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Lawsuit Says Oakland Township Zoning Biased Against Elderly

The suit was filed after plans to build a 282-unit development accommodating the elderly and disabled were denied.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/30/2015

Tom Kimble, the President for AARP Michigan, and Michigan Matters host Carol Cain (credit: Ken Bryant, Jr./CBS 62)

‘Michigan Matters’ Focus: State Going Gray; Are We Ready?

Michigan is getting grayer by the year. By 2050, more than 25-percent of the state’s residents will be over the age of 65.


U.S. Attorney Cracking Down On Scammers Targeting Seniors

Seniors should be reminded that they should never give out their personal information over the telephone or online.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2014

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“Bridging The Gaps Of Life” Event On Saturday

Being a caregiver for a sick or elderly loved one can be tough, but this weekend, you can get some advice.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2014


Conferences Aim To Protect Senior Citizens From Theft, Fraud

Two conferences are coming to metro Detroit next week to help prevent theft and fraud against senior citizens.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/21/2013

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NASCAR Driver Jeff Gordon Joins Forces With Gleaners

NASCAR’s Jeff Gordon visited Detroit to kick off a month-long food drive with Gleaners and Quicken Loans.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2013

Law Allows Doctors To Raise Concerns About Driving

A Michigan law allows doctors to alert state officials if they believe a patient’s vision loss, dementia or other age-related health problems could threaten their driving abilities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2013

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Wayne State Finds ‘Psychologically Vulnerable’ More Vulnerable To Fraudsters

DETROIT — Older adults with the highest levels of depression and the lowest levels of social needs fulfillment experience higher levels of fraud, according to a new study from Wayne State University and the Illinois […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2013

Jeffrey Ripley - Danny Lee VanLiere (Booking Photo)

Men Plead In $9 Million Ponzi Scheme That Targeted Elderly

Two West Michigan men accused of defrauding investors in a $9 million Ponzi scheme have pleaded no contest to racketeering charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/30/2013

2 Seniors With Dementia Found Dead Outside

Authorities are investigating the separate deaths of two elderly Oakland County residents who suffered from dementia and were found outside.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/01/2013