Reader says beware of summer break ,the oldest trick in the book

photo by ArtChick

Watch out while the townsfolk are away at summer beach house timed town VOR TOWN PLANNING approval agenda items for the toxic decisions ..

In past administrations ..

They have positioned a lot of bad proposals onto those summer favors for
rescues referendums in July..of really bad stuff in the past..oldest trick in the book.
Tax increases […]

By |May 28th, 2017|village of ridgewood|1 Comment

Reader says Parking Lobby, only ones stand to gain financially and politically from having this garage built

It’s clear to me that this has absolutely nothing to do with the need or not for additional parking spaces. This is all about a group of people, call them the Parking Lobby, who stand to gain financially and politically from having this monstrosity built. The Parking Lobby consist of lawyers, developers, unions, and the […]

By |May 28th, 2017|village of ridgewood|5 Comments

The Ridgewood Guild Kicks off the 2017 “Music in the Night” Program

photo courtesy of the Ridgewood Guild Facebook

May 27,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, The Ridgewood Guild’s “Music in the Night” program. In its 7th season, “Music in the Night” began on Fri. May 28 and Artists prepare for The Ridgewood Guild’s 4th season of “Art in the Park.” This is a First Friday event in […]

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

Reader says You don’t build for peak use’s economics 101

We voted out the last Gang..perhaps those new folks have crossed the magic river of unreality .You don’t build for peak use times..economics 101.let these terrific business go bond it themselves. Once privately bonded grant them a 30 year ground leased at below market rates,.different story now?.Police don’t patrol think a rent a cop
will […]

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

Reader says A garage was never meant to be at that location until the Aronsohn crew began pounding it into our heads

I feel horribly sad that this stupidity was not put behind us as many believed would happen after the referendum. True, the referendum applied to a specific bond and a specific price, but as others point out here, we’re approaching that dollar figure anyway. HORRORS, especially at this moment in the village’s fiscal history. A […]

By |May 26th, 2017|village of ridgewood|10 Comments

Assemblywoman Holly Schepisi to Hold Town Hall on Court Forced Overdevelopment in Bergen County

May 25,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Paramus NJ, Under recent affordable housing rulings by the NJ Supreme Court, our communities are being forced to permit construction of up to  1.5 MILLION new units of unneeded housing in order to satisfy a fictitious population increase of 30 percent in the next 9 years.

Protect our State from […]

By |May 25th, 2017|Bergen County|1 Comment

Celebrate Fathers Day at the Pearl Restaurant with a Complementary Cigar

May 23,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Fathers Day is right around the corner! Celebrate this special day here at Pearl Restaurant! Nonna Carmela is planning a special menu with her homemade pasta and famous Italian recipes! All Fathers will Receive a Complementary Cigar on us! 06/18/2017 Make your Reservations Today! (201)857-5100

The Pearl Restaurant is […]

By |May 23rd, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Reader says Don’t Rock the Boat Ridgewood , Shut Up and Pay

I have absolutely no idea why you people don’t understand what goes on around here…connotating that just because their residents and they sit on the board this gives them the option of refusal is a joke. You really don’t get it do you? You can step up to the mic and blather all you like […]

By |May 19th, 2017|village of ridgewood|2 Comments

Ridgewood Restaurant hit by “Eat and Run ” diners

file photo by Boyd Loving

May 18,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, the Ridgewood Police report that on May 12, a business located on Chestnut Street reported a theft of services. The restaurant reported two males ordered and consumed about $60 worth of food and then left without making payment. The Ridgewood Detective bureau is […]

By |May 18th, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Ridgewood Planning Board holds off on Ken Smith Motors site vote

Mark Krulish , Staff Writer, @Mark_KrulishPublished 3:32 p.m. ET May 16, 2017 | Updated 18 hours ago

RIDGEWOOD — A vote on the application for a mixed-use development at the Ken Smith Motors site was postponed Tuesday evening as concerns about the potential impact on an already overburdened roadway in downtown Ridgewood.

By |May 18th, 2017|village of ridgewood|9 Comments