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Applewood Volunteers Recognized by Freehold Borough School District

Applewood Volunteers Recognized by Freehold Borough School District By Joan Cinque Manager of Resident Services Part of our Engaged Living program, an exclusive roster of activities and events designed to enrich our residents’ mind, body and spirits, includes social accountability. Last year, our seniors and staff combined efforts to launch Tools-4-Schools, a multi-pronged volunteer program to help our local schools. These volunteers were …
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Memorial Day Ceremony Honors Resident Veterans and Commemorates Those Lost

Memorial Day Ceremony Honors Resident Veterans and Commemorates Those Lost   Applewood is honored to be home to more than 30 veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces. On Memorial Day, we honored all those Americans who sacrificed their lives fighting for our country. The ceremony included residents and volunteers from the Color Guard of the U.S. Naval Sea Cadets, NWS Earle Division. Ray …
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The New Sequoia Apartment – Go Big and Go Home

The New Sequoia Apartment – Go Big and Go Home By Eric Eichhorst The Wall Street Journal reported that 64 percent of seniors were likely to move at least once during retirement and, surprisingly, many ignored conventional wisdom to downsize. Their study found that 50 percent did not downsize and, in fact, nearly 30 percent upsized into larger homes. In response to interest …
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What to do in Turkey Swamp Park?

Turkey Swamp Park – Monmouth County, New Jersey Though the park was named after the nearby town’s previous name, Turkey, the name Turkey Swamp Park is quite the misnomer. Turkeys do not tend to call the park home, although there is an increasing number that have begun to do so. The park is not much of a swamp, either. Visitors will find that …
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APPLEWOOD HOSTS ANNUAL ‘STATE OF THE COMMUNITY’ ADDRESS

APPLEWOOD HOSTS ANNUAL ‘STATE OF THE COMMUNITY’ ADDRESS On May 4, Applewood, a non-profit CCRC affiliated with CentraState Healthcare System in Freehold, held its annual “State of the Union” address for community residents and staff. Presenters included John T. Gribbin, FACHE, CentraState chief executive officer; Thomas W. Scott, FACHE, FABC, senior vice president and chief operating officer; and Keith Grady, LNHA, Applewood executive …
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