Veterans honored during Flag Day Ceremony

Above: Marine JROTC cadets fold the American flag. The Elks keep their promise that as long as there are veterans, they will never be forgotten. The B.P.O.E. #283 in Rochester honored our veterans from Rochester Manor & Villa during their recent annual Flag Day ceremony. Local veterans were invited to dinner prior to the ceremony. … Read more…

Senior Day at the Beaver Valley Mall

SENIOR DAY AT THE BEAVER VALLEY MALL Presents Health & Wellness Fair Wednesday  May 8, 2019 10 am to 12 noon Health and Welllness professionals:  Physical Therapist  Apprise Health Insurance counselors  Chiropractor  Fitness Demos  *Subject to change  District Attorney David Lozier will have the Drug Take Back Box available to collect old and unused medications.  … Read more…

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…