Seniors

Folsom resident dies at 105 years old

Long-time Folsom resident Margaret “Skeeter” White passed away peacefully on July 25 at Folsom Care Center. She was 105 years and 5 months old. A celebration of her li ...

Holocaust survivor to speak in Folsom

At 15-years old, Albert Rosa originally from Greece, survived the Holocaust, later earning five American military medals including the Purple Heart for his courageous acts of brave ...

Almond Heights Senior Living to open in September

The construction at 8685 Greenback Lane in Orangevale is in its final stages, and Almond Heights Senior Living is set to start welcoming residents at the beginning of September. A ...

Snowline Hospice invites public to Sundae Fun Day

Snowline Hospice, a nonprofit community-based hospice and operator of six thrift stores, is recruiting additional volunteers at its Sundae Fun Day event. This event will be held f ...

Pinebrook seniors jazz up the stage in new musical

The active seniors of the Folsom mobile home park Pinebrook Village will perform their annual musical variety show this month. The Pinebrook Theatre Group will perform “Broa ...

102-year-old author keeps his trim

At the age of 102, George Langley, of Cameron Park, still has a full head of hair. The retired auto mechanics teacher has visited the Sport Clips located at 25075 Blue Ravine Road ...

Visiting Angels assist seniors

Many seniors live alone and can sometimes feel isolated from family and friends. With grandkids busy with activities and parents balancing work and family life, sometimes grandma a ...

Senior produce market grand opening Tuesday

Episcopal Senior Communities and Saint Francis Episcopal Church will host the grand opening of the weekly Senior Produce Market from 10-11 a.m. Tuesday, March 17 at Saint Francis E ...

Therapy dog brings smiles to patients in need

After saying goodbye to the department, a retired 25 year veteran of the El Dorado Hills Fire Department continues to serve his community and help those in need with the help of hi ...

Free workshops, programs help seniors and caregivers

Whether you are a senior or a family member caring for an elderly loved one, El Dorado County has a variety of programs and support care information available this year. The fede ...

Senior home care business to grow, hire in new year

As America’s aging population continues to grow, the need for caregivers has become increasingly apparent. The Rancho Cordova-based franchise, Home Instead Senior Care, a pr ...

Nurse Next Door on call for El Dorado Hills seniors

By 2020, the number of people over the age of 60 in El Dorado County will increase by nearly 150 percent. The increasing senior population is creating the need for more home healt ...

Senior living in Folsom gets open house on Aug. 2

FOLSOM, CA - Oakmont Senior Living has completed construction of the model apartment homes at Oakmont of Folsom and is hosting an Aug. 2 open house. This event will provide ...

Grand Jury issues pointed report on Costco site, seniors

The Placer County Grand Jury is recommending that supervisors tap a $1.3 million enterprise fund to help Seniors First move from the DeWitt Center, which it’s being ousted fr ...

Ukulele Music Fest strum into Folsom Library

The Valley Ukulele Society performed the Strum and Sing Ukulele Music Fest, Friday June 6, for the Folsom Public Library’s First Friday Series. The 50-member senior group re ...