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As a pediatric orthopaedist, I regularly discuss bone health with my patients, expounding on the multitude of benefits of vitamin D supplementation. Vitamin D, the sunshine vitamin, is a cheap, easily available nutrient that impacts bone quality and is known to boost immunity, which is especially relevant as we try to stay healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic. What is profoundly interesting is that vitamin D deficiency, found in 40% of the US population1, is thought to be a risk factor for COVID-19. Other risk factors for severe COVID-19 ...

Business Chatter in Basking Ridge and Somerset Hills

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Fellowship in the News

The COVID-19 pandemic has undoubtedly changed our lives and turned our day-to-day routines upside down. From the way we interact with family and friends to how we spend time in public – life looks a lot different than it did before 2020. Something that hasn’t changed, though, is the safety and security a senior living community can provide. It may seem like making the move to a Life Plan community during a pandemic would put your loved one’s safety at risk, but that couldn’t be further from the truth. Life Plan ...

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Healthcare Distribution Expert Provides Insight Into National Vaccination Effort

March 6, 2021

LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- TAPintoTV’s Brian Brodeur spoke with Patrick Kelly, the Executive Vice President of Government Affairs for the Healthcare Distribution Alliance, about COVID-19 vaccine distribution both across the country and in New Jersey, including the recently-approved Johnson & Johnson single-shot vaccine.

The Healthcare Distribution Alliance (HDA) is the ...

Railroad History Comes Alive at Steamtown Historic National Site in Scranton PA

SCRANTON, PA -- Located in the heart of Scranton, Pennsylvania, Steamtown National Historic Site offers visitors an exciting look into one of the first rail lines built in the northeast. The park is built on the former site of the Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad, one of the earliest and most important rail lines in northeastern Pennsylvania.

Steamtown features a large collection of ...

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The SAT & ACT Help the World

In 2001, I was in 8th grade and looking toward high school. My local high school was decent, but I wanted the best education I could get, so I asked my parents to call local private high schools to ask them to send me profiles of their school. Graduates of Loyola Academy in Wilmette, IL had the highest average ACT scores compared to those from other local private schools, so I set my sights on ...

Say Goodbye to the SAT Subject Tests

College Board (the makers of the SAT, SAT subject tests, AP exams, etc) has announced that the SAT subject tests will be discontinued and there will be no administrations of them in the spring. This will have two significant effects on how students applying to top 50 colleges are evaluated (only roughly the top 50 colleges had still been using SAT subject test scores in ...

COVID19: Vitamin D and the Sunshine at the End of the Tunnel

As a pediatric orthopaedist, I regularly discuss bone health with my patients, expounding on the multitude of benefits of vitamin D supplementation. Vitamin D, the sunshine vitamin, is a cheap, easily available nutrient that impacts bone quality and is known to boost immunity, which is especially relevant as we try to stay healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic.

What is profoundly interesting is ...

Parking Deck Begins to Take Shape Alongside Somerville Train Station

March 5, 2021

SOMERVILLE, NJ - A parking deck for commuters and future residents of the NJ TRANSIT village under construction alongside the Raritan Valley line has begun to take shape adjacent to the Somerville train station.

The five-story deck will include more than 400 spaces; the structure will be hidden from view, surrounded by apartment buildings that will be built on the site.

Progress continues ...

Murphy Unveils $44.8 Billion Fiscal Year 2022 Budget

February 24, 2021

TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy delivered his annual budget address on Tuesday by outlining a Fiscal Year 2022 Budget (FY2022) that includes investments to help New Jersey emerge from the pandemic stronger, fairer, and more resilient.

The governor said that he was proud to unveil this budget, which makes a full pension payment for the first time in more than a quarter of a ...

St. James Men of Charity Hosts St. Patrick's / St. Joseph's Feast Day

March 1, 2021

St James Men of Charity is hosting a St Patrick’s / St Joseph’s Feast Day take out dinner fundraiser on March 20, 2021.

"To Go" St Patrick’s / St Joseph’s Feast Day Dinner will take place on Saturday, March 20, 2021.  We ask that all orders be placed by Thursday March 18th.  

Order Italian and Irish food favorites.  Meals Prepared by ...

Preview of the ACT Online

March 5, 2021

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