ATHLETICS

• Jill Bates: First triathlon at 59 years of age

REAL ESTATE

• At your stage in life, should you buy a home or rent it?

PROFILE

• Conductor Ralph Zecchino
• Ernest L. Hicks

COVER

• Veteran creates self-help communities for those who have served the country

INVESTMENT

• Owning a franchise in your plans? Find out the pros and cons

RED WINGS

• Dave Welker is the man behind window No. 2 during Red Wings’ games

FULFILLMENT

• Following on her grandparents’ footsteps, Pat Bono devotes time to beekeeping

THE ARTS

• Profile of three artists who never stop

THE ARTIST

• Rochester artist masters stained glass with mix of skill sets

LEARNING

• Osher: For Those Still Eager to Learn

VISITS

• Ten Top Tips When Visiting Boston

Savvy Senior

Columnist Jim Miller discusses "Do You Still Need Life Insurance"

Long-Term Care

Susan Suben presents the "16 resources that every caregiver should know about"

Financial Health

Jim Terwilliger discusses "Why Changes in NYS Estate Tax Laws May Impact You"

My Turn

Bruce Frassinelli reflects on "How the ‘King of the Hill’ Learned Not to Bully"

LAST PAGE

• Our Q&A with Joe DiPonzio, a winemaker from Chili, has more than 26 medals for his wines.