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Presidents Day Our Favorite Presidents : Zachary Taylor

Presidents Day Our Favorite Presidents : Zachary Taylor

Zachary Taylor, a general and national hero in the United States Army from the time of the Mexican-American War and the the War of 1812, was later elected the 12th President of the United States, serving from March 1849 until his death in July 1850.

Northerners and Southerners disputed […]

By |February 19th, 2018|American History|0 Comments

Presidents Day Our Favorite Presidents Calvin Coolidge

Presidents Day Our Favorite Presidents Calvin Coolidge

As America’s 30th President (1923-1929), Coolidge demonstrated his determination to preserve the old moral and economic precepts of frugality amid the material prosperity which many Americans were enjoying during the 1920s era.

At 2:30 on the morning of August 3, 1923, while visiting in Vermont, Calvin Coolidge received word that […]

By |February 19th, 2018|American History|3 Comments

Presidents Day Our Favorite Presidents : George Washington

Presidents Day Our Favorite Presidents : George Washington

On April 30, 1789, George Washington, standing on the balcony of Federal Hall on Wall Street in New York, took his oath of office as the first President of the United States.

On April 30, 1789, George Washington, standing on the balcony of Federal Hall on Wall Street in […]

By |February 19th, 2018|American History|2 Comments

Presidents Day Our Favorite Presidents : Ronald Reagan

 

Presidents Day Our Favorite Presidents : Ronald Reagan

Ronald Reagan, originally an American actor and politician, became the 40th President of the United States serving from 1981-1989. His term saw a restoration of prosperity at home, with the goal of achieving ‘peace through strength’ abroad.

At the end of his two terms in office, Ronald Reagan viewed […]

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Presidents Day Our Favorite Presidents :Abraham Lincoln

Presidents Day Our Favorite Presidents :Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln became the United States’ 16th President in 1861, issuing the Emancipation Proclamation that declared forever free those slaves within the Confederacy in 1863.

Lincoln warned the South in his Inaugural Address: “In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow countrymen, and not in mine, is the momentous issue of civil […]

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So what exactly did the Zabriskie-Schedler House in Ridgewood actually look like?

February 19,2018

by John Paquin

Ridgewood NJ, So what exactly did the Zabriskie-Schedler House actually look like? Like this! Thought that might help the discussion. And best part is it’s all still right there. This is from a photo taken yesterday. the early and mid-20th C. additions have been stripped away — porches, dormer etc., to reveal […]

By |February 19th, 2018|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Fox News Host Comments on How To Stop Mass Shootings Without Gutting the 2nd Amendment

February 19,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Fox News host Greg Gutfeld made some concrete suggestions as to stemming the tide of school shootings.

Greg Gutfeld Show (@GregGutfeldShow) February 18, 2018

His points include:
Harden soft targets with security and training. Gutfeld notes that this is already being done by a wide swatch of business, entertainment, and […]

By |February 19th, 2018|2018|1 Comment

The Zabriskie-Schedler House is a text-book example of the inspiration behind one of the most enduring American Vernacular Architectural styles, born right here in Bergen County — The Dutch Colonial

February 19,2018

John Paquin

Ridgewood NJ,Separated at Birth? Well, actually, yeah. The Zabriskie-Schedler House is a text-book example of the inspiration behind one of the most enduring American Vernacular Architectural styles, born right here in Bergen County — The Dutch Colonial. An example that needs to be preserved so we can tell this story and all the […]

By |February 19th, 2018|village of ridgewood|3 Comments

Mahwah Township School District Fails to Inform Parents of ongoing investigation of threat “to shoot up” Ramapo Ridge Middle School

Notification from: Mahwah Township School District

Dear Mahwah Families and Faculty,
The Mahwah School District is committed to the safety and education of all of our students. Essential to this is a commitment to communication with parents about potential safety issues.
​For this reason, I want to make you aware of related facts surrounding an ongoing investigation […]

By |February 19th, 2018|Bergen County|0 Comments