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Things To Do Today: Aug. 15, 2012

Wednesdays through Aug. 29 • noon – Internal medicine physicians at the Multi-Specialty Practice of Westfield, 560 Springfield Ave., Suite 101, Westfield, will hold free weekly lunchtime chats to answer questions and discuss health issues. Info: 1-908-233-8571

8,500 Hope To Join State Police Force

SEA GIRT – Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa and Colonel Rick Fuentes today visited the State Police training academy during the Physical Qualification Test (PQT) to observe people in the current pool of applicants vie for a spot in the next academy classes. The Attorney General used the opportunity to discuss the encouraging diversity in the applicant pool.

OPINION: Rep. Ryan’s Budget Plan Is A “Path To The Poorhouse”

If Americans who are embracing Rep. Paul Ryan’s “Path to Prosperity” — and that now includes Mitt Romney — spent a few minutes reviewing a few recent research reports, they just might conclude that the Wisconsin Republican’s plan to reduce the deficit might better be renamed the “Path to the Poorhouse” because of what it would mean to the Medicare program and many senior citizens.