Monthly Archives: January 2017

How to become a Boomer tech genius

Humorous and helpful ideas to get savvy about electronics and apps

By Barbara Crowley for Next Avenue

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(Editor’s Note: This article is a reader-submitted essay.)

I believe my generation, the boomers, will change the way the world views aging.

I think we’ll do this by railing against getting old, whereas the generations before us just sat back READ MORE

Employee of the year named

Employee of the Year Amanda Aniles, right, celebrates her honor with her husband, Edgar, and Deb Thornton, health services director.

Employee of the Year Amanda Aniles, right, celebrates her honor with her husband, Edgar, and Deb Thornton, health services director.

Congratulations to Amanda Aniles, who was named the 2016 Employee of the Year at Emporia Presbyterian Manor!

Amanda works in our Health Services Department, and she has been a CNA since 2010. Day after day, Amanda comes to work with a smile on her face READ MORE

Being older is better for many travel discounts

Those milestone birthdays can add up to major savings

By Irene S. Levine for Next Avenue

Credit: Getty Images

Credit: Getty Images

The next time you travel, ask about a “senior discount.” You may discover there are fabulous perks to reaching those milestone birthdays. Many hotels, restaurants, transportation companies, entertainment venues and big-box stores offer age-related READ MORE