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  • Loss turns to gain with young at heart

    By Ayala Or-el

    4 days ago

    After her mother passed away a little over a year ago, Ofra Bennun watched her father slowly begin to decline. After 62 years of a loving marriage, it was hard for Israel Knan, 83, to be alone. 

    So Bennun made sure that he wasn’t, creating a 60-plus club for Israeli seniors like...

  • Is 65 the new 40?

    By Susan Freudenheim

    November 5, 2014 | 12:15 pm

    Two years ago on Yom Kippur, Rabbi Laura Geller began her sermon at Temple Emanuel of Beverly Hills with a musical clip from The Beatles. “Will you still need me, will you still feed me, when I’m 64?” Paul McCartney famously sang.

    Then Rabbi Geller, the congregation’s senior...

  • Care Programs Face State Funds Loss

    By Marc Ballon

    April 30, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    Life was good for Bennett Bridge. He owned his own business, raked in more than $100,000 a year, had a good marriage and two healthy children.

    Then, fate took an unexpected turn. In 1990, Bridge, then 50, had a massive stroke that nearly killed him. After surprising his doctors by...

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