CovaBiz Community Awards 2016

Atlantic Shores has been honored with the CoVa BIZ Magazine Community Impact Award, as one of the top 10 local businesses consistently and creatively making an impact in our community by giving back. We’re proud of how our staff and residents share their gifts and talents to make the world a better place through a variety of community…


Unique Ramen Dish

Recipe Fall is a time for warm comfort food. But it doesn’t have to always be heavy. Enjoy a unique Ramen dish from our Executive Chef Bryan Haines and his staff that you can adapt with any ingredients and seasonal vegetables you choose. Warm (and healthy!) for a cool fall day. Pork Broth: 4 oz…

The Pilot

Col. William Jenkins, U.S. Navy

Navy Reserved, National Guard In 1942, WWII was heating up and Bill Jenkins, age 18, was not a man to let a mere 4-F classification stand in the way of his plans to serve in military. “I had decided I wanted to be a Navy pilot,” recalls Jenkins. “So I went to the recruiting station…


Lt. William Stanley Army Air Corps

GROTTAGLIE, ITALY 1944 The Worrybird, a brand new B-24 carrying a rookie crew just out of training, was loaded with bombs and heading for a target in Bucharest, Hungary. In the bombardier’s seat? Second Lieutenant Bill Stanley, a farm boy from Kansas. It was them first of 50 missions he’d fly over Italy, France, Germany,…


Atlantic Shores Retirees Shelter Wayward Wildlife

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – September 26, 2016 — Things are wild at Atlantic Shores, the Neighborhood for 55 and Better in Virginia Beach, Virginia. The 100-acre campus, located just one mile from the Atlantic Ocean shoreline, is providing a coastal refuge for a wide range of wildlife, including wayward Arctic seabirds recently washed inland by a…


Atlantic Shores Retirement Community Wins Top Award at MOCA House of Blues and Brews Competition

November 2, 2015, Virginia Beach, VA — Culinary Honor Continues Tradition of Award-Winning Cuisine for Upscale Retirement Community Atlantic Shores Retirement Community earned the coveted “Best Stew” award at the 7th Annual Virginia MOCA House of Blues and Brews fundraiser on November 1, 2015. Executive Chef Eric Doarnberger, Sous Chef Kelvin Diaz, Food & Beverage Director Richie Cuocco…


Atlantic Shores Retirement Community Partners with Chesapeake Regional Healthcare to Expand Resident Healthcare Options

November 30, 2015, Virginia Beach, VA — In a unique strategic alignment of two local independent organizations, Atlantic Shores Retirement Community in Virginia Beach, and Chesapeake Regional Healthcare (CRH) have joined forces to integrate CRH’s award-winning healthcare services at Atlantic Shores’ Seaside skilled nursing facility, and The Wellness Clinic at Atlantic Shores. The partnership brings…