Theresa May launches Tory leadership bid with pledge to unite country

Home secretary vows to make sure Britain leaves EU, saying there must be no attempts to ‘remain through the back door’

Theresa May has launched her bid for the Conservative leadership, pledging that “Brexit means Brexit” and that there would be no general election before 2020.

The home secretary, who campaigned to remain in the EU, positioned […]

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Jerome Corsi in his book, Partners in Crime: The Clintons’ Scheme to Monetize the White House for Personal Profit

Slush funds to pay ‘personal consultant’ Huma Abedin, a $34,000 a night Caribbean holiday for daughter Chelsea and payoffs to silence Bill’s sex accusers – How Hillary has used donations to the Clinton Foundation as her ‘personal piggy bank’

Jerome Corsi claims in his book, Partners in Crime, that the Clinton Foundation is ‘a vast, criminal […]

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Gas tax vote postponed


Fill ‘er up – for now. The Senate isn’t expected to take any action on either of the proposed bills that would raise the state’s gasoline tax by 23 cents overnight. If legislators passed and Christie signed a gasoline tax bill on Thursday, gasoline that costs $2.06 per gallon would have cost $2.29 per gallon […]

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Retired Ridgewood Police Chief Ward offers Congratulations to New Chief Jacquie Luthcke

First I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate Jacquie Luthcke on her new role as Chief of the Ridgewood Police Department.
I would also like to thank every from our community and region who worked with me and our department over the past 35 plus years to help make Ridgewood a safe and wonderful […]

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Rep. Garrett to Chair Yellen: why does the Fed favor Wall Street over Main Street?

July 1,2016

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, In case you missed it, earlier this week Rep. Scott Garrett asked Fed Chair Janet Yellen why the Fed of pursues policies that help the rich at the expense of the poor. Garrett schooled Fed Chair Yellen on the damaging impact her policies have had on the […]

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New Village Council Takes the Helm Today in Ridgewood





JULY 1, 2016

12:00 NOON


1. Call to Order – Mayor

2. Statement of Compliance with the Open Public Meetings Act

3. Roll Call of Current Village Council – Village Clerk

4.   Flag Salute

5. Invocation – Father Ronald Rozniak – Our Lady of Mount Carmel RC Church

6.   Recording […]

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UPDATE: Mayor Aronsohn will be swearing Chief Luthcke in on Friday July 1st at 9:00 A.M. at BF Middle School

photo courtesy of Boyd Loving


Organizational Announcement

I am pleased and honored to announce that Captain Jacqueline Luthcke will be Ridgewood’s next Chief of Police and Ridgewood’s first woman Chief of Police effective July 1, 2016.  Captain Luthcke is eminently qualified to serve in this capacity.  She started her career with […]

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N.J. judge: Ridgewood has 90 days to clear way for Valley Hospital expansion


RIDGEWOOD — A state judge ruled Thursday that the Village Council has 90 days to adopt an ordinance putting into effect master plan changes that clear the way for a vast expansion by The Valley Hospital, or else the hospital may “move to enforce” her decision through a court-appointed special […]

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Councilwomen Gwenn Hauck takes the fall for Promoting Ridgewood Parking Deck Referendum


July 1 2016

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, What we asked for follows immediately below.  What we got is attached.

So Gwenn Hauck was behind this all (see invoice)?  I SERIOUSLY doubt it.  I guess they needed a fall guy for some reason.

4089 and 4091 total emails sent


During date range June 9, 2016 through and […]

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Rep. Scott Garrett: Financial CHOICE Act will help spur economic growth

by Congressmen Scott Garrett

Ridgewood NJ, THE MOST important financial decisions in life aren’t made in Wall Street board rooms or by bureaucrats in Washington — they’re made around kitchen tables. Around these tables families look at their bills, their savings, their job prospects and their personal finances and try to figure out how to get […]

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