PHOTOS: Senior Expo Held
The annual Luzerne County Senior Expo was held Thursday at the Wyoming Valley Mall in Wilkes-Barre. The event featured vendors from local, state and federal agencies that provided information about programs and services available to seniors. In addition, there were free refreshments, giveaways, free health screenings and flu shots available with insurance. Seniors could also get information about government services, Social Security, health care, insurance, legal issues, fraud protection, financial concerns, and exercise and nutrition information. The event was hosted by state Sens. John Yudichak, D-14 Plymouth Twp., and Lisa Baker, R-20, Lehman Twp., and by state Reps. Gerald Mullery, D-119, Newport Twp., and Aaron Kauffer, R-120, Luzerne.