In this Dec. 17, 2012 photo, Marion Johnston, left, and her daughter Linda Monaco, sit in a lounge at the Bristal Assisted Living facility in Massapequa, N.Y. (AP Photo/Frank Eltman)

Sandy Prompts Some Elderly To Seek Assisted Living

For the first time in her life, Marion Johnston says she feels old. The petite 80-year-old retired school secretary who uses a walker is still adjusting as one of the newest residents at the Bristal Assisted Living retirement community. She moved in November after the howling winds and rising flood waters of Superstorm Sandy destroyed […]