Are you in an age bubble?
Jul 02, 2019 01:00PM ● By Cloie Sandlin
I’ve frequently been told that I’m mature for my age. While I’m certain this statement has never been ill intended, I’m not always so quick ...Read More »
Riding the Facebook fence?
May 15, 2019 02:06PM ● By Cloie Sandlin
Facebook celebrated its 15th anniversary in February. It astounds me that it’s been around that long since I’ve been a Facebook user for at ...Read More »
A woman of many talents: Readers select Nancy Schmidt for Volunteer of the Year
May 09, 2019 10:52AM ● By Cloie Sandlin
Each year, the BEACON Senior Newspaper honors the dedicated men and women of the Grand Valley who volunteer to make our world a better place...Read More »
Join the party: BeaconFest is Tuesday, April 16
Apr 01, 2019 01:27PM ● By Cloie Sandlin
With all the activity—the people, vendors, prizes, live entertainment, freebies and food—it’s no wonder BeaconFest is the largest boomer and...Read More »
Age Out Loud: Volunteers of America has what it takes to help you age gracefully
Apr 01, 2019 01:09PM ● By Carole Ann McKelvey
For many, aging is a complex and fearful unknown. Luckily, employees and volunteers with Volunteers of America (VOA) work tirelessly to alle...Read More »
Love dancing? Love the Rolling Stones?
Feb 01, 2019 11:29PM ● By Cloie Sandlin
Last month’s Beatles vs. Rolling Stones show was a hit. This sold-out show attracted fans of both legendary bands who were unafraid to let l...Read More »
You’re only old once!
Jan 06, 2019 01:51AM ● By Cloie Sandlin
Did you know that Dr. Seuss wrote and illustrated a book in his 80s? The fact that he released it on his 82nd birthday doesn’t surprise me—...Read More »
Your guide to aging well in Montrose & Delta counties
Jan 06, 2019 01:25AM ● By Cloie Sandlin
Start the new year off right with the 2019 BEACON Guide, our annual publication designed to help you age well in Montrose and Delta counties...Read More »
BEACON Senior Newspaper wins national awards
Jan 06, 2019 12:14AM ● By Cloie Sandlin
Christmas comes early every year for the BEACON staff when our publisher, Kevin, returns from the annual North American Mature Publishers As...Read More »