Watertown Participates in “The Longest Day” to Raise Awareness and Money for Alzheimer’s Disease Victory Field – An annual Watertown event that raises money and awareness for Alzheimer’s and Alzheimer’s research was held this past weekend. The Longest Day, which is always observed around the the summer solstice, is held in communities all over the […]
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Watertown Going Purple Once Again in Support of Alzheimer’s Awareness and Research Watertown – On Saturday, June 16, Watertown will be decked out in purple once again in recognition of The Longest Day. This annual community event aims to raise money for Alzheimer’s research and educate the public about what it’s like to live with […]
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Hope Lap, Lemonade Stands and Block Party Highlight Day of Alzheimer’s Awareness Victory Field – Long-time Watertown residents Steve and Judy Johanson were joined by nearly 100 people on Saturday, June 17 for “The Longest Day,” which raises awareness for people living with Alzheimer’s. Steve Johanson was diagnosed with the disease several years ago. Now, […]
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Day of Activities Planned to Help Alzheimer’s Association, Residents Invited to Participate WCA-TV Studio – June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month. Over the next few weeks, businesses, homes, lemonade stands, lampposts, and many other parts of Watertown will be decorated in the color purple. To further honor the occasion, some Watertown residents are planning […]
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Watertown Walks and Goes Purple in Support of Alzheimer’s Victory Field – Monday, June 20th was the Summer Solstice and the longest day of the year. Each year on the Summer Solstice, people all around the country observe “The Longest Day,” which honors those who have or are affected by Alzheimer’s or dementia. Lifelong Watertown […]
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Watertown Residents Simulate Having Alzheimer’s, Dementia The Residence at Watertown Square – Residents and community leaders were shown what it might be like to live with alzheimer’s or dementia in a simulation event held on Monday. In observance of “The Longest Day,” which honors those who are affected by alzheimer’s or dementia, participants were invited […]
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