Paramus rejects proposal to build a mutifamily housing development near New Bridge Medical Center

December 11,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Paramus NJ, on Thursday night Paramus officials rejected a proposal to build a mutifamily housing development near New Bridge Medical Center. The Paramus Zoning Board of Adjustment unanimously denied Highview Homes’ application to build a 35-unit development on a nearly 2-acre lot on Sorbello Road. The Red Bank-based applicant […]

By |December 11th, 2017|Bergen County|2 Comments

Satin Dolls club the fictional “Bada Bing” in the HBO television series “The Sopranos” licenses suspended Due to Alledged Mob Ties

December 8,2017

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Lodi NJ,  Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino and the Division of Alcohol Beverage Control have ordered the liquor licenses of two North Jersey “gentleman’s clubs” to be sold or transferred to a bona fide third party by January 3, 2018, because of alleged noncompliance with a previous Consent Order.
The […]

By |December 8th, 2017|Bergen County|4 Comments

Ho-Ho-Kus Police will undertake an enforcement campaign at the Glenwood Road grade crossing that targets unlawful truck traffic and drivers executing illegal U-turns

file photo by Boyd Loving

December 7,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood

Ridgewood NJ, UPDATE: Beginning January 1, 2018, Ho-Ho-Kus Police will undertake an enforcement campaign at the Glenwood Road grade crossing that targets unlawful truck traffic and drivers executing illegal U-turns. The enforcement campaign is expected to last six (6) months. After completion of the targeted enforcement […]

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PATERSON MAN CHARGED WITH IDENTITY THEFT AND RECORDS FRAUD

December 7,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Hackensack NJ, Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir S. Grewal announced the arrest of MOHAMAD KHALAIFEH (DOB: 8/13/1981; single; and unemployed) of 386 Getty Avenue, Apt 3, Paterson, New Jersey on Identity Theft and Tampering with Public Records charges. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by members of […]

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New Jersey Continues to Suffer from Brain Drain

December 7,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, New Jersey continues to suffer long term brain drain . Millennials it seems can’t get out of New Jersey fast enough. From 2000 to 2013, the number of 22-to-34-year-olds living in New Jersey fell by 2.3 percent, according to Census data, even while the number of people […]

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Ridgewood Police Assist Paramus Police with Hit and Run Crash in Paramus

photos courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook Page

December 6,2017

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Paramus NJ, Paramus Police took the adult male driver of a white Jeep Cherokee into custody in connection with a Tuesday evening, 12/05 hit and run crash that had reportedly taken place at the intersection of Paramus Road and West Midland Avenue, Paramus. […]

By |December 6th, 2017|Bergen County|1 Comment

Ceremony to Honor Mesingw at Split Rock Sweetwater Prayer Camp in Mahwah

December 5,2017
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Mahwah NJ, Join Split Rock Sweetwater Prayer Camp on Sunday, December 10th at 12pm for a ceremony to honor the completion of Mesingw masks in the Big House. In Kid Friendly Lenape tradition, Mesingw carries sacred medicine and is regarded as the protector of all the animals in the […]

By |December 5th, 2017|Bergen County|2 Comments

New Jersey Looks to Ban ” Drunk Droning “

December 5,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, drones have become a multi billion-dollar industry , the New Jersey Legislature is considering steps to criminalize some of the more troublesome uses of the gadgets. Sen. Paul Sarlo, D-Wood-Ridge, is sponsoring a bill that would make drunk drone flying illegal.

Under the Sarlo bill, operating a drone […]

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After 3 Home Burglaries in as Many Days Paramus Police Issue Crime Alert

file photo by Boyd Loving

December 5,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Paramus NJ, the Paramus Police have issued a CRIME ALERT: Over the past several days there have been 3 home burglaries in Paramus. The first one was in the Arbor Road / Parkway School area. The second one was in the Fairview Ave / Colorado […]

By |December 5th, 2017|Bergen County|5 Comments

OLD TAPPAN RESIDENT CHARGED WITH STALKING, INVASION OF PRIVACY, CYBER-HARASSMENT & CONTEMPT

December 5,2017

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Old Tappan NJ, Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir S. Grewal announced the arrest of DANIEL G. PFEIFFER (DOB: 6/13/89, single; and unemployed) of 12 Windsor Place, Old Tappan, New Jersey on charges of Stalking, Invasion of Privacy, Cyber-Harassment, and Contempt of a Stalking Restraining Order. The arrest is the result […]

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