Italy is losing its grandparents

It is not only the loss of the elderly who succumb to the pandemic, it is the loss of everything they have yet to teach us about what counts in life. Giulio Meotti, 3/23/2020, 9:35 PM

Arab 'mechanic' nabbed after he swindled 16 elderly victims

Arab resident of eastern Jerusalem arrested after allegedly bilking more than a dozen elderly people out of thousands of shekels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2019, 2:59 PM

Elderly British couple kidnapped in South Africa

British foreign office confirms kidnapping by 'terrorists' in South Africa.AFP, 2/23/2018, 9:02 AM

Elderly Jew attacked in sheltered housing

Alan Califano poses as visitor and enters Jewish sheltered housing facility in New York City to rob and attack Jews. Arrested by police.Mordechai Sones, 12/6/2017, 10:26 AM

Elderly man dies in Petah Tikva apartment fire

Magen David Adom medics arrive at scene of fire, find victim already died.Orly Harari, 4/12/2017, 10:53 AM

Citizens over 80 won't have to wait in line

New law allowing elderly to skip lines passed by Knesset.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 3/15/2017, 7:52 AM

Policemen save elderly woman on Ayalon Highway

Police find elderly woman walking on highway, take her to safety.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 3/8/2017, 9:10 AM

Netanyahu: Israel's economy is growing

Netanyahu says upcoming Australia visit will help Israel's economy continue to grow, slams Israeli public for not honoring elders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2017, 1:01 PM

1 in 3 senior citizens gives up heat, food or medicine

Friendship Fund survey finds worrying situation: Hundreds of thousands of elderly forsake basic needs due to financial difficulties.Uzi Baruch, 1/26/2016, 1:24 PM

Video: Scooter Thieves Make World's Slowest Getaway?

Two youths from Holon were caught after they stole an elderly couple's mobility scooter. No high speed chase was involved.Gil Ronen, 6/11/2015, 4:58 PM

Students and Elderly Rejoice in Hanukkah Together

Yeshiva students visit elderly residence for holiday, and learn their stories of Torah study, Holocaust survival and war for Israel.Yishai Karov, Ari Yashar, 12/22/2014, 2:50 PM

Knesset Committee Focuses on War and the Elderly

'An old man falls on the ground, and no one is there to pick him up,' Minister laments at special hearing.Hezki Baruch, 7/22/2014, 7:33 PM

Volunteers Come to Visit Elderly, Find Crime Scene

Volunteers spring to action when they stumble across the scene of a burglary during a pre-Purim visit.Maayana Miskin, 3/13/2014, 3:53 PM

Elderly Man Discovered at Last Minute with Hypothermia

An elderly man from central Israel is in serious condition after getting lost, spending the entire night outside.Maayana Miskin, 12/12/2013, 3:27 PM

Report: Lots More 90 Year Olds in Israel by 2035

A study shows that in 2035, Israel will have fewer Jews relative to population, and a lot more elderly.David Lev, 6/26/2013, 12:16 AM

Samaria Prepares to Deal with Aging Population

Samaria’s elderly population set for dramatic increase by 2013; leaders prepare now.Maayana Miskin, 4/17/2013, 1:48 PM

Lapid: 400 Million for Holocaust Survivors

Lapid, Netanyahu announce new aid for Holocaust survivors.Maayana Miskin, 4/7/2013, 11:57 AM

New Israeli Study: High Cholesterol Good For the Elderly

A new study at Beilinson Hospital says that for the elderly, higher levels of cholesterol mean a longer life, not a shorter oneDavid Lev, 1/31/2013, 3:49 PM

Minister: Life to Get Easier for the Elderly

Reforms to make life easier for elderly Israelis were announced Tuesday by the Deputy Minisiter for Veteran Israeli Affars, Leah Ness.David Lev, 11/14/2012, 12:45 AM