State Senator Gerald Cardinale Says Governor’s Sanctuary State Plan Would Protect Accused Rapists

February 13,2018

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Ridgewood NJ, Senator Gerald Cardinale (R- Bergen and Passaic) said that the arrest of three sexual assault suspects in Bergen County shows the need for cooperation among local and federal law enforcement agencies.

“A woman was gang-raped by three men Bergen County, while ‘incapacitated and physically helpless.’ This makes me […]

By |February 13th, 2018|Bergen County|0 Comments

8 towns in Bergen County that lowered property taxes form 2016 to 2017

February 9,2018

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Ridgewood NJ, surprisingly there were actually 66 towns in NJ where property taxes actually went DOWN. According to NJ105 radio , while the Village of Ridgewood had a 2.80% property tax increase from 2016 to 2017.The were however 8 towns in Bergen County that lowered property taxes , none […]

By |February 9th, 2018|Bergen County|6 Comments

WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON

Ridgewood NJ, from the National Weather Service ..WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON…

* WHAT…Mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations of up to 2 inches, with localized amounts up to 5 inches across the
extreme northern portions of Fairfield and New Haven counties. Ice accumulations of up to one tenth of an […]

By |February 7th, 2018|village of ridgewood|4 Comments

TOP TEN WANTED FUGITIVE DAVEY SCOTT ARRESTED IN JAMAICA ,PENDING EXTRADITION TO BERGEN COUNTY

January 26,2018

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Franklin Lakes NJ, Acting Bergen County Prosecutor Dennis Calo announced the arrest of DAVEY SCOTT (DOB: 10/09/69, formerly of 253 South Clinton Street, East Orange, New Jersey currently residing in Kingston, Jamaica).

The arrest, which took place in Jamaica on Tuesday, January 23, 2018, is the result of an investigation […]

By |January 26th, 2018|Bergen County|0 Comments

Special Properties Real Estate Service, Appoints Darlene Bandazian as Vice President to Lead Regional Business Development

January 24,2018

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Ramsey NJ, Special Properties Real Estate Services has announced the affiliation of Darlene Bandazian as Vice President of Regional Business Development. In this role, Bandazian will oversee the growth of the organization’s locations in New Jersey, as well as participating in the process to identify new future locations for […]

By |January 24th, 2018|Bergen County|0 Comments

Bergen County has New Acting Prosecutor

January 20,2018

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Hackensack NJ , on January 17th Bergen County Superior Court Assignment Judge Bonnie Mizdol swore in Bergen County’s new Acting Prosecutor Dennis Calo. Prior to his appointment as Acting Prosecutor, Calo served as the First Assistant Prosecutor under Prosecutor Gurbir Grewal. Acting Prosecutor Calo spent the first 13 years […]

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County Sheriff Sued Over Contamination at the Bergen County Police Academy Gun Range

January 11,2018

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Mahwah NJ, the Bergen Record reports (https://www.northjersey.com/story/news/bergen/2018/01/10/suit-bergen-knew-gun-range-site-contaminated-squashed-probe/1016898001/ ) a lawsuit claims that not only did county officials know about the contamination at the Bergen County Police Academy gun range, but that they actively squashed an investigation into alleged crimes by those who led the dumping.

The law suit alleges the […]

By |January 11th, 2018|Bergen County|5 Comments

Frigid Weather has Resulted in an Increase in Water Main Breaks around the County

February 11,2018
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Ridgewood NJ, while Ridgewood Water has been upgrading the pipes in Ridgewood and the rest of its service area you may have noticed addition road work around the county by SUEZ Water North Jersey . According to Suez , “Two weeks of frigid weather has resulted in an increase […]

By |January 11th, 2018|Bergen County|0 Comments

Bergen County year-to-date number of lives lost to drug overdoses to 117

December 26,2017

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Hackensack NJ, Two police-deployed Narcan saves on 12/15 & 12/16 brought two overdose victims back to life. But two recent deaths have raised the year-to-date number of lives lost to drug overdoses to 117. This fight continues. Prosecutor Gurbir S. Grewal said , “Last year, hardly a day went […]

By |December 26th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments

Senate Passes Major Tax Reform Package Affecting Bergen County

December 2,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, last night Republicans pushed a nearly $1.5 trillion tax bill through the Senate after a burst of eleventh-hour horse trading, giving President Donald Trump one of his top priorities by Christmas.

Peter Ferrara, a senior fellow at the Heartland Institute, writes in The Daily Caller that 2017’s tax […]

By |December 2nd, 2017|2017|2 Comments