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Harvey Brin, 78, skied black diamonds at Steamboat Springs seven months after double knee replacement surgery. In addition to the surgery, he credits a three-week rehab stay at Alden North Shore for his return to full functionality.
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Senior Skis Black Diamonds After Knee Surgery

Harvey Brin, 78, had double knee replacement surgery on May 17, 2011. Seven months later, he was skiing black diamonds in Steamboat Springs, Colo. “Before … Read more ›

Charlie and Babs Dubman, of Northbrook, attended the Super Senior Day celebration on May 24, where Charlie was recognized for his volunteer work with North Shore Senior Center.
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North Shore Senior Center Hosts 39th Annual Super Senior Day

More than 40 senior volunteers were honored for their service to the community at the 39th Annual Super Senior Day celebration on Thursday, May 24. … Read more ›

Jerry Markbreit shows his autographed football from Super Bowl XXIX—the last of four Super Bowls he refereed—to Alden Estates of Skokie Administrator Lindsay McKenzie. The legendary NFL referee recently spent 16 days at the rehabilitation center following hip replacement surgery.
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Retired NFL Ref Back in the Game

Think officiating at the Super Bowl would be a bit more daunting than having a routine orthopedic procedure? Just ask legendary National Football League (NFL) … Read more ›

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Give or Receive a Life Stories Interview for Mother’s Day and Father’s Day!

Life Stories is an oral history program through North Shore Senior Center in which a trained and screened volunteer records your stories in a conversational … Read more ›

North Shore Senior Center Computer Lab Volunteers (L to R:) Herb Goldstein, George Lowman (front row), Mel Schwartz, Lou Solomon and Gene Chodash will offer assistance to those who want to explore the agency’s new website. These volunteers also helped test the website in its development phase to ensure that it would be helpful and accessible to seniors seeking information about North Shore Senior Center’s programs and services.
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For North Shore Senior Center, The Future is Now – and It’s Online!

North Shore Senior Center will officially launch its new website on Tuesday, April 24, 2012. Featuring a contemporary and streamlined design, this website will offer … Read more ›

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Chicago Lighthouse Showcases New CDesk Technology

IMMEDIATE RELEASEApril 17, 2012Contact:Dominic Calabrese312/997-3662dominic.calabrese@chicagolighthouse.org Chicago Lighthouse Showcases New CDesk Technology CHICAGO — The Chicago Lighthouse is proud to unveil a new computer system that … Read more ›

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Hospitals, Community Agencies Working Together to Reduce Readmissions

AgeOptions and a group of community agencies and hospitals have been awarded funding by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for programs to … Read more ›

The Chicago Lighthouse Vision Rehabilitation Center in Glenview, 222 Waukegan Road. (Jeff Danna, Tribune reporter)

Chicago mainstay for visually impaired shines light on suburbs

A century-old Chicago institution for people with visual impairments has made Glenview its second home. The Chicago Lighthouse officially opened the doors of its first … Read more ›

Bonnie Campbell and Bernie Friedman enjoying their Monday New Yorker class at LLI
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Lifelong Learning Institute at National Lewis University Announces 10 Week Spring Classes

With 300+ members and still growing, it’s a great time to join The Lifelong Learning Institute at National Louis University’s Skokie Campus.Economic Policy & Decisions … Read more ›

Former Chicago Bulls basketball player Bob Love (pictured with Peggy Redding, of Winnetka, and Jordan Luhr, of Grayslake) was the guest speaker at North Shore Senior Center’s March 7 Associate Board Dinner.
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North Shore Senior Center Hosts Basketball Legend at Associate Board Dinner

Chicago Bulls and NBA All-Star player Bob Love visited North Shore Senior Center’s Arthur C. Nielsen, Jr. Campus on Wednesday, March 7, to speak at … Read more ›