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Applewood recognized with National Mature Media Award

  Applewood, a non-profit, continuing care retirement community (CCRC) located in Freehold Township and affiliated with CentraState Medical Center, is the recipient of the 26th annual National Mature Media Award. The program recognizes outstanding marketing resources created for senior adult industries. Applewood received the Gold Level Award for its 2016 website redesign. Nationwide entries were judged by a panel of mature market experts …
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Linda Rizzo, Director of Healthcare Services

Applewood is a full-service continuing care retirement community (CCRC) comprised of seniors who live independently in apartment or cottage-style residences. The unique aspect of CCRC living is the on-site availability of temporary or permanent assisted living or skilled nursing (healthcare), should the resident ever need an added level of care. Linda Rizzo, LNHA, LSW, oversees the residential assisted living and health care programs …
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Gardening for Seniors; Applewood Residents Reap Multiple Health Benefits

Gardening proven to benefit senior minds, bodies, and souls Take a stroll through our beautiful senior community in Freehold, NJ, and you’ll see resident cottage homes, terraces, and patios filled with colorful shrubs, plants and seasonal flowers. But some residents take their gardens to a whole new level and plant rows of heirloom tomatoes, zucchini, cukes, peppers, berries, and onions. Besides looking great and …
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Apple Picking in New Jersey

Apple Picking in New Jersey

Fall is just around the corner, but don’t let colder temperatures keep you from exploring New Jersey! Fall just means that it’s time to take the family out to the orchards to pick fresh apples. Afterall, fall is the perfect season for baking, and freshly picked apples from your local orchard make it all that much better. Apple season in New Jersey tends …
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Wineries in NJ

Best Wineries in New Jersey

New Jersey hasn’t always be known as wine country, but over the last 30 years, the state’s reputation as a top-notch wine region has grown significantly, receiving recognition from critics, industry leaders, and even in competitions throughout the world. New Jersey’s explosive growth in the world of wine comes as a direct result of the relaxation of Prohibition-era restrictions and the implementation of …
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