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2014



July 2, 2014
Honoring Alzheimer's Victims from Sunrise to Sunset
- The Connection Newspapers

June 26, 2014
Dancing for a Cause
- The Connection Newspapers

June 15, 2014
DMV Spotlight (The Longest Day interview)
- All the Hits 107.3 FM

June 2014
On the Scene “Beautiful Minds” – photos from Brain Ball
- DC Magazine/Modern Luxury

April 29, 2014
"The Next Word"
- Montgomery Municipal Cable (MMC-TV)

April 27, 2014
DMV Spotlight (Brain Ball interview)
- All the Hits 107.3 FM

March 20, 2014
Women face about double the risk of men for developing Alzheimer's
- FOX 5

March 19, 2014
Alzheimer's disease takes heavy toll on women
- ABC7/WJLA-TV

February 27, 2014
Ben Affleck v. Seth Rogen: Dueling Hill testimonies
- The Washington Post

February 26, 2014
George Mason professor champions shoes with GPS tracking for Alzheimer’s patients
- The Washington Post

February 2014
The New Way of Aging in the Old Dominion
- Northern Virginia Magazine


2013


December 29, 2013

Savvy Senior: How Medicare covers Alzheimer’s disease
- Capital Gazette

December 12, 2013
Watch For Warning Signs Of Alzheimer's During The Holidays
- Capital Gazette

December 9, 2013
Prince George’s County celebrates at black-tie gala
- The Washington Post

November 29, 2013
Get involved in the fight against Alzheimer’s
- The Fairfax Times

November 19, 2013
District’s first-ever Alzheimer’s plan calls for more services for patients and caregivers
- The Washington Post

November 19, 2013
D.C. Releases Its First Alzheimer's State Plan
- The Washington Informer

November 16, 2013
The Alzheimer’s Association Blondes vs. Brunettes D.C. flag football game
- ABC7/WJLA-TV

November 15, 2013
There is some help for Alzheimer’s sufferers
- Southern Maryland Newspapers (Maryland Independent)

November 13, 2013
Look to caregivers for help
- Southern Maryland Newspapers (The Enterprise)

November 6, 2013
Asbury-Solomons offers support for Alzheimer’s patients, caregivers
- Southern Maryland Newspapers (The Calvert Recorder)

Fall 2013
Understanding Alzheimer's
- Southern Maryland Health Magazine / Southern Maryland Newspapers

October 2, 2013
The Affordable Care Act and the Government Shutdown
- Pivot Point with Maya Rockeymoore (internet radio)

October 2, 2013
Walking in Reston to End Alzheimer's
- Reston Patch.com

October 2, 2013
Walking to End Alzheimer’s:  Reston Town Center Walk draws 1,200-plus participants
- The Connection Newspapers

September 27, 2013
Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Winchester
- TV3 Winchester

September 20, 2013
A cause to remember
- Southern Maryland Newspapers

September 18, 2013
Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s
- Southern Maryland News Net

September 12, 2013
Alzheimer’s disease workshop in Hyattsville
- Gazette Newspapers

September 9, 2013
The Alzheimer’s supper club
- The Washington Post

September 9, 2013
Blondes vs. Brunettes
- The Scene Bisnow

September 6, 2013
Alzheimer's group moves headquarters to White Plains
- Southern Maryland Newspapers

September 4, 2013
Alzheimer's Association opens new local office
- The Bay Net

June 21, 2013
Walking to end Alzheimer’s disease
- TV3 Winchester

June 20, 2013
Local Teacher Raises Money for Alzheimer's on The Longest Day
- TV3 Winchester

June 20, 2013
The Longest Day Events To Benefit Alzheimer’s
- The Winchester Star
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June 20, 2013
Seniors with dementia express themselves, connect with others in drumming circle
- The Washington Post
June 19, 2013
Local man honors father through 'The Longest Day'
- Northern Virginia Daily

June 10, 2013
Dementia considered an epidemic
- TV3 Winchester

May 9, 2013
Customer Service: When Crossed Signals End in Tragedy
- CustomerThink

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

April 10, 2013
Alzheimer's Facts and Figures
- "Transforming Lives" / Montgomery Community Media

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


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