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  • AARP’S 2nd Annual Movies for Grownups Film Showcase [PICS]
    AARP’S 2nd Annual Movies for Grownups Film Showcase [PICS]
    The 2nd Annual Movies for Grownups® Film Showcase was held on Nov. 6-9 in Los Angeles. The star-studded event featured exclusive Q&A sessions withKevin Costner, Al Pacino, Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, Laura Dern, J.K. Simmons, Jon...
  • Colosseum in Rome
    AARP 2015 travel trends survey shows impact of boomer travel
    According to the new AARP 2015 Top Travel Trends survey, boomer travel, travel by those over the age of 50, accounts for $120 billion in leisure travel each year. That massive amount means that most travel providers tailor their offerings to this...
  • Holly Robinson Peete turns 'Gratefully 50' with help from celeb friends
    Holly Robinson Peete turns 'Gratefully 50' with help from celeb friends
    Actress and television personality Holly Robinson Peete turned 50 years old on Sept. 18, and celebrated the milestone with a lavish party on Saturday in Malibu. The bash was themed “Gratefully 50,” and celebrity guests Magic Johnson,...
  • AARP Virtual Career Fair Coming September 23rd
    AARP Hosts Real Possibilities Virtual Career Fair September 23rd
    AARP will be hosting a free online Virtual Career Fair on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 from 10 AM to 7 PM (Eastern). AARP is committed to putting people over 50 to work and has lined up numerous employers for this job fair. The Virtual Career Fair...
  • NASCAR: Jeff Gordon to appear at Lime Rock Park for Drive to End Hunger campaign
    NASCAR: Jeff Gordon to appear at Lime Rock Park for Drive to End Hunger campaign
    Jeff Gordon, current leader in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series standings for the 2014 season, is scheduled to make an appearance at Lime Rock Park in Lakeville, Connecticut on Thursday, September 18. The driver of the No. 24 AARP Drive to End Hunger...
  • Senior Lifestyle Expo
    Drury Lane's senior talent & expo
    The 19th Annual Senior Lifestyle Expo takes place on Tuesday August 26th and Wednesday 27th, 2014. Thisspecial elders two day eventlocation is atDrury Lane Theatre & Conference Center 100 Drury Lane, Oakbrook Terrace, IL, both days start at 9...
  • Groovy reading glasses
    Where did I put my glasses and other brain farts
    The first time it happened to me, I was in my mid-40's. I had just accepted a new job as a sales manger for a notable high tech publication, and was excited to make my mark. Unfortunately, there was no office available, so my home was my...
  • AARP 2014 Scorecard
    Ohio ranked 44th on AARP older Americans scorecard
    A new scorecard released Thursday from AARP and other partners that measures effects of state policy on ability to live independently ranks Ohio 44th among the 50 states. "Raising Expectations 2014: A State Scorecard on Long-Term Services and...
  • Give Care on Father's Day
    Giving Care on Father's Day
    My Dad used to do everything. He was the family electrician, mechanic, gardener and general handyman. He was also an avid fisherman, poker player, computer tinkerer and golfer. But for the past several years, Dad has done none of the things he...
  • Walgreens/ AARP Wellness Tour 2014
    Hop on the wellness bus
    Walgreens/ AARP are traveling around the country helping educate and test communitiesfor health & wellness. The June celebration of National Men's Health is taking place.It's a great time to get the proper screening for diseases,find...
  • Schwann's discount for AARP members
    AARP members save on frozen food home delivery
    AARP members can now enjoy the convenience of having delicious frozen food delivered right to their front doors, at a discount, thanks to a new agreement with Schwan's Home Service, Inc. AARP members receive $20 off their first order of $50,...
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    AARP Virtual Career Fair Coming June 3rd
    AARP will be hosting a free online Virtual Career Fair on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 from 10AM to 7PM (Eastern). AARP is committed to putting people over 50 to work and has lined up numerous employers for this job fair. The Virtual Career Fair takes...
  • Senior citizen using a smart phone
    Scam alert: cyberproof your phone
    The May 2014 issue of AARP magazine shared several scam alerts for senior citizens, including how to cyberproof your phone.Cyberproofing one’s phone, however, is not just an issue for senior citizens. It can be an issue for citizens of all...
  • AARP Driver Safety Course
    Library offers AARP driver course to save patrons money on car insurance
    If you thought going to the library was just for checking out books and reading the newspapers, think again. Some libraries and community centers are pairing up with AARP to offer smart driver courses for a nominal fee so you can get a reduction...
  • AARP's new travel site offers free trip planning tools
    AARP's new travel site offers free tools to help plan dream trips
    Ready to travel? Maybe a trip to a sunny beach, historic spot, famous museum, national park, faraway country or off-the-beaten-path gem. Perhaps it’s time to take that long-awaited ocean cruise.Wherever you want to go or whatever you want to...