Holiday lights recycling made easy

Start the new year off by doing something good for the planet.

The Lexington Senior Center will help recycle your lights.

You may drop off broken or unwanted holiday lights, including string lights, rope lights and electric candles, at the Senior Center through January 12.

Extension cords, timers, power strips and light sensors will […]

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Gift giving ideas for those with Alzheimer’s and those who care for them

We all like to receive gifts. And most of us enjoy giving them, as well.

If you are planning to give a gift to someone with Alzheimer’s this holiday season, it may be best to ask his or her caregiver what they think might be appropriate. If you are a caregiver, it may be helpful […]

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Three things all women should know about Social Security benefits

Understanding the rules about Social Security benefits and when to start claiming Social Security can be difficult. But they’re critically important, especially for women — since women typically live longer lives than men.

The new book, “What’s the Deal With Social Security for Women?”, by retirement consultant Marcia MacDonald Mantell, is extremely helpful, according […]

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Senior Center set for holiday fun

The Lexington Senior Center Holiday Craft Bazaar will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, December 13.

That same day, the center will celebrate an Open House and a Variety Show from 1 to 3 p.m.

The bazaar will feature homemade holiday crafts that will make great holiday gifts.

The Lexington Senior Center is located […]

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“Silver Bells” program provides holiday cheer

Those living in nursing care who are lonely this holiday season are getting some help from the 11th annual “Silver Bells” holiday giving program organized by the Nursing Home Ombudsman Agency of the Bluegrass.

You can help the organization provide Christmas gifts for the most lonely, needy residents of long-term care facilities in Central Kentucky.

You […]

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