Seniors

Published September 17, 2021

FARMINGTON — During a Michigan Commission on Services to the Aging meeting this past June, Farmington resident Peter Lichtenberg learned some news that he said came as a “total shock” to him.

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Published September 9, 2021

ROYAL OAK — The Leo Mahany/Harold Meininger Senior Community Center will offer a new recreational activity: social square dancing, so grab your partner and do-si-do.

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Published August 13, 2021

ST. CLAIR SHORES — Walking by the Blossom Heath Beach House on a Thursday afternoon, visitors could be forgiven for thinking they’ve taken a step back in time.

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Published August 12, 2021

ROYAL OAK — Joseph and Lois Golden wed in 1951 at the ages of 18 and 19, respectively, and moved into their current home in northern Royal Oak three years later.

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Published August 11, 2021

METRO DETROIT — As humans age, they become frailer and more prone to serious injury or worse in the case of a fall.

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Published July 28, 2021

MADISON HEIGHTS — City officials in Madison Heights recently marked the groundbreaking for a major new senior living community, named The Reserve at Red Run.

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Published July 13, 2021

GROSSE POINTE FARMS — Visitors to The Helm at the Boll Life Center at 158 Ridge Road in Grosse Pointe Farms will soon have new activities to enjoy.

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Published May 7, 2021

STERLING HEIGHTS — After a year where life has been precarious and unpredictable for many, Sterling Heights resident Anthony Leonard recently celebrated reaching the age of 103.

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Published May 3, 2021

ST. CLAIR SHORES — Organizations that help local seniors, children, the homeless and more will benefit from money allocated to different public service organizations through the Community Development Block Grant program administered by St. Clair Shores.

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Published April 22, 2021

BERKLEY — A Berkley woman is celebrating a personal milestone at the end of April: her 100th birthday.

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Published April 8, 2021

FARMINGTON — Though the class size has dwindled over the years, the bond of the Farmington High School Class of 1946 has never wavered.

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Published March 25, 2021

SOUTHFIELD — Local seniors are invited to take place in a monthly virtual lecture administered by Mind University.

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Published March 24, 2021

ROCHESTER/ROCHESTER HILLS/OAKLAND TOWNSHIP — The Older Persons’ Commission resumed its adult day services program this month, nearly a year after it halted the program due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Published March 24, 2021

ROCHESTER/ROCHESTER HILLS/OAKLAND TOWNSHIP — The Older Persons’ Commission is now buzzing with activity, albeit by appointment only, and at a reduced capacity.

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Published March 24, 2021

STERLING HEIGHTS — A short path near the Sterling Heights Senior Center will be transformed in the coming months into a fairy garden — a space with carefully arranged plants and decor that evoke a sense of wonder by suggesting the presence of gnomes and other magical folk, hidden among the underbrush and in the treetops.

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Published March 19, 2021

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HARPER WOODS/GROSSE POINTES — The Helm at the Boll Life Center, which serves senior citizens in Harper Woods and the Grosse Pointes, is raising money to benefit its local Meals on Wheels program.

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Published March 17, 2021

METRO DETROIT — If you ask Bob O’Brien how long he’s played ball, he’s quick to tell you.

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Published March 11, 2021

ROYAL OAK — March 2 was Read Across America Day, and to celebrate, seniors from Waltonwood Royal Oak senior living community videotaped themselves reading their favorite Dr. Seuss books for students from Shrine Catholic Grade School.

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Published March 8, 2021

WARREN — The city of Warren will partner with McLaren Health System and Walgreens to deliver COVID-19 vaccinations at City Hall for residents according to current priority phase guidelines by appointment only March 10-12.

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Published February 22, 2021

HARPER WOODS — The Helm at the Boll Life Center, which serves senior citizens in the Harper Woods and Grosse Pointe communities, has named two new members to its board.

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Franklin Community Association Farmers Market
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'Autumn Stroll' to raise awareness for pancreatic cancer
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Celebrate Thai food and culture
11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Buddhist Meditation Center
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African drum and dance performance
3 p.m.
West Bloomfield Parks and Recreation parking lot
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'Royal Starr Film Festival'
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