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1 hr ago |

Contractors Accused of Bilking Elderly Plead Not Guilty

Two men pleaded not guilty to burglary and elder theft charges today for allegedly persuading senior citizens to agree to thousands of dollars in home repairs .


Related Topix: Family, Valley Village, CA

5 hrs ago | WIVB-TV Buffalo

No jail for woman who ripped off her elderly father

A judge sentenced Sandra Gilliam to five years probation on Thursday. The 59-year-old stole more than $71,000 from her 84-year-old father.


Related Topix: Family

9 hrs ago | Daily Kos

Paul Ryan unveils plan to do his Paul Ryan thing to poverty programs

Paul Ryan is once again attempting to stoke his carefully cultivated Republican Who Cares About Poverty image.


Related Topix: US News, Family

13 hrs ago | Andover Advertiser

Damning report into Winchester care home's failings

A WINCHESTER care home has been given legal notice to immediately improve its care of elderly patients, some of whom suffer from dementia, after failing a second health watchdog inspection.


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

17 hrs ago |

A dog a day

Specialists at Enloe Medical Center have been without an animal-assisted therapy program for about a year.


Related Topix: Independence, CA, Family, Long Term Care

Wed Jul 23, 2014


Police Looking For Elderly Man Missing From Stanford Hospital

Palo Alto police are searching for an East Palo Alto man with dementia and high blood pressure who went missing from Stanford Hospital this morning.


Related Topix: Family, East Palo Alto, CA, San Mateo County, CA


She used to speak up for Wales' elderly population - now Ruth...

She used to speak up for Wales' elderly population - now Ruth Marks will champion the nation's charities and voluntary groups Respected Welsh third sector campaigner Ruth Marks MBE has been appointed to head up Wales Council for Voluntary Action , the umbrella body for the countrys charities and voluntary groups Third sector campaigner Ruth Marks ... (more)


Related Topix: Family, Life, Charity

WLUK-TV Green Bay

Attorney general hopeful proposes senior advocate

Attorney general hopeful Jon Richards wants to create a new position with the state Justice Department to protect senior citizens.


Related Topix: Family, Healthcare Law, Law, Milwaukee, WI, Dane County, WI

Russia Taday

a Bank of England: Growing number of elderly Britons working later in life is driving down wages

Britain's more mature citizens who choose to delay their retirement because they fear running out of funds are driving UK wages down, the Bank of England claims.


Related Topix: Family, Personal Finance, Retirement, Pension


DSS impostor steals elderly woman's wedding ring

Monroe police are searching for a woman they said posed as a Union County Department of Social Services worker to gain access to a senior citizen's home.


Related Topix: Family, Monroe, NC

The Republic

Seniors share homes for cost saving, companionship

Rosenfeld is among thousands of aging Americans taking part in home-sharing programs around the country that allow seniors to stay in their homes and save money while getting some much-needed companionship.


Related Topix: Family, San Mateo County, CA, San Mateo, CA

Senior citizens strike a chord in ukulele craze

Janet Furness, of the Roxby Rockers, organised a 103rd birthday surprise for her mother Monique Bennett, by performing for her and other residents at their care home in Arden House, Pickering Under the tuition of a local retired teacher, some 20 pensioners are now practising and playing the ukulele every week in Thornton-le Dale.


Related Topix: Family, North Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom,


Seniors use roommate-finding agencies to cut costs

Organizers say the principal goal is to allow the elderly to stay in their homes rather than move to assisted living or a nursing home.


Related Topix: Family

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Daily Echo

Care home ordered to improve after deaths of five patients

A HAMPSHIRE care home has been ordered to make drastic improvements or face being shut down following the deaths of five residents.


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

Surrey Advertiser

Elderly woman hospitalised following road traffic collision in Frimley

Surrey Police was called to Frimley Road at around 4pm following reports of the collision involving a silver Renault Clio and a black Volkswagen Polo.


Related Topix: Family, Surrey County, England, Berkshire County, England, United Kingdom,

Elderly Everett woman missing nearly a week

Family members believe Ethel A. O'Neil, 89, drove herself to the Everett Mall at about 2 p.m. on July 16 but never returned home.


Related Topix: Family, Lake Stevens, WA

LaGrange Daily News

Elderly woman drives wrong way on road, almost hits two LaGrange Police Officers

LaGrange police said around 9:30 p.m., they were called to the West Georgia Tech campus on Orchard Hill Road to help 73-year-old Annie Faye Hamlin find her truck.


Related Topix: Family, Troup County, GA, LaGrange, GA, Georgia Tech

Bill Adds Screening for Elderly Georgians to Keep Drivers License

Elderly Georgia drivers would have to face more screening - including a doctor's note for drivers older than 75 certifying they are capable of driving - in order to keep their license under legislation drafted by an Atlanta-area lawyer.


Related Topix: Family, Cobb County, GA


Five solutions to the housing crisis

As pressure to tackle London's housing crisis grows, a number of controversial views are being offered on how the problem should be addressed.


Related Topix: World News, Greater London County, England, Essex County, England, United Kingdom, Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Family, Hertfordshire County, England,

Foster's Daily Democrat

Ex-firefighter charged with arson sentenced to 5 to10 years in prison

Former Newmarket firefighter Donald Dubbs has pleaded guilty to two charges of arson and has been sentenced to 5 to 10 years in state prison, with a 31 2- to 7-year suspended sentence.


Related Topix: State Prisons, Prison, Fire, Home Listing, Home, Family