The International Council on Active Aging holds Active Aging Week, its annual health promotion week, every year during the last week in September. This year it will be celebrated Sept. 23 to 29 at senior centers, retirement communities and other senior venues in Howard County. The 2012 theme is "Many journeys, many destinations."
Elkridge: There are plenty of stories where a single negative incident can give a bad rap to an entire group of people, whole communities, schools, etc. And, for every one of those negatives, there are plenty of amazingly positive people and outreach efforts that, in my opinion, effectively reinstate the good in humankind.
For stations across the country and in Baltimore, Monday is the first day of the post Oprah Winfrey era. And, like their counterparts, the stations here will be trying new and allegedly improved shows to grab a piece of the huge audience that the queen of daytime television held for 25 years..