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33 min ago | The Wichita Eagle

Bozeman man gets prison, to pay $369,000 for fraud

A Bozeman man who pleaded guilty to embezzling nearly $370,000 from his elderly and disabled clients has been sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison and ordered to pay restitution.

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Related Topix: Family, Social Security, Life, Veteran Affairs

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Brandon Sun

Elderly Saskatoon man too sick for care home, too healthy for nursing home:son

Armstrong says his father, a veteran of the Second World War, has pancreatic, bone and bladder cancer and has suffered several heart attacks, the latest which took him out of his care home and into hospital.

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Related Topix: Family, Long Term Care, Health

Daily Reporter

Senior citizens soar to new horizons

Pilot Mike Winterboer signs and presents Joan Tribby, 84, with a souvenir hat after her flight.

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Related Topix: Family, Hancock County, IN, Indianapolis, IN

KRQE Albuquerque

Police search for ABQ robbery suspects

Police have arrested one man and are now looking for two of his accomplices after police say the trio held up several elderly women in the metro some at gun point.

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Daily Echo

Catalogue of carehome failures put patients at risk

A HAMPSHIRE care home has been ordered to drastically improve care for elderly dementia patients following a catalogue of failures spotted during an inspection.

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Related Topix: Family, Hampshire County, England, United Kingdom, World News,

Daily Times Leader

Mississippi Health Care Foundation donates laptops to local senior citizens

Myrtle Robinson, certified activities director at West Point Community Living Center saw a need arise when the public computer at the skilled nursing facility stopped functioning.

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Related Topix: Family, Myrtle, MS, Medicine, Nursing

The Baltimore Sun

Maryland senior citizens defrauded out of $1.1 million in dating scams

Krist Koranteng, 32, of Burtonsville and Laurel was indicted Thursday by a federal grand jury on charges of conspiracy, mail fraud, wire fraud and money laundering.

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Related Topix: Family, Burtonsville, MD

The Chronicle-Telegram

Senior citizens named Lorain County Fair king, queen

The crowning of a fair king and queen isn't reserved only for the younger generation.

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Related Topix: Family, Lorain County, OH, Elyria, OH, Avon Lake, OH

Mansfield Chad

Roy Bainton's guest column: Are senior citizens an asset or a joke?

Thankfully, following the payday loan company Wonga's debacle over sending out bogus solicitor's letters, the detestable TV ads featuring creepy 'pensioner' puppets, have gone.

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Related Topix: Family, Opinion

The Chronicle-Telegram

Senior citizens named Lorain County Fair king, queen

WELLINGTON - The crowning of a fair king and queen isn't reserved only for the younger generation.

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Related Topix: Family, Lorain County, OH

Bury Times

Care centres could be closed or privatised

A council report into how the services could run in the future states: "Staying as we are is not an option."

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Greater Manchester County, England, Family

Thu Aug 21, 2014

News12.com

Study: Brooklyn has more traffic fatalities involving senior citizens than any other borough

A recent study shows that senior citizens are more likely to get hit and killed by an oncoming car in Brooklyn than in any other borough.

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Related Topix: Family, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY

KFYR-TV Bismarck

Family Focus: Elderly Independence at Edgewood Vista

Deciding when a member of your family should move into an assisted living facility is never easy.

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Christian Science Monitor

US gun culture, high suicide rate among China's elderly, remembering...

Casey Nordyke, 19, walks past the Club America sign in Westcliffe, Colo. before joining about 250 gun rights advocates in an open carry demonstration during the Independence Day parade in Westcliffe, Colo.

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Related Topix: Family, Suicide, Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, Nathan Deal, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, World News, US Governors, Asia, Georgia

Canada.com

Dead at noon: Vancouver Sun readers respond to Gillian Bennett's suicide

On Monday morning shortly before noon, Gillian Bennett dragged a foam mattress from her home on Bowen Island to one of her favourite spots on the grass, facing a craggy rock cliff, the place she had chosen to die.

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Related Topix: Canada, Suicide, Family

Channelnewsasia.com

Options available to elderly to monetise their flats

This means these seniors have the option to sublet or 'right size' to monetise their flat.

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Related Topix: Family, Southeast Asia, Singapore, World News, Indonesia, Lee Hsien Loong

The Age

French villagers free retired British couple walled into their home

Brugairolles, France: A British couple's dream of a quiet retirement in the sun of southern France turned into a nightmare when their neighbours walled them into their home.

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WNWN-FM Battle Creek

New survey show Michigan's senior citizens are anx...

How are Michigan's older voters feeling as we head toward the midterm elections? AARP did a survey to find out and the answer is anxiety and frustration.

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Related Topix: Family, Health, AARP

Independent Herald

Manchin visits Council on Aging

Senator Manchin spent time with Wyoming County senior citizens today, sharing a lunchtime meal with those in attendance at the Council on Aging senior center located in Itmann.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat, Family, Wyoming County, WV, Itmann, WV, Charleston, WV

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Sunday Herald

Reviews: Fringe Theatre

CALL TO ARMS: A teenager learns about old-fashioned socialist values from her elderly housemate in this play responding to austerity culture.

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Related Topix: Family

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