Elderly Newswire (Page 7)

Elderly Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Elderly (Senior Citizen). (Page 7)

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  1. Are the Supreme Court justices too old?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Economist

    WHO will guard the guardians? When Juvenal, the Roman poet, asked this question twenty centuries ago, he was worried about cheating wives. Today, the query is being posed to the elderly judges of America's highest court.

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  2. Raise your glass to the safety net at the corner barRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Bangor Daily News

    ... with neighbors and friends is at least as important as any agency outreach in ensuring the well-being of vulnerable elderly Mainers. Most important, I learned that people who turn away from normal social contacts and choose lives of isolation put ...

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  3. Carer 'took cash from elderly woman,' court hearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | This Is Lancashire

    A CARER employed to look after an elderly woman suffering from dementia helped himself to cash from her bank account, a court has heard. A jury at Bolton Crown Court was told how 87-year-old Phylis Ward's nephew became suspicious after finding a receipt for A 100 from an ATM machine in her purse as she did not know how to use the cash dispenser.

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  4. Tax assistance available for seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Jersey Journal

    All ages and income levels are welcome to participate, though special attention will be given to low- and moderate-income senior citizens. Volunteers with the AARP Tax-Aide program will provide free tax assistance on Tuesdays and Thursdays, through April 7, at the library located at 110 Kingston Lane in South Brunswick, Monmouth Junction.

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  5. The Japanese railway firm that sued for damages after elderly man...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | South China Morning Post

    A compensation lawsuit being pursued by one of Japan's largest railway firms against the family of a dementia sufferer killed by one of its trains has triggered fury on social media sites. The case backs to December 2007, when a 91-year-old man with dementia left his home in Aichi Prefecture, central Japan, and wandered onto nearby train tracks, where he was hit and killed by a train Central Japan Railway Co.

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  6. IRS Tax Season Kicks Off with Website GlitchesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Independent Women's Forum

    ... restore normal operations as soon as possible," the IRS said. Local law enforcement and advocates representing the elderly and communities of color have been warning residents in cities and counties across the country about a new IRS scam. Scammers ...

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  7. Sanders: What Will His Socialist Plan Do to YOUR Medical Care?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Heartland Institute

    ... dedication to the corporate bottom line. What does Sanders think of him? Medicare is today's single payer for the elderly and disabled. All the money is funneled through government, though it is first taken from hundreds of millions of taxpayers and ...

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  8. Tax assistance available for Parsippany seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Jersey Journal

    PARSIPPANY - Parsippany will offer free tax preparation assistance through April for resident senior citizens, residents who are disabled and those who have low household incomes. AARP Tax-Aide will provide free tax assistance on Tuesdays between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. continuing through April 12 at the Parsippany Community Center at 1130 Knoll Road in Lake Hiawatha.

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  9. Editorial: Con artists preying on Christchurch elderly the lowest of the lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Press On-Line

    EDITORIAL: In their own minds, the individuals conning the elderly out of their savings probably think they are clever. Fortunately there are far more clever people around than them and they will, eventually, be caught.

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  10. Cymbrowitz pushes MTA to build elevators in subway stationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... Kings Highway, which serves the Q and B subway lines, has an elevator. No other station is accessible to the frail elderly or the physically disabled, he said. "Look on a map. We're a no-man's land as far as subway accessibility is concerned, and ...

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  11. Legislative bill turns up heat on broadbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    State Rep. Kevin Brooks, second from left, holds a stack of signed petitions supporting legislation to allow public utilities to provide broadband Internet access to areas outside their service footprint. From left are state Sen. Todd Gardenhire, Brooks, state Rep. Mike Carter, state Sen. Janice Bowling, state Rep. Jimmy Eldridge and state Rep. Art Swan.

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  12. Bearettes add 3 new faces to Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    In a blast from the very successful Bradley Central hardwood past, a pair of teammates from the mid-1960s, plus a key member of the 90-game winning streak of the 1970s, were inducted into the BRADLEYa SCENTRAL honored a trio of basketball standouts earlier this week when it inducted, from left, Trecia Watson, Martha a SFraser and Traci a SJames to the Bearette Hall of Fame. In a blast from the very successful Bradley Central hardwood past, a pair of teammates from the mid-1960s, plus a key member of the 90-game winning streak of the 1970s, were inducted into the Bearette Hall of Fame earlier this week.

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  13. Travel Across the GenerationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Hospitality Net

    ... while the onset of retirement means more free time for travel. While journeying across the globe as mature or elderly couples consistently ranks high on every boomer's bucket list, we are also seeing members of this generation who want to splurge on ...

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  14. Shades of greyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Economist

    BRITAIN has a long and undistinguished history of treating its elderly badly. In the 1960s about 40% of pensioners were living in poverty, compared with less than 10% of working-age folk.

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  15. South Lanarkshire Leisure & Culture hold dance classes for elderlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Daily Record

    Octogenerian dance Class at Bothwell Community Centrewith Marie Meehan , Cathie McKendrick , Betty Grattan , Florrie Robertson Mary McKeown . Dance is a great way to exercise at any age - just ask these ladies who are having a boogie in their 80s.

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  16. Cowboy builder cheated elderlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Exmouth Journal

    A cowboy builder who swindled elderly clients out of 50,000 - including a Topsham pensioner - has been ordered to repay just 134.02. Darren Scott targeted vulnerable pensioners whom he overcharged, or fleeced, by taking money in advance for work he never carried out.

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  17. Glimmer of hope for 550,000 expats stuck on frozen state pensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Mail

    ... would still receive a reduced state pension just because they choose to retire abroad to one country over another. Elderly people can experience severe financial hardship if they still choose to go abroad, while in other cases they are unable to ...

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  18. Echo comment: Hospital bed crisis must be solvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Echo-news.co.uk

    SOUTHEND Hospital is facing an unprecedented bed crisis, worsened by a shortage of nurses and a relentless increase in patients being admitted via A&E. Somewhere in this chaotic equation is an inability, once they are well enough to leave, to get elderly and vulnerable patients out of hospital and back into the community with the appropriate support.

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  19. Police arrest 32 senior citizens for playing bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Bangkok Post

    Soldiers & police who raided bridge club in operation since 1994 struggle to understand that some western card do not involve gambling. and fined 5,000 baht each for playing the card game bridge in Pattaya.

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  20. Bizarre crime from Charlotte police filesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Creative Loafing

    ... The victim didn't report the leash-lashing to CMPD until the following morning, because priorities. That Bites An elderly patient at a nursing home spent some time away from his room and, upon his return, discovered that several of his personal ...

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