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Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash in Lodi Leaves Two Dead

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Lodi NJ, Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announces the following information:

At approximately 6:54 a.m. on June 29, 2019, the Lodi Police Department responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash in front of 481 Harrison Street in Lodi.  At the scene, officers observed a 2015 Dodge Charger against the front steps of 481 Harrison Street with front end damage.  They also observed a 2005 Toyota Corolla sideways on Harrison Street in front of the same address. 

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LODI MAN CHARGED WITH STALKING, IMPERSONATION, AND CYBER-HARASSMENT

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Lodi NJ, Acting Bergen County Prosecutor Dennis Calo announced the arrest of MATTHEW J. BOLGER, JR. (DOB: 12/20/1972; single; and self-employed as an insurance adjuster) of 11 Long Valley Road, Lodi, New Jersey on charges of Stalking, Impersonation, and Cyber-Harassment. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Robert Anzilotti and members of the Garfield Police Department under the direction of Chief Raymond Kovach.

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Ridgewood Public Library Activities for Kids

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Ridgewood NJ, features Children’s Highlights . Please bring RW Library Card to sign in.

WED-SAT, DEC 26-29  10:30AM | Drop-in Storytimes (All ages)
Sign in with Ridgewood Library/KidsCard on arrival. 

Children’s Movie Matinees, 2pm. No registration required.
WED, DEC 26  | Christopher Robin (2018; PG; 1h44m)
THURS, DEC 27  | Incredibles 2 (2018; PG; 1h58m)
FRI, DEC 28  | The Incredible Story of the Giant Pear (2017; NR; 1h19m)


MON, DEC 31  11:15AM | Countdown to Noon! (All ages)
Make your way around the world to welcome 2019. Sign in with Ridgewood Library/KidsCard on arrival. 

THURS, JAN 3  10:30AM | Musical Melodies (All ages)
Rock out to favorite kids’ songs with Chris Flynn, his guitar and trombone. Sign in with Ridgewood Library/KidsCard on arrival. 

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Ridgewood Symphony Orchestra to Perform Appalachian Spring and Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto

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Ridgewood NJ, Piano prodigy Drew Petersen will be featured with the Ridgewood Symphony Orchestra on Friday November 16th at 8:00 p.m., at the West Side Presbyterian Church in Ridgewood. An Oradell native, Drew most recently won the American Pianists Award following a rigorous 13-month competition. He is also a prizewinner in the Leeds International Piano Competition and has performed solo and concerto recitals in both Europe and the United States.

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Lodi Teacher Arrested For Sexual Relations With Student

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Lodi NJ, Acting Bergen County Prosecutor Dennis Calo announced the arrest of STEPHANIE A. CARAFA (DOB: 03/12/1986; single; employed as a school teacher) of Lodi, New Jersey on charges of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Contact and Endangering The Welfare Of A Child. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Robert Anzilotti and the Lodi Police Department under the direction of Chief Donald Scorzetti.

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Ars Musica Chorale presents Classical Splendor: works for chorus and orchestra by Mozart and Schubert, including Mozart’s Requiem and Magic Flute overture.

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Ridgewood NJ, Ars Musica Chorale begins its 53 rd season with Classical Splendor: works for chorus and orchestra by Mozart and Schubert, including Mozart’s Requiem. The
performance will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 10, 2018, at West Side Presbyterian Church, Ridgewood, New Jersey. The concert is given in memory of those lost
during World War I, which officially ended 100 years ago on November 11, 1918.

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Bergen County Historical Society: The Real Music of Alexander Hamilton A Fundraiser for Our New Museum

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River Edge NJ, A Concert of Period Music by Anne and Ridley Enslow in a Historic Landmark. Followed by a Reception of Wine and Chocolate Delicacies
Sunday Afternoon, October 28, 2018 at the Historic New Bridge Landing, River Edge .

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The Ridgewood Symphony Orchestra Launches its 79th Season on a High Note with New Conductor and Future Stars of Broadway

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Ridgewood NJ , The Ridgewood Symphony Orchestra (RSO) announced the first concert of its 79th season will present some of the most beloved music of Broadway, performed under the baton of its new artistic director and conductor Stephen Culbertson. The concert, featuring young musical theater professionals performing with the orchestra to present favorite Broadway melodies, will be held on October 20 at 8:00 pm at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, located at 155 Linwood Avenue, in Ridgewood, NJ.

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The Real Music of Alexander Hamilton: Wine & Chocolate with Anne and Ridley Enslow

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River Edge NJ , Join Bergen County Historical Society for this October 28th event, “The Real Music of Alexander Hamilton. Wine & Chocolate with Anne and Ridley Enslow. By reservation, more info & PayPal on our website.

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Open Auditions for Pro Arte Chorale

August 1,2018

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Ridgewood NJ, Pro Arte Chorale’s new music director, Bryan Zaros, is excited to audition new singers to join us for the 2018-2019 season. Pro Arte is a 50 member, volunteer chorus based in Northern NJ. Past concerts have included masterpieces composed by Mozart, Vaughn Williams, Handel as well as works of Rachmanioff and Bruckner. Pro Arte is a versatile group that has also performed full concerts of Opera highlights, Gilbert and Sullivan, Carmina Burana and favorite Broadway melodies. Our Summer Sing on August 27th is open to all singers and would be a convenient way to meet the Chorale and Bryan. Otherwise, auditions may be scheduled over the summer and in early September. Please contact our office 201-497-8400, info@proartechorale.org to set up your audition. For information on Pro Arte Chorale and the wonderful season ahead visit: www.proartechorale.org