Recent Blog Posts
Sharon Towers Park Featured in SouthPark Magazine
As construction on The Deerwood wraps up, attention is turning to the park to be constructed at the corner of Sharon Road and Hazelton Drive. Recently, the two homes formerly on the property were salvaged and removed to be renovated for needy families. Plans for the...
Resident Ellison Clary Runs to Stay Young
Running in one of the nation’s biggest, best-known road races, Sharon Towers resident Ellison Clary did our community proud. The Cooper River Bridge Run Ellison placed 10th among the 51 men ages 75-79 who competed in the Cooper River Bridge Run on April 2 in...
Hospitality & Dining Magazine First Issue Cover Features Sharon Towers Staff
The first issue of a new magazine features Sharon Towers on the cover. The publication’s name reflects the importance of culinary services in the life of our community: Hospitality & Dining Magazine – Enhancing the Senior Living Experience. Renovations and...
COVID-19 Vaccine Update #5: Omicron BA.2 and the Second Booster
Today I am sharing some pertinent information instead of utilizing the Q&A format from previous COVID-19 Vaccine Updates. We are in what feels like a welcome “pause” in the pandemic, but definitely not finished yet. Omicron BA.2 is the predominant variant in the...
Spring Wines and Food a Hit at Pop-Up Wine Tasting Event
As we welcomed back in-house dining and celebrated the coming of warmer weather, our Culinary Services team hosted a pop-up wine tasting event that was sure to awaken the palates of our residents. On the afternoon of February 25, in Allison’s Fine Dining Restaurant,...
Jessica Bourque Nominated for 2022 Charlotte ATHENA Leadership Award for Service
Sharon Towers’ Director of Vitality and Well-Being Jessica Bourque was nominated for the 2022 Charlotte ATHENA Leadership Award for Service at a luncheon March 8 in uptown Charlotte. The nomination recognizes an individual who demonstrates excellence and initiative in...
See a Sneak Peek of the New Kitchen
It's a whole new culinary world with the recently unveiled kitchen at Sharon Towers! Just before opening, our team took it for a test drive with Chef Brady and Milton McGowian. See the video we shot at the link below. See The Video The new kitchen video is available...
Sharon Towers in Top 25 ICAA NuStep Beacon Award List
Sharon Towers is one of 25 U.S. senior living communities listed in the Top 25 ICAA NuStep Beacon Award list. The list honors commitment to wellness as a way of life for residents and staff. Best in Wellness Above all, the name of the prestigious award says it all:...
Meet Chad Lauderbaugh, Sharon Towers’ New Director of Culinary Services
Chad Lauderbaugh has joined the Sharon Towers community as Director of Culinary Services, excited for the opportunity to share his love of food and hospitality. “We all need to eat,” he says. “We all look for the social connection that comes with sharing a meal around...
Model of Our Cottage The Mulberry Is Now Open
Amidst all the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, we’ve managed to carve out some time to make a special home available for preview. A newly renovated model of The Mulberry, Sharon Towers’ beautiful 1,376 square foot cottage home, is now fully furnished,...
Elizabeth Byrd and Milton McGowian Promoted to New Vice President Positions
We are pleased to announce that two beloved Sharon Towers staff members are taking on new roles: Elizabeth Byrd, who has been head administrator for healthcare and assisted living, is now the vice president of health services, and Milton McGowian, who has been...
U.S. News Awards Sharon Towers High Performing Status for Short-Term Rehabilitation
On Thursday, November 11, 2021 U.S. News and World Report published their National 2021-2022 Best Nursing Homes ratings. So, it is with immense pride and excitement that we share the news that Sharon Towers was named among the elite 13% that earned a rating of “High...
"The staff is so caring. They make sure we have social opportunities, even during COVID. They are always looking out for you."
Harry Creemers & Martha Groblewski
"Sharon Towers has it all – friendly residents, caring staff, fine dining, opportunities for vitality and enrichment – and the best location!"
"There’s so much to love here because it’s very homey. I can have privacy in my own apartment and also be with people when I want to."
"I love the location, the congeniality of people, the activities provided. There’s a family atmosphere here and it’s a good feeling."
"I feel secure here. Everyone is so friendly and helpful. I have peace of mind."
"I appreciate the camaraderie among residents and I love the location. It’s within walking distance of so many things. Plus, they allowed me to have my dog, Timber."
"I have never been in a place where people are so welcoming and the SouthPark area is ideal. The classes they offer that keep you alive and well and moving are the best."
"We have a feeling of security, that your children don’t have to be burdened taking care of you. The people here are down-to-earth folks. And someone else does the cooking and cleaning!"
William & Rebecca McNair
"My apartment suits me. I have a balcony that extends the entire length of the apartment. It’s easy to get to know people at Sharon Towers. It’s a good feeling to be here."
"We love our apartment in the South Tower. We like the spaciousness. There’s a Southern charm to Sharon Towers."
Anita & Bill Pangle
"I love my apartment. It has everything I need. It’s attractive, comfortable and updated. The sense of community and the support one receives from staff and residents is so important."
"Everyone is so friendly. The staff does a wonderful job protecting us and entertaining us. Everyone here says that."