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LAPD Warns Granada Hills Seniors About Telephone Scam

The Los Angeles Police Department is warning seniors who live in the Granada Hills area about a telephone scam.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/03/2011

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DA: Family Members Most Likely To Scam Older Americans

A major effort was underway Wednesday to protect millions of older Americans from falling prey to financial fraud schemes.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–11/02/2011

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83-Year-Old Gets Breast Implants To Stay Young

An 83-year-old Santa Ana great-grandmother is making national headlines for getting breast implants.


Proposed Job Cuts Could Mean Homelessness For Seniors

Proposed cuts to a program that places impoverished senior citizens into part-time jobs could mean more homelessness and struggle for that vulnerable population.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/17/2011


Cuts To Elder Care Could Cost State Lives, Money

The grooves in Jose Lanz’s gold college ring have been worn smooth by time, just as age and illness have eroded the 71-year-old Cuban’s mind and body.


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Expert Helps Pick Great Tech Gifts For Seniors

Technology comes and goes so fast these days (do you still have a Walkman?) it’s hard for anyone to keep up, let alone seniors who aren’t waiting for every new gadget coming down the pike.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/08/2010

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Making The Holidays More Enjoyable For Seniors

A lot of people think the holidays, especially Christmas, are all about the kids.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/07/2010

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College Financial Aid Application Tips For Parents

Billy Downing, CEO of The ESM Group, a worldwide strategic college counseling service, offer tips on the financial aid process for parents of high school seniors.



Goldstein Exclusive: Taxpayer Money Fuels Drug Trade On The Streets

A CBS 2 News exclusive, reported by David Goldstein.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/04/2010

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Some Seniors Denied Whooping Cough Vaccine

Health officials are urging seniors to get a whooping cough vaccine because of California’s pertussis outbreak, but some elderly patients say doctors won’t inoculate them because the vaccine is only licensed for people up to age 64.


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Program Offers Support For Senior Caregivers

Caring for a senior who resists the help? A senior care specialist will visit KCAL 9 Studios to share some tips to ease some of the stress of caregivers.