31 min ago

Alexandria and Arlington Among Best Mid-Size Cities on AARP Index

Updated AARP Livability Index Reveals the Top 10 Cities in America

    AARP States - Alexandria and Arlington Among Best Mid-Size Cities on AARP Index
    Updated AARP Livability Index Reveals the Top 10 Cities in America WASHINGTON, DC-Despite continued suburban sprawl, communities across the nation are taking steps to become better places to live and age in, according to data analyzed from the newly updated AARP Livability Index.
    https://states.aarp.org

3 hours ago

Denver's Ten Best Vegan Burgers for Your Plant-Based Summer Dining

206 East 13th Avenue

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500 16th Street, 303-825-1020

1747 Wynkoop Street

1512 Larimer Street (and other locations)

680 South Colorado Boulevard

1890 South Pearl Street (and other locations)

1222 Madison Street

837 East 17th Avenue

    Denver's Ten Best Vegan Burgers for Your Plant-Based Summer Dining
    Everyone craves a good, hearty burger at times, and vegans are no exception. But it's not that easy to find a well-made vegan burger. Many restaurants throw a token veggie burger on the menu, but it's often made with cheese or eggs - or it's just not very good.
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3 hours ago

Jackson Project Featured in National Publication

In the newest addition of AARP’s book “Where We Live,” Jackson, Wyoming is featured for offering its citizens a new place to sit.

    AARP States - Jackson Project Featured in National Publication
    In the newest addition of AARP's book "Where We Live," Jackson, Wyoming is featured for offering its citizens a new place to sit. At a prominent bus stop near the Jackson Hole Senior Center and Rancher Street across from the Pioneer Homestead Senior apartments in Jackson, had no place for the residents to take a seat while waiting for their bus to arrive.
    https://states.aarp.org

3 hours ago

AARP Invests $60M in the Dementia Discovery Fund

With nearly 10 million new cases of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease occurring each year[1], and no cure, today AARP launched a new campaign, “Disrupt Dementia.” The campaign aims to help drive new diagnostics and treatments for dementias while providing education, support and hope for patients and family caregivers impacted by the physical, emotional and financial stress of dementia.

    AARP States - AARP Invests $60M in the Dementia Discovery Fund
    With nearly 10 million new cases of dementia and Alzheimer's disease occurring each year[1], and no cure, today AARP launched a new campaign, "Disrupt Dementia." The campaign aims to help drive new diagnostics and treatments for dementias while providing education, support and hope for patients and family caregivers impacted by the physical, emotional and financial stress of dementia.
    https://states.aarp.org

3 hours ago

This Museum Shop Monday, we're getting ready ...

This Museum Shop Monday, we're getting ready for Bike to Work Day on Wednesday, June 27. If you're an art appreciator and a cycling enthusiast, keep an eye out for these Danya B cyclist sculptures in The Shop at the Denver Art Museum. http://bit.ly/2Mu31WT

    Denver Art Museum
    This Museum Shop Monday, we're getting ready for Bike to Work Day on Wednesday, June 27. If you're an art appreciator and a cycling enthusiast, keep an eye out for these Danya B cyclist sculptures in...
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28 hours ago

Listen to songs that have inspired the work o...

Listen to songs that have inspired the work of artist Jeffrey Gibson, currently on display in "Jeffrey Gibson: Like a Hammer" at the DAM through August 12, 2018 — the first major museum exhibition of the artist’s work. https://spoti.fi/2JXWUfI

    Like a Hammer
    Listen to songs that have inspired the work of artist Jeffrey Gibson. "Jeffrey Gibson: Like a Hammer"-the first major museum exhibition of the artist's work-is on view at the Denver Art Museum May 13, 2018 - August 12, 2018.
    https://www.spotify.com

45 hours ago

Throwing dice in the alley with peas

Throwing dice in the alley with peas

    Potager Restaurant
    Throwing dice in the alley with peas
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2 days ago

2 days ago

Climax on the Club Vinyl rooftop this Sunday!...

Climax on the Club Vinyl rooftop this Sunday! Bottle Service: 303-506-8078

    SOCO Nightlife District
    SOCO Nightlife District, Denver, CO. 5,155 likes · 27 talking about this · 360 were here. SoCo is comprised of venues South of Colfax in Denver: The...
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2 days ago

Tonight's specials are fabulous! Freddy is br...

Tonight's specials are fabulous! Freddy is bringing up carrot hummus with blistered sugarsnaps and radishes, zaatar. Nick is doin it with hoisin snap peas, fish sauce caramel. Colter stuns with maine halibut roasted with tarragon butter, apricot sauce and fennel-spring pea slaw. apricot cream tart and caramel sauce, almond cake, roasted cherry sorbet, rainier cherries, chocolate-cherry upside down cake, apricot-oat bars, vanilla ice cream, stewed apricots. TGIF

    Potager Restaurant
    Tonight's specials are fabulous! Freddy is bringing up carrot hummus with blistered sugarsnaps and radishes, zaatar. Nick is doin it with hoisin snap peas, fish sauce caramel. Colter stuns with...
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2 days ago

Discounted Theater Ticket: 2018 Season at Clackamas Repertory Theatre

Did you know that AARP is in your community and working to help you explore your real possibilities? From information and learning opportunities about caregiving to frauds and scams, from advocating for livable communities to healthy living activities, we are working to bring you opportunities to live your best lives.

    AARP States - Discounted Theater Ticket: 2018 Season at Clackamas Repertory Theatre
    Did you know that AARP is in your community and working to help you explore your real possibilities? From information and learning opportunities about caregiving to frauds and scams, from advocating for livable communities to healthy living activities, we are working to bring you opportunities to live your best lives.
    https://states.aarp.org

3 days ago

Excited for tomorrows annual Westword Music S...

Excited for tomorrows annual Westword Music Showcase! Stop by The Church Nightclub, Club Vinyl, and Bar Standard to hear some live Colorado music. Use SOCO to save on tickets: https://ticketf.ly/2JCjSc6

    SOCO Nightlife District
    Excited for tomorrows annual Westword Music Showcase! Stop by The Church Nightclub, Club Vinyl, and Bar Standard to hear some live Colorado music. Use SOCO to save on tickets: https://ticketf.ly/2JCjSc6
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3 days ago

Fraud Watch Friday- Debt Collection Scam

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    AARP States - Fraud Watch Friday- Debt Collection Scam
    https://states.aarp.org

3 days ago

Ahead of the Curve? Showcase your outstanding business practices by applying for the Age Friendly business awards

Do you know a Portland business that goes above and beyond to provide exceptional service to older adults? Are you a Portland business owner with a knack for attracting and retaining older workers? Apply today for an Age-Friendly Business Award or an Age-Smart Employer Award.

    AARP States - Ahead of the Curve? Showcase your outstanding business practices by applying for the Age Friendly business awards
    Do you know a Portland business that goes above and beyond to provide exceptional service to older adults? Are you a Portland business owner with a knack for attracting and retaining older workers? Apply today for an Age-Friendly Business Award or an Age-Smart Employer Award.
    https://states.aarp.org

3 days ago

Lifelong Learning: Goodwin College and AARP Collaborate to Offer Scholarships to Members

By Philip Moore, Director of Marketing and Communications Goodwin College

    AARP States - Lifelong Learning: Goodwin College and AARP Collaborate to Offer Scholarships to Members
    By Philip Moore, Director of Marketing and Communications Goodwin College A new agreement between Goodwin College and AARP is making college education more affordable for AARP members. Beginning July 1, 2018, AARP members are eligible to receive a 25% tuition scholarship toward non-selective academic degree programs at Goodwin.
    https://states.aarp.org

3 days ago

Westword Music Showcase Venue Guide

12th and Acoma streets

12th and Bannock streets

99 West Ninth Avenue

975 Lincoln Street

3 days ago

3 days ago

Pints Pub shared British History's post.

Happy Solstice! 🌞

    British History
    Sunrise at Stonehenge, Wiltshire, UK. ~June Solstice in Salisbury, England Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 10:07 AM UTC. ~June Solstice in Omaha, NE is on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 5:07 am CDT ~June...
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3 days ago

Summer Starts Now!! Grilled broccoli rabe and...

Summer Starts Now!! Grilled broccoli rabe and apricots, oregano vinaigrette, green garlic chèvre. Seared Maine Halibut, mashed English peas and mint, rhubarb, fennel, and tarragon.

    Potager Restaurant
    Summer Starts Now!! Grilled broccoli rabe and apricots, oregano vinaigrette, green garlic chèvre. Seared Maine Halibut, mashed English peas and mint, rhubarb, fennel, and tarragon.
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3 days ago

Prepare to Care Workshop in Johns Creek on July 14, 10 a.m.

Woman with caregiver in the park.

    AARP States - Prepare to Care Workshop in Johns Creek on July 14, 10 a.m.
    AARP's Prepare to Care Workshop is designed to give current and future caregivers an opportunity to learn more about what this critical role entails. Please join us for this informative and free workshop! When: Saturday, July 14, 2018, 10 a.m.-11 a.m. Where: Spruill Oaks Library | 9560 Spruill Road | Johns Creek, GA 30022 To register, please call 770-360-8820.
    https://states.aarp.org

3 days ago

Don't miss this month's Untitled Final Friday...

Don't miss this month's Untitled Final Friday with a creative takeover by multimedia conceptual artist Jordan Knecht. Next Friday, June 29 from 6-10pm. College students with valid ID receive 2-for-1 admission to Untitled Final Fridays. Facebook event: http://bit.ly/2taUyQu More information: http://bit.ly/2JquaIs Untitled Final Fridays are presented by Your 6 Hometown Toyota Stores. Image: Jordan Knecht. Photo by Michelle Christiance.

    Denver Art Museum
    Don't miss this month's Untitled Final Friday with a creative takeover by multimedia conceptual artist Jordan Knecht. Next Friday, June 29 from 6-10pm. College students with valid ID receive 2-for-1...
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3 days ago

Wyoming Communities Scored as a Part of AARP’s Livability Index

Communities across the nation are taking steps to become better places to live and age, according to data analyzed from the newly updated AARP Livability Index.

    AARP States - Wyoming Communities Scored as a Part of AARP's Livability Index
    As a state, Wyoming scored a 53 on the liveability index, managing higher scores in the categories of engagement (63), environment (61), and opportunity (58). That score places Wyoming in line with neighboring states, including Colorado, South Dakota, and Nebraska, which scored a 55.
    https://states.aarp.org

3 days ago

Walk with Councilwoman Erika Strassburger at Schenley Park

AARP Pennsylvania invites everyone to get active with Councilman Corey O’Connor at Frick Park Councilwoman Erika Strassburger at Schenley Park, one of the most beautiful assets to the community, on Wednesday, June 27th July 12. This is a great opportunity to get some fresh air, meet some new people, and hear from a local legislator about current city initiatives. The Venture Outdoors staff have planned a low intensity walk through the park in order to accommodate participants with varying levels of physical fitness. Light and healthy refreshments after the walk.

    AARP States - Walk with Councilwoman Erika Strassburger at Schenley Park
    AARP Pennsylvania invites everyone to get active with Councilman Corey O'Connor at Frick Park Councilwoman Erika Strassburger at Schenley Park, one of the most beautiful assets to the community, on Wednesday, June 27th July 12. This is a great opportunity to get some fresh air, meet some new people, and hear from a local legislator about current city initiatives.
    https://states.aarp.org

3 days ago

AARP Illinois Hosts Legislative Breakfast in Alton with Representative Monica Bristow

(Alton, IL) AARP Illinois recently sponsored a legislative update breakfast at Senior Services Plus (SSP) as an opportunity for Alton and Southern Illinois residents to meet and interact with key elected officials. Participants had an opportunity to ask questions or share concerns regarding issues of importance to them, including Illinois’ fiscal crisis, caregiving, financial security, and health care.

    AARP States - AARP Illinois Hosts Legislative Breakfast in Alton with Representative Monica Bristow
    (Alton, IL) AARP Illinois recently sponsored a legislative update breakfast at Senior Services Plus (SSP) as an opportunity for Alton and Southern Illinois residents to meet and interact with key elected officials. Participants had an opportunity to ask questions or share concerns regarding issues of importance to them, including Illinois' fiscal crisis, caregiving, financial security, and health care.
    https://states.aarp.org

4 days ago

New AARP Livability Index Reveals the Top 10 Cities in America (Including Austin!)

Despite continued suburban sprawl, communities across the nation are taking steps to become better places to live in and age in, according to data analyzed from the newly updated AARP Livability Index. And Austin is being recognized among those cities, joining the Top 10 list for the first time among cities with a population of 500,000 or more.

    AARP States - New AARP Livability Index Reveals the Top 10 Cities in America (Including Austin!)
    Despite continued suburban sprawl, communities across the nation are taking steps to become better places to live in and age in, according to data analyzed from the newly updated AARP Livability Index. And Austin is being recognized among those cities, joining the Top 10 list for the first time among cities with a population of 500,000 or more.
    https://states.aarp.org

4 days ago

AARP Connecticut Urges Voter Engagement in 2018 Elections

AARP has built upon its long and successful history of voter engagement with the multifaceted campaign “Be the Difference. Vote” that is designed to maximize the influence of America’s voters, with a focus on the 50-plus, in the 2018 elections. AARP Connecticut State Director Nora Duncan urges all registered voters in the state to review candidates’ positions on issues important to them and cast ballots.

    AARP States - AARP Connecticut Urges Voter Engagement in 2018 Elections
    AARP has built upon its long and successful history of voter engagement with the multifaceted campaign "Be the Difference. Vote" that is designed to maximize the influence of America's voters, with a focus on the 50-plus, in the 2018 elections.
    https://states.aarp.org

4 days ago

Walk with Councilman Corey O’Connor at Frick Park

AARP Pennsylvania invites everyone to get active with Councilman Corey O’Connor at Frick Park, one of the most beautiful assets to the community, on Wednesday, June 27th. This is a great opportunity to get some fresh air, meet some new people, and hear from a local legislator about current city initiatives. The Venture Outdoors staff have planned a low intensity walk through the park in order to accommodate participants with varying levels of physical fitness. Light and healthy refreshments after the walk.

    AARP States - Walk with Councilman Corey O'Connor at Frick Park
    AARP Pennsylvania invites everyone to get active with Councilman Corey O'Connor at Frick Park, one of the most beautiful assets to the community, on Wednesday, June 27th. This is a great opportunity to get some fresh air, meet some new people, and hear from a local legislator about current city initiatives.
    https://states.aarp.org

4 days ago

MINNESOTA CITIES SCORE BIG ON LIVABILITY RATING

St. Paul, Minneapolis and Rochester were all ranked among the top 10 most livable “medium sized” cities in the country, according to data analyzed from the newly updated AARP Livability Index.  Among

    AARP States - MINNESOTA CITIES SCORE BIG ON LIVABILITY RATING
    St. Paul, Minneapolis and Rochester were all ranked among the top 10 most livable "medium sized" cities in the country, according to data analyzed from the newly updated AARP Livability Index. Among cities with populations between 100,000 - 500,000 St. Paul, Minneapolis and Rochester ranked third, fifth and sixth respectively.
    https://states.aarp.org

4 days ago

AARP Maryland Caregiving Resources

This resource page will be continually updated with the latest information and resource links that Maryland’s more than 771,000 family caregivers should know about as they practice their labor of love.

    AARP States - AARP Maryland Caregiving Resources
    This resource page will be continually updated with the latest information and resource links that Maryland's more than 771,000 family caregivers should know about as they practice their labor of love.
    https://states.aarp.org

4 days ago

Recognize a volunteer in your California Community: The AARP Andrus Award for Community Service

Do you know a volunteer age 50+ who is using their skills and experience to make a significant difference in your community?

4 days ago

Thank you AARP Louisiana advocates!

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    AARP States - Thank you AARP Louisiana advocates!
    Emails from AARP Louisiana Sign up for free information and newsletters from AARP. Webinars Learn more about the issues that impact you most.
    https://states.aarp.org

4 days ago

How livable is your community? Find your hometown in updated AARP Index

Despite continued suburban sprawl, communities across the nation are taking steps to become better places to live and age in, according to data analyzed from the newly updated AARP Livability Index. More communities are enacting policies to improve livability with notable increases in housing trust funds that set aside revenue for a variety of affordable housing strategies—now in over 200 counties. Along with overall livability trends, AARP identifies the top ten large, mid-size and small cities.

    AARP States - How livable is your community? Find your hometown in updated AARP Index
    Despite continued suburban sprawl, communities across the nation are taking steps to become better places to live and age in, according to data analyzed from the newly updated AARP Livability Index. More communities are enacting policies to improve livability with notable increases in housing trust funds that set aside revenue for a variety of affordable housing strategies-now in over 200 counties.
    https://states.aarp.org

4 days ago

Ten Westword Music Showcase Survival Tips

VIP entry is at 11th and Acoma streets.Take advantage of the short lines with a VIP ticket.

Bike parking is at the Denver Community Credit Union, 1075 Acoma Street. All bikes must be picked up by 10 p.m. on Saturday, June 23.

The first-aid tent is near the festival entrance, at 12th and Acoma.

    Ten Westword Music Showcase Survival Tips
    The Westword Music Showcase is all about trying new things - listening to new bands, exploring new venues - but it helps to know the basics before you head over: basics like where to find restrooms, water and entrances. Keep reading for ten tips on how to enjoy the best Saturday of the year.
    http://www.westword.com

4 days ago

AARP Maine Ready to Discuss Key Issues of Voters 50+ w/ Candidates

MEDIA RELEASE

    AARP States - AARP Maine Ready to Discuss Key Issues of Voters 50+ w/ Candidates
    MEDIA RELEASE June 21, 2018 CONTACT: Jane Margesson: AARP Maine Communications Director (207) 229-5628 or jmargesson@aarp.org AARP Maine Stands Ready to Discuss Issues with Candidates, Engages Mainers 50-Plus in 2018 Elections Social Security, Medicare, Rx Drug Prices, Housing Among Top Priorities for Maine's Most Active Voting Demographic PORTLAND: In the weeks leading up to the June 12th Primary Election, AARP Maine staff and volunteers engaged older Mainers in voter engagement initiatives across the state.
    https://states.aarp.org

4 days ago

4 days ago

Colorado dog missing for months comes back home

On June 5, Winnie was spotted blocks from home in the Baker neighborhood inside a building at 11th and Acoma.

    Colorado dog missing for months survives frigid nights, lonely days to come back home
    DENVER -- She was on her own for more than ten weeks, navigated 30 miles of mountainous terrain and lost 20 pounds in the process. Somehow Winnie Cooper, an 8-year-old Australian Shepherd mix, made it back to her Denver neighborhood. "She's our everything. We didn't feel like a family when she was gone," said Aliza.
    https://www.thedenverchannel.com

4 days ago

Brush with Greatness in Louisville

“Meet, Drink, and Paint Happy” – Join the First AARP Paint Party in Louisville

    AARP States - Brush with Greatness in Louisville
    "Meet, Drink, and Paint Happy" - Join the First AARP Paint Party in Louisville Channel your inner artist and discover how to Brush with Greatness at our 1st Paint Party in Louisville. All you need to bring is friends and your creativity. It's an afternoon of fun, food and creating that first masterpiece.
    https://states.aarp.org

4 days ago

State, local officials join forces to raise awareness about elder abuse

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    AARP States - State, local officials join forces to raise awareness about elder abuse
    World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is June 15 APS Bureau Chief Michael Hagenlock said elder abuse refers to intentional or negligent acts by a caregiver or trusted individual that causes harm to an older person. It takes many forms, including: neglect or isolation, physical abuse, sexual abuse, financial abuse and exploitation, emotional or psychological abuse (including verbal abuse and threats.)
    https://states.aarp.org

4 days ago

Potager Restaurant added 2 new photos.

Nik is serving up a snap pea ceasar with parmesan,soft cooked egg and alleppo pepper Chef Colter is pan searing Maine Halibut with spring pea succotash, cherry sauce and a shaved fennel-salami salad Off the back is a delicious cherry pasta with cherry-chili oil, crispy chevre, chives, fresh apricots and roast cherry soup 🍒🍒🍒

    Potager Restaurant
    American Restaurant in Denver, Colorado. People talk about wine and food, goat cheese and braised lamb shank. See reviews and recommendations.
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4 days ago

Wyoming Retirement Security Task Force to Meet in Cheyenne

The first meeting of the Wyoming Retirement Security Task Force will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on June 21 in the State AARP offices at 2020 Carey Ave, Mezzanine Level. The committee will meet three or four times over the interim and their meetings are open to the public.

    AARP States - Wyoming Retirement Security Task Force to Meet in Cheyenne
    The first meeting of the Wyoming Retirement Security Task Force will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on June 21 in the State AARP offices at 2020 Carey Ave, Mezzanine Level. The committee will meet three or four times over the interim and their meetings are open to the public.
    https://states.aarp.org

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