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MLive.com
Flint's MTA general manager nominated for White House awardFLINT, MI -- Genesee County's Mass Transportation Authority General Manager/CEO
Flint's MTA general manager nominated for White House award
MLive.com / Posted 22 hours ago
FLINT, MI -- Genesee County's Mass Transportation Authority General Manager/CEO has been nominated for a White House award. Ed Benning has been nominated for this year's White House Transportation Champions of Change Award in the category of "Beyond... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Tai Chi improves balance, prevents falls, Maine pilot project showsBANGOR, Maine — Right fist clenched for strength, left palm open in friendship.
Tai Chi improves balance, prevents falls, Maine pilot project shows
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
BANGOR, Maine — Right fist clenched for strength, left palm open in friendship. The traditional Wushu salutation signaled the beginning of a recent Tai Chi class at Bangor Waterfront Park and the end of two-year pilot project to assess Tai Chi’s... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
United Way lends a helping handNearly 100 volunteers went out into the community to provide yard maintenance,
United Way lends a helping hand
Tribune Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Nearly 100 volunteers went out into the community to provide yard maintenance, landscaping work and property cleanups for local seniors. Julianna Marsco, resource development and marketing manager of United Way, said through a partnership with Area... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Area Agency on Aging offers Medicare presentationsThe Golden Crescent Area Agency on Aging will host presentations for Medicare b
Area Agency on Aging offers Medicare presentations
The Victoria Advocate / Posted yesterday
The Golden Crescent Area Agency on Aging will host presentations for Medicare beneficiaries at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Victoria Senior Center, 4009 Halsey St., and at 11 a.m. Sept. 4 at the Victoria Senior Center, 603 E. Murray St. The events will... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford Community BriefsTo submit an item to Community Briefs, email localnews@scni.com with “Community
Stamford Community Briefs
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
To submit an item to Community Briefs, email localnews@scni.com with “Community Brief” in the subject line, or call (203) 964-2258. More showings of Stamford documentary Due to continued interest and enthusiasm from the Stamford community, The... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Schuylkill County releases ‘Friendly’ reportSchuylkill County Controller Christy D. Joy released the 2014 Friendly Understa
Schuylkill County releases ‘Friendly’ report
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
Schuylkill County Controller Christy D. Joy released the 2014 Friendly Understandable Financial Statement on Aug. 4. The information comes from the 100-page Comprehensive Annual Financial Report. The Friendly Understandable Financial Statement... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
EventsWarren Rotary Club, second floor, Conewango Men's Club, Market St., Warren, noo
Events
Warren Times Observer / Posted 2 days ago
Warren Rotary Club, second floor, Conewango Men's Club, Market St., Warren, noon. Warren County Historical Society, 210 Fourth Ave., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Kiwanis Club, Jefferson DeFrees Family Center, 12:10 p.m. Senior Citizens, free help with... Read more
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York Daily Record
York County to hold career fair on Sept. 2York County Emergency Services/911 and York County Clerk of Courts are among tw
York County to hold career fair on Sept. 2
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
York County Emergency Services/911 and York County Clerk of Courts are among two county departments whose representatives will be available to talk to job applicants at the York County Career Fair from noon to 6 p.m. on Sept. 2. The county is... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsUpcoming Falls Active Adult Center:lunch and learn, Wednesday, 12:15 p.m.; cra
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Upcoming Falls Active Adult Center:lunch and learn, Wednesday, 12:15 p.m.; craft fair, Sept. 19; Hunterdon Hills Playhouse trip, Oct. 6, $82; American Music Theater trip “Deck the Halls,” Nov. 18, $98; Wii bowling with Tunkhannock center,Mondays,... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Lawmaker to again propose state elderly departmentIn November 2014, voters rejected constitutional amendments posed by the Napole
Lawmaker to again propose state elderly department
The Houma Courier / Posted 4 days ago
In November 2014, voters rejected constitutional amendments posed by the Napoleonville Republican that would have created such a department. Currently, the needs of Louisiana’s more than 800,000 senior citizens are handled by the Governor’s Office of... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Lawmaker to again propose state elderly departmentIn November 2014, voters rejected constitutional amendments posed by the Napole
Lawmaker to again propose state elderly department
The Daily Comet / Posted 4 days ago
In November 2014, voters rejected constitutional amendments posed by the Napoleonville Republican that would have created such a department. Currently, the needs of Louisiana’s more than 800,000 senior citizens are handled by the Governor’s Office of... Read more
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Washington Post
Prince William County news in briefAbsentee voting deadlines set for November election In-person absentee voting
Prince William County news in brief
Washington Post / Posted 5 days ago
Absentee voting deadlines set for November election In-person absentee voting for the Nov. 3 election will be available Sept. 18 through Oct. 31 at polling centers across the county, including the McCoart Administration Building, 1 County Complex... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Bulletin BoardANNOUNCE YOUR EVENTS Do you have something to announce? If your club, church
Bulletin Board
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 5 days ago
ANNOUNCE YOUR EVENTS Do you have something to announce? If your club, church or other organization is planning a meeting, fundraiser, festival or other special event, let your neighbors know! Send information to the Tri-County Citizen, P.O. Box... Read more
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The Morning Call
Woman with cerebral palsy miffed at lengthy delay in getting home careAfter her government-funded home care aide quit a few years ago, Diane Silviott
Woman with cerebral palsy miffed at lengthy delay in getting home care
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
After her government-funded home care aide quit a few years ago, Diane Silviotti decided to try living without that assistance. She has cerebral palsy so it wasn't easy. She got by but this spring decided she again needed an aide. Silviotti, 62, of... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Local seniors plan busy weekMACA Building 927-6607: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday: cards, games; lunch, noo
Local seniors plan busy week
Warren Times Observer / Posted 6 days ago
MACA Building 927-6607: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday: cards, games; lunch, noon. Endeavor Township Building 463-7774: Monday, Tuesday, Friday: cards, games; lunch, noon; bingo Friday. Sheffield Pickering St. 968-5667 Monday: blood sugar... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
CIAA hits the fairway for golf benefitBARTONVILLE, Ill. -- The Central Illinois Agency on Aging hit the fairways toda
CIAA hits the fairway for golf benefit
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 6 days ago
BARTONVILLE, Ill. -- The Central Illinois Agency on Aging hit the fairways today to raise money. The golf benefit was held at Coyote Creek Golf Course in Bartonville. Foursomes came together for a scramble to help raise money and there was also a... Read more
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WTVY Dothan
SARCOA Assists Seniors with Medicare Enrollmentprescription SARCOA 200x120 Senior citizens are getting a helping hand with Me
SARCOA Assists Seniors with Medicare Enrollment
WTVY Dothan / Posted 6 days ago
prescription SARCOA 200x120 Senior citizens are getting a helping hand with Medicare enrollment. The SARCOA Area Agency on Aging is traveling throughout the Wiregrass to senior centers to provide step-by-step guidance on Medicare and Supplemental... Read more
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Times News
Carbon aging agency director gone from positionLongtime Carbon County Area Agency on Aging administrator Cheri Santore no long
Carbon aging agency director gone from position
Times News / Posted 7 days ago
Longtime Carbon County Area Agency on Aging administrator Cheri Santore no longer holds that position as of Aug. 14. County commissioners on Thursday accepted a personnel report that lists Santore under “employment separations.” Asked for more... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Commission to hold Monday morning meetingThe Barton County Commission will meet at 9 a.m. Monday at the Barton County Co
Commission to hold Monday morning meeting
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
The Barton County Commission will meet at 9 a.m. Monday at the Barton County Courthouse, 1400 Main in Great Bend. The agenda includes a United Way of Central Kansas Pacesetter designation and a SouthWest Kansas Area Agency on Aging Board... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsUpcoming Equinunk Historical Society:meeting, Saturday, noon, 1972 Pine Mill R
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Upcoming Equinunk Historical Society:meeting, Saturday, noon, 1972 Pine Mill Rd., Equinunk. 570-224-6722. Falls Active Adult Center:lunch and learn, Wednesday, 12:15 p.m.; craft fair, Sept. 19; Hunterdon Hills Playhouse trip, Oct. 6, $82; American... Read more
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Daily Press
Christopher Newport University students volunteer for 'Day One of Service'NEWPORT NEWS — Kelsey Schnoebelen dipped her paint roller into a tray of primer
Christopher Newport University students volunteer for 'Day One of Service'
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS — Kelsey Schnoebelen dipped her paint roller into a tray of primer, having nearly completed the wall at the YMCA near the James River Bridge in Newport News. She just moved onto campus at Christopher Newport University and thought it was... Read more
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Mt. Pleasant News
Seniors could be recognized with certificate from Gov. BranstadMilestones Area Agency on Aging is reaching out to Iowa residents who may be, o
Seniors could be recognized with certificate from Gov. Branstad
Mt. Pleasant News / Posted 8 days ago
Milestones Area Agency on Aging is reaching out to Iowa residents who may be, or know someone, who is 100 years old or older and who would like to be recognized with a certificate from Iowa Governor Terry Branstad. Iowa residents who turned 100... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
AgendaJACKSON-MILTON BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 6 p.m. today at the high school caf
Agenda
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
JACKSON-MILTON BOARD OF EDUCATION will meet 6 p.m. today at the high school cafetorium. NEWTON TOWNSHIP CEMETERY ASSOCIATION will meet 6 p.m. today at the township hall. LORDSTOWN BOARD OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS will meet 4 p.m. today at village municipal... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
Caregiver workshop provides insights into dementiaSWARTZ CREEK – The Swartz Creek Area Senior Citizen Center will host a day of e
Caregiver workshop provides insights into dementia
Swartz Creek View / Posted 8 days ago
SWARTZ CREEK – The Swartz Creek Area Senior Citizen Center will host a day of educational events focusing on caring for persons with dementia. The event is divided into two sessions, from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 11. Both... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsTobyhanna Army Depot: retiree get-together, 8 a.m.,Perkins Restaurant & Bakery
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Tobyhanna Army Depot: retiree get-together, 8 a.m.,Perkins Restaurant & Bakery, Route 315, Pittston. 570-287-9093 or 570-239-1682. Abington Senior Community Center:Wellness Day, today, 10 a.m. to noon; Growing Stronger, Tuesdays and Thursdays... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
EventsWarren Rotary Club, second floor, Conewango Men's Club, Market St., Warren, noo
Events
Warren Times Observer / Posted 9 days ago
Warren Rotary Club, second floor, Conewango Men's Club, Market St., Warren, noon. Warren County Historical Society, 210 Fourth Ave., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Kiwanis Club, Jefferson DeFrees Family Center, 12:10 p.m. Senior Citizens, free help with... Read more
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Freeman journal
A nutritious meal and friendly fellowshipHead Cook Bea Napier arrives early every morning to put the kettles on in prepa
A nutritious meal and friendly fellowship
Freeman journal / Posted 9 days ago
Head Cook Bea Napier arrives early every morning to put the kettles on in preparation for the daily Congregate Meal that is served Monday through Friday at the Webster City Senior Center. Site Director Jan Green does a final tally of the confirmed... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Gerald G. ‘Jerry’ DummBorn Dec. 23, 1933, in Fermanagh Township, he was the son of the late Alexander
Gerald G. ‘Jerry’ Dumm
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Born Dec. 23, 1933, in Fermanagh Township, he was the son of the late Alexander and Clarabelle (Peck) Dumm. Along with his parents, Gerald was preceded in death by his brother, Gene Dumm. Gerald is survived by: his loving... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
13 News investigates family's concerns over loved one's treatment at South Point nursing homeWhen Cathy Curtis and her family went to visit her mother Elsie Long this weeke
13 News investigates family's concerns over loved one's treatment at South Point nursing home
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 10 days ago
When Cathy Curtis and her family went to visit her mother Elsie Long this weekend at the River's Bend Health Care facility in South Point, they recorded a conversation with the nursing supervisor over the lack of air conditioning. Q: "What is the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hazleton Active Adult CenterThe is accepting donations for their flea market scheduled for Sept. 12 and 13
Hazleton Active Adult Center
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
The is accepting donations for their flea market scheduled for Sept. 12 and 13. Monthly activities Activities for August at the include: Aug. 3— AARP Safe Drivers Refresher Course, $15 for... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsUniversity of Scranton Women’s Entrepreneurship Center and Small Business Devel
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
University of Scranton Women’s Entrepreneurship Center and Small Business Development Center:Coffee and Confidence information session, 9:30 a.m., Brennan Hall, free. Email fran cene.dudziec@scranton.edu. 570-941-4168. Marywood University: Transfer... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Week of activities marks 40 years serving seniorsDirector Cynthia Mills, center, and others look over a photo of the Senior Citi
Week of activities marks 40 years serving seniors
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
Director Cynthia Mills, center, and others look over a photo of the Senior Citizens Merrymakers Orchestra at the Heritage Center's 40th anniversary open house Friday. (Sara Waite / Sterling Journal-Advocate) The Logan County Heritage Center was... Read more
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The Alpena News
Caregivers program helps family membersIf you or someone you know is caring for a relative with dementia, the Creating
Caregivers program helps family members
The Alpena News / Posted 11 days ago
If you or someone you know is caring for a relative with dementia, the Creating Confident Caregivers Program is available to help you better understand the condition and how to best interact to behaviors to reduce confusion. "Family caregivers are a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Happenings, August 5Conyngham ■Christ Church United Church of Christ, 460 Main St., Conyngham, wil
Happenings, August 5
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
Conyngham ■Christ Church United Church of Christ, 460 Main St., Conyngham, will hold its annual peach social Aug. 28 from 4 to 7 p.m. in Smith Hall. The menu will include a choice of beef or pork barbecue, apple sauce, chips, pickles, ice cream and... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Bulletin BoardANNOUNCE YOUR EVENTS Do you have something to announce? If your club, church
Bulletin Board
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
ANNOUNCE YOUR EVENTS Do you have something to announce? If your club, church or other organization is planning a meeting, fundraiser, festival or other special event, let your neighbors know! Send information to the Tri-County Citizen, P.O. Box... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Happenings, Aug. 7Conyngham ■ The Conyngham Valley Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesda
Happenings, Aug. 7
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
Conyngham ■ The Conyngham Valley Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Conyngham Borough Building. The museum is located at 470 Main St., Conyngham, and is open Fridays from 6 to 8 p.m. and Saturdays from 1 to 4 p.m. Visits to the... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Survey says: Broomfield quality of life A-OKSee the survey results There's no doubt residents love Broomfield, based on re
Survey says: Broomfield quality of life A-OK
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 14 days ago
See the survey results There's no doubt residents love Broomfield, based on results from this year's Citizens Survey. A draft of the survey results were exceptionally favorable to Broomfield's amenities and offerings, such as quality of parks, open... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford community briefsTo submit an item to Community Briefs, email localnews@scni.com with “Community
Stamford community briefs
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
To submit an item to Community Briefs, email localnews@scni.com with “Community Brief” in the subject line, or call (203) 964-2258. Polish Harvest Festival The event will feature Polish food and beer, children’s games, music, dancing, vendors and... Read more
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Mt. Pleasant News
Vendor deadline fast approaching for 60+ Lifestyles ExpoThe second annual 60+ Lifestyles Expo is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., W
Vendor deadline fast approaching for 60+ Lifestyles Expo
Mt. Pleasant News / Posted 15 days ago
The second annual 60+ Lifestyles Expo is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 16, at Westland Mall, 550 S. Gear Ave., in West Burlington. Organizers Milestones Area Agency on Aging and Great River Health Systems are seeking ...... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Luzerne councilman seeks election board minutesWILKES-BARRE — The county election board can’t find all its minutes from the pa
Luzerne councilman seeks election board minutes
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
WILKES-BARRE — The county election board can’t find all its minutes from the past four years. That fact is one of the concerns Stephen J. Urban mentioned when he brought up a resolution at Tuesday’s council meeting to repeal a 2012 ordinance that... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford Community BriefsTo submit an item to Community Briefs, e-mail localnews@scni.com with “Communit
Stamford Community Briefs
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
To submit an item to Community Briefs, e-mail localnews@scni.com with “Community Brief” in the subject line, or call (203) 964-2258. Church tag sale Last showing of Stamford documentary In addition, the documentary is now available on DVD through... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Fraud alert: We buy homes signs can be misleadingThese scammers send postcards and put out signs proclaiming, “We buy homes!” Bu
Fraud alert: We buy homes signs can be misleading
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 16 days ago
These scammers send postcards and put out signs proclaiming, “We buy homes!” But rather than buying houses as advertised, most of these companies will try to convince you to sign over control of your home. The company then leases the property out to... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Abilene agencies need fans to prevent elderly heat exhaustionSeveral Abilene organizations are collaborating for a cause to keep elderly peo
Abilene agencies need fans to prevent elderly heat exhaustion
KTXS Abilene / Posted 16 days ago
Several Abilene organizations are collaborating for a cause to keep elderly people safe during the extreme heat. West Central Texas area Agency on Aging, Aging & Disability Resource Center, and Adult Protective services held a conference Tuesday... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
"Lunch and Learn" event to be held at Oasis Senior Center in LincolnLINCOLN - The Area Agency on Aging for Lincolnland is teaming up with Senior Ci
"Lunch and Learn" event to be held at Oasis Senior Center in Lincoln
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 17 days ago
LINCOLN - The Area Agency on Aging for Lincolnland is teaming up with Senior Citizens of Logan County to present its quarterly "Lunch and Learn" event on August 26. This event will be held at the Oasis Senior Center in Lincoln starting at 12:00 p.m.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsLackawanna Heritage Valley Education Alliance:meeting, 2 p.m., LHV Headquarters
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
Lackawanna Heritage Valley Education Alliance:meeting, 2 p.m., LHV Headquarters, 213 S. Seventh Ave. 570-963-6730, ext. 8200. Lackawanna College School of Petroleum & Natural Gas:information session for prospective students, 6 p.m., Route 848, New... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Guardians for adults given new trainingSee video, search an interactive database and read more about a guardian system
Guardians for adults given new training
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
See video, search an interactive database and read more about a guardian system that even judges agree is broken. Health Headlines Kim Kelly’s adult son is so profoundly disabled that she must dress, feed and care for him much as she would a... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Local volunteers help seniors in Northwest Colorado navigate MedicareWhen Gordon Jones tried to sign up for Medicare at age 65, he found the process
Local volunteers help seniors in Northwest Colorado navigate Medicare
Craig Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
When Gordon Jones tried to sign up for Medicare at age 65, he found the process difficult. "I found it very confusing," Jones said. "It doesn’t matter how smart somebody is, you’re still going to be confused by the Medicare signup." Once he was... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Alzheimer’s Community Team offers fitness and creativity for seniors and caregiversFunded by a grant from ACT on Alzheimer's Minnesota, the Marshall Alzheimer's C
Alzheimer’s Community Team offers fitness and creativity for seniors and caregivers
Marshall Independent / Posted 20 days ago
Funded by a grant from ACT on Alzheimer's Minnesota, the Marshall Alzheimer's Community Team will provide monthly fitness and creative activities at the YMCA. The program also offers time for caregivers to take a personal break. Classes will be held... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and eventsBreastfeeding at Work Awareness: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., 2 West Conference Center, Co
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
Breastfeeding at Work Awareness: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., 2 West Conference Center, Commonwealth Health Moses Taylor Hospital. D&H Rail-Trial Bridges:ribbon cuitting, 10 a.m., SR 171, Clifford Twp. 570-679-9300. Falls Active Adult Center: lunch and learn,... Read more
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The Daily & Sunday Review
- News - Daily ReviewLocal Brief BeST rate increase effective Sept. 1 TOWANDA - Effective Sept. 1,
- News - Daily Review
The Daily & Sunday Review / Posted 21 days ago
Local Brief BeST rate increase effective Sept. 1 TOWANDA - Effective Sept. 1, 2015, the boarding fee/copay for BeST Transit door to door senior shared ride services will increase from .75 cents to $1.00. The boarding fee is required each time a... Read more
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