Michigan Matters: DTE and State Team Up on Inmate Training ProgramOn this week's Michigan Matters, DTE Energy is teaming up with the state of Michigan on an innovative vocational training program that will prepare qualified inmates about to be released with skills to become much needed tree trimmers.
$2M Donation Earmarked For Motown Museum ExpansionThe expansion will be built around the existing museum, which includes the original studio and "Hitsville U.S.A." sign.
Tips For 'Sandwich Generation' CaretakersI do not have children, but I am sandwiched between a very consuming job, a long-distance relationship, managing care for my dad, who has Alzheimer's disease and lives with me (as well as my dad's sick dog), handling our finances and keeping up two properties. If that's not sandwiched, I don't know what is.
Destroy Sensitive Documents At Free AARP Shred EventsThis is an opportunity to destroy sensitive documents before the thieves can get them and wreak havoc with your family finances.
5 Discounts Any City OffersFrom discount dining to free admission to museums, here is a look at five discounts any city offers.
How To Plan A Trip With Your GrandchildrenHere are five great tips towards helping you plan the best and safest trip with your loving grandchildren.
How To Find Last-Minute Hotel DealsFind out what the best online booking sites are for last-minute hotel deals.
AARP: Keep Your Mind Sharp!
Group's Ads In 5 States Criticize Health Care LawThe 60-second ads feature singer Pat Boone warning seniors about portions of the federal health care law he says could harm their Medicare benefits.
AARP Offers Tax Help For ElderlyTax-Aide, in its 44th year, is the nation’s largest free tax assistance and preparation service, giving special attention to the older population. You do not need to be a member of AARP or a retiree to use this service.
Traveling This Winter? Follow These Tips To Stay Safe On The RoadNo matter how many years of driving experience you have under your belt, winter weather never fails to present a wide variety of challenges.
AARP Michigan: Repeal 'Unfair' Pension TaxThe AARP of Michigan said that it wants the Legislature to repeal the new "unfair and unpopular tax on public and private pensions."
Michigan Supreme Court Upholds Tax On PensionStarting January 1, barring any other judicial interference or rulings, everyone under the age of 67 in Michigan will begin to pay the state income tax 4.35 percent on their pensions.
Detroit Town Hall Meeting Addresses Home ForeclosuresA distinguished panel of experts are gathering in Metro Detroit on Saturday for a free public town hall meeting to help those who are facing foreclosure.
AARP Holds Shredding Events In DetroitShred your past and protect your future! Bring your sensitive documents to shredding events in Detroit on Wednesday.