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STUCK ON STUPID : N.J. Senate committee examining state’s economic recovery

MARCH 31, 2015, 12:55 PM    LAST UPDATED: TUESDAY, MARCH 31, 2015, 12:57 PM

BY DUSTIN RACIOPPI
STATE HOUSE BUREAU |
THE RECORD

State senators are looking for answers why New Jersey has become an economic island of the Northeast as the country continues to recover from the Great Recession.

On the second day of testimony by state leaders on […]

By |March 31st, 2015|Trenton|0 Comments

Despite deforestation, the world is getting greener – scientists

Despite deforestation, the world is getting greener – scientists

By By Alisa Tang | Reuters – 5 hours ago

BANGKOK – The world’s vegetation has expanded, adding nearly 4 billion tonnes of carbon to plants above ground in the decade since 2003, thanks to tree-planting in China, forest regrowth in former Soviet states and more lush savannas […]

By |March 31st, 2015|Climate Change|0 Comments

North Jersey home prices rise, still less than national average

MARCH 31, 2015, 11:49 AM    LAST UPDATED: TUESDAY, MARCH 31, 2015, 12:12 PM
BY KATHLEEN LYNN
STAFF WRITER |
THE RECORD

Home prices in the region ticked up 2.1 percent in the New York metropolitan area, including North Jersey, in the 12 months ended in January, the S&P/Case-Shiller home price index reported Tuesday. That was less than half […]

By |March 31st, 2015|Ridgewood Real estate|0 Comments

Ridgewood Chamber Spotlight: Yummy Tummy Meals

Ridgewood Chamber Spotlight: Yummy Tummy Meals

March 20, 2015    Last updated: Friday, March 20, 2015, 12:31 AM
By Gloria Geannette
MANAGING EDITOR |
The Ridgewood News

Bernice Dezelan’s three “guinea pigs” are her children — Anthony, 8, Sofia, 4, and Victoria, 20 months. They are the inspiration and main product testers for the delicious food her business, “Yummy Tummy […]

By |March 31st, 2015|Shop Ridgewood|0 Comments

Kings Food Markets : Easter & Passover Catering

Kings Food Markets : Easter & Passover Catering
March 30,2015

Ridgewood NJ, Kings Food Markets offers a full range of catering services tailored to fit each family’s needs – and this Easter and Passover is no different. To get you started with your menu, we’ve hand-selected the following dishes to serve:

Kings Easter Catering Menu

1.       […]

By |March 31st, 2015|FOOD|0 Comments

How Government-Imposed ‘Net Neutrality’ Is Recipe for Crony Capitalism

How Government-Imposed ‘Net Neutrality’ Is Recipe for Crony Capitalism
Alden Abbott / @AldenAbbott1 / March 30, 2015

The Federal Communications Commission’s Feb. 26 regulation imposing highly restrictive regulations on the Internet (“Open Internet Order”) threatens to undermine the vibrant economic growth and innovative consumer offerings that have characterized the largely unregulated Internet sector.

Unless and until the Open […]

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Readers think parking rates increase drives away even more business from CBD

Isn’t $80.00 a month a bit excessive? How much does a typical employee earn? Was that ever investigated or was $80.00 chosen because it sounded good?
It is bad enough that hourly parking rates have been doubled. Ridgewood may find that it’s parking problem is solved because people won’t pay those rates. (and an extra .35 […]

By |March 31st, 2015|Uncategorized|5 Comments

NJ construction employment on the rise

MARCH 31, 2015    LAST UPDATED: TUESDAY, MARCH 31, 2015, 1:21 AM
BY HUGH R. MORLEY
STAFF WRITER |
THE RECORD

* Multifamily housing, warehouse construction put 7,900 more on payrolls so far this year

The recovering New Jersey housing sector and a surge in warehouse projects has helped spark a dramatic increase in construction employment around the state, which […]

By |March 31st, 2015|Urbanization|3 Comments

Fairleigh Dickinson, Rutgers report cyberattacks

Fairleigh Dickinson, Rutgers report cyberattacks

March 30, 2015, 10:26 AM    Last updated: Monday, March 30, 2015, 2:38 PM
By HANNAN ADELY and STEFANIE DAZIO
Staff Writers |
The Record

A second New Jersey university has reported that it was the target of a weekend cyberattack that crippled Internet-based services — similar to the one that struck Rutgers University a […]

By |March 31st, 2015|hackers|0 Comments