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Google Slapped With $2.7 Billion EU Fine Over Search Results

EU orders Google to treat rival comparison-shopping services equally in its search results

By
Natalia Drozdiak and

Sam Schechner
Updated June 27, 2017 8:11 a.m. ET

BRUSSELS—The European Union’s antitrust regulator on Tuesday fined Alphabet Inc.’sGOOGL -1.42% Google a record €2.42 billion ($2.71 billion) for favoring its own comparison-shopping service in search results and ordered the search giant to apply […]

By |June 27th, 2017|village of ridgewood|1 Comment

Support the Ridgewood Fourth of July Celebration by purchasing a 50/50 Raffle Ticket

June 27,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Please support the Ridgewood Fourth of July Celebration Inc. by purchasing a 50/50 Raffle Ticket from a participating vendor.

ONLY 600 TICKETS WILL BE SOLD. GRAND PRIZE OF $25,000.

All proceeds go to the Ridgewood Fourth of July Celebration.

Here are the vendors:

Backyard Living – 235 Franklin Avenue, Ridgewood
ConnectOne Bank […]

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Aronsohn Betrayal Complete; Saraceno Gets His Monster Apartment on Franklin

June 27,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ,Cornered by the deal former Mayor Paul Aronsohn cut with developers including resident John Saraceno, Monday night the village planning board had no legal choice but to approve Saraceno’s site application at the former Ken Smith Ford lot on Franklin. Now Saraceno will build a 66 unit, 5 […]

By |June 27th, 2017|village of ridgewood|12 Comments

Remember this? if you voted for the 3 Amigos. Well now suck it up.

Remember this? if you voted for the 3 Amigos. Well now suck it up.

RIDGEWOOD

Six candidates sought three open seats on the village council in Ridgewood. The results:

Paul Aronsohn — 2479
Russel R. Forenza — 817
Gwenn H. Hauck — 1727
Keith Killion — 1711
Albert J. Pucciarelli — 2078
Mary Jane Shinozuka — 1484

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Habernickel Park Aronsohns and Co. Financial Disaster

June 27,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, After reading the letter former Ridgewood Village Manager Roberta Sonenfeld sent to the Ridgewood news ,readers near Habernickel Park were furious.  Many thought she had some nerve complaining about new tax & added fees when she was one of the main people who put a FOR profit business […]

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Trump travel ban Reinstated by Supreme Court

June 27,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Washington DC, in a 9-0 decision the Supreme Court is allowing the Trump administration to go forward with its travel ban from six mostly Muslim countries, In a victory for President Donald Trump , the court said Monday that Trump’s ban on visitors from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria […]

By |June 27th, 2017|village of ridgewood|6 Comments

Reader asks Are we owed an explanation in the police blotter?

file photo by Boyd Loving

Are we owed an explanation in the police blotter? They report on shoplifting and underage drinking. At times they add the name of local residents for the enjoyment of the neighbors.

They should tell us what happened. Were the neighbors ever in danger? Are individuals in custody or are they still living […]

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Reader says if people don’t speak up, nothing is going to be done to stop the next round of over-development

Folks have tried to change the Aronson laws that were passed to allow these projects to go forward. The basic enabling law was repealed by the new council. Other attempts were made. But, frankly, due to a lack of backbone on the Council, the Aronson Apartment projects are going forward.

This council and planning board could […]

By |June 27th, 2017|village of ridgewood|3 Comments

Study: Arts in New Jersey mean business

By BCT Staff

The nonprofit arts and culture sector is a $519.8 million industry in New Jersey, supporting 14,342 full-time equivalent jobs and yielding $41 million in local and state government revenue, according to a recent study.

Arts & Economic Prosperity 5, the most comprehensive study of its kind ever conducted in the United States, was conducted […]

By |June 26th, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Ridgewood Village Council Special Public Meeting and Work Session

VILLAGE COUNCIL SPECIAL PUBLIC MEETING

JUNE 28, 2017

7:30 P.M.

1. Call to Order – Mayor

2. Statement of Compliance with the Open Public Meeting Act

MAYOR: “Adequate notice of this meeting has been provided

by a posting on the bulletin board in Village Hall,

by mail to the Ridgewood News, The Record, and by submission to all persons entitled to same […]

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