Small Business Saturday Coming November 25th

photo by ArtChick

November 18,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, ‘Tis the season to Shop Small®! On main streets across America, small businesses are getting ready to welcome customers on Small Business Saturday, celebrated this year on November 25th. Results from the 2017 Small Business Saturday Consumer Insights Survey, released today by the National Federation […]

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Ridgewood’s Farmers’ Market-last couple of weekends left

November 12,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Farm to table is at the Ridgewood Farmers Market only two more weekends to get your orders in…
I am giving the jams as Christmas gifts…just got my order of 25 different flavors…fresh mozzarella for the family…have to make the apple pie from the fresh apple farmer…
vegetables galore…always […]

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Priscilla Presley will be appearing at Bookends in Ridgewood on Thursday, November 16

November 12,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Priscilla Presley will be appearing at Bookends in Ridgewood on Thursday, November 16, @ 6:00pm
She is the Actress & Former Wife of Elvis Presley, Priscilla Presley, will sign her new book: Love Me Tender

Appearing authors will only autograph books purchased at Bookends and must have valid Bookends […]

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How can Trees Thrive, not just Survive,in an Urban Environment: Constructing Proper Downtown Street Tree Wells

November 6,2017
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Ridgewood NJ,  The Ridgewood Shade Tree Commission is excited to welcome Andrew Hillman to the Ridgewood Public Library on Wednesday, November 8th at 7pm.

Mr. Hillman will discuss the importance of designing and planning for proper street tree pit wells. All too often, trees are planted in undersized tree pits […]

By |November 6th, 2017|village of ridgewood|4 Comments

Reader says Ridgewood DOES NOT NEED A GARAGE

This may be a great way to make money (or even “to fund a garage”), but it does not address the reality that Ridgewood DOES NOT NEED A GARAGE, especially this particular garage in this particular location.

Also, it would seem that this solution (while great for private investments) involves Ridgewood selling public property to private […]

By |November 6th, 2017|village of ridgewood|1 Comment

Reader Feels the Village of Ridgewood is Anti-Business

As of Ridgewood regimen for 40 years I’m so embarrassed that this business owner received a summons for such nonsense. If this business owner summons is not thrown out by the village attorney prosecutor and judge mayor and council manager Building department zoning department then that will be a shit storm like I never seen […]

By |November 5th, 2017|village of ridgewood|4 Comments

How to fund the parking garage in Ridgewood ?

November 5,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, So here’s a possible solution brought to our attention by a regular reader ;to funding the proposed parking garage in Ridgewood. Ridgewood  Real-estate agents pay careful attention .Construct the garage either partially or entirely as a condominium. That is, offer the parking spaces for sale to individuals, […]

By |November 5th, 2017|village of ridgewood|11 Comments

Betsy the Sheep has a court date with the Village of Ridgewood

November 4,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, “Well once again it is about Betsy our Sheep. We have been summoned to court on November 9th @4:30pm by the town of Ridgewood because we had Betsy on the sidewalk in front of our store. The town deems her unsafe. It’s not like she is running around […]

By |November 4th, 2017|village of ridgewood|14 Comments

Reader not a fan of public street parking used for Valet service in Ridgewood

file photo by Boyd Loving

I live in a neighboring town and often come to Ridgewood for dinner and shopping. The parking is always a problem but we never really mind walking a little further to get to the restaurant or store we are going to as it gives us a chance to window shop and […]

By |November 3rd, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Reader says Glen Rock has Free Parking Because “Glen Rock is a Great Town “

Re: “How is it that Glen Rock has free on-street parking and free parking for 3 hours in the shoppers’ parking lot, while Ridgewood now wants to increase the price of parking yet again?”
Because Glen Rock is a great town.

By |November 2nd, 2017|village of ridgewood|6 Comments