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The best thing you'll read all week

The best thing you'll read all week

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My grandmother passed away on Sept. 1. In the days since, those who knew and loved her have celebrated her life and mourned her passing together — and the obituary we wrote for her has gone viral on the Internet. A nurse and a funny, generous person with great bits of advice, I think she's somebody you would have liked to know.

Talk of federal long-term care benefit won't go away

If opponents of the CLASS Act think they've beaten down or somehow subdued chief advocate Larry Minnix or his LeadingAge members, they have another thing coming. Despite a week of roiling controversy and confusion that has some official sources leaving it for dead, CLASS still has an active champion in Minnix. That much was abundantly clear in a video interview with McKnight's on Wednesday.