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Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Feb. 24 - March 2 Monday, Feb. 25: Exercises with Pat, 10 a.m., L.K. Painter Center gym. Tuesday, Feb. 26: Active Senior Aerobics with Kim, 9 a.m., Painter Center gym, small fee. Wednesday, Feb. 27: Exercises with Pat, 10 a.m., Painter ...

Volunteers needed to oversee Mayville caregiver support group

Providing care for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease can be stressful and isolating, but support groups can provide coping tools and a welcoming embrace from others in the same position. The Alzheimer’s Association Western New York chapter sponsors a number of caregiver support groups ...

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Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Feb. 17 through Feb. 23 Monday, Feb. 18: Exercises with Pat, 10 a.m., L.K. Painter Center gym. Tuesday, Feb. 19: Active Senior Aerobics with Kim, 9 a.m., Painter Center gym, small fee. Soup & Sandwich Lunch, noon, Painter Center ...

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Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Feb. 10 to Feb. 16 Monday, Feb.11: Exercises with Pat, 10 a.m., L.K. Painter Center gym. Tuesday, Feb. 12: Active Senior Aerobics with Kim, 9 a.m., Painter Center gym, small fee. Wednesday, Feb. 13: Exercises with Pat, 10 a.m., Painter ...

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Brocton Portland Seniors Brocton Portland Seniors had to cancel their January meeting, but the next meeting will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 26, at the Brocton Legion. The Chinese auction will be held, but at a later date to be determined, so save the items. Tour Chairman Margaret Jagoda, ...

Pinochle scores

Share & Care Seniors pinochle Tuesday’s Best Jan. 22 1. Lynn DiPalma 604 2. Birdie L. Walczak 569 3. Gene Pauszek 557 double pinochle: Betty Donovan peanuts: Phyllis Laurito Birdie’s Bidders Jan. 24 1. Gene Pauszek 685 2. Lynn DiPalma 627 double pinochle: Lynn ...

Meals on Wheels

Heatable Lunch Menu 4 Macaroni and cheese, broccoli, pears, muffin 5 Pot roast w/gravy, mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables, bread, chiffon gelatin 6 Two cheese manicotti w/Marinara sauce, Italian vegetable medley, garlic roll, grape juice, cookie 7 Meatloaf w/gravy, mashed potatoes, ...

Healthy intentions best borne of humble beginnings

Cornell Cooperative Extension Chautauqua County's EFNEP Program would like to share information on Food Nutrition Labels. Food nutrition labels are getting a makeover, which will be a big boost to anyone setting healthy eating intentions for 2019. As you shop at the grocery, explore how ...

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Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Jan. 27 - Feb. 2 Monday, Jan. 28: Exercises with Pat, 10 a.m., L.K. Painter Center gym. Tuesday, Jan. 29: Active Senior Aerobics with Kim, 9 a.m., Painter Center gym, small fee. Wednesday, Jan. 30: Exercises with Pat, 10 a.m., Painter ...

Silver Creek Seniors celebrate January, February birthdays

The Jan. 15 meeting opened on the second Tuesday of the month that we call the Ides of January. President Ed Newman offered a warm-hearted welcome back to Jean McDaneld and a sincere welcome to the club to new member Carm Tampio of Silver Creek. The Pledge of Allegiance was recited and “God ...

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Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Jan. 20 - Jan. 26 Monday, Jan. 21: Exercises with Pat, 10 a.m., L.K. Painter Center gym. Tuesday, Jan. 22: Active Senior Aerobics with Kim, 9 a.m., Painter Center gym, small fee. Soup & Sandwich Lunch, noon, Painter Center Yellow ...

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Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Jan. 13 - Jan. 19: Monday, Jan. 14: Exercises with Pat, 10 a.m., L.K. Painter Center gym. Tuesday, Jan. 15: Active Senior Aerobics with Kim, 9 a.m., Painter Center gym, small fee. Wednesday, Jan. 16: Exercises with Pat, 10 a.m., ...

C-SPAN 3 broadcasts Jackson Center’s Barnette program

JAMESTOWN — The Robert H. Jackson Center commemorated the 75th anniversary of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson’s majority opinion in West Virginia v. Bd. of Ed. V. Barnette on Oct. 16 and 17, 2018. The program, entitled “Canaries in the Coal Mine of Human Rights: Seventy-Five ...

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Brocton Portland Seniors Brocton Portland Seniors met Dec. 18 at the Brocton Legion, with President Linda Riley opening the meeting for 46 members and two guests. Pete Spinuzza, new member, was welcomed. Committee members Robin Carr, Jane Penhollow, Riley and Wendy Black set tables with ...

Prior authorization in Medicare Advantage plans: How often is it used?

This year, during the annual Medicare Open Enrollment period, more than 60 million people on Medicare have the opportunity to choose between traditional Medicare and Medicare Advantage plans. In making this decision, they are encouraged to take into account a number of factors, including ...

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Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Dec. 30 to Jan. 5 Tuesday, Jan. 1: Happy New Year ! Wednesday, Jan. 2: Exercises with Pat, 10 a.m. in Painter Center gym; Quilting with Florence, 10:30 a.m. in Collins Library Community Room; Games & Crafts with Pat, 1 p.m. in Painter ...

A stitch and a prayer spreads Christmas cheer to area homebound seniors

A local knit and crochet group spread a little extra Christmas cheer to the homebound this holiday season. It all began last spring, when Harvest Chapel’s “A Stitch and a Prayer” crafters decided they wanted to work on a special Christmas project. The group spent countless hours ...

Eat Peanut Butter for a Healthy Heart?

The evidence is strong that eating peanuts could be a low cost measure to improve cardiovascular health. Because Peanuts are nutritionally dense and rich in antioxidants, they can be part of a heart healthy diet and even may reduce your risk of cardiovascular disease. Nuts may lower the LDL or ...

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Collins 50 Plus Seniors Activities for the week of Dec. 23 to 29 Wednesday, Dec.26: Senior Bowling, 1 p.m. at K&L Lanes in Gowanda. Small fee. ** In case of bad weather, check out Channel 2 News WGRZ for closings listed under 50 Plus Seniors, L.K. Painter Community Center. ** Most ...

Christmas in South Dayton set for Saturday

SOUTH DAYTON — Residents and neighbors are invited to help decorate the Charlie Brown Christmas trees on the South Dayton Village Square on Saturday. The children can bring their own ornament — even a homemade one — or one will be available, to place on one of the Charlie Brown ...