Skokie Newspaper Index

Home - Browse - Today in History - Obituary Index
Tag searched: Aged
Title Date Summary Source Tags
Police program helps seniors combat crime 2010-08-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 12, 2010 , p. 5 Jacobsen, Officer Tammy, Guertin, Joe, Crime prevention, Ippolito, Frank, Aged, Triad, Skokie Police Department, Pechter, Michael
100-year-young Skokie man 'just hired 2009-07-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 30, 2009, p. 7 Aged, Heftman, Harry
Main Street senior center approved 2008-07-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 3, 2008, p. 4 Skokie Board of Trustees, Peyer, Peter, Aged, McCabe, Frank, Apna Ghar
South-Asian senior center is proposed 2008-04-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 10, 2008, p. 9 Skokie Plan Commission, Aged, Paradise, Morton, Apna Ghar
Songbirds 2008-01-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 17, 2008, p. 5 Strauss, Miriam, Aged, Albert J. Smith Activities Center
Holiday program seeks gifts for seniors in need 2006-11-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 30, 2006, p. 10 Volunteer work, Home Instead Senior Care, Aged, Holidays and celebrations - Christmas, Be a Santa to a Senior
Woman found dead inside Skokie home 2005-12-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 22, 2005, p. 12 Tuller, Amy, Aged, Skokie Police Department, Death
Wrapping party means gifts for seniors in need 2005-12-22 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 22, 2005, p. 11 Volunteer work, Home Instead Senior Care, Aged, Be a Santa to a Senior, Skokie Chamber of Commerce
Program tries to provide happy holiday for seniors 2005-11-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 17, 2005, p. 14 Home Instead Senior Care, Charities, Aged, Holidays and celebrations - Christmas, Business - Service industry, Be a Santa to a Senior
Skokie seeks volunteers to deliver meals 2005-03-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 17, 2005, p. 9 Home Delivered Meals Program (formerly Skokie Meals on Wheels), Volunteer work, Rush North Shore Medical Center, Aged
Seniors give it their best shot 2005-03-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 17, 2005, p. 13 Diamond, Sylvia, Macko, Inez, Chanin, Edith, Aged, Photography, Lieberman Geriatric Center
Feast of reason 2004-10-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 28, 2004, p. 89 Evanston, Golub, Arlene, Skokie, Aged, Morton Grove, Weber Leisure Center
Skokie gets ready for 1st senior fair 2003-10-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 9, 2003, p. 5 Aged, Litwin, Dorothy, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Skokie man earns degree at age 82 2003-07-17 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 17, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 Colleges and universities, Braiman, Alex, Aged, Graduation
Skokie octogenarian earns degree 2003-06-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 26, 2003, p. 5 Colleges and universities, Aged, Graduation
Coulson to host drug cost summit 2003-04-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 24, 2003, p. 5 Health care, Coulson, Elizabeth, Aged
Briefs: new numbers for senior transit 2003-03-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 27, 2003, p. 10 Transportation, STAR Senior Transportation Program, Aged
Free tax help offered 2003-02-13 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 13, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 5 Skokie Human Services Department, Taxation - Income tax, Disabled, Aged
Examiner rules neglect in Skokie woman's death 2003-01-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 2, 2003, p. 6 Crime and criminals - Homicide, Aged, Schultz, Christine
Same-day scheduling for senior bus service 2002-12-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 26, 2002, p. 3 Transportation, Rivenson, Meryl, Aged, Disabled, Senior Transit for Area Residents (STAR)
Still having fun Acting Up 2002-10-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 17, 2002, p. B5 Wechter, Carol, Let's Keep Them Busy So They Don't Make Waves, Aged, Greenberg, Joyce Stern, Still Acting Up!, Drama, Devonshire Cultural Center, Silver, Marilyn
Seniors take part in Smith Center show 2002-06-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 27, 2002, p. 13 Performing arts, Ochstein, Evelyn, Geller, Mary, Magnuson, Sherrie, Aged, North Shore Dance Center, Levin, Ida, Steig, Gilbert, Albert J. Smith Activities Center, Brosnan, Elsie, Brosnan, John
A generation of eggs and talk 2002-04-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 25, 2002, p. 73 Lang, Gene, Waxman, Jay, Corey, Howard, Stern, Ed, Aged, Breakfast Club, The, Rashkow, Ted, Harris, Debbie, Elrod, Jerry, Jacover, David, Organizations and societies, Kole, Herman, Barmazel, Ray, Foxman, Morry
Board trims bus routes for seniors 2002-04-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 25, 2002, p. 3 Skokie - Budget and expenditures, Transportation, Rivenson, Meryl, Van Dusen, George, Senior Transit for Area Residents (STAR), Aged, Rigoni, Al
Senior bus use short of estimate 2002-03-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 7, 2002, p. 3 Vanderpool, Mark, Fair, Mila, Transportation, Rivenson, Meryl, Van Dusen, George, Senior Transit for Area Residents (STAR), Aged, Jaffe, Marian
Feds boost drug aid for seniors 2002-02-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 28, 2002, p. 5 Health care, Coulson, Elizabeth, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Silverstein, Ira, Ginther, Donna, Lang, Louis, Medicare, Illinois SenioRx Care, Aged, Cleland, Jean
Year in Review : Skokie rolls out seniors' buses 2001-12-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 27, 2001, p. 9 Dempster Street Train Station, Transportation, Aged, Senior Transit for Area Residents (STAR)
Lunches serve up good company 2001-12-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 20, 2001, p. 5 Suburban Area Agency on Aging, Community Nutrition Network Inc., Abrahamson, Maurie, Schwartz, Emery, Aged, Food and nutrition, Social agencies, Koz, Sara, Habighurst, Gus, Senior Services Association of Cook County, American Legion Memorial Civic Center
Music knows no age limits 2001-11-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 15, 2001, p. 61 North Shore New Horizons Band, Brown, Janice, Litwin, Dorothy, Aged, Salpeter, Bob, Overboe, Ellerth, Fugazzotto, Joe, Bowers, Sally, Music, Levison, Dolly
Doctor deals with ethics of memory 2001-11-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 8, 2001, p. 65 Diseases - Alzheimer's, Ethics, Sachs, Greg, Aged
Residents should use Skokie's new Senior Transit System 2001-10-18 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 18, 2001, Sec. 1, p. 8 Transportation, Aged, Senior Transit for Area Residents (STAR), Editorial
Just another stage of life 2001-10-11 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 11, 2001, Sec. 2, p. 1 Burton, Patti, Open Door Ensemble, Jaffe, Lee, Aged, Greenberg, Joyce Stern, O'Reilly, Winifred, Still Acting Up!, Drama, Laird, Jenny, Primus Theater Troupe
Skokie's senior transit system begins Oct. 15, register now 2001-10-11 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 11, 2001, Sec. 1, p. 4 Transportation, Aged, Senior Transit for Area Residents (STAR)
Bus service signup urged 2001-10-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 4, 2001, p. 12 Transportation, Aged, Senior Transit for Area Residents (STAR)
Meals program drivers sought 2001-09-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 27, 2001, p. 12 Volunteer work, Huckleberry, Lowell, Floyd, Dorothy, Rivenson, Meryl, Aged, Food and nutrition
Bus service start set 2001-09-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 6, 2001, p. 4 Transportation, Aged, Senior Transit for Area Residents (STAR)
October start now likely for senior transit 2001-07-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 5, 2001, p. 3 PACE, Vanderpool, Mark, Transportation, Aged, Jaffe, Marian, Metzger, Melinda
Skokie makes right move with senior transit 2001-06-07 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 7, 2001, Sec. 1, p. 5 Transportation, Aged, Editorial
Skokie trustees approve new transit program for seniors 2001-05-31 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 31, 2001, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie - Budget and expenditures, PACE, Dial-a-Ride Program, Transportation, Aged
They're still getting into the act 2001-05-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 24, 2001, p. B3 Zachary-Leafman, Helen, Wechter, Carol, Burton, Patti, Titleman, Mary, Cooper, Sheldon, Grey, Marilyn, Nudelman, Bernie, Aged, Still Acting Up!, Drama
Nursing homes seek hike from Medicaid 2001-05-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 10, 2001, p. 5 Housing - Senior housing, nursing homes, and assisted living, Health care, Standerfer, Julie, Insurance, Schoenberg, Jeffrey, Hovanec, George, Krause, Carolyn, Gardiner, Susan Duda, Kavanaugh, Kevin, Aged
Village OKs transit service for seniors 2001-05-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 10, 2001, p. 3 Whiting, Geneve, PACE, Dial-a-Ride Program, Sweig, Shirley, Transportation, Aged, Rosenberg, Marian, Jaffe, Marian
Shore mines the gold 2001-03-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 15, 2001, p. D4 SHORE Community Services for Retarded Citizens, Disabled - Mentally, Disabled - Developmentally, Organizations and societies, SHORE Community Services, Inc., Anniversaries and birthdays, Aged
Women in need benefit from CDBG awards 2001-02-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 15, 2001, p. 5 Interfaith Housing Development Corporation, Darr, Rebecca, North Shore Senior Center, Grants, Maine-Niles Association of Special Recreation (M-NASR), WINGS (Women in Need Growing Stronger), Aged, Interfaith Housing Center of the Northern Suburbs, Community development, Community Development Block Grants, Center for Enriched Living, Disabled - Developmentally, Domestic violence
Seniors get tips on improving memory at Smith Center 2000-11-16 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 16, 2000, Sec. 1, p. 1 Ciocci, Hedy, Lectures and lecturing, Aged, Albert J. Smith Activities Center
Fund assisted living law 2000-10-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 12, 2000, p. 16 Aged, Housing, Editorial, Laws and regulations
Niles care center gets more facilities, new look 2000-09-28 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 28, 2000, Sec. 2, p. 5 Health care, George J. Goldman Memorial Home for the Aged, Gammon, Richard, Aged, Brief, Rabbi Neil, Housing, George J. and Hannah Goldman Care and Rehabilitation Center
Seniors' acting troupe gets in tune for a new season 2000-09-21 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 21, 2000, Sec. 1, p. 1 News Capers, Wechter, Carol, Brown, Barbara, Skokie Park District, Cooper, Sheldon, Aged, Greenberg, Joyce Stern, Still Acting Up!, Drama, Cohen, Georgia, It's About Time
Seniors ask village to get on the bus 2000-08-31 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 31, 2000, p. 3 Weintraub, Judy, Sweig, Shirley, Transportation, Fair, Neela, Aged, Jacobson, Ruth, Jaffe, Marian, Levine, Sid
At age 80, Sylvan gets his diploma 2000-07-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 20, 2000, p. 71 Aged, Sylvan, Marshall, Graduation, Oakton Community College - Student activities
Chicago alderman seeks use of suburban cabs for seniors 2000-07-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 6, 2000, Sec. 1, p. 1 Taxi cabs, Moberg, John, Checker Taxi Association, Doherty, Brian, Aged, Laws and regulations
Drop-in group offers seniors support 2000-06-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 1, 2000, p. 73 Jewish Family and Community Service, Senior Connection Support Group, The, Organizations and societies, Aged, Fox, Sheri
3 cheers for Senior Center 1999-10-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 21, 1999, p. 18 North Shore Senior Center, Aged, Social agencies, Editorial
Seniors pay far more for drugs: study 1999-09-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 16, 1999, p. 5 Health care, Schakowsky, Janice, Aged
Job match helps teens and seniors 1999-05-20 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 20, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 1 Teenagers, Gooris, Leslie, Employment, Job Match-Up, Doerr, Courtney, Aged, Jordan, Aaron
A college graduate for the ages 1999-05-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 6, 1999, p. 89 Janus, Sam, Aged, Graduation, Oakton Community College - Student activities
Local seniors active, aware, involved 1999-04-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 1, 1999, p. 79 Kliphardt, Ray, Volunteer work, Gelfand, Leonard, Aged
Police work to serve seniors 1999-04-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 1, 1999, p. 79 Gillono, Jan, Marmel, Harvey, Crime and criminals, Aged, Triad, Skokie Police Department
Older drivers don't want to give up car 1999-03-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 18, 1999, p. 77 Aged, Automobile drivers
Hospital offers comprehensive testing service 1999-03-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 18, 1999, p. 77 Sullivan, Beth, Aged, Automobile drivers, Evanston Hospital
Senior Center finds new home 1999-03-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 18, 1999, p. 11 North Shore Senior Center, Aged, Johnson, Sandi
Skokie meals program needs serving of help 1999-01-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 7, 1999, p. 5 Volunteer work, Skokie Meals on Wheels, O'Roark, Leone, Skokie Human Services Department, Muller, Raymond, Aged
Agency helps elderly to live better 1998-11-26 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 26, 1998, p. 105 North Shore Senior Center, Organizations and societies, Evanston/Skokie Valley Senior Services, Floyd, Dorothy, Aged, Brown, Alexander
Senior Center needs a new home 1998-09-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 10, 1998, p. 18 North Shore Senior Center, Aged, Johnson, Sandi, Editorial
Seniors talk the talk for 20 years 1998-07-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 16, 1998, p. 73 Fox, Noah, Sachs, Jack, Jerome, Ted, Messer, Dave, Moschel, Morris, Green, Max, Eisman, Herb, Organizations and societies, Aged, Skokie Senior Men's Group
Program enriches seniors' days 1998-05-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 7, 1998, p. 97 Merkin, Arthur, Altman, Jennie, Long, Brenda, Stavish, James, Aged, Great Opportunities, Adult day care centers
Seniors can get assessment freeze 1998-04-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 30, 1998, p. 4 Taxation - Property tax, Aged
County mails seniors forms for tax breaks 1998-01-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 29, 1998, p. 13 Senior Citizens Assessment Freeze Exemption, Taxation - Property tax, Aged
Seniors become tutors under D73 program 1998-01-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 8, 1998, p. 10 Grants, East Prairie School Educational Foundation, Public School District 72 - Student activities, Mies, Scott, Aged, Great Books Foundation, Retirement Research Foundation
Seniors troupe Still Acting UP at JCC 1998-01-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 1, 1998, p. 61 Brown, Barbara, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Aged, O'Reilly, Winifred, Still Acting Up!, Nasatir, Alyce, Drama
Seniors blast off into cyberspace 1997-11-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 27, 1997, p. 93 SeniorNet, Moss, Mort, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Council for Jewish Elderly (CJE), Aged, Computers, Internet, Roth, Laura
Smith Center gets a view of the world 1997-10-02 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 2, 1997, p. 13 Fairs and festivals, Magnuson, Sherrie, Aged, Albert J. Smith Activities Center
Seniors left without cash 1997-07-31 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 31, 1997, p. 18 Red Tape Cutter Program, Aged, Editorial, Laws and regulations
Crime prevention tips offered 1997-04-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 24, 1997, p. 8 Crime prevention, Safety Tips You Can Bank On, Aged, Council for Jewish Elderly (CJE) Crime Victim Witness Program
Growing older and better 1997-04-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 24, 1997, p. 19 Novit, Mel, Aged, Editorial
Chat line links latchkey kids, seniors 1997-04-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 17, 1997, p. 93 Grandma, Please!, Jane Addams Hull House Association, Aged, Pagel, Nora, Students
Hospice director finds good in the last goodbye 1997-04-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 10, 1997, p. D1 Health care workers, Aged, Evanston Hospital, Twaddle, Dr. Martha, Death, Hospice of the North Shore
A day in the life 1997-03-27 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 27, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 5 Recreation, Employees, Niles Senior Center, Aged, Kosteiny, Eleanor
Group says laugh, senior, laugh 1997-03-20 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 20, 1997, p. 87 Goldman, Jan, Blackwell, Gene, North Shore Senior Center, Laff-In, Gregori, Don, Organizations and societies, Aged, Twiss, Alston, Lyons, Emerson
Rush project a bridge for senior care 1997-03-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 13, 1997, p. 87 Wendell, Beverly, Health care workers, Small, Ida, Pildes, Bruce, Rush North Shore Medical Center, Solomon, Esther, DeWine, Patricia, Aged, Lieberman Geriatric Center, Skokie Meadows Nursing Center
The Medigap : Medicare supplementary insurance a must 1996-11-28 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 28, 1996, p. 19 Health care, Government - U.S., Insurance, Medicare, Aged, Editorial
Local seniors share election decision strategies, thoughts 1996-11-21 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 21, 1996, Sec. 2, p. 6 Madura, Leo, Elections, Herbert, Roselyn, Primer, Seymour, Aged, Schultz, Laura, Nessenson, Morris, Bennon, Sam
Discussion groups talk of the town 1996-11-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 7, 1996, p. 81 Kraft, Mike, Franz, Carol, Village Hall, Organizations and societies, Schenker, David, Aged, Schoua, Eduardo, Albert J. Smith Activities Center
Program links kids, seniors 1996-09-19 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 19, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 16 Grandma, Please!, Nudelman, Arlene, Homework, Duffy, Sue, Aged, Falco, Charlie, Students
Cutting red tape : Bill would help link seniors with services 1996-07-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 11, 1996, p. 17 Red Tape Cutter Program, Chicago Community Trust and Retirement Research Foundation, American Association of Retired Persons (AARP), Aged, Area Agency on Aging, Editorial, Laws and regulations
Senior Center turns 40 1996-05-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 23, 1996, p. 82 North Shore Senior Center, Anniversaries and birthdays, Aged
Independence Network increases local service 1996-05-16 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 16, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 12 Carter, Barbara, Organizations and societies, Council for Jewish Elderly (CJE), Aged, Independence Network, Holstein, Sally
Pigeon drop scam nets another elderly victim 1996-05-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 9, 1996, p. 9 Crime and criminals - Swindlers and swindling, Aged
Alden wins nursing home approval 1996-05-09 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 9, 1996, p. 3 Housing - Senior housing, nursing homes, and assisted living, Citron, Bernard, Carl, Joan Robinson, Alden Management Services Inc., Aged, Gorell, Jacqueline
Seniors plan revived 1995-12-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 21, 1995, p. 7 Marriott Corporation, Housing - Senior housing, nursing homes, and assisted living, Brighton Gardens, Aged, Business, Perille, Donald
Strong medicine 1995-12-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 7, 1995, p. 19 Health care, Medicare, Aged, Editorial
Enthusiasm, oatmeal are Weis' hallmarks 1995-11-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 16, 1995, p. 5 Senior Olympics, Weis, Clara, Weis, Harold, Quaker Oatmeal, Aged, Sports
Senior housing gets Plan Commission nod 1995-10-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 5, 1995, p. 17 Marriott Corporation, Housing - Senior housing, nursing homes, and assisted living, Skokie Plan Commission, Aged
Marketplace can't solve seniors' health problems 1995-08-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 10, 1995, p. 17 Health care, Government - U.S., Aged, Editorial
Lieberman Center gets $8M loan 1995-07-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 27, 1995, p. 19 Renovation and repair, Carter, Barbara, Council for Jewish Elderly (CJE), Aged, Housing
In love, third time's a charm 1995-07-27 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 27, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 14 Skokie Village Nursing Home, Aged, Kaye, Herman, Weddings, Meyers, Dawn
Senior lunch popular, but contributions low 1995-06-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 29, 1995, p. 5 Community Nutrition Network Inc., Older Americans Act, Aged, Food and nutrition, Habighurst, A.B.
Social Security : Seniors should take a more objective look 1995-06-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 8, 1995, p. 15 Government - U.S., Social Security, Aged, Editorial
Beware roof scam, police warn seniors 1995-05-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 25, 1995, p. 9 Chwalisz, Jim, Crime and criminals - Swindlers and swindling, Aged
Con men hit seniors with repair scam 1995-05-25 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 25, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 6 Crime and criminals - Swindlers and swindling, Mason, Robert, Aged
A mother's eyes, a daughter's pain 1995-03-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 16, 1995, p. 15 Aged, Editorial
Retirement living brings residents back 1995-02-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 23, 1995, p. 5 Farber, Gertrude, Weisz, Betty, Aged, Herman, Dorothy, Lincolnwood Place, Housing
2nd time around : Seniors give words of wisdom about love 1995-02-09 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 9, 1995, Sec. 2, p. 1 Spares Saturday Evening Club, Johnson, Marguerite, Bentley, Louise, Kowalski, Wally, Elwart, Dottie, Organizations and societies, Aged, Williams, Don, Miller, Anne, Hessing, Lola
Master Blaster seniors feel young 1995-01-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 5, 1995, p. 5 Weissman, David, Mogul, Sidney, Health and fitness, Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, Aged, Awards, prizes, etc., Sports - Weightlifting, Belcastro, Fred, Weinstein, Laure, Master Blasters
They act their age 1994-12-08 Skokie's has a theater group for seniors called Acting Up! Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 8, 1994, Sec. 2, p. 1 Acting Up!, Aged, Drama
Seniors get message on skills 1994-09-01 Hyman Rabin is a volunteer instructor for 55-Alive Mature Driving. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 1, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 6 Volunteer work, 55-Alive Mature Driving, Aged, Rabin, Hyman, Automobile drivers
Skokie couple's marriage proving love is timeless 1994-05-26 Roy Pine, 73, and Gladys McClelland, 71, were married at the Skokie Meadows Nursing Home. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 26, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 1 Aged, Pine, Roy, McClelland, Gladys, Weddings, Skokie Meadows Nursing Center
Crime isn't up, but fear of it is 1994-03-03 According to the Triad crime against the elderly is not increasing in Skokie. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 3, 1994, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Triad, Crime and criminals, Aged
Senior volunteers work to eliminate generation gap 1993-05-27 A group of senior citizens volunteer at the Child Development Center at Oakton Community College. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 27, 1993, p. 23 Oakton Community College, Volunteer work, Aged
Senior services fee hikes eyed 1993-05-13 Several senior citizens' services could soon be more expensive. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 13, 1993, p. 3 Aged, Social agencies
Senior advisory council talks crime with officials 1993-05-13 Senior citizens voiced safety concerns to officials as part of the Skokie Triad Crime prevention program. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 13, 1993, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Triad, Crime prevention, Aged
Acting Up reaches new heights 1993-04-29 Acting Up! features over 60 performers. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 29, 1993, p. B3 Acting Up!, Aged, Drama
Kids, seniors create sweet harmony 1993-03-25 Students from Lincoln Junior High and seniors from the Smith Center are working together on a concert. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 25, 1993, p. 5 Aged, Public School District 69 - Student activities, Lincoln Junior High School, Concerts, Albert J. Smith Activities Center
Seniors' housing under construction 1990-11-15 Foundations have been laid for a four-story, 48-unit senior citizens' home at the intersection of Gross Point Road and Dempster Street .The Council for Jewish Elderly is not yet accepting applications from potential residents. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 15, 1990, p. 5 Council for Jewish Elderly (CJE), Aged, Housing
Senior housing breaks ground 1990-10-25 Workers have begun laying the foundation for a 48-unit, four-story apartment building near the Skokie Swift station. Tenants, who will have to be at least 62, will pay up to 30 percent of their income as rent. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 25, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 1 Construction, Aged, Housing - Apartment buildings
Apartments for elderly are expected soon 1990-09-06 The Council for Jewish Elderly expects to break ground next month for a subsidized seniors' apartment building. The 48-unit, four story building will be built at Gross Point Road and Enfield at a cost of about $3 million. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, September 6, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 1 Construction, Council for Jewish Elderly (CJE), Housing - Apartment buildings, Aged
Rush to join village meals program 1990-08-23 Rush North Shore Medical Center is expected to start helping with the Skokie Meals on Wheels program. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 23, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 1 Meals on Wheels, Skokie - Budget and expenditures, Charities, Aged, Hospitals
Expansion considered for Meals on Wheels 1990-07-05 Village officials met with representatives of Rush North Shore Medical Center to see if the village can contract with the hospital to expand the meals on wheels program. Meals on Wheels, in operation since 1976, is partially subsidized by the village. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 5, 1990, p. 3 Meals on Wheels, Skokie - Budget and expenditures, Charities, Aged, Hospitals
For-profit senior citizen complex OK'd by village 1990-01-25 Skokie Village trustees unanimously approved the building of Skokie's first for-profit senior citizen residence. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 25, 1990, p. 6 Aged, Housing
Senior housing plan proposed in Skokie 1989-11-30 The Marriott Corporation wants to build an unsubsidized housing project for senior citizens on three acres at the northwest corner of Church Street and East Prairie Road. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 30, 1989, p. 7 Marriott Corporation, Housing - Senior housing, nursing homes, and assisted living, Aged, Housing - Apartment buildings
No Title 1989-11-25 The Marriott Corporation plans to build a residential complex for the elderly with 133 apartments and a 23-bed nursing center at Church Street and East Prairie Road. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, November 25, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Marriott Corporation, Housing - Senior housing, nursing homes, and assisted living, Aged, Housing - Apartment buildings
Dixon promises seniors: I'll vote to repeal surtax 1989-08-31 U. S. Senator Alan Dixon promised a packed house of Skokie area senior citizens that he would vote to repeal a catastrophic health insurance surtax that has enraged many of them. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 31, 1989, p. 7 Government - U.S., Health care, Insurance, Aged, Dixon, Alan, Laws and regulations
Seniors grill Dixon on health-care tax 1989-08-31 More than 200 people came to Skokie Village Hall August 29 for a one-hour "Town Meeting" with U. S. Senator, Alan Dixon. Most of the questions concerned the 1988 Catastrophic Health Coverage Act. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 31, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 9 Government - U.S., Health care, Insurance, Catastrophic Health Coverage Act, Aged, Dixon, Alan, Laws and regulations
Artist observed 1989-08-17 Skokian Edith Taylor is 101 and resides in Old Orchard Manor. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 17, 1989, p. 5 Aged, Old Orchard Manor, Taylor, Edith
Hopes for senior center ending 1989-02-09 Plans for a senior citizen nutrition center in Niles Township have been cancelled for the second time in less than four years because no location could be found for it. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 9, 1989, Sec. 1, pp. 1 Aged, Food and nutrition, Social agencies
Senior nutrition center in jeopardy 1989-02-02 Funding for a proposed senior citizen nutrition center will likely be dropped because the Suburban Area Agency on Aging failed to find a site for the facility after a 15-month search. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 2, 1989, p. 5 Suburban Area Agency on Aging, Aged, Food and nutrition, Social agencies
No Title 1988-08-06 The list for the Skokie Village Center building, a government subsidized apartment building which has 150 units, is so long that no more names are accepted. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, August 6, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Village Center, Aged, Housing - Apartment buildings
No Title 1988-07-16 Ida Ebeling celebrated her 100th birthday on July 15, 1988. She was born in Germany and came to the U.S. after World War II. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, July 16, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 3 Ebeling, Ida, Aged
No Title 1988-07-16 Seniors age 55 and over are encouraged to take the AARPs 55 Alive driving program which started in 1979. Many insurance companies offer discounts after seniors complete the class. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, July 16, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Insurance, Aged, Automobile drivers, 55 Alive
Library plans a celebration 1988-04-14 During National Library week April 17-23, SPL will celebrate 100 years of Skokie history. 'Acting UP!', a senior performance group, will highlight Skokie historical events. Cole Taylor Bank is sponsoring a reception after the performance. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 14, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 9 Performing arts, Skokie - History, Cole Taylor Bank, Acting Up!, Aged, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits, National Library Week
Riders criticize cab companies' performance 1988-04-07 About 500 senior citizens are unable to use local taxicab services because some drivers from the two taxicab companies licensed in Skokie refuse to accept coupons which entitle senior citizens to reduced cab fares. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 7, 1988, p. 4 Taxi cabs, Aged
Are breaks for seniors justified 1988-03-19 Citizens of Skokie and surrounding communities are divided on the issue of whether senior citizens should get discounts and other benefits based on their age only. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, March 19, 1988, Sec. 1, p. 1 Aged,
Adult day care center to open in March 1988-01-28 An adult day care center will open in March at 4503 Oakton Street. Larry Levin, owner and operator of Alternative for Aging, says the center will serve 48 patients over the age of 60. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 28, 1988, p. 5 Levin, Larry, Alternative for Aging, Aged, Adult day care centers
News digest 1987-12-31 A plan for a 48-unit subsidized housing development for the elderly was approved by the Skokie Board of Trustees on December 21. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 31, 1987, p. 19 Skokie Board of Trustees, Aged, Housing - Apartment buildings
Building for elderly approved 1987-12-24 Skokie trustees approved the construction of a subsidized apartment building for seniors. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 24, 1987, Sec. 2, p. 2 Skokie Board of Trustees, Aged, Housing - Apartment buildings
Senior citizen boom predicted in suburbs 1987-09-17 According to a report released this week, Niles Township will see a modest increase in its population of senior citizens by the end of the decade. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 17, 1987, p. 7 Statistics, Niles Township, Aged, Population
Niles North grad proves you're never too old to learn 1987-06-11 Victoria Cozza, a 76-year-old Skokie grandmother, has received her high school diploma from Niles North. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 11, 1987, p. 5 Schools - High schools, Cozza, Victoria, Niles North High School, Aged, Graduation
High school hurdle crossed 1987-06-04 Skokie resident Victoria Cozza will receive a high school diploma from Niles North at age 76. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 4, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 4 Schools - High schools, Cozza, Victoria, Niles North High School, Aged, Graduation
Dial-A-Ride reform considered 1987-04-30 Village trustees are contemplating reform of Skokie's senior citizen Dial-A-Ride program because of suspected abuse. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 30, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 1 Dial-a-Ride Program, Transportation, Aged
Suburbs face problems of old 1987-04-04 Recent studies show that the number of Skokie residents over age 60 has increased rapidly since 1970. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Saturday, April 4, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 2 Lincolnwood, Niles, Statistics, Skokie - Residents, Aged, Morton Grove, Population
From Iran to Oral Roberts, talks cover wide spectrum 1987-03-26 Once a week a group of Skokie male senior citizens gathers in the Albert J. Smith Activity Center for a discussion group led by Arch Hanson. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 26, 1987, p. 8 Hanson, Arch, Organizations and societies, Aged, Albert J. Smith Activities Center
Skokie eyes zoning rules for housing for elderly 1987-03-05 Skokie's zoning ordinance for housing for elderly and the physically handicapped is being studied to determine if requirements should be less stringent for market-value housing than for subsidized housing. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 5, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 1 Disabled - Physically, Zoning, Ordinances, Aged, Housing
Poems, stories capture feelings of growing old 1987-01-22 Skokie authors Mary Sass and Eva Gross have combined their efforts to produce a book for senior citizens entitled "Autumn Dreams. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 22, 1987, p. 7 Sass, Mary, Authors, Gross, Eva, Aged, Books, Autumn Dreams
Skokie senior citizens beginning to accept changes to Dial-A-Ride 1986-06-05 Skokie senior citizens are beginning to accept changes made nine months ago to the Dial-A-Ride program. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 5, 1986, p. 5 Dial-a-Ride Program, Transportation, Aged
Developer to plead seniors complex benefits to board 1986-02-27 Developer William B. Kaplan's proposal for senior housing, will be re-heard by the Skokie Plan Commission on March 3, despite its initial unanimous rejection by the commission. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 27, 1986, p. 3 Skokie Plan Commission, Housing - Apartment buildings, Aged, Kaplan, William
Planners tear down citizen high-rise plan 1986-01-23 Skokie Plan Commission voted 8-0 against William B. Kaplan's proposal to build a high-rise senior citizen's housing complex in downtown Skokie. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 23, 1986, p. 3 Skokie Plan Commission, Housing - Apartment buildings, Aged, Kaplan, William
High-rise for elderly on agenda 1986-01-16 A plan to build a high rise apartment complex for seniors will be on the agenda of the Skokie Plan Commission. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 16, 1986, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Plan Commission, Housing - Apartment buildings, Aged, Kaplan, William
Ruling on housing project postponed 1985-11-24 On January 16 the Skokie Plan Commission will hear testimony about a proposed $32 million housing complex for the elderly. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, November 24, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Plan Commission, Aged, Housing - Apartment buildings
High-rise plan draws fire 1985-11-21 Local residents oppose a plan to build housing for the elderly at 8237-55 Lincoln. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 21, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Zoning, Aged, Housing - Apartment buildings
Dial-A-Ride's growth forces service limit 1985-08-29 A new system has been designed by the village to help senior citizens with the increasingly high cost of transportation. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 29, 1985, p. 5 Transportation, Aged
Senior citizens are hopeful Park District subsidizes trips 1985-08-01 The Skokie Park District recently conducted a survey to see whether the district should continue to partially fund monthly trips for seniors. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 1, 1985, p. 6 Aged, Surveys and studies, Skokie Park District - Budget and expenditures
Senior drama troupe dispels stereotypes 1985-01-24 Acting Up! is a nationally-recognized senior improvisational drama troupe sponsored by Oakton Community College. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 24, 1985, p. 11 (Special section) Oakton Community College, Acting Up!, Aged, Drama
At 70, Skokian graduates 1984-05-24 Nathan Saphier, who is 70 years old, received his degree from Oakton Community College on May 20. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 24, 1984, Sec. 3, p. 18 Aged, Saphier, Nate, Graduation, Oakton Community College - Student activities
Free legal advice available 1982-01-07 The Board of Niles Township has announced the creation of a Legal Assistance Program for seniors. Gilbert Gordan, former attorney for the Village of Skokie, will run the program. The News, Thursday, January 7, 1982, p. 4 Legal Assistance Program, Gordon, Gilbert, Aged, Laws and regulations
Growing old is fun if you're Acting Up! 1981-12-17 The improvisational drama troupe, Acting Up!, was founded five years ago. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 17, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 3 Acting Up!, Aged, Drama
Senior shape program taking applicants 1981-09-24 The Skokie Health Department, in conjunction with the Visiting Nurse Association of Evanston and Skokie Valley, is offering a new Senior Health Action Program. The News, Thursday, September 24, 1981, p. 11 Public health, Skokie Health Department (formerly Skokie Public Health Department), Aged
Senior service awarded grant 1981-01-11 A $12,133 federal grant will permit the village to begin a service that will help a number of elderly residents with tasks they are no longer able to accomplish themselves. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, January 11, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Grants, Aged
Forum details problems faced by elderly 1980-09-07 Skokie's Office on Aging, in conjunction with the 1981 White House Conference on Aging, sponsored a forum on the acute problems of the elderly. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, September 7, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 3 Aged,
Relocation of senior facility saves $190,000 1979-12-20 Decision to relocate the Senior Council Center to the Village Center Senior Citizen building at Lincoln and Galitz will save $190,000. The News, Thursday, December 20, 1979, p. 13 Skokie Senior Council Center, Aged
Skokie seeks 100-year-olds 1979-10-25 Skokie Health Department wants to interview residents age 100 and over. The News, Thursday, October 25, 1979, p. 4 Skokie Health Department (formerly Skokie Public Health Department), Aged
Senior buses get go-ahead 1979-03-08 Niles Township Board will pay 2/3 of the cost of a bus service for the aged in Skokie. Skokie will pay the other 1/3. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 8, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 2 Niles Township Board, Skokie Board of Trustees, Transportation, Aged
Senior Council again sponsors tax consulting for the elderly 1979-03-01 Tax counseling services to older taxpayers is available at the Library. The News, Thursday, March 1, 1979, p. 10 Taxation - Income tax, Aged, Skokie Public Library - Activities, programs and exhibits
Local towns get state grants 1978-09-07 Aged and disabled residents in Skokie have received over $187,000 in grants. The News, Thursday, September 7, 1978, p. 9 Grants, Aged, Disabled
Township Board gets okay for senior funds 1978-04-16 Township Board to allocate an additional $20,000 for senior citizens. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, April 16, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 3 Niles Township Board, Aged
Niles Township wants to carry the ball for local senior taxi programs 1978-02-16 Niles Township will seek support of local villages to subsidize taxi service for the elderly. The News, Thursday, February 16, 1978, p. 3 Taxi cabs, Aged