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Market-Rate Apartments Come To Stadium Place

The $7.2 million Heritage Run at Stadium Place could just be the start for market-rate apartments for seniors on the site of old Memorial Stadium in Baltimore.

06/29/2014

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Meals On Wheels Face Hard Choices With Funding Cut

Budget cuts from Congress are forcing some Meals on Wheels providers to slash programs for seniors or shut down completely.

06/01/2013

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Federal Budget Cuts May Harm The Most Vulnerable

Nonprofit groups in the Washington area say automatic budget cuts from Congress will likely slash services for low-income families, seniors and people with disabilities.

03/04/2013

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Opinion: Despite Obama Attacks Romney Will Win The Senior Vote

Obama has been moving the needle with seniors using distorted arguments about Social Security and Medicare. Fortunately for GOP presidential challenger Mitt Romney, seniors’ top concern is the economy’s struggles under Obama and seniors have overwhelming voted Republican in the last two presidential elections.

09/28/2012

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Seniors, RX Drugs & Driving: A Potential Safety Risk

The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety has issued new warnings for seniors who drive.

09/25/2012

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Opinion: Romney’s 47% Don’t Pay Taxes Remark Is 100% Controversy

Romney thought he was talking amongst his teammates in the locker room last May 17 only to find out that there was somebody on the other team hiding behind the lockers. Had he known a member of the other team was lurking back there, he would have chosen his words more carefully and had presented more carefully-chosen data than the data of which he swiftly generalized.

09/19/2012

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Opinion: Mitt Romney Disdains Half The Country He Wants To Be President Of

The idea that 47 percent of Americans don’t have “personal responsibility” or “care for their lives” is shockingly arrogant, even by Mitt Romney’s standards.

09/18/2012

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Opinion: Ryan VP Pick Changes Electoral Math

Paul Ryan has changed the Electoral College math. With the pick, Romney has chosen a path that writes off almost all of the country and focuses the election on the industrial Midwest.

08/14/2012

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Catonsville Facility For Needy Seniors Seeks To Raise Money For Renovation

The impact of Maryland’s brutal storm on June 29 is still being felt by some, including at St. Martin’s Home in Catonsville that cares for needy seniors.

07/12/2012

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2 Md. High School Seniors Killed In Car Crash

Two Williamsport High School seniors who were sports standouts were killed in a car crash over the weekend.

05/07/2012

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Police Discover Fire At Senior Center In College Park

Two Prince George’s County police officers are credited with discovering a fire at a seven-story assisted living facility for senior citizens in College Park where an alarm system failed to sound.

02/04/2012

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Senior Population Growing In Cecil County

The U.S. Census Bureau announced last week the nation’s 2010 senior population, or those 65 years old or older, was the largest in census history and outgrew the nation’s total population rate from 2000 to 2010.

12/18/2011

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