The Beauty in Nature: Wintering Shorebirds
- Written by Clyde McMillan-Gamber Clyde McMillan-Gamber
Dunlin, sanderlings, ruddy turnstones, and purple sandpipers are small shorebirds that nest on the Arctic tundra. However, many individuals of each kind winter along the Atlantic Ocean coasts of New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, and farther south.
Tax-Aide Provides Low-Contact Service in Lebanon County
Beginning Feb. 7 and continuing through April 13, AARP Foundation is providing free tax assistance and preparation through its Tax-Aide program.
Free Tax Help Available in York County
The AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Program is again offering free tax service for York County taxpayers, especially adults 50 and older with low or moderate income, during the 2023 tax season.
Dauphin County Libraries End Overdue Fines
The Dauphin County Library System has gone “fine-free,’’ extending a no-late-fee policy enacted at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic and joining libraries across the country to end a practice that was a barrier to access.
County Aging Office Moved
The York County Area Agency on Aging has moved from its location on Market Street to 2401 Pleasant Valley Road, York.
Here’s How Life Expectancy in Pennsylvania Compares to the Nation
- Written by Samuel Stebbins Samuel Stebbins
Life expectancy is one of the most important and commonly cited indicators of population health — and in the United States, life expectancy is falling at a historic rate.
Tax-Prep Volunteers Needed in Lebanon County
AARP Foundation has kicked off volunteer recruitment for its Tax-Aide program, the nation’s largest volunteer-based tax-preparation service. Volunteers may sign up to assist taxpayers either in person or virtually, with a number of roles available.
At 94, Aerobics Class Leader Inspires and Motivates
- Written by Barry Sparks Barry Sparks
It’s a few minutes before 7 a.m., and the sun is rising outside when 94-year-old Jay Rentzel guides his lanky frame down the ladder into the York YMCA natatorium. The 85-degree water welcomes him to the start of another day.
Scenes from the Cumberland County 50plus EXPO
We were thrilled to be back in person for the 23rd annual Cumberland County 50plus EXPO on Oct. 21 at the Carlisle Expo Center!