Author: Alexis Collazo

June 28, 2016

Art-Making: It’s Powerful Medicine

Taking classes in the arts can have far-reaching benefits for your health and happiness.

September 16, 2015

’60s Poster Boy David Edward Byrd

He created the iconic posters of a decade – Hendrix, Woodstock, Stones – and recently made one for Prince. What’s next for David Byrd?

July 15, 2015

How to Find Volunteer Opportunities Online

Several websites offer local, international, virtual and micro volunteering for seniors. Check out this selection of the best and most user-friendly.

May 5, 2015

It’s Roller Disco Season, and Seniors Are Boogieing

Music, dance and a welcoming intergenerational community make roller skating a perfect warm-weather workout for seniors.

March 7, 2015

Trending in Funerals: Make Your Own Playlist

The latest funeral-music charts show that people are preplanning – and ditching dirges for Queen, Pink Floyd and Monty Python

February 21, 2015

Longest-Serving Congressman Has Retired – But Not From Twitter

At 88, John Dingell is unusual among seniors and politicians – he’s been rocking Twitter with his hilarious tweets, even post-retirement.