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Fort George »

IPods Help Soothe Patients With Dementia at Washington Heights Care Center

Isabella Geriatric Center's staff say music helps to soothe residents and ignite their memories.

Chelsea »

SAGE Centers Where LGBT Seniors Find Community Will Expand to 5 Boroughs

SAGE's centers offer social services, classes and meals for LGBT seniors.

Lower East Side »

Hunting and Fishing Club Still a Lower East Side Hangout After 51 Years

The men at Los Amigos Fishing and Hunting Club have frequented Rivington Street for decades.

Carroll Gardens »

Brooklyn Resident to Celebrate 80th Birthday With Skydiving Party

Carroll Gardens resident Carolyn Meiselbach will scream "Let freedom ring!" as she jumps.

Central Harlem »

Inspirational Marathoner to Celebrate 90th Birthday With Harlem Bash

Lucille Singleton, 89, has run three marathons and shows no sign of slowing down.

Greenwich Village »

65-Year-Old Man Attacked in Washington Square Park, Cops Say

The senior said a man kicked and punched him without saying a word, according to police.

West Village »

Actor Vin Diesel Donates Meals to Westbeth Seniors After Hurricane Sandy

The action star grew up in the West Village artists' complex on Bethune Street.

Forest Hills »

The World's a Stage for Forest Hills Seniors in Acting Program

Members at Young Israel of Forest Hills Senior League to perform original play.

Sunnyside »

Pols and Residents Rally for Crackdown on Illegal Electric Bikes

E-bikes are illegal and dangerous to other motorists and pedestrians, officials say.

Bushwick »

'Members Only' Bushwick Domino Club Values Friendship and Good Manners

The free club made up of 20 elderly men play dominoes daily on Linden Street in warm weather months.

Upper West Side »

Homebound Seniors Get Deliveries From Greenmarkets Under New Program

Fresh produce from local greenmarkets will be delivered to homebound seniors and senior centers.

Greenwich Village »

Sarah Jessica Parker Attends Village Senior Center Art Show

The "Sex and the City" star made an unlikely appearance in Greenwich Village Friday.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

On Valentine's Day, Elderly Couple Recalls Finding Love at a Funeral Parlor

You never know when Cupid's arrow will strike, octogenarian sweethearts say.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Chinatown Residents Demand Answers Following Arrest of Park Musician

Residents questioned 5th Precinct officers about the Columbus Park incident at a meeting Wednesday.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Video of Arrest in Chinatown Park Sparks Outrage

A YouTube video shows the NYPD arresting a man for playing music in Chinatown's Columbus Park.

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