Social Security checks are rising in 2019. What you can expect.

Earlier this year, seniors got some good news on the Social Security front: Recipients will be getting a 2.8 percent cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) for 2019, bringing the average monthly benefit up from $1,422 to $1,461.

For anyone living on a fixed income, an additional $39 a month, or $468 a year, is certainly nothing […]

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Give your grandchild a memorable holiday gift

During the holiday season, grandparents may be tempted to send their grandkids gift cards, write checks or ask the grandchildren’s parents to shop on their behalf. But this can be a missed opportunity to choose a gift or discover an experience that can help foster meaningful connections with grandchildren of all ages.

Here are a […]

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Learn how to be a better, safer driver

The AARP Smart Driver Course will be held at the University of Kentucky Hospital at 11:45 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 13.

Offered by AARP Driver Safety, the course is the nation’s largest classroom and online driver safety course and is designed especially for drivers age 50 and older.

The course will take place at the University of […]

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The real cost of caregiving

Unpaid family members and friends who care for loved ones want to provide that care, but they sacrifice their own financial, medical and social needs to do it.

This is one of the main findings in a story from Next Avenue from a recent survey conducted by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs […]

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Drop by the holiday open house

The Lexington Senior Center will have a Holiday Open House 1 – 3 p.m., December 14 at the center at 195 Life Lane, Lexington.

Activities include:

1 p.m., performance by SCAPA students

1:30 p.m. – Tiny Dancers perform

1:45 p.m. – LSC performance group with Improv!

2 p.m. – Prime Time Dancers perform the “12 Days of […]

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