Posts Tagged “Seniors”

Orland Fire Protection District to host luncheon for Seniors Dec. 1

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Orland Fire Protection District to host luncheon for Seniors Dec. 1

EVENT NOTICE: Orland Fire Protection District hosts annual senior luncheon Thursday Dec. 1, 11 am  to 2 pm The Orland Fire Protection District will host a luncheon to honor senior residents of the Fire District. The luncheon will be held at the district’s administrative building at 9790 W. 151st Street on Thursday December 1, 2016…

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Orland Fire District program trains public in emergency procedures

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Orland Fire District program trains public in emergency procedures

Orland Fire District program trains public in emergency procedures The Orland Fire Protection District Wednesday (August 10, 2016) held its first training class offering emergency response training to members of the public. Fire Chief Michael Schofield said the CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) program gives members of the public hands-on experience in dealing with emergencies…

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Finding a new place to lose weight & hang my iPod

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Finding a new place to lose weight & hang my iPod

I finally found a great place to work out, at Charter Fitness. I’ve bounced around a few health clubs but Charter fitness so far is the best. And I think seniors in Southwest Suburban Chicago should give it a closer look. It’s also the least expensive of all the clubs By Ray Hanania I think…

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Make government cover needs of Senior Citizens

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Make government cover needs of Senior Citizens

Most Baby Boomers and senior citizens are living on fixed incomes, many far below what any reasonable person needs to survive in today’s world. They can barely cover food and living requirements, let alone things like travel, clothing and even a little entertainment for themselves. They worked hard all their lives to build up this…

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Morton 201 Produces 2016 Mustangs Girls Basketball Poster

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Morton 201 Produces 2016 Mustangs Girls Basketball Poster

The Morton Mustangs Girls Basketball team poster is now available. Seven Mustang seniors appear on the posters, which were photographed and designed entirely by students at Morton.   Rocio Lopez (Unity), Chloe Maietta (Heritage), Daniella Perea (Geo. Washington), Guadalupe Rodriguez (Freedom), Jennifer Sanchez (Lincoln), Sarah Walden (Lincoln), Maryam Wilcher (Heritage) are the members of the…

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Morton 201’s 2016 Boys Basketball Poster Arrives

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Morton 201’s 2016 Boys Basketball Poster Arrives

The Morton Mustangs Boys Basketball team poster is now available. Seven Mustang seniors appear on the posters, which were photographed and designed entirely by students at Morton. Jamari Carthans (Unity), Deangelo Dale (Susan B. Anthony), Thadeous Johnson (Heritage), Marquel Norwood (Unity), Neftali Ramirez (Unity), Hector Reyes (Unity) and Christian Rice (Heritage) are featured on the…

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Illinois taxpayers on their own when it comes to plate stickers

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Illinois taxpayers on their own when it comes to plate stickers

New change in Secretary of State’s office puts bigger burden on Illinois senior citizens and elderly. It could be a real problem for many By Ray Hanania Fortunately, my wife is younger than I am. She reminded me this week that I needed to renew the license plate sticker for my car. Had she not…

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Morton 201’s Girls Volleyball Poster Joins Promo Program

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Morton 201’s Girls Volleyball Poster Joins Promo Program

Berwyn/Cicero, Ill.–The Mustangs of Morton’s Girls Volleyball team added another accolade to its list of accomplishments in 2015: featured in their own promotional poster. Two seniors, Maria Capone and Jackie Lopez, along with Nely Baeza, Gianna Cairo, Stephanie Cardenas, Khiabet Gonzalez, Maria Gutierrez, Julie Huante, Michelle Kosinski, Tamera Mosley, Claudia Rodriguez, Priscilla Salgado, Annette Urritia…

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Baby Boomers: What we can do to help seniors

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Baby Boomers: What we can do to help seniors

Seniors don’t get the respect they deserve from our government officials. We can do more as a society to help them, especially since most find themselves on limited incomes when they retire and age, incomes that don’t grow. Let’s eliminate the tax on Social Security income, and give tax breaks to companies that hire seniors…

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Morton Mustangs Football Releases 2015 Poster

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Morton Mustangs Football Releases 2015 Poster

Berwyn/Cicero, Ill.–The Morton High School Football program issued its annual promotional poster for the 2015 season. This year, 22 Mustangs on the varsity squad, all seniors, are featured on the poster. The players are: Ricardo Alejandre, Gerrard Arias, Jaime Avelar, Lizandro Barragan, Christian Bautista, Adrian Carmona, A.J. Delbosque, Ben Duarte, Fernie Duarte, Darin Gipson, Obed…

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