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September 8, 2015
Sheldon Pomeroy checks out the vege-tables in one of several raised beds at Nelson Gables in Alexandria. Pomeroy spends about an hour a day tending to the gardens at Nelson Gables, where he has been a resident for the past year and a half. (Tara Bitzan | Echo Press)
Cares fall away in the garden
September 8, 2015 - 4:42pm
August 7, 2015
Senior Menus
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
June 12, 2015
Senior Meals - June 15-19, 2015
June 12, 2015 - 12:00am
May 15, 2015
Initiative helps 2,000 nursing home residents go home
May 15, 2015 - 12:00am
Joseph Johnson (left) received a certificate of appreciation from Fred Lamca, president of the Golden Brothers and Sisters Lions Club of Alexandria. Johnson helped his grandmother, Shirley Faehnrich, with the club’s eyeglasses collection program. (Contributed)
Golden Brothers give award, change name because of family’s help
April 15, 2015 - 12:00am
April 1, 2015
Team Cibo, the fourth grade Lincoln Elementary team of (back row, left to right) Hannah Skillings, Nicholas Borden, (front) Connor Schreck, Emma Hochhalter and J.C. Wagner, pose with their Creature Feature project that earned them second place at the Regional Destination ImagiNation Competition. (Contributed)
Lincoln teams advance at Destination ImagiNation competition
April 1, 2015 - 12:00am
February 18, 2015
Zion school announces preschool programs
February 18, 2015 - 12:00am
Alexandria Assisted Living crowns valentine royalty
February 18, 2015 - 12:00am
January 30, 2015
Ella Froemming (left) and Evelyn Lesuer work to complete a tied blanket that will help raise money for the area food shelf. (Contributed)
Ecumen Bethany hosts Quilting Bee to benefit food shelf
January 30, 2015 - 12:00am
January 21, 2015
55+ driver improvement program offered
January 21, 2015 - 12:00am
December 24, 2014
Iola Stark peeks inside the bag to see what her Secret Santa brought at Bethany Home in Alexandria. (Contributed)
Bringing cheer to all
December 24, 2014 - 12:00am
December 19, 2014
Those involved with a hat making project at Edgewood Vista in Alexandria for the Santa for Seniors program included (standing, left to right) Alyssa Anderson, Santa for Seniors founder Craig McMillan, Sheri Fermoyle; and (seated, left to right), Renee Gorham, Karen Meyer, Donna Siegrist, Marian Barr, Nora McCarty and Dorothy Lee.
Extra warmth for the holidays
December 19, 2014 - 9:28am
November 5, 2014
Gray Ladies members include (back row, left to right) Rhonda Steinberg, Sue Jelen, Marlene Strehlow, Marlien Lohrman, Luella Peterson, Judy Schjei, Judy Steidl, Janet McHugh and Pat Pederson; (front row) Candy Bohjanen-Hammitt, Sylvia Klimek, Irene Wheeler, Hazel Holt, Myrtle McKay and Irene Bundy. Not pictured are Pat Katzmsarek, Linda Kuhlman, Kathleen Linn, Julie Roering, Fran Schultz, Ruth Steidl and Renee Stomberg. (Amy Chaffins/Echo Press)
Gray Ladies celebrate 60th anniversary
November 5, 2014 - 12:00am
October 24, 2014
55+ driver improvement course offered
October 24, 2014 - 12:00am
September 11, 2014
Senior Meals - September 15-19
September 11, 2014 - 2:33pm