“Just Pups” Pet Stores and Owner Vincent LoSacco Agree to Permanently Stop Selling Animals in New Jersey and Pay $326,000 Fine

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July 27,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Paramus NJ,  Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino and the Division of Consumer Affairs today announced that pet shop owner Vincent LoSacco and his “Just Pups” Stores have agreed to permanently stop selling animals in New Jersey and pay $326,000 to settle allegations they misled customers about the health […]

By |July 27th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

Reader says its About Time Someone Fights this Mandated Over Development

THANK YOU Mr. Bramnick. I know chances are minimal that anything will come out of your effort but it is a nice feeling to know that someone really cares.

In the meantime read this article to learn more about this housing bullshit and how nice communities are being screwed up with no mercy. Of course I […]

By |July 26th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

Get ready for New Jersey’s own version of ‘Murphy’s Law’

By Dennis Malloy July 24, 2017 7:55 AM

It’s almost a forgone conclusion that Phil Murphy will be elected New Jersey’s next governor come this November. So prepare yourself for our version of “Murphy’s Law”.

“Any tax than can go up, will….and at the worst possible moment”.

Our current governor has a dismal approval rating of just below […]

By |July 26th, 2017|Bergen County|5 Comments

Republican Leader Jon Bramnick plans to urge an emergency vote blocking court-imposed high-density housing

July 25,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood  blog

Ridgewood NJ, Assemblywomen Holly Schepisi shared Assemblyman Jon Bramnick’s post. In a satement on Facebook Schepisi said , “We keep fighting the good fight. Thank you Leader Jon Bramnick for understanding the urgency of providing immediate legislative solutions to the threat of over development in our communities.”

Assemblyman Jon Bramnick […]

By |July 25th, 2017|Bergen County|10 Comments

Ridgewood Residents Raise Concerns Over Shabby Condition of Wild Duck Pond

July 24,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, the Saddle River County Park is a 577-acre linear park that meanders with the Saddle River and its tributary brooks. It consists of five park areas that are linked by a multi-use path, including circular paths around some ponds.

Multi-use pathway/Bicycle-Pedestrian Path: This bike and pedestrian path travels […]

By |July 24th, 2017|Bergen County|11 Comments

PSE&G Preparing for Sizzling Temperatures

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July 22,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, While PSE&G expects to have no trouble delivering additional power during the forecasted heat wave, we are closely monitoring weather conditions and have additional personnel scheduled to handle any power interruptions should they occur.  Our call centers will also have extra personnel on […]

By |July 22nd, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

Memorial Tree Dedicated To 9/11 Victim Mistakenly Cut Down In New Jersey

Editors note:  New Jersey in a Nutshell

July 20, 2017 6:40 PM
Filed Under: Huntington Park, Meg Baker, New Jersey

HARRINGTON PARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – Maintenance work mistakenly destroyed a memorial tree dedicated to a September 11th victim from Bergen County.

Now, the community wants to know how this could have happened.

Harrington Park has been getting a few upgrades, […]

By |July 21st, 2017|Bergen County|2 Comments

Downed Tree Limb takes out Power ,Internet and Phone Services in Hawthorne

July 20,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Hawthorne NJ, Hawthorne Police and Fire personnel responded to a downed tree limb in front of 124 Maitland Avenue, Hawthorne on Wednesday afternoon, 07/19. The fallen limb blocked the roadway and took out electric, internet/phone, and cable TV service to one (1) home on the street. Hawthorne DPW workers […]

By |July 20th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments



This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southern Connecticut,
northeast New Jersey and southeast New York.


The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection has issued an
Air Quality Action Day for the following counties…


in effect from […]

By |July 20th, 2017|Bergen County|2 Comments

Women’s March Celebrates N.J. cop killer’s birthday

July 19,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ,The Women’s March has been harshly criticized for wishing a happy birthday to a fugitive and terrorist Joanne Chesimard who was convicted in the shooting death of a New Jersey State Police trooper 44 years ago.

In a tweet that read “Happy birthday to the revolutionary #AssataShakur! above an […]

By |July 19th, 2017|Bergen County|26 Comments