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Reader says FAC Presentation on Hudson Garage was well-intentioned, was a waste of time

As someone who is on the fence about the garage to begin with – the FAC presentation did nothing to convince me this is what the town needs. How can the council and residents get an accurate idea of the financial impact of the garage if the numbers are not even accurate for the current […]

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

the Fly …always a buzz about parking in Ridgewood

….the fly has noticed that with every new suggestion for parking changes there is a concerted push to undermine the Mayors efforts .Who could believe that here in “turf town” that people suddenly are concerned with an empty strip of grass at the Ridgewood Train Station. Mind you years of neglect didn’t seem to make […]

By |March 26th, 2017|village of ridgewood|11 Comments

Ridgewood Parking :The fact is everyone is going to have to give something

March 25,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, During Wednesday evening’s Village Council Work Session, Village Engineer Christopher Rutishauser was asked to ascertain the feasibility of adding approximately 40 additional parking spaces at the Ridgewood train station.  Mayor Susan Knudsen suggested that additional parking spaces might be added by removing the large, grass & tree […]

By |March 25th, 2017|village of ridgewood|16 Comments

Ridgewood FAC Garage Report Misses the Mark

March 24,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, at the Village Council meeting the Financial Advisory Committee seemed to be caught with”alternative facts” .

The FAC presented a report still talking about a 350-space garage, which is no longer on the table. This sunk their entire report and made it’s over zealous estimates flawed from the […]

By |March 24th, 2017|village of ridgewood|4 Comments

More parking planned at Ridgewood train station and at Wilsey Square

March 24,2017
Boyd A. Loving

Ridgewood NJ, During Wednesday evening’s Village Council Work Session, Village Engineer Christopher Rutishauser was asked to ascertain the feasibility of adding approximately 40 additional parking spaces at the Ridgewood train station.  Mayor Susan Knudsen suggested that additional parking spaces might be added by removing the large, grass & tree covered center island […]

By |March 24th, 2017|village of ridgewood|31 Comments

The Ridgewood Police Department is looking to hire a Part Time parking Enforcement Officer

March 22,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, The Ridgewood Police Department is looking to hire a Part Time parking Enforcement Officer. The Part-Time position is up to 20-hours a week with pay starting at $17.19 per hour. Applications are available at the Police Department. Send resume, cover letter and application to Chief Jacqueline Luthcke, […]

By |March 22nd, 2017|village of ridgewood|4 Comments

Davidoff 702 Dinner With Roots Steakhouse & Tobacco Shop of Ridgewood

March 20,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood Nj, Roots Steakhouse & Tobacco Shop of Ridgewood will host a “Davidoff 702 Dinner” on March 28th at 6pm at the Davidoff Lounge and then 7pm at Roots Steak House .

Tickets are $125 and you will receive at 3 coarse meal and 2 Davidoff 702 cigars . Tickets […]

By |March 20th, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

“How to Empower Your Mind” with Bhante Sujatha

Thursday, March 23 at 6:45 PM – 9 PM
Namaste Organic Spa
30 Franklin Ave, Ridgewood, New Jersey 07450

Guess who’s back!

Ridgewood NJ , Namaste Organic Spa is very excited to have Bhante Sujatha .

Rumi says “what you seek is seeking you”… perhaps it’s true. The evidence of the power of our minds is undeniable.. The ancient texts […]

By |March 19th, 2017|village of ridgewood|1 Comment

The “roach” approach: Developers swarming over emerging neighborhoods

From Queens to Fort Lee, developers are targeting “affordable” price points: panelists

By E.B. Solomont | March 15, 2017 03:00PM

What’s a New York developer to do when renters are priced out of neighborhoods? Turn to emerging areas in Queens, the Bronx, New Jersey, Westchester and Long Island.

“We’re like cockroaches, we try to figure out what’s needed […]

By |March 18th, 2017|Ridgewood Real estate|0 Comments

Readers fear the Hudson Garage will be new blight magnet for Ridgewood

file photo by Boyd Loving

garage fiasco tax ahead , shedded space for drug dealers off the trains..police don’t leave their suvs today you think they will blink an eye to patrol any new parking garage..not a chance..will be the new blight magnet for closed retail stores folks..there will be crappy rental car stations and other […]

By |March 13th, 2017|village of ridgewood|10 Comments