Press Releases

Below are links to features that have included The Springs Living communities

Lake Oswego Review, July 10, 2015 Introducing The Springs Living Pool Pass

Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation’s VIP Program is a new way to show your support for the important emotional, physical, creative services and facilities the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center provides to the Lake Oswego community.

Our newest partner for our health and wellness initiative, Living Well in LO Powered by Parks & Recreation is The Springs at Carman Oaks. If you become a VIP at the silver level, you are entitled to a VIP Pool Pass and access to The Springs at Carman Oaks pool facility on Tuesdays and Thursdays from noon until 5 p.m. ood and is good for one year after purchase. Read more

The Register-Guard, July 9, 2015 Senior housing project to start construction on Greer Gardens site, Eugene, Oregon

As early as next month, bulldozers and excavators will clear out much of Greer Gardens’ 14-acre wooded site to make way for a new neighbor: a 216-unit senior and assisted living center.

After more than a year navigating Eugene’s land use and zoning process, Greer and The Springs Living applied for building permits this month for 198 of the 216 planned units.

“It’s a next-generation community. It’s going to be a pretty significant venture,” said Fee Stubblefield, CEO of The Springs Living. Read more


Hillsboro Tribune, July 2, 2015 Congresswoman Bonamici discusses trade, education, senior issues with residents of The Springs at Tanasbourne

“There was quite a turnout; a lot of people there,” Bonamici said, adding that the seniors were not solely concerned about issues directly affecting senior citizens.

“They were really interested in a whole range of issues, including education and environmental issues,” she said.

“The Springs at Tanasbourne invited Suzanne, and she likes to meet with seniors when she can to hear about any issues they may be having with Medicare or Social Security,” said Alexandra Gilliland, press secretary for Bonamici. “One of her priorities is ensuring these support systems are protected.” Read more

Lake Oswego Review, June 11, 2015 Business The Springs Living serves seniors farm-to-table fare

The Springs Living is bringing the farm back to senior residents' tables with the help of Sam Currie, the director of culinary services. Read more

The Dalles Chronicle, March 25, 2015 Toni Sly named Executive Director of The Springs at Mill Creek
"Our approach to management requires a deep commitment to the compassionate care of others, a natural ability to sustain relationships, and solid business sense," stated Director of Operations, Jay Leo. "{Toni} has all this and a history of thriving in a variety of environments such as new business startups, nonprofit organizations and established companies." Read more

Medford Mail Tribune, February 14, 2015 She Needed Time to Think After 23 years together, local couple weds on Valentine's day. 

Harriet Ferguson and Jerry Lambo, now in their 70s, have been together since they met in 1992. They've been best friends since the beginning, but it wasn't until recently that Ferguson, who is facing a terminal cancer diagnosis, proposed to Lambo. Read more

Strategize Magazine, Winter 2014 issue: The Springs Living creates better senior communities for aging population (see pages 48-49)

Fee Stubblefield explains why he built his first senior living community and how and why he continues to develop caring places to live and work.

Portland Family Magazine, Love The Second Time Around, December 2015

Two people meet at The Springs at Carman Oaks, and find a second chance at love and living life to its fullest.

Empower Radio, Simple Steps for Real Life interview with Fee Stubblefield, October 2014

Does your mom or dad realize they need help but you don't know what is available let alone what's important in considering their care? Do you watch your elders age and hope (and pray) that when you get to that age you'll live with dignity? In this show Cheryl welcomes Fee Stubblefield, Founder of The Springs Living. Listen to the show.

Lake Oswego, Oregon August 27, 2014, Lake Oswego Review - The Springs Completes Major Facelift

The Springs Living, a locally owned and operated senior housing company, unveiled its newly renovated property, The Springs at Carman Oaks, recently.

The project, with oversight from Todd Construction, combined the comfort and convenience of a resort with the friendliness of an old-fashioned neighborhood, turning senior living into a resort-like experience.

The newly renovated property includes a swimming pool and spa, outdoor gardens featuring rose, herb and vegetable patches, an onsite pub, wellness and fitness areas and a theater. A new deck with covered seating, fireplace and grill area has easy access to and from the dining area.

The Springs at Carman Oaks is located at 3800 Carman Drive in Lake Oswego.

Environments for Aging - The Springs at Carman Oaks Unveils Completed Renovation Project

The Springs Living has unveiled its newly renovated property in the Lake Oswego, Ore., neighborhood.

The project at The Springs at Carman Oaks, with oversight from Todd Construction, combines the comfort and convenience of a resort with the friendliness of an old-fashioned neighborhood, turning senior living into a resort-like experience.

Highlights of the remodel include a renovated restaurant-style dining area with new ceiling and custom lighting; a new deck with covered seating, fireplace, grilling area, and easy access to and from the dining area; and a new reception and office area, including a center fireplace.

Whitefish, MT August 6, 2014
Earliest Whitefish High School alumni attend All Class Reunion. Read article.

Portland, OR (PRWEB) July 08, 2014
The Springs Living, a locally owned and operated senior housing company, announces the hire of Laura Larson as the Community Operations Director.

KOBI 5 June 24, 2014: Medford, Ore. Two Medford retirement communities now have new owners.

Medford, Ore. -- Two Medford retirement communities now have new owners.

Mcminnville-based "Springs Living" bought Veranda Park and Anna Maria Creekside for $51.1-million.

Fee Stubblefield, the owner of "Springs Living," says some changes will be made but he hopes to keep the culture of the communities intact "The changes that are going to happen here are going to be additive and enhancing, and are going to create a better quality of life for the residents."

"Springs Living" will take over management and operations of both complexes on July first.

Register Guard June 8, 2014: Plans for The Springs Living community in Eugene

The owner of Greer Gardens and The Springs Living have proposed to build a senior living community on what is now the Greer Gardens nursery of Goodpasture Island Road in Eugene, Oregon.

KATU TV Nov 15, 2013: Veteran's Day entertainment at The Springs at Carman Oaks with WWII female singers' records and story-telling

Wilsonville Spokesman Oct 2, 2013: 93-year old Buck Buckmaster relives flight as a cadet airman

Oregon Live- Loving Couples at The Springs at Clackamas Woods- Feb 3, 2013

Oregon Live: Fine Dining Rates High at The Springs at Tanasbourne, Nov 4, 2012

Press Release:  David MacVicar joins The Springs Living as CEO

Press Release:  The Springs Living enters into agreement with Grayco, LLC

The Springs TV, Segment 1 March 23, 2011

The Springs TV, Segment 2 April 4, 2011

OregonLive: A community that's homey, with a cruise-ship twist

Washington County Weekly: Aging in Style