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PCA receives National Mature Media Awards for Milestones newspaper

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PCA has won four 2018 National Mature Media Awards for outstanding writing and overall impression of its Milestones newspaper. The prize-winning entries were:

Gold: “Grandfathers pass along traditions” by Marcia Siegal, PCA’s public relations manager, published in September 2017

Bronze: “Downsizing tips from moving experts” by Alicia Colombo, PCA’s editor and publications coordinator, published in January 2017


For the past 17 years, Milestones newspaper has been published monthly as a public service by PCA. It is distributed, free, at more than 1,100 locations throughout Philadelphia, lower Bucks and eastern Montgomery counties, including at senior centers, pharmacies, and libraries and in honor boxes; and is read by more than 170,000 people each month. The National Mature Media Awards is the nation’s largest awards program that annually recognizes the best marketing, communications, and educational materials and programs for adults 50 and older. To subscribe to Milestones e-news, the newspaper’s free weekly online companion publication, Click Here>> | To read Milestones stories online, Click Here>>