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Still searching for things to do once you retire? Here are a few more ideas to pick up the hobby you always wanted to try, or be part of a great group of people. Read more

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Leonard Adkins

This pleasant, flat walk combines out-in-the-woods with right-next-to-town. Read more

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Dan Smith

Karen DeBord and Jack Phillips are living their own personal dream at Smith Mountain Lake in their golden years. Read more

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Dan Smith

Fred and Carolyn Eichelman taught school for four decades each and discovered science fiction was a good teaching tool. They’re still collecting evidence. Read more

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Dan Smith

This Lynchburg couple has found a contentment in retirement, even though it doesn’t remotely resemble what they had so carefully planned. Read more

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That’s the question retirees often ask after they have the gold watch tucked away. Here are some thoughtful and useful answers. Read more

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Dan Smith

Getting ready for retirement requires us to enter the planning mode, to accumulate more money than we thought we’d need and to adjust in a lot of different ways. Read more

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As she turns 100, Frances Niven Gamble looks back over her time in Roanoke and the changes over the decades. Read more

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Post-retirement fitness doesn’t have to be hard. Get a few suggestions from a certified personal trainer as she lists easy ways to stay in shape and prolong your mobility and health. Read more

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Retirees are getting out and about these days–sometimes to the next country over! Read on to learn a few travel tips as well as precautions every traveler should consider. Read more

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When a Navy veteran retires, what better way to spend your golden years than volunteering at the D-Day Memorial? Read more

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Retirement doesn’t mean slowing down–in fact, in Pam Renga’s case, her busy schedule at The Glebe is only getting started. Read more

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The heartbreaks are often balanced with new closeness. Read more

Features

Wellness programs in our area focus on the well-being of older adults. Read more

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Why it is important to maintain dental health as we age. Read more

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A look at the diverse population of senior adults in retirement communities. Read more

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Two couples on how they spend time traveling during retirement. Read more

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David Foster - retiree

David Hungate

David Foster is not one to sit in a recliner watching TV all day. His retirement days are filled with activities that keep him outdoors, involved in the community or traveling to fun places. Read more

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Kathi Pietron is not a risk taker. You won’t see skydiving or ziplining on her retirement bucket list. But that doesn’t mean she’s not satisfied with what is on her list. It’s exactly what she wants to do. Read more

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Michael Davis - retiree

David Hungate

Since 18 years of age, Mike Davis knew he wanted to be a writer. But it wasn’t until retirement that he began to fulfill his dream. Read more

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