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Academic Multiple Paths-International Education Services and Consulting

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Have you written your 10 resolutions for 2016? If so, why not try 11 resolutions this year and add finding the right college fit to your list? No list written yet? Then why not start with completing a college application as one of your academic career goals for 2016. There are a multitude of academic paths available to you, so do not limit your search to institutions and campuses that you are already familiar with or have heard about from a friend. Instead, think globally, think of yourself, your aspirations ...

For the House You Call Home

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New Jersey Properties is proud to announce the appointment of Chris Brown to President of the 21-office real estate brokerage headquartered in Somerset, New Jersey. Previously serving as Executive Vice President and General Sales Manager, Brown is a member of the company’s ownership team along with Bill Keleher, Seymour and Nancy Litwin, and Steve Janett. Keleher, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, made the announcement at the company’s monthly management team meeting in November. “Since ...

Health News You Can Use

A little bit of alcohol, 1-2 drinks a day, may reduce the risk of stroke caused by a clot, but more than that increases the risk of stroke from both a clot and hemorrhage. These finding were published last week in BMC Medicine.    Summary: https://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_162213.html Journal Article: http://bmcmedicine.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12916-016-0721-4 Use this news With the holiday season upon us, the results of this study should be sobering – pun intended. Alcohol consumption is one of ...

Lost in Suburbia®

One day as I was looking around a high-end cosmetics store for a new lipstick, a “beauty expert” approached me and said that I was so stunning I should forget the lipstick, and get a lip plumper instead. At first I wondered why I needed a lip plumper if I was already so stunning. But then I thought, “Now here is someone wearing a badge that says, ‘beauty expert,’ so if she thinks a lip plumper is the one thing that will make me a model of facial perfection, I’m all for it.”   In her defense, ...

Meadowbrook Camp Corner

Recently, the owners of Meadowbrook Country Day Camp, Dan Milman and George Stein, took part in a fun Question and Answer session. Below are the questions and their responses. To learn more about Milman, Stein and Meadowbrook, click here to read a recent article that ran on TApinto.net.   WHEN YOU HEAR THE WORD CAMP, WHAT VISUAL COMES TO MIND? George: A six lb. marshmallow. Dan: That “camp smell,” bonfires, sunshine and children laughing and playing all day long.     HOW DID YOU GET ...

Rising Music Stars from Andy's Family Music

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Andy’s Family Music Center of Livingston is proud to highlight 11-year-old Alex Weiss, a fifth grader at Collins Elementary School with an aptitude for drums. Alex studies drums at Andy’s under the instruction of Joe Vitello. He says hid favorite band is Fall Out Boy and that his dad is his number one musical influence. Check him out in the video above showcasing his talents in a Led Zeppelin Tribute. Andy’s rock band and jazz band kids are performing their first concert of the year ...

What's New in Sports Health

A concussion traditionally occurs due to a force to the head or neck during a sporting activity. There are a group of symptoms that can be associated with a concussion and players, coaches and families should be aware of them.  If experienced or witnessed, then the athlete should be removed from play.  The most common early symptoms include: 1. Headache 2. Amnesia ( to the events around the time of the injury) 3. Dizziness or inability to walk a straight line, wobbly 4. "Blank Stare". Confusion, not knowing ...

Your Family Matters

Who remembers real, live, face-to-face communication? All right, it’s a bit dramatic. But the fact is that we have become used to relating to others without the benefit of our senses – sight, hearing and touch – and our relationships could be richer and more fulfilling with them. Today’s tip is “Look into my eyes”. You will never have as much direct, honest and sincere communication as when you gaze into someone’s eyes. Take a look. It is said that the eyes are the window to the soul.

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