Retirees find video games to their liking
- FLORIDA WEEKLY PHOTO MICHELLE START Phyllis Bogen, a resident at Cypress Cove retirement community, winds up to throw a simulated bowling ball in the Nintendo Wii game. The elderly get a chance to play sports such as tennis without the physical demands.Residents at Cypress Cove retirement community are proving that video games are not just for kids.Every Friday afternoon, they gather together to play Nintendo Wii."We started about two months ago," said Mil Puglisi, activities coordinator. "Folks from the Lee Foundation approached us saying they had a Wii game and asking if we wanted to try it. We tried it a couple of times, but the residents liked it so much that we went out and bought our own game."Last week, the residents bowled along with the Wii.