The Women Gardeners of Ridgewood, New Jersey

May 25,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, The Women Gardeners of Ridgewood have been around since 1914 ,over 100 years . They are one of those low profile organizations that makes Ridgewood such a unique place .

At Wednesdays Village Council Meeting the ladies offered at their own expense to renovate a room at Habernickel Park […]

By |May 25th, 2017|village of ridgewood|8 Comments

Market for New Jersey Industrial Space Continues to Sizzle

Most of the big lease deals are for locations in central part of state

Keiko Morris
May 21, 2017 11:27 a.m. ET

New Jersey’s industrial market continued to show strong growth in the first quarter, as its vacancy rate reached its lowest level in nearly 17 years, according to a report from real estate services firm Transwestern.

By |May 22nd, 2017|Ridgewood Real estate|1 Comment

Rare wildflower blooms in only one place on Earth – New Jersey

USA TODAY NETWORKJames M. O’Neill, The (Bergen County, N.J.) Record

WOODLAND PARK, N.J. — Despite the large, heavy-duty waterproof boots he wore, Scott Sherwood stepped with a dancer’s delicacy through a mucky meadow, trying to avoid crushing the tiny yellow wildflowers blooming all around him.

After all, this flower grows only in this one location in New […]

By |May 13th, 2017|Bergen County|1 Comment

Airbnb rentals in New Jersey may be taxed by next year

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By Michael Symons May 10, 2017 5:33 PM

Home-sharing rentals may be taxed in New Jersey beginning next year, under a bill with the blessing of Airbnb that took another step through the Legislature on Wednesday.

The bill would impose the same sales and lodging taxes that hotels and motels already collect. In […]

By |May 11th, 2017|Ridgewood Real estate|2 Comments

Why there’s a chance N.J. licenses won’t work as ID at airports this fall

By Larry Higgs | NJ Advance Media for
on May 10, 2017 at 9:39 AM, updated May 10, 2017 at 11:37 AM

New Jersey may not make an October deadline to have state driver’s licenses conform to stricter security requirements to meet the federal Real ID act.

The state may need a “short extension” past October to […]

By |May 11th, 2017|Bergen County|2 Comments

Attorney General Announces Two New Initiatives to Fight Corruption, Including Reward Program Offering $25,000 for Tips From Public

May 10,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

TRENTON NJ, Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino today announced two new initiatives to fight public corruption, including a reward program offering up to $25,000 for tips from the public, as well as a program that offers lower-level defendants in a corruption scheme the potential to avoid prosecution if they […]

By |May 10th, 2017|Trenton|3 Comments

Many parts of New Jersey face stressed drinking water supplies

James M. O’Neill , NorthJerseyPublished 1:42 p.m. ET May 8, 2017 | Updated 18 hours ago

Residents in parts of New Jersey use tens of millions of gallons more water a day than their watersheds can safely supply – and other areas of the state could soon be in similar stress according to a state report.

Demand […]

By |May 9th, 2017|Bergen County|3 Comments

Booker for president? Most N.J. voters say no, poll finds

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By Brent Johnson | NJ Advance Media for
on May 03, 2017 at 1:54 PM, updated May 03, 2017 at 4:09 PM

TRENTON — More than half of New Jersey voters are happy to have Cory Booker in the U.S. Senate — but nearly the same percentage doesn’t want to see him […]

By |May 4th, 2017|Bergen County|8 Comments

‘SNL’ Alum Joe Piscopo Believes He Can Replace Chris Christie in New Jersey

7:30 AM PDT 4/18/2017 by Seth Abramovitch

Known for his impressions of Frank Sinatra and David Letterman, the conservative radio host plans to enter the gubernatorial race in November.

First came Al Franken. Will Joe Piscopo be the nextSNL alum to join the political fray?

The witty wiseguy — famed for impressions of Frank Sinatra and David Letterman […]

By |April 19th, 2017|NJ Governors race|3 Comments

New Jersey Makes the Top 10 of States with Highest Tax Burden

file photo by Boyd Loving

April 14th 2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, with Tax Day fast approaching and Republicans planning the first major overhaul of the U.S. tax code in three decades, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its 2017 Tax Burden by State report.

In order to determine which states tax their residents most […]

By |April 14th, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments