App That Helps Patients Sing Their Favorite Songs Slows Dementia, Alzheimer's Disease, Improves MemoryThe positive affect of music on the mind and memory has been documented time and again. Researchers have found that singing show tunes can ward off dementia and Alzheimer's. Now, there's an app that turns music into medicine, called SingFit.
92-Year-Old Woman Robbed Inside San Francisco Chinatown Home; Suspect ArrestedPolice have arrested a man who allegedly entered the home of a 92-year-old woman and then robbed her in San Francisco’s Chinatown neighborhood over the weekend.
Elderly Suspect Believed To Be Held Inside Palo Alto Home By Burglary SuspectPolice in Palo Alto surrounded a house after a burglary suspect fled from officers, barricading himself inside a home with an elderly resident Monday afternoon.
More Oldsters Than Hipsters – Marin Has More Old People Than Any Other Bay Area CountyA new study says residents in Marin County are some of the oldest in the Bay Area. In fact, almost one in five is 65 and older.
69-Year-Old Man Missing From San JoseSan Jose police are asking for the public’s help locating a 69-year-old man who went missing Sunday morning, police said.
Elderly Man Beaten With Own Cane A Block Away From Tenderloin Police Station In Broad Daylight; Suspects Get AwayA 78-year-old man was beaten with his own cane and pepper sprayed in San Francisco's Tenderloin in broad daylight on Tuesday. The robbery incident happened only a block away from the police station and the suspects got away.
'Shoulder Surfing' Suspect Arrested On Theft, Elder Abuse Charges In Contra Costa County ATM ScamAn ATM scam in Walnut Creek has police warning people to be aware of their surroundings especially when they’re withdrawing cash. A suspect has since been arrested for something police call, "shoulder surfing".
City Officials Warn Of Bogus Water Workers Burglarizing San Francisco HomesSan Francisco city officials are warning residents of a scam, where would-be burglars are posing as water department workers.
Elderly Women Confuses Brake, Pedal, Crashes Into Concord GymNo one was in the area when the car crashed into the building and no one was injured, including the driver.
Teen Exposes Himself To 2 Elderly Women In Palo AltoThe suspect is described as a fair-skinned white male, in his late teens with a slight build. He was wearing a dark-colored hooded jacket.
Man Wounded In SF North Beach Shooting; Restaurant Windows ShatteredPolice said an argument led to a shooting that injured a man in San Francisco’s North Beach Sunday afternoon, according to a police spokeswoman.
Elderly Man Attacked By Teens In Hercules ParkAn elderly man was attacked and robbed by two teenage suspects while walking in a Hercules park Tuesday morning, according to police.
Two Arrested In Home Invasion, Beating And Robbery Of Elderly El Cerrito Couple Police arrested a man and a woman Tuesday in connection with a home invasion and severe beating of an elderly couple in El Cerrito last month.
114-Year-Old Woman Forced To Lie About Her Age To Join FacebookFacebook apparently doesn’t let users choose dates before 1905, which is a big problem for a Minnesota woman born in 1900.
2-Alarm Fire Forces Evacuation Of Elderly Care Center In FairfieldA two-alarm house fire in Fairfield on Saturday afternoon displaced residents and prompted a neighboring elderly care facility to evacuate.