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Local news stories 2013 May 8, 2013 Family of Victoria Kong mourns death of grandmother who wandered from airport - The Washington Post May 7, 2013 Missing 79-Year-Old Woman Found Safe - NBC4 May 7, 2013 Victoria Kong’s disappearance raises questions - ABC7 / WJLA-TV May 7, 2013 Tips for Keeping Elderly Safe During Travel - FOX 5 News May 6, 2013 Victoria Kong, Missing From Reagan National Airport, Found Dead Near Gravelly Point - WUSA Channel 9
April 24, 2013 Country music star Glen Campbell, senators honored at Alzheimer's dinner - The Hill
April 24, 2013 Glen Campbell & Terry McMillan! - The Scene Bisnow
April 24, 2013 Sightings: 'Rhinestone Cowboy' on the Hill; 'West Wing' actress awards nurses - The Washington Examiner April 24, 2013 Alzheimer’s Association Dinner - Washington Life Magazine March 20, 2013 Manassas woman honored by group - The Washington Post – Prince William edition March 20, 2013 Manassas resident honored as Alzheimer's champion - Prince William Times March 20, 2013 Alzheimer’s group honors Damascus woman - Gazette Newspapers
March 19, 2013 Report: 1 in 3 seniors dies with, not of, dementia - FOX5 News March 19, 2013 Living and Dying With Alzheimer's Disease - NBC4 March 19, 2013 Report: 1 in 3 seniors dies with, not of, dementia - WTOP March 19, 2013 1 in 3 Elderly Have Dementia When They Die - WUSA9 March 18, 2013 Alzheimer's Association Honors Oakton's Rick Gow - Oakton Patch March 18, 2013 Rick Gow of Oakton honored for promoting Alzheimer's awareness - Connection Newspapers March 13, 2013 The Alzheimer’s Association Recognizes Lusby Resident - Southern Maryland News Net March 13, 2013 Supervisors press on with fiscal 2014 budget decisions - Loudoun Times-Mirror March 13, 2013 Chevy Chase Residents Recognized for Support of Alzheimer's Association - Chevy Chase Patch March 13, 2013 Fairfax Station resident Liz Williamson honored by Alzheimer's Association - Fairfax Station Patch March 12, 2013 FY14 Budget Debate: VRT, Athletic Fields, Rural Strategy Gain Funding; Library, Nonprofits Cut - Leesburg Today February 11, 2013 The Sibling Caregiver - PBS 'Next Avenue' February 5, 2013 Survival tips for every Alzheimer's disease family caregiver - Leesburg Today January 30, 2013 Alzheimer's Association to host free workshops -Loudoun Times-Mirror January 25, 2013 In the Spotlight: Candice Rettie, Alzheimer's Association - Washington Business Journal
2012 December 14, 2012 Rushern Baker: Prince George's County, Md. Executive, Caregiver-In-Chief For Wife Christa
- WUSA Channel 9 December 13, 2012 Expert speaks about early onset Alzheimer's - WUSA Channel 9
December 12, 2012 Rushern Baker: Prince George's County, Md. Executive, Caregiver-In-Chief - WUSA Channel 9 December 6, 2012 Alzheimer's surgery, Johns Hopkins breakthrough treatment - WJLA / ABC7 November 22, 2012 Rushern Baker opens up about wife's illness - WTOP November 16, 2012 Raising awareness, funds for Alzheimer’s Association - Southern Maryland Newspapers November 15, 2012 Dementia, Alzheimer’s: Caregivers get answers - The Northern Virginia Daily (NVDaily.com) November 9, 2012 Dementia care conference offers support, services - Southern Maryland Newspapers October 26, 2012 Seniors Offered Free Mental Health Services - WHAG-TV October 24, 2012 Alzheimer’s group to sponsor dementia care conference - Southern Maryland Newspapers October 12, 2012 Teacher union team raises funds - Southern Maryland Newspapers October 4, 2012 Walking to End Alzheimer’s: More than 1,200 sign up for Reston walk - The Connection Newspapers October 4, 2012 A memory is a terrible thing to lose - WTOP October 3, 2012 Alzheimer’s Association chapter hosts Walk - The Northern Virginia Daily (NVDaily.com) October 1, 2012 Shoes are Made for Walking! Take Part in a Local Fundraiser - Southern Living – This is Maryland Magazine September 14, 2012 Fighting Alzheimer’s one step at a time - Southern Maryland Newspapers August 23, 2012 Prince George's first lady's battle with dementia sparks review of resources - Prince George's Gazette August 10, 2012 Early-Onset Alzheimer's: Where to get help -WUSA9 August 1, 2012 Rushern Baker's wife has early-onset Alzheimer's disease - FOX 5 News August 1, 2012 Pr. George's executive's wife has early-onset Alzheimer's - WTOP June 22, 2012 Alzheimer's Association hosts 'Longest Day' event -Southern Maryland Newspapers June 12, 2012 Help for Alzheimer's patients who wander - WJLA/ABC7 May 25, 2012 Cedar Lane employees honored - Southern Maryland Newspapers May 15, 2012 Scientists hunt ways to stall Alzheimer's earlier - Fox5 News April 11, 2012 Meslar named 'Inspiring Champion' - The Connection Newspapers April 11, 2012 St. Mary's residents honored as inspiring caregivers - Southern Maryland Newspapers April 5, 2011 Fairfax residents awarded Inspiring Champions Award - The Connection Newspapers March 30, 2012 Alzheimer's group lists Inspiring Caregiver Award winners - Southern Maryland Newspapers March 23, 2012 Fairfax couple honored for Alzheimer's work - Fairfax Times March 21, 2012
Giannini honored for work with Association - Southern Maryland Newspapers March 20, 2012 Alzheimer's toll - WUSA Channel 9 March 15, 2012 Alzheimer's Association selects two Alexandrians for Inaugural Inspiring Champions Awards - Alexandria News March 15, 2012 Local resident honored by Alzheimer's Association - Sun Gazette Arlington March 15, 2012 Alzheimer's Association honors Home Instead owner - The Washington Post, Prince William County edition March 11, 2012 New report finds an estimated 1 out of 7 people with Alzheimer's live alone - The Bay Net March 8, 2012 Rising costs of Alzheimer's Note: Click on Part 2 and scroll to 2:50. - WJLA/ABC7 February 15, 2012 Urge president, Congress to act on Alzheimer’s research - Southern Maryland Newspapers February 9, 2012 Alzheimer's families react with caution to promising studyOne Northern Virginia couple that lives with Alzheimer's disease every day is skeptical but hopeful about this week's announcement that a cancer drug has reversed Alzheimer's disease in laboratory mice. - WUSA Channel 9 February 8, 2012 Support funding Alzheimer's Project - The Connection Newspapers January 30, 2012 Plan to combat Alzheimer's is needed - The Washington Times January 18, 2012 War declared on Alzheimer'sNationwide push to find cure for Alzheimer's and to help caregivers. - WUSA Channel 9 January 17, 2012 Obama implementing plan for effective Alzheimer's treatment by 2025The Obama administration is implementing the first-ever national Alzheimer's plan with an ambitious goal: Come up with an effective treatment and prevention of Alzheimer's by 2025. - WJLA/ABC7 January 15, 2012 Health and Fitness Expo: Alzheimer's Care News4's Doreen Gentzler talks to Victoria Crenshaw of the Alzheimer's Association at the NBC4 Health and Fitness Expo. - NBC4 2011 November 3, 2011 Join JC’s Jewels at the Walk to End Alzheimer’s – WUSA Channel 9 November 3, 2011 A memory is a horrible thing to lose – WTOP October 26, 2011 Thousands to Walk for Alzheimer Cure on D.C. National Mall September 28, 2011 – The Christian Post Handsome turnout for Walk – Southern Maryland Newspapers September 28, 2011 Area Residents Walk to Fight Alzheimer’s: Walk at Reston Town Center raises money to support Alzheimer’s Association. – Connection Newspapers September 23, 2011 Asbury Alzheimer’s walk strikes a chord with many: Director says event was largest retirement community ever saw – Southern Maryland Newspapers September 21, 2011 A Promise to Help – Southern Maryland Newspapers September 16, 2011 Finn Leads Alzheimer's Chapter: A personal mission – Alexandria Gazette Packet September 16, 2011 For the cure: Walk to End Alzheimer’s hits Regency Furniture Stadium – Southern Maryland Newspapers September 15, 2011 Pat Robertson says Alzheimer’s Makes Divorce OK
– Fox 5 News September 13, 2011
Hope for Alzheimer's patients from new study, national plan - WJLA/ABC7 September 9, 2011
CSM athletes join Walk to End Alzheimer’s Sept. 17 – Southern Maryland Newspapers
September 7, 2011 Suiting up to tackle Alzheimer’s disease – News Channel 8 August 24, 2011 Help to End Alzheimer’s – Southern Maryland Newspapers August 19, 2011 Alzheimer's Association's Susan Kudla Finn interview with JC Hayward – WUSA Channel 9 August 17, 2011 Alzheimer's input forum addresses national issues: Local event part of countrywide planning effort – Southern Maryland Newspapers August 10, 2011 Troop collects water for Walk – Southern Maryland Newspapers
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