Seniors

Roseville High’s class of 1940 celebrates 72 years

When Paul Lunardi and Lois Wells-Dove graduated from high school, Theodore Roosevelt was president of the United States and the country was six months away from entering World War ...

Roseville kids, seniors hold patriotic painting party

Maddie Wildie pointed out her hand-painted cards among the dozens laying on a table at Alta Manor Assisted Living and Memory Care Community in Roseville. "We're making cards for t ...

Roseville grandpa pens book on sharing life lessons

Roseville author William Gould thinks grandparents have life lessons to teach younger generations - although this audience might not always want to listen. His book, "Grandpa, Wer ...

Eskaton Village Roseville holds kite day for elderly residents

Eskaton Village Roseville recently held a kite day for its residents as a ?Thrill of a Lifetime.? ?Thrill of a Lifetime? defines a life-enriching experience that generates anticip ...

“Times Square Kiss” statue stops in Roseville

Residents of Sierra Pointe in Roseville had seen the famous photograph of a U.S. sailor kissing a young woman in New York's Times Square at the end of World War II. But seeing a t ...

Seniors show it’s never too late to fall in love

As people get older, they must often give up activities they once enjoyed. For Leona Schmitt, aging meant a bad hip, which means she and beau Bud Lambert can no longer go ballroom ...

These former military men enjoy their flying machines

Cutting through the cold and wind Friday morning are two screaming, high-pitched electric motors, growing quiet one moment and reappearing in a crescendo the next as Stryker remote ...

Roseville company creates medical devices to aid seniors

When Doris Herrilson heard about the installation of a device in her Eskaton Village Roseville apartment that would track her activity, she didn’t have a good feeling. &ldqu ...

Secret Santa on a community-wide scale

Holiday decorations are springing up all over Placer County, and one collection of trees is more than just ornamental. This season, Home Instead Senior Care has teamed with nonprof ...

Roseville seniors Wii bowl their way to better health

Until 10 years ago, Flo Eng was a tournament tennis competitor, and regularly played bocce and went bowling. “I was an all-around athlete,” Eng said. She’s slow ...

Roseville High School grads celebrate 70th reunion

Five years ago, a committee of Roseville High School graduates worried about running out of time decided to hold a class reunion annually. “We figured we better have more re ...

Celebrity hosts Roseville ceremony to honor volunteers

Celebrity host Stan Atkinson was in town to honor residents at Sun City Roseville on Sunday, Oct. 30. Some 300 Sun City residents and guests honored 10 of their neighbors for ...

County vintners and food featured at Taste of Placer County

Local vintners will share the fruits of their labor at the upcoming Taste of Placer County Wine and Food Festival to be held in Loomis next weekend. Thirteen county wineries will ...

Moon walking not uncommon for Roseville retirees

The Maidu Walkers have formed a family out of friendships begun through exercise. The club meets for daily walks around Maidu Regional Park and is affiliated with the senior progr ...