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AARP, formerly known as the American Association of Retired Persons, just came out with its annual list for the most livable, friendly and healthy American cities and neighborhoods for people over 50 and guess which town came up as the best small city for staying healthy - Novato, CA. San Francisco came in at number one for large cities - not bad company.

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The reasons cited for Novato to come in so high for staying healthy is the access to excellent health care providers and personal satisfaction with services provided; a lower hospitalization rate; the lack of obesity among residents; a decrease in tobacco usage and the multitude of exercise opportunities.

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MARIN VILLAGES ANNOUNCE LAUNCH OF NOVATO VILLAGE

Marin Villages announces the launch of Novato Village on Saturday, June 6, 2015 at the Buck Institute for Research on Aging, 8001 Redwood Blvd in Novato starting at 2:00 P.M. This event is open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.

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Novato Village joins the Marin Village family which includes villages in Mill Valley, Homestead, Tiburon, Ross Valley and Northern San Rafael.  Founded five years ago, Marin Villages now has over 500 members and volunteers. It is part of a nationwide movement assisting seniors to "age in place." 

Marin Villages is a non-profit membership organization that enables seniors to remain safely and

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