Archive for 2008

Groups work to start transportation service. One project moving faster than the other

December 27, 2008

Jami Defenbaugh, Suburban Journals, St. Louis Metropolitan Area

Organizers are driving ahead with plans for two new transportation systems in St. Charles County, though one is moving faster than the other.

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Sen. Susan M. Collins: This holiday season, we recognize those who give the greatest gift of all

December 24, 2008

Sen. Susan M. Collins, Foster’s Daily Democrat, Southern Maine

‘Tis the season of giving; that time for pretty paper, ribbons, and happy surprises. ‘Tis also the perfect time to recognize those who give the greatest gift of all — the gift of service, of dedication, and of inspiration.

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Helping seniors stay on the move

December 22, 2008

Steve Schmidt, Union-Tribune

The day she turned 90, Helen McGirr of Clairemont gave someone else a present. She turned over her red Honda Civic to a granddaughter. “I don’t think someone 90 years old or so should drive,” McGirr, now 92, said recently. “Our reflexes aren’t as good, our eyesight and hearing aren’t as good.”
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ITNSanDiego featured on 10 News!

December 20, 2008

10 News with Pam Smith on Senior Smart: Transportation Options For Seniors

Daily Cafe (NBC)

December 8, 2008

Fred Grandy interviews Katherine Freund

AARP The Magazine

December 8, 2008

With its annual Inspire Awards, AARP The Magazine salutes outstanding individuals who are using their energy, creativity, and passion to make the world a better place. In December 2009, AARP The Magazine editor Nancy Perry Graham and CBS sports announcer and AARP Community Ambassador James Brown hosted a reception and dinner tribute for honorees.

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2009 AARP Inspire Awards

December 8, 2008

ITNBluegrass Executive Director Gale Reece with Bill and Debbie Turenne at the 2009 AARP Inspire Awards. ITNAmerica Executive Director Katherine Freund was honored for her work on behalf of older Americans at the National Museum for Woman in the Arts in Washington, DC on December 8.

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Katherine Freund named 2009 AARP Inspire Award Honoree

December 4, 2008

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Liberty Mutual and ITNAmerica Encourage Families to Consider the Gift of Safety as Aging Relatives Hit the Road this Holiday Season

November 24, 2008

Glenn Greenberg,  Boston

The holidays may be the best time for older drivers to consider transitioning to the passenger seat….
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ITNAmerica Founder Katherine Freund receives AARP Inspire Award

November 24, 2008

Washington, AARP The Magazine

“These leaders set a great example for all on how passion can support and spark change in creative, innovative ways. Their stories are truly inspiring,” said Nancy Graham, Vice President and Editor of AARP The Magazine.

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