Reader says The fact that Ridgewood had no content-blind procedure in place prior to receiving the third party request to display their flag put us in a vulnerable condition that allowed for political mischief and sowed chaos

photo the correct “rainbow flag”, not the whites only one the flew at Van Neste Square 

The fact that Ridgewood had no content-blind procedure in place prior to receiving the third party request to display their flag put us in a vulnerable condition that allowed for political mischief and sowed chaos, both of which are goals […]

By |April 20th, 2018|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Reader says The whole NJ but especially Bergen County is the Fair Share Housing playground. They can play with our lives as they wish.

I am gutted that all my heroic efforts to buy a house in Ridgewood are heading to waste. Affordable housing is never affordable and in the end when landlords are incapable of filling their units they will ask the courts to change laws in favor of section 8 and that’s the end of the town […]

By |April 20th, 2018|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Reader asks with all that’s going on Did anyone wake Willett up today?

So harwin and rabbi move to Ridgewood barely two years ago, run for Vilage counci, lies all over her website, smear a much respected mayor,stalk another resident, smear the Catholic church, disrespect residents and is using the temple to campaign. Wow. Did anyone wake willett.up today?

By |April 19th, 2018|village of ridgewood|1 Comment

Poor Business Phone Manner Generates Harassment Complaint by Ridgewood Resident

April 19,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood Police report on April 10th, a North Maple Avenue resident reported he was harassed by a party over the phone after he contacted the business to discuss a scheduled appointment. The reporting party stated the manner in which the unidentified male spoke to him caused alarm […]

By |April 19th, 2018|village of ridgewood|2 Comments

Ridgewood Resident Reports Cyber Harrassment

April 19,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood Police report on April 16th, a North Murray Avenue resident responded to Ridgewood Police headquarters to report harassment in the past. The reporting party advised the accused sent approximately 50 emails in a two week period which were disturbing. The accused resides out of state and […]

By |April 19th, 2018|village of ridgewood|1 Comment

Ex Employee Causes Disturbance at Ridgewood Avenue Restaurant

file photo by Boyd Loving

April 19,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, according to the Ridgewood Police , Patrol units responded to an East Ridgewood Avenue business on April 14th for a dispute in progress. Upon arrival the business owner reported a recently terminated employee returned to the business on this date, caused a disturbance […]

By |April 19th, 2018|village of ridgewood|4 Comments

Reader says no need for grandstanding officeholders and third party petitioners to pollute Ridgewood’s political atmosphere with obscene virtue signaling at village council meetings.

file photo by Boyd Loving

The Village Attorney’s client is the Village, not any elected councilmember. Nobody on the council should look to the Village Attorney for political support. The advice needs to be detailed, accurate and COMPLETE. Why he didn’t ward the council off of a one-off up-or-down vote on allowing a single third-party group […]

By |April 19th, 2018|village of ridgewood|11 Comments

HUGIN: Menendez Voted Over 90 Times to Hike Taxes

file photo by Boyd Loving

“Senator Bob Menendez has never seen a tax he didn’t want to hike.”

April 19,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

UNION COUNTY NJ, Tax day is yet another reminder of the immense tax burden placed on hard-working New Jerseyans. For years, tax-and-spend politicians like Senator Bob Menendez have voted to increase taxes—including taxes […]

By |April 19th, 2018|village of ridgewood|2 Comments

Debunking the False conflict claims that Harwin and Willett supporters are making against the Mayor

April 19,2018

John Hersperger

Below, I’m reposting from the It Takes a Ridgewood Village page my book and verse take down off the false conflict claims that Harwin and Willett supporters are making against the Mayor. In this post, I was commenting on the false allegations made in The Record by a certain villager (whose name I’ve […]

By |April 19th, 2018|village of ridgewood|14 Comments

the fly Just when you thought politics in Ridgewood couldn’t any dirtier………….

It seem today a resident of Walthrey Ave who is helping on Mike and Susan campaign spotted a truck outside their home with a male taking picture of his house and campaign signs. When approached the truck left the scene. The resident recorded the license plate and made a police report. The resident then spotted […]

By |April 18th, 2018|village of ridgewood|22 Comments