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There’s an article making the rounds on Facebook about adult children who are freaking out because their Boomer parents are not taking the present global pandemic seriously and continuing on with their lives and activities as though nothing is happening. Why? Because these Boomers don’t acknowledge that they are, in fact, seniors and in a high-risk population for COVID-19....


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Get a move on!

January is the time for new year’s resolutions and topping many people’s lists is a resolve to get more exercise. For seniors, that’s a particularly smart goal. According to the Centers for Disease Control...

Food and Facts


Spaghetti alla Putanesca: A Storied Dish to Spice up Winter Dining

The scent of evil perpetually attracts. In the 1890s, for example, Oscar Wilde noted, “As long as war is regarded as wicked, it will always have its fascination. When it is looked upon as...

Urban Food Explorers

Art Crawley

The Return of Baxter Street as a Dining Destination, Part 2

In part 1 of The Return of Baxter Street as a Dining Destination (July 2019) we highlighted in a two-block section of Baxter, six locally owned restaurants. As promised in part 2 we wanted to...

Calendar of Events




Be Curious! Be Engaged!

The C.S. Lewis character in the film “Shadowlands” says, “We read to know we’re not alone.” However, there are other ways to overcome separation...

After resolving to exercise, I do this

Can you believe it’s 2020 already? We aren’t just in a new year but a new decade too. I have the usual...
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From AARP: Creating Successful Caregiver/Life Balance

Family caregivers perform unpaid care valued at $470 billion a year, helping their loved ones stay at home—and out of costly institutional care, often...

Healthy Us

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Healthy Us Winter 2020

Research: Healthy aging in couples The UGA Dept. of Kinesiology is recruiting adults between 60 and 80 with their romantic partners to participate in a study of their physical activity habits,  relationship quality, and support...


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