Ohio couple married for 69 years die just 8 hours apart


A couple married for 69 years died eight hours apart in hospice care in northwest Ohio…

SF Muni considers free rides for seniors and disabled

SFMTA is considering whether or not to provide free Muni passes for the San Francisco’s seniors and persons with disabilities.

100-year-old woman sees the ocean for the first time


Ruby Holt spent most of her 100 years in Tennessee. She had never been to the beach, until recently…

Social Security benefits to go up by 1.7 percent


Millions of older Americans will get a 1.7 percent increase in their social security monthly payments next year.

86-year-old man beaten for 3 dollars


An 86-year-old Nevada man is recovering after being brutally attacked while waiting for a bus…

Elderly beaten at park maybe wrongly targeted


Police said an elderly man who was beaten at a Hayward park may be wrongly targeted by the attacker…

China’s new burial policy leads to elder suicides

A new ban on traditional burial in Anhui, China has led to a number of suicide cases among the elderly…

SF man sentenced to 439 years in elder attacks

A SF man has been sentenced to 439 years behind bars after being convicted of committing attacks on elderly victim…