Nominate the 2018 Volunteer of the Year

January 15, 2018 0

Honor an outstanding volunteer by nominating them for the BEACON’s Volunteer of the Year award. Use this form to tell us a little about your organization’s volunteer and how they go above and beyond their usual duties and responsibilities. Your nomination and a headshot of your volunteer will be published . . .

BEACON Senior Newspaper wins national awards

January 3, 2018 0

Christmas comes early every year for the BEACON staff when our publisher, Kevin, returns from the annual North American Mature Publishers Association (NAMPA) convention. This year’s convention took place in Oak Brook, Illinois just outside of Chicago. Aside from seeing the sights with other senior publishers from across the country, . . .

A big BEACON thank you!

October 4, 2017 0

Montrose-Delta BeaconFest 2017 was a day of good fun and practical information for the boomers and seniors in our community. Thanks to our entertainers, seminar speakers and the 50+ local businesses who set up booths; and most importantly, you, our guests, the event was a tremendous success. More than 1,300 . . .

Pearl Harbor

December 5, 2016 0

“December 7, 1941—a date which will live in infamy…” This poignant and unforgettable quote was the beginning of President Franklin Roosevelt’s call for war against Japan and ultimately the Axis Powers. Despite the attempts of the U.S. to remain neutral, Japan had forced the country into World War II. The . . .