All posts tagged "senior citizens"
Social Security Recipients to Get Tiny Increase in Benefits
WASHINGTON — Millions of Social Security recipients and federal retirees will get a 0.3 percent increase in monthly benefits next year, the fifth year in a row that older Americans will have to settle for historically low...
- Posted October 18, 2016
Study: 40% of Puerto Rico Seniors diagnosed with 6 or more health conditions
SAN JUAN – The health of Puerto Rico’s senior citizens is highly compromised, according to a new study by the University of Puerto Rico’s Graduate School of Public Health. More than 40% of people age 65 or...
- Posted August 23, 2016
Those Were the Days
In the days of old, when the governor was bold and jobs were created by the tens of thousands, Puerto Rico produced Old Colony, a soft drink that had a huge consumer base on the island—uvita, the...
- Posted March 24, 2016