Project Grants Wishes For Bay Area SeniorsKnowing that a simple act of kindness can change a person's life inspired this week's Jefferson Award winner to help low-income Bay Area seniors realize their dreams.
Self Help For The Elderly Empowers And Serves Bay Area SeniorsWhether it is helping seniors with Alzheimer's and Parkinson's or leading a dance class, Anni Chung has done it all, and now she is this week's Jefferson Award winner.
San Francisco's Seniors Demand Longer Pedestrian Crossing TimesA group of seniors and disabled residents rallied in San Francisco's Bayview District to call for longer crossing times on the busy Third Street corridor.
Seniors Celebrate Juanita The Duck's Return To San Anselmo FacilitySeniors at a center in San Anselmo were overjoyed Wednesday when their pet duck returned home after getting special permission from federal authorities.
Smart Job Tips For Baby Boomers And SeniorsJill Schlesinger looks at job opportunities for retirees in today's Jobs Report.
San Francisco Homeless Getting Older, Sicker As Population Remains SteadyA survey shows the number of homeless people on San Francisco's streets has stubbornly remained nearly the same over the past two years — and that population is now sicker and older.
Seniors Learn The Art Of Sit Down Tai Chi To Keep Their Bodies Standing StrongSit Down Tai Chi is a modified version of the traditional Chinese exercise, using gentle flowing movements.
High-Speed Pursuit Of Stolen Senior Transport Bus Ends With Pittsburg Man's ArrestA Pittsburg man was arrested Tuesday after allegedly stealing a senior transport bus in Antioch and leading officers on a high-speed pursuit that ended in three separate collisions, including one with a school bus, police said.
San Francisco Supervisors Unanimously Pass Ordinance Preventing Discrimination Of LGBT SeniorsA city ordinance prohibiting discrimination against senior lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender San Franciscans by long-term care facilities and nursing homes was unanimously approved by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Tuesday.
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.
SFMTA Votes To Give Free Muni Rides To Disabled, Low-Income SeniorsThe San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s board of directors voted unanimously Tuesday to waive the Muni fee for riders with disabilities and for low- to moderate-income seniors, many who live with fixed incomes and struggle to afford public transportation as the cost of living in the city increases.