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The Best Waterfalls in New Jersey

New Jersey is home to hundreds of miles of beautiful forests, beaches, and some of the most beautiful waterfalls on the East Coast. While many remain hidden gems, use this list of to find the 12 prettiest waterfalls in the state. While some of the waterfalls listed here require a bit of effort to get to, many others are easily accessible. So, if …
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Keeping Applewood Firing on All Cylinders

Keeping Applewood Firing on All Cylinders Ramon Vargas: Manager of Facilities Management “From security to housekeeping to building and grounds management, it’s my job to keep everything operating seamlessly while always anticipating challenges that may be on the horizon,” says Ramon (Ray) Vargas, who has worked in senior living for the past 10 years. Supported by an outstanding team of operations professionals, Ray …
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Free Public Beaches in New Jersey

The Jersey Shore is one of the most defining features of the Garden State. Extending over 140 miles, New Jersey is home to hundreds of beaches, including the famous Atlantic City beaches. New Jersey’s beaches have built up an excellent reputation for being some of the most beautiful, and expensive, in the nation, as they are one of the few places in the …
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France Native Resident Launches Language Training Course

France Native Resident Launches Language Training Course Voulez-vous apprendre à parler français? Jacques Wahide had just settled into his new home at Applewood late last year when residents asked when he would be hosting a class to teach French. “My wife taught the language for years and I was excited to carry on some of her conversational techniques here at Applewood,” says Jacque, …
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Snow One at Applewood Worried About ‘Snowmageddon Stella’

Snow One at Applewood Worried About ‘Snowmageddon Stella’ A foot of snow—or more–is on the way. Oh well. Here are eight things residents at our CCRC located in Monmouth County don’t have to worry about: Driveway shoveling Walkway shoveling Asking family and neighbors to shovel for you Removing heavy snow off the roof Spreading heavy salt or sand Being left on hold with …
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