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March 21, 2012 Anna DeWald, a resident of the Presbyterian Home at Williamsport, is celebrating a birthday of epic proportions — but she isn’t phased. “I go from one day to the next. more »»

Supreme Court’s health care ruling will affect all of us

March 21, 2012 At the end of March, the Supreme Court will review the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act (the 2010 health care law), and the rhetoric has been flowing fast and furious. more »»

North Campus to offer classes for older adults

March 21, 2012 Adults 55 and older who want to learn something new may enroll in noncredit classes being offered this spring at Pennsylvania College of Technology’s North Campus near Wellsboro. more »»

Violet Ford Albright LIFE participant spotlight

March 21, 2012 Born at The Williams­port Hospital in 1924, Violet Ford was one of 10 children. more »»

Memory loss presentation set at Williamsport Home

March 21, 2012 On April 3, the Williamsport Home, 1900 Ravine Road, will host Clay Jacobs of the Alzheimer’s Association for the presentation “Understanding Memory Loss. more »»

Exercise tips for older adults from the staff at ManorCare

March 21, 2012 JERSEY SHORE — Maintaining physical and mental health are extremely important items on most people’s “to do” lists as they get older. more »»

Senior Circle meeting planned in Lock Haven

March 21, 2012 LOCK HAVEN — “Jump Into Spring” will be the next Senior Circle monthly meeting, presented by Dr. Karl R. Pecht. The event will begin at 2 p.m. Ma­rch 28 in the activities room of Lock Hav­en Hospital. more »»

Nottingham Village to hold wellness fair

March 21, 2012 NORTHUMBERLAND — Nottingham Village Senior Living Community will host its sixth annual Health and Wellness Fair for All Generations from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the retirement center great room. more »»

Senior health, lifestyle expo returns to area fairgrounds

February 15, 2012 BLOOMSBURG — On April 17, the 16th Senior Health and Lifestyle Expo will be held in the Industrial Arts Building of the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds. more »»

Area Agency on Aging seeks public comments

February 15, 2012 The Area Agency on Aging for the counties of Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna and Tioga is asking for public input as it prepares the next “Four Year Plan. more »»

Medicare’s new prevention benefits

February 15, 2012 A champagne toast and a romantic kiss are New Year’s Eve traditions for many, but when the celebrations end, it’s time to start a new tradition and see your health care provider for preventive... more »»

ManorCare Health Services offers brochure about Medicare benefits

February 15, 2012 The experts at ManorCare Health Services have updated their easy-to-read brochure, “Capture Your Benefits From Medicare — 2012,” that takes the guess work out of what is, and what is not, covered by... more »»

ManorCare South to host ‘Beating the Winter Blues’

February 15, 2012 A free health session, “Beating the Winter Blues,” will be presented by SouthernCare Hospice from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Feb. 22 at ManorCare Williamsport South, 101 Leader Drive. more »»

Albright LIFE puts the spotlight on participant

February 15, 2012 Evelyn “Evie” Eisner joined Albright LIFE, 901 Memorial Ave., in October 2010. more »»

Home Instead seeks outstanding volunteers

February 15, 2012 LEWISBURG — The Home Instead Senior Care office serving seniors in the Central Susquehanna River Valley has announced the “Salute to Senior Service” program to honor senior volunteers for the... more »»

The Green Home holds pie contest

February 15, 2012 WELLSBORO — Whose homemade pie really reigns supreme? Staff at The Green Home sought to find out with a bake off. more »»

'I don't feel too old - yet'

February 15, 2012 MUNCY — Dorothy Story will turn 102 years old on Feb. 27, 2012. The Canton native and longtime Muncy resident sees nothing remarkable in living such a long life. more »»

The missing ‘Link’

January 18, 2012 If you’ve driven around Lycoming or Clinton counties in the past few months, you’ve probably spotted a few billboards with the word “Link” printed in big letters across the top. more »»

Early retirement and health coverage

January 18, 2012 Retiring early? Be sure you still have health insurance. The government website,, is a good place to explore your options, and also provides some useful guides. more »»

Former local resident, volunteer seeks friends from back home

January 18, 2012 A former city resident has lost touch with some of her friends from the area and would like to get back in contact with them. more »»



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