Senior Power

Port Broadcasting

Senior Power of Maine is a radio program hosted by David Nealley, past publisher of MAINE SENIORS Magazine, and his witty co-host Lynn MacGregor. Senior Power of Maine is a talk show with interviews on topics that will be informative, with other interesting and entertaining segments.For Mature Audiences Only.

All Episodes

Nov 27

29 min 30 sec

Nov 17

29 min 6 sec

Nov 17

29 min 27 sec

Guests -Dr. Len Kaye, Director of Center on Aging UMaine - on the role of Grandparenting and unified familiesChief Justice Donald G. Alexander, the longest serving Judge in Maine with over 41 years on the bench - talks about interesting cases like, roosters in the courtroom, a bull loose at the Bangor Fair, and more!Senior Planning Center's Brad Dyer shares info on Annual Enrollment Period and how important it is for Medicare beneficiaries to review their health plan.The First Thanksgiving, written by Donna Halvorsen, read by Lynn MacGregorThe Old Fashioned Thanksgiving, written by Edgar Albert Guest, read by David Nealley

Oct 26

29 min 44 sec

Guests -Chief Justice Donald G. Alexander - the longest serving Judge in Maine with over 41 years on the bench. At age 79 he still cuts his own firewood. Over the years from 1978 when he joined the District Court, later to the Superior Court and then ending his career with years on the Maine State Supreme Court. Alexander had been appointed to the bench by James Longley, Joseph Brennan, John McKernan, Angus King, John Baldacci and Paul LePage. Recently, he has created aJulie Turner explains the many facets of Medicare health plans and how Medicare Advantage programs can offer a variety of benefits.The Love is Something Fierce, written by Hunter Howe and read by Lynn MacGregor.

Oct 26

29 min 26 sec

Oct 7

29 min 49 sec

Guests -Mary Barstow, Associate Publisher of MAINE SENIORS magazine and Jim Kendrick, Publisher of MAINE SENIORS magazine talk about stories from Patrick Dempsey to Senator Susan Collins.Sarah Irish speaks to the many benefits of Medicare Advantage health plans and how the Senior Planning Center helps.Publisher Jim Kendrick and Associate Publisher Mary Barstow of MAINE SENIORS Magazine, respond to "readers write" as Mary and Jimmy.End of Innocence, Summer of 1963 - written by Barbara Beardsley and read by Lynn MacGregor followed by the tune "Up on the Roof" by the Drifters.

Sep 28

29 min 8 sec

Guests -Brad Dyer - NEW Medicare benefits coming out this year!Mike O'Hara - Started in radio in 1963 speaks to the Oldies, 50's, 60's and radio through the years.Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons Play Mike's favorite Opus 17 - (Don't You Worry About Me)

Sep 19

29 min 24 sec

Guests -Dr. George Manning, Author of 7 editions of The Art of Leadership - speaks to mentorship and leadership.Laura Fissette, makes a significant life changing effect for a couple of seniors, tears, hugs, savings... a part of her job at Senior Planning CenterSummers at Loon Call Camp, written by Brad Eden, narrated by David Nealley

Sep 17

29 min 31 sec

Guests -Sunshine of Sunshine Fitness Studio speaks to the value of her senior fitness classes for those age 60 to 90.Tammy DeLong of Senior Planning Center, speaks to Medicare helpAnn Roosevelt - Keeping busy and growing up as a RooseveltNoel Paul Stookey - Still writing songs and entertaining at 83 and the Maine Community feel of friendliness. Closing with his "Wedding Song"...

Sep 4

29 min 22 sec

Guests -Donato Tramuto, Winner of the National Council on Aging Award for Silver Sneakers program for Medicare, speaks to the importance of addressing social isolation in Maine and Health-eVillages.Gary Crocker – Humor ME, Traveling Down East with "Mother"Anthony Arruda, Founder of the Senior Planning Center shares how a Maine couple saved thousands of dollars just by seeking some advice. No cost to them and the currency of good karma for the Senior Planning Center.Gary Crocker – Humor ME, the 90 year-old womanLynn MacGregor - "Life is a Gift, Make the Best of It"

Aug 31

29 min 13 sec

Guests -Gary Crocker - Maine Humorist, About Basic MathDr. David Howes, CEO of Martin's Point Health Care , A Variety of topics including Medicare Health PlansGary Crocker speaks to the fact that one person's trash is another's treasure."Is and Was" a classic about yesterday, today and tomorrow, written by Katy Perry - narrated by David Nealley

Aug 31

29 min 30 sec

Guests -Jack Roberts - "Mr. Bug Light" tells us all about the historic and famous lighthouse in South Portland.Publisher Jim Kendrick and Associate Publisher Mary Barstow of MAINE SENIORS Magazine, respond to "readers write" as Mary and Jimmy.Tracy Dowland, Shares a truly life changing story while helping a couple on behalf of the Senior Planning Center.Tim Sample, and more of his interesting life.

Aug 17

29 min 30 sec

Aug 17

29 min 31 sec

Aug 7

29 min 30 sec

Guests -Jane Margesson, Director of Communications, AARP MAINE - speaks about Fraud and ScammersGary Crocker - Maine HumoristBrad Dyer of Senior Planning Center, more Medicare nuggets including GTL Hospital Indemnity combined with Medicare Advantage programs.Publisher Jim Kendrick and Associate Publisher Mary Barstow of MAINE SENIORS Magazine, respond to "readers write" as Mary and Jimmy.Mary Barstow - Associate Publisher for MAINE SENIORS Magazine shares some of her favorite interviews and discusses coffee with Noel Paul Stookey, of Peter, Paul, and Mary fame. While in Blue Hill at his home he shared how the rare and magical connection of words and music came to him (Noel) with The Wedding Song.

Jul 10

29 min 11 sec

Jack Roberts - "Mr. Bug Light" shares with us the history and restoration of one of Maine's many iconic lighthouses, Bug Light in South Portland.Gary Crocker - Maine HumoristLaura Fissette - speaks to her special passion for working with seniors starting as a Candy Striper, and now as an agent for Medicare health plans with the Senior Planning CenterDr. Len Kaye, Director of Center on Aging UMaine - Staying healthy as we age with a variety of ideas and programs, including "walking buddies".

Jul 6

29 min 48 sec

Guests -Mary Barstow - Associate Publisher for MAINE SENIORS Magazine shares some of her favorite interviews and upcoming content.Gary Crocker - Humor ME shares a story with strategyAnthony "Tony" G. Arruda, Founder of Senior Planning Center- speaks to complexities and changes in Medicare.Real Senior Power with 69 year old Triathlete, Roxana Brophy-Cyr - Tri for A Cure and the camaraderie of the competitors.

Jul 6

29 min 42 sec

Guests -Mary Barstow - Associate Publisher for MAINE SENIORS Magazine shares some of her favorite interviews and upcoming content.Gary Crocker - Humor ME shares a story with strategyAnthony "Tony" G. Arruda, Founder of Senior Planning Center- speaks to complexities and changes in Medicare.Real Senior Power with 69 year old Triathlete, Roxana Brophy-Cyr - Tri for A Cure and the camaraderie of the competitors.

Jun 12

29 min 50 sec

Guests -Senator Collins speaks to additional funding for Alzhiemers. As a Founder of the Congressional Caucus on Alzheimers she has good information on some progress for future treatments.Humorist Gary Crocker, with A Downeast MomentTracy Dowland, Helping seniors save money and secure more healthcare benefits. Owner of Senior Planning Center of Rumford.Cary Kish talks about day hikes, Ladder trails on MDI and more!Great story = A Place Called Camp, by writer Hunter Howe, narrated by David Nealley

Jun 8

30 min 9 sec

May 29

29 min 11 sec

uests -"Puff the Magic Dragon" plays as a clue for a special guest.Dr. Jeff Johnson, traveling podiatrist with "On the Go Toes"Tammy Delong, Senior Planning Center - Social Security Office in Aroostook County - The importance of face-to-face.Danny Deveau - Franco-American Ambassador for Senior Planning CenterNoel Paul Stookey, The early days from the March on Washington in 1963 with Peter, Paul, and Mary, as well as Bob Dylan and Joan Baez and the walk with Martin Luther King for his famous speech - through his 1974 move to Blue Hill, Maine. His studio work with Dave Mallet and Tim Sample and his song Revolution (1x1)

May 24

29 min 10 sec

Guests -SENIOR PARTNERS with Lynn and DavidSheila Grant – author Design Downtown for Women (Men Will Follow)Making downtown more friendly for women is better for seniors and all family members!Gary Crocker – Humor ME, Mainers drawn to getting’ good deals and entertainment at the same timeTammy Delong – Medicare Savings – Senior Planning CenterBob Duchesne – Maine Birding Trail, All about Birding in Maine

May 18

27 min 58 sec

May 11

29 min 53 sec

Guests -Jane Margesson,Communications Director of AARPMaine - Social Isolation CareGary Crocker, Humor MEBrad Dyer, Senior Planning CenterJim Kendrick, Publisher and Mary Barstow, Associate Publisher, MAINE SENIORS Magazine - "Readers Write"Dr. Len Kay, Director Center on Aging UMaine - "The Power of Nostalgia"

May 1

29 min 59 sec

Guests -Anna Eleanor Roosevelt and her leadership with Goodwill Industries of Northern New England"Is and Was" written by the late Katy Perry of HallowellBrad Dyer of Senior Planning Center, more Medicare nuggetsDr. George Manning on Mentorship and Leadership

Apr 22

29 min 47 sec

Guests -Jane Margesson, Director of Communications, AARP MAINEBrad Dyer, Medicare Savings ProgramBob Crowley, Oldest Winner of CBS Survivor Series = Real "Senior Power"Gary Crocker with "Duct Tape Tips"

Apr 22

27 min 56 sec

Guests -Brad Dyer - Important Information about MedicareGary Crocker - Maine Humorist - Humor MEDr.Len Kay, Director of the Center on Aging UMaine

Apr 22

30 min 14 sec