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Despite troubles at senior center, Meals on Wheels will continue

July 11, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

The local Meals on Wheels program will keep rolling, no matter what the future holds for the Alexandria Senior Center.
As reported in an Echo Press story last month, the center is facing financial challenges. It recently cashed in a certificate of deposit of $59,200 to stay afloat and faces expenses of $5,000 per month. Continue Reading

Accusations fly at Senior Center meeting

June 11, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Accusations and pointed questions were raised at Monday’s Alexandria Senior Center Board meeting about the future of the center and its director, Ann Esterberg.
Board member Paul Anderson, who is a former Douglas County commissioner, called for Esterberg’s resignation, saying that she was responsible for the center’s decline in membership and profitability. Continue Reading

Center for Active Living to open Monday (with photos and video)

March 29, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

See inside the new Center for Active Living (CAL), which will open Monday. Continue Reading

Senior center hosting pickle-ball clinic

October 2, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Randy Hall wasn’t always a pickleball player.
But now, he’s one of the best in the state. Continue Reading

Construction on long-awaited Worthington senior center begins today

July 8, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Project expected to be mostly complete by early January
WORTHINGTON A new senior center has been years in the making, but the next step will soon be taken.
Today, construction begins. Continue Reading

Council receives senior center program updates

May 29, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON The Worthington City Council were given updates on the city’s aquatic center and senior center programing during the city council meeting Tuesday. Continue Reading

Column: An update on how the hospital sale money has been utilized

February 16, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

As you may recall, the city of Worthington closed on the sale of our hospital on June 30, 2008, and the City Council wanted to provide constituents an ongoing update regarding where the sale proceeds have been allocated. Continue Reading

City of Worthington continuing to move forward with senior center project

July 15, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Concerns about soil contamination have slowed process
WORTHINGTON What do the Tacos Lupe, former West Elementary and the one-time MC Fitness sites have in common?
They housed Worthington’s senior center.
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