Vanport senior portrays “Bad Santa” to the delight of local children and serves older adults year round

By Gina Mazza For Beaver County Senior News Mostly everyone knows the legend of Old Saint Nicholas but are you familiar with his companion, Belsnickel? In German folklore, Belsnickel is Santa’s grumpy, disheveled alter ego. Dressed in tattered clothes, he is adorned with bells and dragging chains, and carries wood sticks. Yes, this “bad Santa” … Read more…

Centenarians enjoy Golden Glamour photo sessions

Every year, Rochester Villa in Rochester honors its female residents with a Golden Glamour photo session.  This year, two centenarians participated in the photo session and had a great time having their hair and makeup done. Grace McCullough celebrated her 100th birthday on April 28. Emily McDaniel celebrated her 101st birthday on May 2.   “We … Read more…