COVID-19 Vaccine: Healthcare Workers, Seniors Get First Round Of Vaccinations In Santa Clara Co.Santa Clara County public health officials say their priority is getting as many doses of the COVID-19 vaccine administered to the healthcare workers and seniors in nursing homes who form the first wave of the vaccine rollout.
SJ Man Who Defrauded Elderly Investors In Fake Gold, Diamonds Scheme Sentenced To 9 YearsAuthorities said Fritz Kramer solicited more than $11 million for a phony "investment opportunity" in a gold and diamond export project. Many of the investors solicited were elderly and a number lived in the Bay Area.
San Mateo Police Arrest Manteca Woman Suspected of Stealing Credit Cards from ElderlyPolice arrested a 45-year-old Manteca woman suspected of stealing credit cards from elderly shoppers while they were distracted outside a Target store in San Mateo this week.
5 Residents At Pacifica Nursing Home Test Positive For COVID-19; 1 Patient DeadAnother Bay Area nursing home was impacted by the coronavirus outbreak as five people at the Pacifica Nursing Rehab Center tested positive for COVID-19. One of the patients has died.
Patient At Burlingame Assisted Living Center Who Tested Positive For Coronavirus DiesAn elderly patient at a Burlingame assisted living center who tested positive for coronavirus, has died.
Coronavirus Update: 3 Residents At Burlingame Senior Care Facility Test Positive For COVID-19Three residents at the Atria Senior Living care facility in Burlingame recently tested positive for COVID-19 and are currently hospitalized, officials said Wednesday evening.
Isolation Forced By Coronavirus Endangers Mental Health Of ElderlyWhile Bay Area health officials are ordering people to keep their distance from the elderly in an attempt to protect a high-risk population from the coronavirus, some are warning that too much isolation could be just as deadly.
Missing 83-Year-Old Concord Man May Be Driving Red Jaguar XJ6Concord Police and the California Highway Patrol have issued a "silver alert" for an 83-year-old man last seen in Concord, and who suffers from a medical condition that sometimes leaves him disoriented.
Search For 81-Year-Old Berkeley Woman Who Suffers From DementiaBerkeley police are asking for help to find a missing woman who is believed to be at risk.
Missing 85-Year-Old Fairfield Woman FoundAn 85-year-old Fairfield woman who was missing since Friday has been found.
Elderly Man Escapes Burning Home In Los GatosAn elderly man managed to escape from a burning house in unincorporated Los Gatos, Saturday morning, according to the Santa Clara County Fire Department.