When the Supreme Court overturned the 50-year-old landmark decision Roe v. Wade on Friday, June 24, which had up until then protected a woman’s right to a safe and legal abortion, it reversed vital precedent.
Delivery man is worthy of an award
‘The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”
— Eleanor Roosevelt
Handler will be missed by many
The best ideas for Golden Living columns often come from our readers. In this case, it was a friend of the Office for the Aging (OFA) who read a recent Golden Living column on preventing home improvement scams targeting older adults looking to remodel their homes with an eye toward aging-in-place, who asked:
Let’s start with numbers. Currently, the government U.S. unemployment rate stands at 3.6% with a total of 6 million people in that percentage. The number of job openings is currently 11 million.
If ever there was a story that got this editor revved up, it has to be the front-page article about the training exercises that just wrapped up after taking place at Millerton resident and inveterate volunteer Jennifer Dowley’s home during the past month-and-a-half or so.
The reason being, simply, is that enthusiasm is contagious.