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Newsfront - January 23, 2009

Senior Coalition sets forum on abuse and fraud

Join the Central County Senior Coalition for a free information fair and panel presentation on "Elder Financial Abuse and Fraud - How NOT to be a victim." Panelists will include the following experts: Virginia George, associate professor, director and supervising attorney, JFK University Elder Law Clinic; Cinda Stoddard, detective, Financial Crimes, Concord Police Department; and Darren Mazaika, CFE, credit card investigator, Financial Crimes Investigations, Wells Fargo Bank. The panel will be moderated by Karen Stein, elder law attorney, Lafayette.

The free event will take place Thursday, Feb. 12, at the Jewish Community Center, 2071 Tice Valley Blvd., in Walnut Creek. The fair begins at 5 p.m., with a complimentary dinner and panel presentation from 6-8:15 p.m. Reservations are required and space is limited. RSVP to Lindsay Freeman by Feb. 2; telephone 787-5413 or e-mail