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Support the Ridgewood Fourth of July Celebration by purchasing a 50/50 Raffle Ticket

June 27,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Please support the Ridgewood Fourth of July Celebration Inc. by purchasing a 50/50 Raffle Ticket from a participating vendor.

ONLY 600 TICKETS WILL BE SOLD. GRAND PRIZE OF $25,000.

All proceeds go to the Ridgewood Fourth of July Celebration.

Here are the vendors:

Backyard Living – 235 Franklin Avenue, Ridgewood
ConnectOne Bank […]

By |June 27th, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Aronsohn Betrayal Complete; Saraceno Gets His Monster Apartment on Franklin

June 27,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ,Cornered by the deal former Mayor Paul Aronsohn cut with developers including resident John Saraceno, Monday night the village planning board had no legal choice but to approve Saraceno’s site application at the former Ken Smith Ford lot on Franklin. Now Saraceno will build a 66 unit, 5 […]

By |June 27th, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Remember this? if you voted for the 3 Amigos. Well now suck it up.

Remember this? if you voted for the 3 Amigos. Well now suck it up.

RIDGEWOOD

Six candidates sought three open seats on the village council in Ridgewood. The results:

Paul Aronsohn — 2479
Russel R. Forenza — 817
Gwenn H. Hauck — 1727
Keith Killion — 1711
Albert J. Pucciarelli — 2078
Mary Jane Shinozuka — 1484

By |June 27th, 2017|village of ridgewood|1 Comment

Habernickel Park Aronsohns and Co. Financial Disaster

June 27,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, After reading the letter former Ridgewood Village Manager Roberta Sonenfeld sent to the Ridgewood news ,readers near Habernickel Park were furious.  Many thought she had some nerve complaining about new tax & added fees when she was one of the main people who put a FOR profit business […]

By |June 27th, 2017|village of ridgewood|2 Comments

Trump travel ban Reinstated by Supreme Court

June 27,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Washington DC, in a 9-0 decision the Supreme Court is allowing the Trump administration to go forward with its travel ban from six mostly Muslim countries, In a victory for President Donald Trump , the court said Monday that Trump’s ban on visitors from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria […]

By |June 27th, 2017|village of ridgewood|5 Comments

Reader asks Are we owed an explanation in the police blotter?

file photo by Boyd Loving

Are we owed an explanation in the police blotter? They report on shoplifting and underage drinking. At times they add the name of local residents for the enjoyment of the neighbors.

They should tell us what happened. Were the neighbors ever in danger? Are individuals in custody or are they still living […]

By |June 27th, 2017|village of ridgewood|4 Comments

Reader says if people don’t speak up, nothing is going to be done to stop the next round of over-development

Folks have tried to change the Aronson laws that were passed to allow these projects to go forward. The basic enabling law was repealed by the new council. Other attempts were made. But, frankly, due to a lack of backbone on the Council, the Aronson Apartment projects are going forward.

This council and planning board could […]

By |June 27th, 2017|village of ridgewood|1 Comment

How the U.S. can win the digital future

June 22,2017
By AJIT PAI

This week, the White House is hosting a series of meetings between leaders of our economy’s technology sector and administration officials. Dubbed “Tech Week,” these events provide a forum to focus on a critical question: What public sector policies will best spur private sector innovation?

Getting the answer right is vital for our […]

By |June 26th, 2017|2017|0 Comments

How to live to 100: Secrets of the world’s healthiest village revealed

THEY say a little of what you fancy does you good. But it seems the old adage may be wrong when it comes to living a long and healthy life – unless it’s in strict moderation.

By SARAH WESTCOTT
PUBLISHED: 00:01, Mon, Jun 26, 2017 | UPDATED: 08:02, Mon, Jun 26, 2017

A doctor has revealed the secrets […]

By |June 26th, 2017|FOOD|0 Comments

Recent college grads are leaving N.J. in record numbers. Here’s why

Updated on June 25, 2017 at 11:25 AMPosted on June 25, 2017 at 11:23 AM

BY JOSEPH ATMONAVAGE

NJ Advance Media for NJ.com

EDGEWATER — The bed is on an elevated bunk. Below the bed is a desk, dressed with items from college: clothes, books and accessories. The floor is barely visible beneath a slew of still-stuffed bags […]

By |June 26th, 2017|Bergen County|1 Comment