Five Star Senior Living Has Seven Communities Compete in “A Taste of Senior Living” in Clarksville, Maryland

NEWTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Five Star Quality Care, Inc. (Nasdaq: FVE), one of the nation’s leading
senior living and healthcare services providers which does business
under the name “Five Star Senior Living”, today announced that seven
communities participated at “A Taste of Senior Living” in Clarksville,

The Lifespan Network invited Senior Living communities to feature dishes
served to residents and a panel of judges critiqued the entrants based
upon taste, texture and appearance. Somerford Place Columbia won the
Silver Spoon award for their Nutella Nutro ice cream served on a
shortbread spoon. Aspenwood won first place for best entrée with their
Herb crusted Beef Tenderloin with Demi Glaze. Heartlands at Severna Park
won second place for the people’s choice award with a Savory Smoked BBQ
Pork with Blackened Baby Corn and Smoked Gouda Macaroni and Cheese with
Bacon. Somerford Place of Annapolis, Somerford House & Place of
Hagerstown, Somerford Place Frederick and Five Star Premier Residences
of Chevy Chase also competed.

“I am so proud of all seven communities for representing Five Star with
delicious food and incredible displays. Five Star Senior Living is
committed to providing residents with quality food that is both
nutritious and appetizing,” commented Mary Ellen Greenfield, Director of
Dining Services of Five Star Senior Living.

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About Five Star Senior Living

Five Star Senior Living operates over 270 Independent Living, Assisted
Living, Alzheimer’s/Memory Care, and Healthcare Centers with Skilled
Nursing & Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Retirement Communities
across the country. Five Star is headquartered in Newton, Massachusetts.


Five Star Quality Care, Inc.
Rob Poyas, 617-796-8266
President, Sales & Marketing