former Holiday Inn on Reynolds Road in south Toledo is back up and running, now
as a senior center and living facility.
40 people are living at the Genesis Village right now, with 55 to 60 in the
process of moving in. Officials say by the end of the year 180 people will be
center features a workout room, a movie theatre and a pool.
"The goal is twofold. To get residents
socialize instead of being isolated and also to give them meaning and purpose,"
said owner and CEO Jim Oedy. "It just a great idea for seniors, it was a great
idea for south Toledo."
"It's like coming to a home to a big family,
that's all I can say, it's wonderful," said Ruth Vogelbacher.