Seniors

Stanton Outage

Power Restored To Stanton Senior Living Facility Where Hundreds Struggled In The Dark

Among those affected was Judith Argyle, who went hours without the nebulizer she uses to breathe.

06/17/2015

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100 Percent Of Graduates From School In Watts Accepted To College For 7th Consecutive Year

For the seventh consecutive year, 100 percent of the graduates from a school in Watts that serves the underserved have been accepted to a four-year college or university.

06/12/2015

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Valley Seniors Treated To Student Ballroom Dance Recital For Valentine’s Day

Retired seniors in one San Fernando Valley neighborhood were treated Friday to an early Valentine’s Day gift.

02/13/2015

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Glendale Announces Weekend Cooling Centers For Seniors Looking To Combat Heat Wave

All of the facilities are equipped with board and card games, television, and will provide ice water for visitors.

09/11/2014

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New Aquatic Center Makes A Big Splash In East Los Angeles

“Yeah,” exclaimed one very happy kid, “I love it here!”

07/12/2014

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LA County Launches Outreach To Educate Seniors About Financial Scams

An estimated one in five seniors has fallen victim to a financial scam, with only a fraction of such incidents ever reported to authorities, Los Angeles County prosecutors said Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/31/2014

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How Did Critically-Missing LA Seniors Get To Long Beach?

Neither of the Aloras drive, so how did they get to Long Beach?

03/19/2014

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Seniors Who’d Rather Not Live In Nursing Homes Create Their Own ‘Village’

Seniors who would rather not live in a nursing home have created their own “village” of sorts.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/20/2014

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2 Women Found Dead Inside Stanton Apartment Complex For Seniors

Two women were found dead Tuesday inside an apartment complex for senior citizens in Stanton.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/27/2013

The brand new NoHo Senior Arts Colony will hold its Grand Opening Event on Wednesday. (courtesy NoHo Senior Arts Colony)

Seniors Set For Flash Mob To Mark Opening Of NoHo Arts Center

A group of senior citizens in the San Fernando Valley were set Wednesday to celebrate the opening of a new community center with a song and dance all their own.

03/13/2013

More and more seniors are finding themselves with STDs. (credit: CBS)

More And More Seniors Are Putting The S In STD

Officials say one age group has shown an alarming rise in sexually transmitted diseases.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/27/2013

Seniors are punching their way to happiness. (credit: CBS)

Simi Valley Seniors Use Boxing To Stay Fit, Focused And Happy

A group of seniors are using boxing to stay fit and focused.

02/01/2013

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UCLA Seniors Carried Out Off Field At Final Practice In Westwood

UCLA made strides in its first season under coach Jim Mora but again faltered down the stretch. Baylor showed it could win without Robert Griffin III, though it took until late in the season to prove the point.

12/20/2012

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New Silver Alert Program Helps Find Missing Elderly

When children are reported missing an Amber Alert is issued to help find them. Now, a similar system is being put in place for missing elderly residents: it’s called the Silver Alert.

12/19/2012

Senior citizens at retirement home

Greuel: LA Needs Better Tracking, Reporting Of Services To Seniors

Senior citizens in Los Angeles may not be receiving meals and other services funded by city programs, according to an audit released Wednesday.

12/05/2012

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