The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 25 Jan 2015 15:14:37 EDTSun, 25 Jan 2015 15:14:37 EDT helping seniors dark and cold days of winter can be lonely for seniors who live alone and don't get out much. But those who have a senior companion can look forward to seeing a friend once a week to take them shopping, go for lunch or maybe take in a movie.Sun, 4 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTAccountant makes time for gym after day at work behind his desk at his Altoona office, Guy Landolfi appears to be the stereotypical accountant. Dressed in a white shirt and tie, he reflects professionalism, and his office is immaculat.Sun, 4 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTMedicare does not cover every medical expense Savvy Senior: I'm about to sign up for Medicare Part A and B and would like to find out what they don't cover so I can avoid any unexpected costs down the road.Sun, 4 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTRecipients to see 1.7 percent increase in monthly benefits I'm creating my budget for 2015. How much will my benefit increase this year? Answer: The monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income benefits for nearly 64 million Americans will increase by 1.7 percent in 2015.Sun, 4 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTInformational session set as intro to diabetes classes who have type 2 diabetes sometimes have a hard time knowing what to eat. For seniors who want to know more about diabetes, an informational session is being planned.Sun, 4 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT