Valerie McElvy returns as host of “Spotlight on
Seniors” radio show

By Randy Detweiler “Spotlight on Seniors” with host Valerie McElvy is back by popular demand.  Tune in on Sundays at 11 a.m. on Beaver County Radio 1230 WBVP/1460 WMBA and 99.3 FM to hear a new topic every week.   Many of you know Valerie. She has been active in the Beaver County community since … Read more…

Looking for a group activity

ContactEllen CarlinsPittsburgh, PA412-367-5848412-576-9715 (c & text) Create a Prayer to Wear Treat your group to a day away from the ordinary by arranging a prayer to wear mini retreat.  Ellen facilitates a walk in faith while participants engage in a Spirit led, creation event of their own.  Based in western Pennsylvania, she will come to … Read more…

It’s time to walk now that sedentary season is over

By Angela Gentile, Planning Unit Program MonitorBeaver County Office on Aging I visited my primary care physician for an annual physical a few months ago, and after checking my chart, he congratulated me for not gaining weight during the pandemic. Now that the pandemic is going into its second year, many people realized that they … Read more…

Understanding Alzheimer’s Disease

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM EDT February 18, 2021 24/7 Helpline: (800) 272-3900 View Chapter Website Show Chapter For centuries, we’ve known that the health of the brain and the body are connected. But now, science is able to provide insights into how to make lifestyle choices that may help you keep your brain and … Read more…

News from the Allegheny County Regional Asset District FEBRUARY 2021. The month of February has been officially observed as Black History Month in America since 1976, but it truly began back in 1926 with the Association for the Study of African American Life and History. And while it is certainly not confined to a single month, we appreciate … Read more…

News from AARP

Don’t Flaunt Your COVID-19 Vaccine Card on Facebook Revealing sensitive personal data on social media can trigger identity theft by Katherine Skiba, February 2, 2021 | Comments: 2 Allen J. Schaben / Getty Images Typically, such cards contain your name, date of birth, patient number and other information that bad actors can use to steal … Read more…

2020 Beaver County Farmers Market Program

Farmers Markets- Local Growers Ambridge- Park Road and Route 65 Thursdays 4-7 PM May through November Beaver- Courthouse Parking Lot Saturdays 10 AM- 1 PM May through December Beaver Falls- 712 12 th Street Mondays 3:30 PM- 6:30 PM May through November New Brighton- Diamond Milling Co. parking lot 313 Fifth Ave. Tuesdays 3:30 PM-6:30 … Read more…

Property Tax/Rent Rebate Checks Will Be Mailed Early

Normally, rebates are mailed out beginning July 1 and continue to be mailed out. With the COVID-19 pandemic, the commonwealth has chosen to send out rebates starting six weeks early. A total of 110,000 rebates were mailed May 19, and then another 60,000 rebates will be mailed out each week. People who already have applied, … Read more…