elderly

An arrest has been made in the mysterious slashing of a woman on the New York City transit system, CBS New York reports. Damon Knowles, 21, of Brooklyn, was taken into custody Tuesday when his girlfriend’s grandmother realized he fit the description of a man who attacked a 71-year-old woman and called police. Carmen Rivera was riding the D train […]

Myrtle McKenny was found dead in her apartment in Brooklyn, New York on Nov. 9. Initially, her doctor labeled the death natural -- a result of complications related to diabetes and hypertension.

Although African Americans make up just 13 percent of the U.S. population, we account for 33 percent of the missing in the Federal Bureau of…

Although this story is a few years old now, reading it today almost made me cry. The story is about a cook and a janitor, who stuck it out (without pay) when an assisted living home in California went under. It’s sort of the most unlikely thing you could have ever imagined that 1) An […]

About 4,000 Houston-area seniors receive assistance from Meals on Wheels.  Andrea Fineman is with Interfaith Ministries, which runs the program.  She says volunteers managed to…

“I haven’t received any offers for interviews and I’ve been doing this almost two years since I was laid off from my last job,” Eddie Rabb said. Rabb said he goes to a Workforce Solutions office every day, getting online, looking for jobs and sending out his resume. But at the age of 59, Rabb […]

WPIX is reporting about an incident where an aide payed to look after an elderly woman was caught on camera physically abusing her. A home health aide in Jersey City — who cared for an elderly woman eight hours a day, five days a week for the last 11 years — was caught on tape […]

A man is wanted in connection with the sexual assaults and robberies of two elderly women! Let's help get this guy off the streets. Details are inside!