The Progress Ridgewood group Weitz, Willett and Brooks Event tonight at Park West

May 2,2016
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, The progress Ridgewood group has an ad in the paper saying those are the 3 that will be at the candidates forum at Park West Loft on May 2nd.

The Progress Ridgewood group is clearly the developer sponsored group .You can only go, if you signed the pledge, […]

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PSE&G Offers Electricity Safety Tips for Ridgewood Residents

May is National Electric Safety Month
May 2, 2016

Ridgewood NJ,  In the United States, on average 400 people die from electrocution and 4,400 are injured each year. Most of these deaths and injuries can be prevented. May is National Electric Safety Month and Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G), New Jersey’s largest utility, takes this […]

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Sat, May 21, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM – 10:30 PM
Location: Private Home, Ridgewood, NJ
Cost: $150 per person


– The Ridgewood YMCA will hold “Jazzfest in the Garden”, its annual fundraiser, on May 21, 2016 from 6:30-10:30pm hosted by Ridgewood […]

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Is Atlantic City about to make N.J. history by defaulting on debt?

The last time a New Jersey municipality defaulted on its debt, Franklin D. Roosevelt was president, the U.S. was in the middle of the Great Depression, and World War II was still about a year away. Brent Johnson, Read more

By |May 2nd, 2016|Trenton|1 Comment

New Jersey holding hearings to consider later school start times


State education officials this week will launch a series of hearings to discuss whether middle and high school students should start the school day later in the morning. Associated Press Read more

By |May 2nd, 2016|Ridgewood Schools|1 Comment

N.J. lawmakers clash over plan for public-sector pensions

Senate President Stephen Sweeney

Senate President Stephen Sweeney defended his proposal to constitutionally mandate billions of dollars in public-sector pension contributions on Friday from a Republican budget officer who argued that without union concessions New Jersey would go bust. Samantha Marcus, Read more

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Valleau Cemetery Crash Detoured Traffic for Hours in Ridgewood

photos courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook page

May 2,2016

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, The male driver and male passenger of a 1996 Toyota 4 Runner sustained non life threatening injuries in an early Sunday, 05/01, afternoon roll over crash in front of the Valleau Cemetery, 660 East Glen Avenue, Ridgewood. Ridgewood PD, FD, and EMS […]

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Ridgewood Parents Feel Ill Served by PARCC testing

May 2,2016
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ , Residents of school aged children are continuing to question concerned  a week of interrupted instruction because of the seemingly useless PARCC tests. 7 days of testing fro 8th graders to get a reading and a math score really? If our kids can take an SAT for […]

By |May 2nd, 2016|Ridgewood Schools|2 Comments

Readers say Time to Target the Targeters buy Boycotting businesses that Support the over development and Destruction of Ridgewood

Reader says ,Without the blog there is political retribution. Several residents have been TARGETED with tickets, summonses, investigations, and more because they spoke out at meetings or on facebook. On the blog you can speak your piece without fear of retaliation from Aronsohn-Pucciarelli-Hauck-Sonenfeld. Of course they try like hell to guess who the anonymous posters […]

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Ridgewood Residents : The public has a right to criticize the people who govern them

May 1 2016
Derek Schnure

I want to remark on a few comments in this group that imply that somebody is being defamed by the discussion on the candidates. I think that individual is trying have a chilling impact on the critical review of the council members vying for a seat in the village election next week.

Firstly, […]

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