— Mayor Jim Gray and Monica Conrad, Lexington Parks & Recreation Director, joined with local residents and AARP Kentucky to unveil the completed project in Idle Hour Park. Lexington was one of two recipients of an AARP Community Challenge Grant in Kentucky. Lexington Parks & Recreation was awarded the Community Challenge Grant in September, with the requirement that the project be completed by November 1st.  Quick work by the Parks & Recreation Department ensured that the Idle Hour Park project was …

— AARP Kentucky announces two winners for the AARP Community Challenge, aiming to create change and improve quality of life at the community-level. The winning projects include the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government, Division of Parks and Recreation and the Western Kentucky University Center for Gerontology. Each project was fully funded through the AARP Community Challenge grant and is set to be completed by November 1, 2017. “Kentucky can be proud of the local work by so many community partners and volunteers …

— Finding Your Way: Health Care Law Community Events Have questions about the health care law? AARP Kentucky, kynect (Kentucky’s health insurance marketplace) and local partners are teaming up to help you connect the dots. Bring a friend and get the facts on the health care law’s new protections and benefits. These series of community events are part of AARP’s ongoing nationwide effort to educate Americans about the health care law and what it means for individuals – whether they have …