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Ridgewood One of Eight School Districts in NJ Ranked in the top 70 nationally in School Athletics

By Matthew Stanmyre | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com
on May 26, 2015 11:20 AM

School districts from Summit, West Essex Regional and Southern Regional — districts with well-established reputations for athletic excellence at the high school level — have been ranked the best in New Jersey and among the most highly rated in the nation, according […]

By |May 29th, 2015|Ridgewood Schools|0 Comments

RIDGEWOOD WATER : DECLARATION OF WATER USE RESTRICTIONS

In accordance with the Codes of the Village of Ridgewood, the Boroughs of Glen Rock and Midland Park, and the Township of Wyckoff, Stage I water restrictions in Ridgewood, Glen Rock, Midland Park, and Wyckoff, New Jersey are in effect beginning June 1, 2015 and ending August 31, 2015.

Residents, businesses, governmental agencies, and all other […]

By |May 29th, 2015|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Ridgewood formally adopts $47 million budget with $7.1 million in unfunded liabilities

MAY 28, 2015    LAST UPDATED: THURSDAY, MAY 28, 2015, 3:53 PM
BY MARK KRULISH
STAFF WRITER |
THE RIDGEWOOD NEWS

The local budget season came to an end in Ridgewood with the formal adoption of a $47 million spending plan on Wednesday night.

The budget, which was passed by a 3-2 vote, is primarily funded by a $33 million […]

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‘Swatting’ hoax puts Ridgewood’s George Washington Middle School on lockdown

MAY 28, 2015, 11:52 AM    LAST UPDATED: THURSDAY, MAY 28, 2015, 12:55 PM
BY CHRIS HARRIS
STAFF WRITER |
THE RECORD

RIDGEWOOD — George Washington Middle School was temporarily on lockdown Thursday morning after a prank phone threat village police are investigating as a “swatting” incident.

The call to the school on Ridgewood’s Washington Place was received by school […]

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Meteorologic : The Age Of Weather Disinformation

I have been a professional meteorologist for 36 years. Since my debut on television in 1979, I have been an eyewitness to the many changes in technology, society, and how we communicate. I am one who embraces change, and celebrates the higher quality of life we enjoy now thanks to this progress.

But, at the same […]

By |May 29th, 2015|Climate Change|0 Comments

Christie abandons Common Core: “it’s simply not working”

Posted by admin On May 28, 2015 1 Comment

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog

No more than mere weeks away from an anticipated presidential campaign launch, Governor Chris Christie’s long retreat from Common Core just reached the next level Thursday afternoon during remarks on New Jersey academic standards at the Burlington County College’s Geraldine […]

By |May 29th, 2015|education reform|0 Comments

Westwood mayor’s race: Republican Wanner denies being behind Dem primary “coup” against Birkner

photo Former Republican Westwood Mayor Thomas Wanner

WESTWOOD  NJ– Former Republican Westwood Mayor Thomas Wanner denied assertions made by Democratic incumbent Mayor John Birkner Jr. that the mayor’s rival in the June 2Democratic primary was a “puppet” of Wanner, with the former GOP mayor stating that he has had only an advisory role for Birkner’s opponent. […]

By |May 28th, 2015|Bergen County|0 Comments

BCRO Chairman Yudin backs incumbent, not candidate with literary lineage, in Rutherford GOP mayoral primary

facebook photo of Mayor Joe DeSalvo

RUTHERFORD – The contested Republican mayoral primary in Rutherford offers voters in the Bergen County borough an interesting choice.

Incumbent Mayor Joe DeSalvo, 47, an electrician by trade, a council member since 2009 and mayor since 2012, is facing off on June 2 for the GOP nomination against attorney Daphne Williams-Fox, […]

By |May 28th, 2015|Bergen County|1 Comment

Ridgewood Chamber of Commerce Postpones Taste of Ridgewood and dedicates Annual Car Show to the Memory of those who died on 9/11

May 28,2015
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood Chamber of Commerce has announced that Taste of Ridgewood has been postponed  this year and that the Chamber is planning  a big event for 2016 . Updates will be forth coming .

The Chamber also announced that this years Ridgewood Chamber of Commerce Annual Car Show is […]

By |May 28th, 2015|village of ridgewood|3 Comments

FIORINA: ‘TITLES ARE JUST TITLES,’ HILLARY’S ‘TRACK RECORD’ IS ME COLLAPSE AND THE RUSSIAN RESET

by IAN HANCHETT

27 May 2015395

Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina argued that “titles are just titles” and Hillary Clinton’s “track record” includes the collapse of the Middle East and the failed Russian reset on Wednesday’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports” on MSNBC.

Fiorina said, “I come from a world where titles are just titles, and talk is just talk. […]

By |May 28th, 2015|2016|6 Comments