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Old Bridge Blood Drive; East Orange Family Support Jobs

Sources: CentralJersey.com Saint Thomas the Apostle Church, in cooperation with the Knights of Columbus Council 4815, will hold a summer blood drive from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Aug. 4 in the parish auditorium, 333 Route 18, Old Bridge. Donors must be ages 16-75, weigh at least 110...
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Mets’ Pitcher Noah Syndergaard contracts Hand, Foot and Mouth disease

Sources: North Jersey.com; Centers For Disease Control New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard will be placed on the disabled list after contracting hand, foot and mouth disease. The Mets are hopeful he will only miss one start, and Corey Oswalt is slated to start in...
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Featured Video: CranioFacial Awareness

Cleft/CranioFacial Differences: ccaKids.org · Cleft Palate/CranioFacial Assn. Syndromes · N.J. Resources · N.J. Specialists · Donate A craniofacial disorder refers to an abnormality of the face and/or head. Craniofacial differences can result from...
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Study: Attending a concert once every two weeks can add nine years to your life

Source: Consequence of Sound Concerts can be daunting as you get older, what with late start times, a slew of opening acts, and the prospect of standing next to tall, sweaty people for several hours. A new study, however, claims that the effort’s worth it. Conducted by behavioral...
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North Brunswick: Gracie’s House provides love, empowerment for women who need healing

Source: CentralJersey.com At age 12, Antonia Montalvo was given drugs by a family member who struggled with substance abuse; that person would leave her in New Brunswick while seeking a high. She went to Rutgers Preparatory School, but lived a “double life,” hanging around drug...
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Bridgewater Animal Rescuer Exposed To Rabies

Source: CentralJersey.com When Bridgewater resident Patricia Guest stumbled upon an unresponsive raccoon in her back yard, she didn’t hesitate to jump into action: “I own a pet-sitting business and I work in rescue. I’ve been around animals my whole life; it’s my...
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