk Grove hiring event. Wednesday, May 16th 10:30AM to 1:30PM and 2:30PM to 5:30PM Carlton Senior Living Elk Grove 6915 Elk Grove Blvd. Elk Grove, CA 95758 Location Details Walk-In interviews will be conducted. Come see our beautiful community and learn about employment opportunities. Refreshments will be provided. It takes a special group of employees to help our senior residents live their lives to the fullest, surrounded by love, kindness and care. We believe happy employees help to ensure happy residents, and that’s why we take great care in recruiting, training and retaining people who embrace and emb …


by Denee Naro

Carlton Associates & Career News, Carlton Senior Living Davis

Davis Hiring Event

Davis Hiring Event

We’d love for you to join us for our Davis hiring event. Tuesday, May 22nd  10AM to 12PM and 3PM to 5PM Carlton Senior Living Davis 2726 5th Street Davis, CA 95618 Location Details Walk-In interviews will be conducted. Come see our beautiful community and learn about employment opportunities. Refreshments will be provided. It takes a special group of employees to help our senior residents live their lives to the fullest, surrounded by love, kindness and care. We believe happy employees help to ensure happy residents, and that’s why we take great care in recruiting, training and retaining people who embrace and embody our unique “culture of ca …


by Denee Naro

Carlton Associates & Career News, Carlton Senior Living Davis

CSL Spotlight Resident, Peg Arz

Resident Spotlight - Peg Arz

Meet Carlton Senior Living spotlight resident, Peg Arz – Peg was born on February 11, 1923 in Buffalo, New York, to parents John and Margaret. Her dad served in the US Navy, and her mother raised her and her three brothers. Her father passed when she was a young age. Peg fondly recalls her relationships with her brothers. One entered seminary school at the young age of twelve and eventually became an Army Chaplain. Another brother would treat her to shows and take her out, and once bought her a stylish pair of white gloves to wear. From Buffalo, Peg moved to nearby Orchard Park, where she attended eight years of Catholic school. She recalls h …


by Eric Demuth

Carlton Senior Living Davis, Resident Spotlight

Serve It Up with Chef Andrew: Spinach & White Bean Artichoke Dip

Did you know that today is National Artichoke Hearts day? It was surprising for us to learn the health benefits of artichokes; they are an excellent source of dietary fiber, magnesium, and minerals. The fiber intake from eating artichokes can help to lower blood sugar and blood pressure levels ultimately helping to prevent inflammation and protect your heart health. Cynarin can be found in artichokes and is responsible for giving you that sweet taste when you eat one but also helps to increase the bile production in our livers and rids the cholesterol from our bodies. To celebrate today Chef Andrew Moret from Carlton Senior Living Davis has e …


by Jessica Beck

Carlton Senior Living Davis, Recipes, Senior Health & Wellness

Serve It Up with Chef Andrew

Did you know that today is National Meatball day? Meatballs are a mystery regarding who and how they were created. According to some, the meatball could have originated in Persia where it was speculated that the need to do something with leftover meat led to a dish called “kofta.” From Persia it is thought that the meatball phenomenon spread throughout the Middle East and hence to China. For us today, there are more meatball recipes than anyone can keep track of, but with a multitude of options comes vast flavor possibilities! Our very own Chef Andrew Moret from Carlton Senior Living Davis shares with us a Greek Lamb Meatball recipe that is a …


by Jessica Beck

Carlton Senior Living Davis, Community News, Recipes

Resident Spotlight - Richard Schwab

Meet Carlton Senior Living’s spotlight resident, Richard Schwab – Richard was born to parents Phillip Edgar Schwab and mother Ruth Narum on September 12, 1927, in Little Falls, Minnesota, the same town where the historic aviator Charles Lindbergh was raised. Richard’s father worked hatching chickens, and his mother was a schoolteacher and office worker. Richard had three brothers, and describes his brother Phillip as his closest friend and comrade. Richard says they had such similar life experiences, thoughts, and says, “how lucky could I be to be born into the same family!?” Richard and his family lived in various places in Minnesota, and he …


by Denee Naro

Carlton Senior Living Davis, Resident Spotlight

Sacramento Region Hiring Event

We’d love for you to join us for our Sacramento region hiring event. Tuesday, January 30th  10AM to 12PM and 3PM to 5PM Sacramento – 1075 Fulton Ave., Sacramento 95825 Davis – 2726 5th Street, Davis 95618 Elk Grove – 6915 Elk Grove Blvd., Elk Grove 95758 Come learn about employment opportunities at your preferred community listed above.    It takes a special group of employees to help our senior residents live their lives to the fullest, surrounded by love, kindness and care. We believe happy employees help to ensure happy residents, and that’s why we take great care in recruiting, training and retaining people who embrace and embody our …


by Denee Naro

Carlton Associates & Career News, Carlton Senior Living Davis, Carlton Senior Living Elk Grove, Carlton Senior Living Sacramento

CSL Spotlight Resident, Al Livingston

Resident Spotlight - Al Livingston

Meet Carlton Senior Living spotlight resident, Al Livingston – Al was born in 1929 in the beautiful and vibrant city of New Orleans, Louisiana. His father and mother were from California but his grandmother lived in New Orleans. His mother wanted to be near her during the pregnancy and remained there for seven weeks after he was born, before Al and his folks moved back to Los Angeles. His father worked as an exporter of batteries and their components and his mother had worked as a stenographer before becoming a housewife while raising Al. Al spent his career as the Deputy Director of the Department of Motor Vehicles, based out of Sacramento. …


by Denee Naro

Carlton Senior Living Davis, Resident Spotlight

Resident Spotlight - Betty Telesford

Meet Carlton Senior Living spotlight resident, Betty Telesford – Betty Spears Telesford was born in Charleston, West Virginia to parents Russell Wellington and Catherine Gallion. Her mother was an elementary school teacher until her marriage. Her father taught French in a segregated school until the Great Depression led to the loss of his job. Realizing the need to persevere, he learned the trade of bricklaying, which helped guide him through many tough times as munitions plants were needing constructing. At this time, these trade jobs were majority union and black workers were not union-eligible. Betty’s father, along with several other trad …


by Denee Naro

Carlton Senior Living Davis, Resident Spotlight

CSL spotlight resident, Ken Freeman

Resident Spotlight - Ken Freeman

Meet Ken Freeman, Carlton Senior Living’s spotlight resident – Kenneth G. Freeman was born to parents Virginia and Frank on March 18, 1925, in Sandpoint, Idaho, a small community on the shores of Lake Pend Oreille. His mother and father both managed restaurants, and in those times, there rarely were specialty restaurants, and they “just served everything.” In 1941, he and his parents moved to San Francisco, to manage another restaurant. Unfortunately, during this time, Ken’s father died in a partial building collapse. His mother remarried several times, ever searching for the qualities of Ken’s father in others. Enrolling in Loyola Marymount …


by Jonita Dixon

Carlton Senior Living Davis, Resident Spotlight

Meet spotlight resident, Marion Small!

Resident Spotlight - Marion Small

Meet Marion Small, Carlton Senior Living’s spotlight resident – Marion was born in the Central Valley city of Modesto, California in 1924. Her father had many different jobs including driving buses for the local school system. When Marion was about seven years old, she and her family moved to the San Francisco Bay Area and settled in Oakland. Soon after, they welcomed her sister, Janet, into the family. Throughout her life, Marion has been very fortunate to have had the opportunity to travel throughout Europe, and recalls traveling by plane, train and automobile, and seeing many of the museums, architecture, and being immersed in the history …


by Jonita Dixon

Carlton Senior Living Davis, Resident Spotlight