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Cost Effective Senior Living

Want to know one of the best kept secrets in Lorain County? E.R.C. Senior Apartments is where independent seniors can find exceeding affordable living accommodations, without the pressures of spending down their savings. E.R.C. can save seniors nearly half the cost of what independent living competitors charge by offering cost smart advantages in the local Read More…

A Golden Age for Technology Aimed at Boomers

By Daniel Vasquez , Sun Sentinel Twelve years into his South Florida retirement, former dentist Bruce Foote has happily traded tongue depressors and dental drills for smart phones and mobile applications. The 70-year-old even sprung for an extra Apple iPad so his wife could share his passion for tech­nology. Bridging the technology gap is increasingly Read More…

Retire from Work, But Not from Learning

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By Amanda Lilly, McClatchy-Tribune It is a recurrent theme these days that the “baby boomer” gen­eration is beginning to reach the age of retirement. This bulging population has been called a vital cohort for consumer spending and has been designated as a criti­cal target-group for politicians try­ing to garner the most votes. But the boomers Read More…

Cost Effective Senior Living

Want to know one of the best kept secrets in Lorain County? E.R.C. Senior Apartments is where independent seniors can find exceeding affordable living accommodations, without the pressures of spending down their savings. E.R.C. Senior Apartments can save seniors nearly half the cost of what independent living competi­tors charge by offering cost smart advantages in Read More…

Movies for Grownups: Small Films that Pack a Big Punch

By Bill Newcott, Entertainment Editor, AARP The Magazine The trouble with “small” films is that they too often get corre­spondingly small theatrical releases. The true blessing of home video is not that it provides a second chance for us to revel in those tightly focused, thoughtful films — in most cases, it’s our one and Read More…

Free Hour of In-Home Assistance for Senior Citizens

PHOTO PROVIDED. Seniors Helping Seniors Provider Anita McKenna of Elyria shares information about in-home services at the Lorain County Fair.

Elyria, OH -Seniors Helping Seniors® In-Home Services is cel­ebrating their one-year anniver­sary in Lorain County with two new opportunities to help seniors. ‘Because it is our one-year anniversary this month we are offering one free hour of service,’ states Janet McGarvey, who, along with her friend Alice Iseminger, launched the Seniors Helping Seniors Center one Read More…

Turn Your Unwanted Gold Into Cash at Elyria Jewelers

Stop in at Elyria Jewelers, where Bill Piorkowski, Brad Kaminski and Toni Ries offer the most attentive customer service around.

Bill Piorkowski, owner of Elyria Jewelers, invites you to stop in at their new location (486 N. Abbe Rd. in Elyria) to check out their newest product lines… Reflections by Simstars – This is the latest and greatest in the world of charms… a system of affordable sterling silver beads, murano glass beads, 14K Gold Read More…

Just the Right Shade of Eyebrow Pencil

By Leigh Grogan , McClatchy Newspapers DEAR SHOPPING: I finally got my mother turned on to the right shade for her eyebrows about two years ago, Maybelline Charcoal Gray. I bought her a package of two. Now that she has used them, we’ve exhausted ourselves looking for it. I know that Maybelline dis­continued this product Read More…

Symbolize the Milestones in Your

Pictured above: Scot and Jennifer Kuhns

GRAFTON – For local jeweler Scot Kuhns, there is nothing more rewarding than being a part of an engaged or married couple’s life. Kuhns started in the jewelry business at Brandau Jewelers in Elyria.. Kuhns attended the Gemological Institute of American where he earned his accredited jeweler professional and diamond graduate certificates. He also attended Read More…

You CanTake Charge

By Amanda Lilly, McClatchy-Tribune It seems there is always at least one seasonal celebration with foods that threaten our healthy hearts and trim tummies. But with barbeques, cocktail parties, birthday parties and more on our weekly calendars, it can be extra tough for some of us to watch our cholesterol and stick to a hearthealthy Read More…