TOMS RIVER – Three winners were named in the Elderfest Expo, held at the Clarion Hotel in Toms River.
The event was hosted by Preferred Home Health Care & Nursing Services, based in Eatontown.
Toms River residents Lee Young and Diane Dering won first and second place, respectively. Gloria Ochs, Lakewood, took home third place. Prizes were $500, $200 and $100. More than 100 adults entered the contest.
The judges included: Bill Clanton, CEO of Coloring for Life Coloring Books; Andrew Shaw, CEO of Rose Garden Nursing and Rehabilitation Center; Joel Markel, radio host of Preferred Company on WOBM-AM and President of Preferred Home Health Care & Nursing Services, and Marianne Levy, radio host, Preferred Company on WOBM-AM.