Schepisi slams Murphy for cutting affordable housing funding

May 15,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Trenton NJ, Gov. Phil Murphy’s proposed budget would use nearly $80 million to help fund affordable housing projects to fill gaps in his spending plans. Assemblywoman Holly Schepisi is having none of it.
At the conference of mayors a couple weeks ago in Atlantic City, Schepisi spoke to dozens of […]

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Beware of Orange and Rockland Power Payment Scam on Facebook

May 13,2018

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Upper Saddle River NJ, had this passed on by the Upper Saddle River Police department .

A Message from Orange and Rockland Power ,


PEARL RIVER, NY May 8, 2018 — O&R warned its customers today about a new phony […]

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Ho Ho Kus Police Out Looking for “law abiding citizens”

May 12,2018

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Ho Ho Kus Nj, Get caught by the Ho-Ho-Kus Police Department !! If we catch you being a law abiding citizen, you will receive a card redeemable for one free scoop of Italian ice or one free cookie at the Ho-Ho-Kus Bakery. (Sponsored by Ho-Ho-Kus PBA Local# 353)

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Court Ordered over development Scam Facing Bergen County

May 8,2018

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River Vale NJ, Assemblywomen Holly Schepisi laid out the forced court ordered over development facing Bergen County :

This is what is happening all over the State of New Jersey. Over the past several weeks I have spoken with Mayors from all over the State who are begging for help.
I […]

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Glen Rock Police Department Issues a Scam Alert for a Chimney Repair/Sales/Inspection Company that is Calling Residents

Mat 7,2018

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Glen Rock NJ, Glen Rock Police Department issues a scam alert, saying “We were just notified that a chimney repair/sales/inspection company is calling residents which may be a scam. They are very aggressive and trying to give the impression that they are working for the Borough of Glen Rock […]

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May 5,2018

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Englewood NJ, Acting Bergen County Prosecutor Dennis Calo announced the arrests of OSCAR HOLGUIN (DOB: 8/3/1979; single; and employed as an entertainment promoter) and his girlfriend PAOLA AMADOR (DOB: 12/21/1988; single; and unemployed) of 3301 Riverview Avenue, Englewood, NJ on narcotics and related and child endangerment charges. Additionally, NATALIE […]

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Paramus Has First Bear Sighting this Season

May 1,2018

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Paramus NJ, yesterday was the first bear sighting of the season, we should expect to see more as bear populations increase. The bear made its initial appearance in Siranni Park, prompting police to caution residents to call 911 if they spot it. Officials claim the bear appears to be […]

By |May 1st, 2018|Bergen County|2 Comments

Local environment issue has become a matter of national urgency


April 30,2018

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Upper Saddle River NJ, Battle for Pleasant Brook continues and enters a second phase ,the Cleanup. This ”unimportant” to our local leaders environment issue has become a matter of national urgency.

Derek Michalski  , “It‘s up to us to make our officials accountable for their actions and if anybody […]

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Wyckoff Police Post Results of Distracted Driving Campaign

April 28,2018

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Wyckoff NJ, the Wyckoff Police Department recently completed the Distracted Driving Campaign and they were kind enough to post all the results for the time period.

Distracted driving is one of the fastest growing safety issues on the roads today. Distracted drivers aren’t just a threat to themselves: they’re a […]

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Victim Taken to The Valley Hospital following a two vehicle Crash, Friday afternoon on Goffle Road, in Hawthorne

photo courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook page

April 27,2018

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Hawthorne NJ, Hawthorne EMS transported one (1) victim to The Valley Hospital following a two (2) vehicle, Friday afternoon, 04/27, crash in front of 1050 Goffle Road, Hawthorne. The victim, an adult female, appeared to have sustained a non life threatening injury. Both […]

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