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Auditions being held for Pro Arte Chorale

August 19,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog
Ridgewood NJ, Are you interested in adding your voice to Pro Arte Chorale?  Founded in 1964, the Pro Arte Chorale is one of the Northeast’s most prominent choral organizations, and is committed to enriching the lives of its members, its audience and the broader community by exploring many musical traditions in […]

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Arcadia Publishing & The History Press Presents “Ridgewood” the Book

“Ridgewood”

by M. Earl Smith with the Ridgewood Historical Society

Greetings from Ridgewood!

Given that Ridgewood lies within 20 miles of Lower Manhattan,it would be easy to dismiss this little town as another New York suburb. Settled by Johannes Van Emburgh in 1700, this slice of New Jersey was a pivotal safe haven for the founding fathers, such […]

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N.J. continues summer growth in employment

By Eric Strauss, August 18, 2017 at 1:25 PM

New Jersey’s private-sector employment grew by nearly 10,000 jobs in July, following a revised gain of nearly 15,000 jobs in June, the state Department of Labor and Workforce Development reported recently.

The report, based on data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, found that total nonfarm wage […]

By |August 19th, 2017|Bergen County|1 Comment

Reader asks I wonder if the participants are really against violence. My suspicion is that they very likely are Trump haters

candlelight vigil at Emmanuel Baptist Church photo by Boyd Loving

I wonder if the participants are really against violence. My suspicion is that they very likely are Trump haters which by supporting the extreme left in their mission to destroy Trump indirectly support violence. Would a vigil have taken place if someone from the other side […]

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Reader says Ridgewood Police Presence at Candle Light Vigil caused more tension

Ridgewood Police Chief Jacqueline Luthcke personally supervised all uniformed and plainclothes officers who were assigned to provide security at an “Anti Hatred/Anti Violence”

Chief of Police supervises the Police Department at the vigil?? What could possibly happen in a vigil with 50-100 people where all think alike?! Why dramatize a simple event and in the process […]

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Just which American Citizens will be the targeted ones to pay the reparations?

RE: Pro Cop Killer Joanne Chesimard Group Pays a Visit to Ridgewood

I am curious, Just which American Citizens will be the targeted ones to pay the reparations? Everone? Including them? Just those in the Southern States who did the enslavement? Just the ones the POP decides are the enslavers?  As a family member of emancipated […]

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Reader says Candle Light Vigil was nothing more than anti-Trump rally

A certain group put this out all over social media as an anti-TRUMP rally. Yep, They were trying to stir people up and it went all over the internet. Good the police were there. All it takes is one idiot who heard about the anti-Trump rally and decided to slam into the crowd. Do you […]

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No Issues with Village of Ridgewood IT

August 19,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, yesterday we reported the Village was having continued issues with computer trouble , the Mayor led off an email with “Apologies for this very late notice (computer issue) regarding tonight’s Village Council Special Public Meeting. The meeting is regarding the Ridgewood Water lawsuit and the hiring of […]

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Exclusive: Murphy Plans to Raise $1.3 Billion in Taxes

Tax hikes for millionaires, hedge fund managers, large corporations and pot smokers anchor Democrat’s plan.

Phil Murphy’s proposed tax increases would raise roughly $1.3 billion a year, his spokesman told Observer on Thursday, releasing for the first time a cost estimate of the Democratic gubernatorial nominee’s plans to pay for a multitude of campaign promises.

A separate […]

By |August 18th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

Glen Rock Police respond to chain reaction collision on Route 208

photos courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook Page

August 18,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Glen Rock NJ, Glen Rock Police responded to a four (4) vehicle, chain reaction collision on Route 208 northbound near Harristown Road on Thursday afternoon, 08/17. One (1) person was transported by a Glen Rock EMS ambulance to The Valley Hospital with non life […]

By |August 18th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments