CDC: “Leaves of three, Let it be!”

Photos courtesy of U.S. Department of Agriculture

June 19,2018

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Ridgewood NJ, its that time of the year again for all gardeners when you may find a little poison ivy growing in your garden , So we posted from the CDC away to identify these poisonous plants.

POISONOUS PLANTS (lead photo)

Plant Identification
The old saying […]

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Ridgewood Water reminds us that lawn watering is a HUGE contributor to summer water consumption

June 19,2018

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Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood Water reminds us that lawn watering is a HUGE contributor to summer water consumption. You can help conserve water and save money by installing a dripline system or a “smart controller” on your existing automatic irrigation system or even for your hose.

When it comes to a […]

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CDC: Tips for Preventing Heat-Related Illness

June 19,2018

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Ridgewood NJ, the CDC offers some helpful tip to deal with the heat in the summer.

Stay Cool
Wear Appropriate Clothing: Choose lightweight, light-colored, loose-fitting clothing.
Stay Cool Indoors: Stay in an air-conditioned place as much as possible. If your home does not have air conditioning, go to the shopping mall or […]

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Overcoming the Hand You Were Dealt: One Woman’s Awe-Inspiring Story Of Tragedy To Triumph

June 18,2018

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Raleigh NC, Deja’ was dealt a losing hand, and no one would have blamed her for simply accepting her fate. Her father died before she was born, and her mother chose drug addiction over her daughter. With loneliness consuming her, Deja’ could have folded. Should have folded. But instead, […]

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The Alzheimer’s Association Shares Six Tips for Approaching Conversations about Alzheimer’s Symptoms During Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month in June

file photo by Boyd Loving Ridgewood PD in search for Alzheimer patient

June 18,2018

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Ridgewood NJ, June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month, and the Alzheimer’s Association together with advocates in the early stages of the disease are encouraging families to talk about memory and cognition concerns sooner. These advocates know first-hand that […]

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Ridgewood Parks & Recreation Fly Fishing Basics Class for middle school students

photos courtesy of Ridgewood Parks & Recreation

Junes 18,2018

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Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood Parks & Recreation , the Fly Fishing Basics Class for middle school students ended with an afternoon in the water! After setting up the rods and reels and tying on their own flies, they took to the brook! Wading through running […]

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Ridgewood Art Institute : Call For Artists: Members’ Summer Invitational Show

June 17,2018

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Ridgewood NJ, All members over the age of 18 whose dues are current are eligible to submit up to 2 works for exhibition. If dues are not current, we may accept membership payment along with your work. Artwork must be of a traditional manner, framed (frame not to exceed 40 […]

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Congratulations to the Women Gardeners’ of Ridgewood!

photo courtesy of Ridgewood Parks & Recreation

June 18,2018

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Ridgewood NJ, The Garden Club of New Jersey awarded the Women Gardeners’ of Ridgewood for their work with the Green Kids program, sponsored by the Parks and Recreation Department. The children, with the help of the Women Gardener’s of Ridgewood, created a large […]

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Welcome to the New Maple Field in Ridgewood

photo courtesy of Ridgewood Parks & Recreation

June 18,2018

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Ridgewood NJ, A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held on Friday afternoon for the new Maple Turf Field! Village Council, Village Management, Director of Parks and Recreation, Assistant Superintendent of Parks, representatives from the Fields Committee, PRC Board and sports groups were there to join […]

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Reader says I too am a voracious reader and believe that a library is all about books books books.

I too am a voracious reader and believe that a library is all about books books books.

But Nancy Greene is a brilliant director, fulling the needs of many different kinds of library patrons. Hence the library having in addition to books many programs, many discussion groups, many different types of resources.

Although I am personally disappointed […]

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