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Senior Life

June 20, 2022

COLTS NECK, NJ: Members of the Colts Neck Senior Citizens group, recently enjoyed a wonderful bus trip to the Finger Lakes region.  There were so many highlights that according to many on the trip, "It was difficult to choose a favorite." However, many commented that they "enjoyed a delicious lunch ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: Senior Citizens Activity Network known as SCAN is Monmouth County's dynamic non-profit keeping seniors active, healthy and connected since 1988. SCAN is hosting their First Annual Golf Classic on July 18, and you are invited to join in the luxury amenities of Eagle Oaks, while ...

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RED BANK, NJ – Three organizations are reaching out to older adults 55 and older in central New Jersey to celebrate National Senior Health & Fitness Day on May 25. The YMCA of Greater Monmouth County, the Ocean County YMCA and Senior Citizens Activities Network (SCAN) have joined forces to ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ:  Historic Smithville is known for it's charming cobblestone pathways, with over 60 unique shoppes and 6 diverse eateries. Among many enjoyable things to do, guests can ride on the train, paddle boats, or the famous carousel.    Recently Colts Neck Senior Group took a fun trip ...

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Your family is our family at Laurel Bay.  The Bayshore - Laurel Bay is a family owned and operated 123-bed facility, tucked away in the quiet beach town of Keansburg, NJ. Laurel Bay has assembled one of the top highly skilled, dedicated and compassionate teams in the healthcare community. Their ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ: Imagine being abandoned simply because you’re old—er.  That’s what happened to Rex, a 14-year-old Pekingese from New York City, whose owners abandoned him on the streets one day after deeming him too much of a burden.  Fortunately for Rex, a concerned pet lover, animal rescuer and ...

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NEW JERSEY -- New Jersey was ranked as the country's worst state to retire in, according to personal finance website WalletHub's annual list of Best States to Retire. Neighboring New York didn't fare much better, finishing at No. 48. Delaware, No. 4, ranked highest of states bordering New ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ: Now that the holidays have passed, it's time to get in shape. Everyone can use a little exercise. So, let's go! The classes are with instructor Antonietta Picascia, so you know it will be great!  Holmdel Recreation is offering a Winter Senior Workout Session to begin on Mondays, ...

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MONMOUTH AND OCEAN COUNTIES: So many of us have all the material gifts we could possibly need, especially later in life. The most precious gifts are experiences, especially making memories with loved ones, and being part of an active positive community. Sometimes the best gifts can be right in ...

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Photo above: Beacon Living resident Ann (also called Bunny by friends and family) is celebrated and honored for her 100th birthday. Pictured here with Beacon of Life team members.  MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: One-hundredth birthday celebrations can be rare, but it seems that enjoying longevity and ...

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MONMOUTH AND OCEAN COUNTIES: The Senior Citizens Activities Network, popularly known s SCAN, serves the 55 and over community in Monmouth and Ocean Counties. SCAN enriches the lives of many with programming to promote healthy lifestyles, continuing education, and access to community and economic ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - "It makes my day when a good pot of soup makes someone else's day." That's pretty much Teresa Gaspar's motto in life, and it works well for her as Director of Culinary Services for CareOne Livingston where she gets to share her passion for food with the residents. "Food is a ...

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