Lee Steele Remembers Folly Cove Designers


Gloucester Times, Senior Outlook Lee Steele tells me that she and her fellow Folly Cove Designers used to hang out on the rocks. I turn and point to the rocks butting the ocean in her…

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Senate Passes Elder Home Care Amendment to Add Near Poor


In one of its final budget votes of Thursday night around 9 pm, the State Senate approved on a voice vote an amendment that increases funding for the state’s elder home care program by just…

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Gifted musician shares his humble story


Gloucester Times, Senior Lookout Willie Alexander, a legend in the Boston Music scene, is a wiry 73-year-old with an ageless creative spirit. His commitment to continue producing albums provides the consistent beat of his punk…

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Thank You to Our Caribbean Dance Party Sponsors (2016)


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Roy Spittle’s history of Gloucester


Gloucester Times, Senior Lookout It was 1933 in Gloucester and he was 5 years old. He would put his hand in his mother’s, they’d leave by the front door of the house on Washington Street,…

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SeniorCare Spring 2016 Newsletter


SeniorCare’s Spring 2016 is now available. (click image to open) Click here for newsletter archive.

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Raising your grandchild is no small feat


  Gloucester Times, Senior Lookout Frieda Collins has lived a rich and storied life. Thrown curveball after curveball, she caught each with grace and courage (a feat she may have picked up from her dad…

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Older Americans Are Blazing A Trail


Older adults are a growing and increasingly vital part of our country. The contributions they make to our communities are varied, deeply rooted, and include influential roles in the nation’s economy, politics, and the arts….

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Celebrating baby-boom generation


May is Older American Month — a nationally celebrated month to honor the contributions people ages 65 and over have made and continue to make in our community. Older adults are a growing and increasingly…

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Learning new skills in the company of others


Gloucester Times, Senior Lookout Computerized brain training is becoming a booming business. There are numerous websites that tout the benefits of brain games for the aging population. There is lumosity.com, neuronnation.com,brainmatrix.com and others. I’ve been…

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