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Holiday Fund: Restoring a quality of life

Original post made on Jan 2, 2009

Area seniors are living on the edge. With a fixed income that's tighter than ever, many independent, elderly men and women have to give up what most of us consider basic essentials in order to make ends meet.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, January 1, 2009, 8:50 PM

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Posted by Helen
a resident of Pleasanton Meadows
on Jan 2, 2009 at 9:20 am

This report is a reminder for me to take action in this New Year helping each other and participate in the community I live in. Thanks!!


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Posted by Cholo
a resident of Livermore
on Jan 2, 2009 at 11:04 am

When the going get tough, the tough get going. Go to Europe where it's cheaper to live! The dollar is up' it's good food, lots of new sights, free medical care (I've never paid a penny!) and you can even play in the snow!!!

Yup, time to leave until it warms up in spring! Ta-ta potato chip heads!


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