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Succession in Play at Albuquerque Little Theatre

Succession in Play at Albuquerque Little Theatre

 Executive director retires after 16 years Long-time executive director Henry Avery, 84, has retired from Albuquerque Little Theatre (ALT) after serving the popular and historic locale for 16 years. The theater’s former managing director, Rob Armstrong Martin, was...

Senior Resources – July 2024

Senior Resources – July 2024

By Autumn Gray States that have attracted older retirees, such as New Mexico, Arizona, Florida, and South Carolina, have larger proportions of older residents, according to the Population Reference Bureau. However, among them, New Mexico is “aging” at an even faster...

Camping Can Be Fun and Affordable Travel for Seniors, Retirees

Camping Can Be Fun and Affordable Travel for Seniors, Retirees

By Kimberly Blaker Camping is not only the ultimate in fun and relaxation for many people, but it also provides opportunities for adventure, outdoor experiences, and even visits to historical landmarks. It's also an affordable way to vacation. What’s the best way to...

Tech Challenged? Free Event to Help with Smart Phone, Computer Use

Tech Challenged? Free Event to Help with Smart Phone, Computer Use

By Tania Soussan The third annual 50+ Senior Tech Connect event promises to have it all — classes on how to avoid online scams, one-on-one tech help, prizes, and refreshments. Plus, it’s all available at no charge. The event is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m....

Mission of Mercy Changes Lives One Dental Procedure At A Time

Mission of Mercy Changes Lives One Dental Procedure At A Time

By Tania Soussan The last time Dr. Christopher Morgan volunteered at a Mission of Mercy dental clinic, his first patient of the day was a Navajo Nation teenager who had lost eight front teeth after being hit by a drunken driver. The boy’s family wasn’t able to afford...

Nicholas Trofimuk’s Pursues of Black and White Darkroom Beauty

Nicholas Trofimuk’s Pursues of Black and White Darkroom Beauty

By Brian D’Ambrosio Twice yearly, Nicholas Trofimuk’s family would pack up their 1939 brown Pontiac Chieftain and leave home in New Jersey to visit relatives in western Pennsylvania. That’s when the beauty of the natural world first became clear for young Trofimuk....

How to Close Social Media Accounts of a Deceased Loved One

How to Close Social Media Accounts of a Deceased Loved One

By Jim Miller Dear Savvy Senior, How do I go about canceling a person’s social media accounts when they die? My wife passed away a few months ago and her social media accounts are still active. Sad Spouse Dear Sad, I’m very sorry for your loss, but this is a smart...

Cowboy Music and Poetry to be Celebrated at Annual Convention

Cowboy Music and Poetry to be Celebrated at Annual Convention

The International Western Music Association’s annual celebration of cowboy music and cowboy poetry - dubbed “All Roads Lead to Albuquerque” - is scheduled for November 8-12 at Hotel Albuquerque in Old Town. Featuring concerts, showcases, contests, and workshops, as...

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