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Salem-News.com (Jun-14-2014 06:40)
Seniors Most Vulnerable to Fraud and Financial CrimesSalem-News.com
Report serious incidences to local law enforcement and file complaints with your state's Attorney General's Office.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (May-10-2014 15:09)
The War on the Elderly and Disabled - 18 USCA 4 ReportKen Ditkowsky for Salem-News.com
If you need more convincing as to our own holocaust check out the Alice Gore case. After she was railroaded into one of the nursing home 'death camps' the miscreants mined her teeth for their gold filings! Across America this outrage continues!
The evening news reports the kidnapping of several hundred children by terrorists, and the anguished statements of our political leaders; however, these same pols are silent as hundreds of elderly and disabled people are kidnapped and herded into abusive guardianships to be ravaged, stripped of their liberty, stripped of their money, and denied all rights of American citizenship.
Salem-News.com (Apr-28-2014 09:58)
Unlicensed Contractor Will Go to Prison: Jeffrey Woodhouse Targeted Elderly Customers Door-to-DoorSalem-News.com
Last week, Linn County Circuit Court Judge Carol R. Bispham sentenced Jeffrey Woodhouse to a new 13 months in prison for theft and working as an unlicensed contractor in the Sweet Home case.
A construction con man will do prison time for stealing money from an elderly Sweet Home couple who took out a home loan to make a down payment on property improvements.
Salem-News.com (Apr-05-2014 17:17)
Older Women and Younger Men: an AppreciationDr. William T. Hathaway Salem-News.com
Wellsprings, my new novel, is in part an ode to the joys of older women, demonstrating that age is no barrier to love.
(OLDENBURG, Germany) -
An older woman can satisfy a younger man in very special ways. Her accumulated wisdom and emotional steadiness are needed qualities for him.
Salem-News.com (Mar-24-2014 01:21)
Caregiver Confessions...Conundrum UncoveredBarry-Lee Coyne Salem-News.com
I'm told that my blood pressure is somewhat on the rise for the first time ever. My wife is rather confused on what she does want and need, and does not clearly convey needed information.
One might assume that after serving 33 years as a Gerontologist that I would be fully prepared for taking on the tasks of being caregiver to my spouse. Well, guess again. Life is chock full of unpredictabilities, I have discovered.
Salem-News.com (Mar-20-2014 01:05)
Deadline Approaching for Property Tax Deferral for Disabled, Senior CitizensSalem-News.com
Deferral allows eligible seniors and people with disabilities to have the state pay property taxes on their behalf until they move, sell their home, or die.
Both current participants that need to recertify their eligibility this year and new applicants for the programs have until April 15 to file the necessary paperwork, according to program manager Bronson Rueda.
Salem-News.com (Jan-18-2014 23:58)
Being GreenSubmitted by John Roche for Salem-News.com
... that young lady is right; we didn’t have the "green thing" back in our day."
(WASHINGTON, DC) -
Checking out at the store, the young cashier suggested to the much older woman, that she should bring her own grocery bags because plastic bags weren’t good for the environment. The woman apologized and explained, “We didn’t have this ‘green thing’ back in my earlier days.”
Salem-News.com (Jan-05-2014 10:06)
Senior Home Residents Often ShortchangedBarry Lee Coyne Salem-News.com
Are our public policy makers in hibernation? It's past time to wake up!
There's a major difference between living in a senior retirement home and a nursing center facility. That first category lacks healthcare supervision. In essence, it's like a hotel for the elderly.
Salem-News.com (Dec-26-2013 18:23)
Privatizing the Sunshine State... The New Economy In FloridaBill Annett Salem-News.com
The Republican platform promises to do better. I don’t think they have done so bad. Everybody’s broke but them. - Will Rodgers
(DAYTONA BEACH) -
Here in Florida we're fortunate to lead the nation and the world's governments into a new era, where individual initiative will triumph over the last vestiges of deadening socialism, a renaissance that will strike at the very core of our sick public institutions.
Salem-News.com (Nov-21-2013 15:12)
Aging & Eating in Good TasteBarry Lee Coyne Salem-News.com
Many retirement homes make extra efforts to serve up yummy treats. For those with disabilities and less energy, mealtime is often an important time to socialize.
All of us have eaten countless meals in order to survive to becoming senior citizens. The lure of delicious food has satisfied our taste buds over the years. However, we must adjust to changing times.