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

Wyckoff Superintendent of Schools Speaks on the Parkland School Shooting

Dear Parents of Wyckoff Families,
The shooting and killing of innocent people, especially children in Parkland, Florida, Sandy Hook, Connecticut, or anywhere else, should shake us to our core and make our hearts break. On most mornings in Wyckoff, New Jersey, as we go off to school or work, we anticipate that we will be reunited […]

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

Paramus Rescue Squad used the “Jaws of Life” to Free Accident Victim

February 19,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Paramus NJ,  Members of the Paramus Rescue Squad used the “Jaws of Life” to free a trapped occupant from a Toyota Corolla that was involved in a two (2) vehicle collision at the intersection of Forest and Oradell Avenues, Paramus on Sunday afternoon, 02/18. The victim, who appeared to […]

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

Lonegan Advocates ‘Prayer To The Classroom’, to stop school shootings

February 18,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, GOP Candidate (CD5)  Steve Lonegan is advocating returning  ‘Prayer To The Classroom’, to stop school shootings.  Lonegan says , “Prayer in school is the answer to gun violence.” Lonegan went on “It’s just so disturbing that society has deteriorated to this point morally that we are confronted with […]

By |February 18th, 2018|Bergen County|2 Comments

Ho Ho Kus Library hosts , “How to Respond to an Active Shooter Incident”

February 18,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ho Ho Kus NJ, the Ho Ho Kus Library will be hosting a , “How to Respond to an Active Shooter Incident” , presented by Ho-Ho-Kus’ emergency services.  This event will discuss strategies you can use if you ever find yourself in this unfortunate situation. Registration is required, and […]

By |February 18th, 2018|Bergen County|0 Comments

Requirements in order to own or operate a gun within the state of New Jersey

February 18,2018

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Rivervale NJ, since so many in the media are so woefully ignorant on New Jersey gun laws , Assemblywomen Holly Schepisi gave us the run down on what the rules actually are .

In a Facebook post the Assemblywomen explains , “As I know it is a huge discussion and […]

By |February 18th, 2018|Bergen County|2 Comments

Passaic County HazMat Called into Hawthorne Apartment Building

photos courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook page

February 18,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Hawthorne NJ, Hawthorne Police, Fire, EMS and Passaic County HazMat responded to multiple 911 reports of a irritating chemical odor inside of an apartment building located at 55 Westervelt Avenue, Hawthorne on Saturday morning, 02/17. The odor was traced to a contractor’s use […]

By |February 18th, 2018|Bergen County|0 Comments

AHEAD OF THE PACK

February 17,2018

By Stanley A. Kober, KC2ZXB

Stanley A. Kober, KC2ZXB([email protected]), Historic Ho-Ho-Kus Researcher, A.L.I.C.E. Certified Trainer, Former Borough of Ho-Ho-Kus CERT Program Manager (T-T-T) , Former CERT/Bergen County R.A.C.E.S. Deputy Liaison Officer

Ho Ho Kus NJ, Every organization whether for profit or not for profit, professional, religious, veterans, law enforcement, historical, military, municipal, emergency
services, amateur radio operations, […]

By |February 17th, 2018|Bergen County|3 Comments

Paramus Road Crash female driver sustained non life threatening injuries

photos courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook page

February 17,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Paramus NJ, Paramus Police and EMS personnel responded to a two (2) vehicle collision at the intersection of Paramus Road and West Midland Avenue on Friday morning, 02/16. The adult female driver of a white SUV involved in the crash sustained non life […]

By |February 17th, 2018|Bergen County|2 Comments

Glen Rock Police : No matter where we live, no one has the luxury of saying “this is a quiet town and nothing like happens here”.

A MESSAGE FROM THE GRPD

February 17,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Glen Rock NJ, the Glen Rock Police commented o their Facebook page , “The members of the Glen Rock Police Department extend their deepest sympathies to the community of Parkland Florida. Unfortunately, as we have seen time and time again, schools, religious facilities, shopping malls, […]

By |February 17th, 2018|Bergen County|5 Comments