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Crosscut Investigates Mobile Home 'Economic Eviction'

Have you been following crosscut.com's investigative series on how mobile home parks in Washington state ...

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Food for Thought

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Local

Local Seniors, Local Interest & Connections, Local Volunteers

Survey Finds San Juan Islands Dream Choice for Lottery Winners

Washington had four real estate options that winners would most likely purchase

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Property Tax Burden by State

Which states have the largest property tax load, and where does Washington land?

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85-Year-Old Hiker and Nearly 2,000 Additional Visitors Started 2024 with a First Day Hike

"The oldest hiker we had participated in the 1.5-mile hike around the lake"

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Solidarity Now! 1968 Poor People’s Campaign

This traveling exhibition from the Smithsonian illuminates the often-overlooked history of the multicultural movement to ...

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Sound Generations Celebrates Aging in a Big Way

Sound Generations is accepting nominations for aging adults who exemplify aging their way and inspire ...

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AARP Foundation Offers Free Tax Services

There’s no fee, and AARP membership is not required

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Health & Wellness

Healthy Aging, Medical Conditions, Caregiving

What Every Woman Should Know about Heart Health

Because heart disease symptoms in women can differ from those in men, it may be ...

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What is Causing Your Lower Back Pain?

A new study may have cracked the mystery surrounding the cause of a specific type ...

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Chocolate May Help Boost Brain Health as well as Mood

There is mounting evidence that a few nibbles of dark chocolate can not only satisfy ...

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50+ News You Can Use

Resources & Tips for Growing Older, Money Matters, Aging News

How a Vietnam Vet Found Healing as the "Honey-Do Dude"

He posted a note on Facebook: If there's any honey-do jobs that you can't handle, ...

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Easy-to-Use Dental Care Products for Elderly Seniors

"I have arthritis and hand tremors that affects my grip strength and makes brushing my ...

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Do I Need to File a Tax Return This Year?

What are the IRS income tax filing requirements for retirees this tax season?

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Five Things to Know About Social Security

Social Security is your money — you earned it through a lifetime of hard work

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Travels Near & Far

International, Countrywide & Northwest Travel Ideas

Take your palette around the world on a Portland by Mouth food tour

Food tours are a great way to explore a city and get to know its ...

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Experience the coastal charms of Newport, Oregon

With a name like Cape Foulweather, I expected gusty winds and pelting rain on my ...

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Romantic Destinations in Washington State

From mountains and beachfront retreats to small towns rich with history, here are our top ...

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See the highlights of NY Public Library’s famed Schwarzman Building on a docent-led tour

It’s hard to miss the monumental marble building lining Fifth Avenue in New York City. ...

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Featured Columns

Our Columnists, Life Perspectives, Nostalgia

Cryogenics

At any rate, I figured if cryogenics was good enough for Ted, it was worth ...

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Misunderstood Lyrics

“Oh my gosh. Did I ever tell you about my older sister and me and ...

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Paying It Forward

I had heard the concept of paying it forward before, but until I personally experienced ...

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My Run in With the FBI

My grandchildren will never believe that I was once tracked down by the FBI

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Playing Cowboys and Indians, 1921 Seattle

"Dandy was a Cayuse Indian pony, and the cleverest horse I ever saw. I think ...

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A Reflection on Loss and Remembrance

s I prepare to travel once again to Florida to celebrate my mom’s February 5th ...

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Sharing Stories

Essays, Poetry, Writing Corner

I Like Cats

"I like them black, brown, or gray"

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Frozen, Broken Pipes

"When the hero who finally answered my call arrived...”

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Expressing Love

“show rather than tell about love"

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Retirement Lifestyles

Healthy Recipes, Home & Garden, Senior Living, Family & Relationships, Senior Style

Taste the Warmth of Hearty Winter Vegetables

It’s time to relish in the bounty of winter vegetables

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Starting Plants from Seeds Indoors

Keep your green thumb in shape this winter while getting a jump on the growing ...

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Testing, Sharing, and Saving Leftover Seeds

What gardener can resist getting the most out of every purchase by saving and planting ...

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Fill up with fiber

Adding fiber to food is not only good for you, but tastes good as well ...

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Notable Northwesterners

Celebrity Seniors with a Local Connection, Noteworthy Older Adults

Pete Carroll and I Make a Phone Call

At the beginning of the 2013 season (yes, the Super Bowl season), Pete Carroll appeared ...

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Jeff Day and the Boys in the Boat

Acclaimed Whidbey Island artist Jeff Day has deep ties to the Boys in the Boat ...

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In Memory of Steve Pool

“That warm smile and familiar laugh, Seattle’s friendly forecaster”

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Carole King is Back in Town! The musical based on her life is playing locally

"Beautiful: The Carole King Musical" opened on Broadway and became the hit of the season. ...

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