Reader Laments I think it is too late for NJ to recover and our house will be on the market very soon

I think it is too late for NJ to recover and our house will be on the market very soon. NJ offers a lot to people who have good paying jobs but the high taxes just don’t make sense unless you are using the public school system. The debt burden is out of control and […]

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

2018 Bergen County Historic Preservation Awards : The Dedicated Life honoring Ridgewood’s Isabella Altano, recipient 2018 Preservation Leadership Award, posthumously

May 17,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, 2018 Bergen County Historic Preservation Awards – The Dedicated Life honoring Isabella Altano, recipient 2018 Preservation Leadership Award, posthumously. Isabella worked tirelessly to save the historic Zabriskie-Schedler Jersey Dutch framed house.

“Isabella Cirilli Altano, 63, Ridgewood, New Jersey. Born in Molfetta, Italy, she came to America in 1969 […]

By |May 18th, 2018|village of ridgewood|5 Comments

Reader says We are really very lucky that free speech is prevailing here. Don’t take it for granted

Early (Dec. 2016) detection, and accurate characterization, on this blog, of the early stages of Voigt’s politically-motivated demonization of Knudsen and Sedon prepared Ridgewood for what was to come during this past campaign. Subequent exposure by this blog of the coordinated plans and behavior of Voigt, the three amigos (plus Sonnenfeld), Vagianos, and the others […]

By |May 18th, 2018|village of ridgewood|3 Comments

Ridgewood Free Dog Rabies Clinic & Micro Chipping – May 23rd

May 18,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, The Village of Ridgewood Health Department would like to remind residents that 2018 dog license renewals are due during the month of June. A $20 late fee will be charged for all renewals received after June 30, 2018.
The Ridgewood FREE dog rabies clinic and micro chipping event […]

By |May 18th, 2018|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Reader says No–not Harwin and not a special election.

If a council member does not complete his or her four-year term, the four remaining council members may appoint someone to take his or her place. Then, at the next regularly scheduled village council election, the appointed person may run or not.
This is very unusual but it happened only 8 years ago when Annie Zusy […]

By |May 18th, 2018|village of ridgewood|6 Comments

Cars Become a Major Casualty of Storm in Ridgewood

photo courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook page

may 17,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, A Subaru parked on Katherine Road in Ridgewood was a casualty of Tuesday afternoon’s wind and rain storm. A PSE&G trouble shooter had disconnected power to this area moments before these photos were taken.

Ridgewood Police Department ,”There are numerous locations in […]

By |May 17th, 2018|village of ridgewood|1 Comment

Ridgewood Police take driver into custody for suspected DUI

photos courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook page

May 17,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood Police took the adult female driver of a red colored, 4-door, Ford Fusion into custody for suspected DUI after a Maltbie Avenue, Ridgewood resident called 911 to report a vehicle had driven into his driveway and struck his unoccupied/parked car […]

By |May 17th, 2018|village of ridgewood|2 Comments

The Ridgewood Touch a Truck event scheduled for today 5/17/18 at Van Neste Square Park has been cancelled

file photo by Boyd Loving

May 17,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, according to the Ridgewood police department ,the Touch a Truck event scheduled for today 5/17/18 at Van Neste Square Park has been cancelled to do inclement weather. There is no rain date at this time.

The Touch a Truck event was scheduled to take place […]

By |May 17th, 2018|village of ridgewood|3 Comments

New Jersey Appellate Court ruling: No residency requirement for OPRA

May 16, 2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, An Appellate Court ruled today that the right to request records under the state’s Open Public Records Act (OPRA) is not limited to New Jersey residents. The ruling upheld a lower court opinion in Burlington County and reversed lower courts in Cape May and Atlantic Counties. […]

By |May 17th, 2018|village of ridgewood|11 Comments

Tractor Trailer Stuck on the Glenwood Road

photos courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook page

May 17,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ho Ho Kus NJ, Numerous summonses were issued to the driver and registered owner of a tractor trailer that got stuck on the Glenwood Road, Ridgewood hill leading up from the Ho-Ho-Kus train station on Wednesday afternoon, 05/16. Police officers from Ho-Ho-Kus Police, […]

By |May 17th, 2018|village of ridgewood|10 Comments