Aging at home: A little help can go a long way

Sunday, November 20, 2011 | 6:42 p.m. CST; updated 7:16 p.m. CST, Sunday, November 20, 2011

VERONA, N.J. — Retirement communities might have their perks, but Beryl O'Connor says it would be tough to match the birthday surprise she got in her own backyard when she turned 80 this year.