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Marion and Gustave Ring, for whom our community is named, enjoyed a vibrant and pleasurable retirement, and so will you, living at Ring House.

We Are Blessed - Link to videoWe Are Blessed: In our beautiful video, set to the upbeat music of Jewish rocker Rick Recht, members of the campus community describe the ways in which Charles E. Smith Life Communities is blessed. Feel the warmth!

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Studio Apartment, $1,417–$1,798/month — depending on qualifications. Call 301.816.5012.

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2016. March 29. Friedlander announcementThe Board of Governors and Senior Management of Charles E. Smith Life Communities, along with the generations of residents and families who have benefitted from the vision, commitment, and generosity of Stephen H. Friedlander, join with his family, wife Arlene, children Andy and Jillian, and their spouses and children, in mourning the loss of Steve Friedlander on March 27, 2016. Read more.


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