Italian American Museum Evicts 85-Year-Old Italian-American Grandma 

Welcome to the new New York: the Italian American Museum, located in what's left of Little Italy, is evicting an 85-year-old Italian-American grandmother surviving on food stamps and Social Security who lives in a building they own. Adele Sarno has lived in her two-bedroom apartment since the 1960s and would like to… »3/26/15 11:40am3/26/15 11:40am


89-Year-Old Woman Called 'Flirt' by Nursing Home After Reporting Rape

In a story that's as completely horrifying as it is infuriating, an 89-year-old resident of a senior living home in Northern Minnesota was raped by her caretaker. Her appalling treatment didn't stop there, though: after reporting her assault, she was sent to a psychiatric ward and kept in solitary for three days; she… »2/25/14 1:00pm2/25/14 1:00pm

Well Whaddya Know! Senior Citizens Say Having An Active Sex Life Makes Them Happier

"The research is based on the 2004 General Social Surveys, a nationally representative public opinion poll of English- and Spanish-speaking Americans ages 18 and older. Among the survey respondents were 238 married individuals who were 65 and older. In this group, sexual activity was linked with both general and… »11/21/11 12:00am11/21/11 12:00am

People, let's give it up for Mildred Heath, 100, of Overton, Nebraska, the nation's active oldest wo
People, let's give it up for Mildred Heath, 100, of Overton, Nebraska, the nation's active oldest worker »9/24/08 3:30pm9/24/08 3:30pm. She's a reporter at the Nebraska , and has been a journalist since 1929. She has no plans for retirement, the , because she says, "I enjoy the work. And I'm needed." [ via ]

The Baby Borrowers: Teen Bathes, Then Bonds With Senior Citizen

Last night, on the season finale of The Baby Borrowers, the teens were given their final assignment: Caring for the elderly. Morgan — the SoCal chick who took on the role of being a single mother after she and her boyfriend broke up and he left the show — really bonded with "her" senior citizen, both emotionally and… »7/31/08 1:00pm7/31/08 1:00pm

Grannies Convicted Of Murdering Homeless Men For Insurance Cash

Lately we've been bemoaning the state of the nation's ultra violent youth, but teens aren't the only ones plaguing society. Meet Hollywood's "black widows", Helen Golay, 77, and Olga Rutterschmidt, 75. Yesterday, Golay, the big-haired broad on the left, was convicted of killing two homeless men —Kenneth McDavid, 50,… »4/17/08 9:30am4/17/08 9:30am