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  • Emergency responders bridge communications gap with seniors

    When it came to making sure the residents of Arlington are prepared for an emergency, the Emergency Management Office realized they had a problem. \”How to reach the vulnerable population that we\’re not reaching via social media or any technological outlets\”, said Arlington Emergency Management Public Information Officer Grelia Soliz.

  • As baby boomers age, driving becomes a concern

    Every day, more than 10,000 baby boomers turn 65 and join the ever-expanding ranks of senior drivers in the United States.

  • Con artists target seniors in broad daylight

    Senior citizens are being targeted by con artists in Montgomery County.

  • Walking cuts risk of Type 2 diabetes in seniors

    Researchers at the George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services say a 15-minute walk, three times a day after meals, helps seniors keep their blood sugar levels in-check and cuts their risk for developing Type 2 diabetes.

  • Silver drivers in the spotlight again

    Laws adding requirements for silver drivers seeking to renew their license vary in the D.C. Metro area.

  • Frederick Co. seniors to get break on property taxes

    The measure will offer certain homeowners older than 65 a 20 percent break on their net county taxes.