Seniors

Rolling with Life’s Punches

These stories never get old. Meet a determinedly positive Provo senior citizen, some…

Senior living: 9 expert tips for maximizing money and memories

Each of us is on a trip toward retirement, and —…

Double Purple Heart Marine vet talks about holding his dying friend, being captured by the enemy and living with PTSD

William “Bill” Baucom, a Korean War veteran,…

Golden together: True love stories and advice from some of Utah’s oldest (and cutest) couples

There’s just something compelling about the tried and true love of an older couple. Here we highlight the love stories of a few local…

5 questions every family should ask their grandparents

Relief for what’s ailing you: Local doctors give their RX for chronic pain

10 ways to be healthier without exercising

YouTah Valley: The new Hollywood for YouTube sensations

Springville WWII vet tells of Nazis, Normandy and a magical Christmas

 

Grandma knows best: Local 90-year-old shares tips for a happy, healthy life

According to a 2013 report from the Center for Disease Control, Utah is home to some of the healthiest seniors in the nation. Utah…

College Applications: It’s a Zinch

Local company helps students show more than their numbers “You are more than a test score” — that’s the motto Provo-based Zinch works by. Although standardized…

Letters of the law- Trust yourself

4 questions can help protect yourself and your assets   We all like to be independent. We like to make decisions for ourselves and determine what…

Over the Hill

Beginners and experts are hitting the slopes in their senior years By Natalie Hollingshead Some say life…

Aged to Perfection

100th birthday is the ticket to centenarian party hosted by the guv By Natalie Hollingshead Not many people know what life was like when Theodore Roosevelt…

The River Mild

By Natalie Hollingshead Alpine Valley Care Center takes 6 adventurous residents over rapids Picture this: six river…

A Family Affair

Caring for an aging parent can bring both joy and frustration. Calling “211” or visiting…

Q&A: What is your favorite activity to do with your grandchildren?

Ann Fraedrich Springville 6 grandchildren “I like the simple things like playing games with them or camping on…

Provo Senior Games

August 25-September 2 By utahvalley360.com The Huntsman Senior Games have been held the past 18 years in St. George, and this year Provo will be hosting…

Independence breeds confidence

‘Senior proof’ your home with updated technology and common sense By utahvalley360.com Two-level homes can be made…

Money for the Second Half

Financial planning makes senior years a little more golden Utah Valley Magazine: What are the primary financial concerns of seniors? Jason Payne, Payne Financial Management: The…

Moving Up

Residential elevators offer flexibility for seniors and their families By utahvalley360.com When Richard and Julie Kozlowski decided to move from their home above Timpview High School…

Dating the second time around

By Megan C. Wallgren   The Orem Senior Friendship Center hosts a Pioneer social that brings friends…

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Seasoned professionals teach peers

Elder Quest keeps the learning curve from retiring  By Greg Bennett Dr. Weldon Moffitt engages…

Golden advice from a senior

By Greg Bennett 94-year-old retired teacher shares her thoughts on the past and future   Mima…

Senior stats: How do seniors measure up?

By utahvalley360.com Senior Corps: More than 8,100 seniors in Utah contribute their time and talents in one of three programs: Foster Grandparents, who serve one-on-one…

The Golden Years

staff, utahvalley360.com Dee Stevens, Pleasant Grove resident and grocery store manager, had always planned on being…