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Janette Quinn, owner of, will present a free interactive workshop, “5 Steps to Writing a Life Story,” on June 9.
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Sharpen Your Memory and Write a Life Story

Each day is a gift and we never know how many remain. Unless we permanently and purposefully record our memories and thoughts, they will pass … Read more ›

Kolleen Rojas, middle, Community Liaison and Volunteer Coordinator, Salvation Army Golden Diners Senior Nutrition Program, accepts a check for $1,500 at the Alden of Waterford Advisory Board’s ‘Operation Feed Our Seniors’ charity event. Kolleen accepted the donation from Jessica Bannister, Special Projects Manager, and Rick Nicksic, Director, Education and Outreach, on behalf of Law ElderLaw and the Kane County Guardian’s Office Representatives.
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Homebound Seniors Have Hope Thanks to Local Businesses

Thanks to a lot of generous donors, $5,388 was raised for the Salvation Army Golden Diners homebound nutrition program for seniors at “Operation Feed our … Read more ›

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Law Office Presents Hometown Senior Fair

Sandwich, IL – The Law Office of Dawn M. Weekly, PC announced they will be presenting the 3rd Annual Hometown Senior Fair, which will take … Read more ›

‘Operation: Feed Our Seniors” is a fund-raiser being held to help restore meal service to 50 homebound seniors recently dropped from Kane County’s homebound meal program due to cuts in state and federal funding. The event is being held from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, May 17 at Alden of Waterford-Horizon Building, 2000 Randi Dr. in Aurora.
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'Operation Feed Our Seniors' Fund-Raiser to Aid Homebound Seniors

Due to recent cuts in State and Federal funding, 50 homebound seniors in Kane County have been dropped from the local Golden Diners home-delivered meal … Read more ›

Dr. Raj C. Shah, Medical Director of the Rush Memory Clinic, will present ‘How to Keep Your Memory Sharp’ at a free seminar at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 12 at Alden Courts of Waterford Memory Care Assisted Living Community, 1991 Randi Dr. in Aurora.
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Learn How to Keep Your Memory Sharp at Free Alden Seminar

Are you or is someone you care about experiencing memory loss? Is losing your memory a normal part of aging? Alden Courts of Waterford Memory … Read more ›

Helen Christoffel and Ben Bayer
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Sunnymere of Aurora April Fool's Day

Sunnymere residents, Helen Christoffel and Ben Bayer, look over their April Fool's Day dessert – a pizza (a giant cookie with chocolate 'meat,' almond paste … Read more ›

Alden of Waterford Continuing Care Retirement Community’s Dale, 100, and Doris, 91, Chatfield, are still very much in love after 73 years of marriage. The Chatfields are the longest married couple living in Illinois.
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Aurora Couple Still in Love 73 Years Later

Alden of Waterford Continuing Care Retirement Community’s Dale, 100, and Doris, 91, Chatfield were recently recognized for 73 years of marriage by the State of … Read more ›

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Want to learn how to use watercolors? Uncertain what to do in an emergency?

Do you want to learn how to sketch with pencil and watercolors? Interested in impact of women in the Civil War? How to prepare for … Read more ›

Sunnymere residents enjoy "Winter Western Day"
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Sunnymere Winter Western Day

Residents at Sunnymere of Aurora enjoyed the country music entertainment provided by Chris Stapleton at their "Winter Western Day" on the 20th. Dinner was 'cowpoke … Read more ›

Rhoda Ponds, 82, lights the menorah at Alden of Waterford Rehabilitation and Health Care Center’s Hanukkah Celebration.
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Rehab Patients Celebrate Hanukkah at Alden

More than 20 people recently attended a Hanukkah Celebration at Alden of Waterford Rehabilitation and Health Care Center. The event featured traditional kosher Hanukkah foods … Read more ›