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Wisniewski Blasts Murphy for Not Paying Canvassers $15 Per Hour

photo Phil Murphy

By Alyana Alfaro • 05/23/17 5:44pm

John Wisniewski. Kevin B. Sanders for Observer

Democratic gubernatorial front-runner Phil Murphy wants to raise New Jersey’s minimum wage to $15 an hour, but his canvassers are working for $12.50, Assemblyman John Wisniewski said Tuesday, rolling out a new line of attack as the June 6 primary nears.

Wisniewski, a […]

By |May 24th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

Christie, Cuomo plot out transit plans as ‘summer of hell’ looms

file photo by ArtChick

By DANA RUBINSTEIN and RYAN HUTCHINS

05/23/2017 05:41 PM EDT

As New York and New Jersey residents continue to grapple with the region’s ailing mass transit system, Governors Andrew Cuomo and Chris Christie on Tuesday stood before reporters on opposite sides of the Hudson River and, in dueling press conferences, explained how they planned […]

By |May 24th, 2017|commuters|0 Comments

Raising a Digital Addict in Ridgewood

May 24,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Digital addict is used to refer to a person who compulsively uses digital technology, which would manifest as another form of addiction if that technology was not as easily accessible to them.

Ridgewood NJ, Since it’s hard to deny that digital addictions are real, the next step is working out […]

By |May 24th, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Village of Ridgewood Boards and Committees How Many is too Many ?

May 24,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, it does seem like a lot of boards and committees for such a small town . Perhaps there is some overlap or perhaps there are some committees that have out lived their usefulness ? Do they represent special interests or residents ?
How many personal fiefdoms have been […]

By |May 24th, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Ridgewood Water Suit Goes On and On and On

May 24,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, since 2010 ,the class action, brought by the three municipalities on behalf of ratepayers, alleges that Ridgewood Water owes $14 million in past overcharges and claims the Village of Ridgewood improperly applied water company revenues to other areas in its municipal budget.

The three municipalities Glen Rock, Midland […]

By |May 24th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

13th Annual Wiffle For Cancer Tournament

photo courtesy of The Nick Currey Fund

Benefiting the Nick Currey Fund for Ewing Sarcoma Research

Sunday, June 11th, 2017
12:00 Noon (Check-in begins at 11:30am)
Ridgewood High School

Ridgewood NJ, For 12 years running, proceeds from the tournament have benefited the Nick Currey Fund for Ewing Sarcoma Research.

The Thirteenth Annual Wiffle® for Cancer Tournament will be held rain or […]

By |May 24th, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Glen Rock Follows Ridgewood lead in Stage II restrictions

May 24,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Are the Stage II restrictions applied to the other towns or not? The notice first says the Stage II restrictions have been in effect since 2016 applying to all towns, then it says they hope the other towns follow suit. Which is it?? I think Ridgewood is […]

By |May 24th, 2017|village of ridgewood|3 Comments

WOW a new level of depravity has been reached , the Hill blames the victim in Anthony Weiner sexting/child porn charges in an attempt to push the conspiracy narrative against Hillary Clinton

 

Report: Girl in Weiner sexting case lied to damage Clinton

BY MALLORY SHELBOURNE – 05/22/17 08:37 AM EDT 2,669

The teenage girl who had exchanged sexually explicit text messages with former Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) lied about her age and political motivations to harm Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, according to a report by the investigative news […]

By |May 23rd, 2017|2017|2 Comments

Ridgewood issues Proclamation to Ridgewood Emergency Services for EMS Week

May 23,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, On Wednesday May 10th, the Ridgewood Mayor and Council issued a Proclamation to the Ridgewood Emergency Services for EMS Week, May 21st-27th. Ridgewood Emergency Services volunteers provide service to the residents and visitors of the Village of Ridgewood every minute of every day. For the 1st quarter […]

By |May 23rd, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Ridgewood Man Admits Robbery Of New Jersey Bar, Carjacking, And Violent Kidnapping Of Taxi Driver

file photo by Boyd Loving

May 23,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

RidgewoodNJ,  A Ridgewood, New Jersey, man today admitted participating in the December 2015 robbery of a North Jersey bar and the violent carjacking and kidnapping that took place shortly afterwards, Acting U.S. Attorney William E. Fitzpatrick announced.

Wilbur Jonathon Barahona, 21, of Ridgewood, New Jersey, pleaded […]

By |May 23rd, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments