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Ridgewood Residents Raise Concerns Over Shabby Condition of Wild Duck Pond

July 24,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, the Saddle River County Park is a 577-acre linear park that meanders with the Saddle River and its tributary brooks. It consists of five park areas that are linked by a multi-use path, including circular paths around some ponds.

Multi-use pathway/Bicycle-Pedestrian Path: This bike and pedestrian path travels […]

By |July 24th, 2017|Bergen County|10 Comments

2017-2018 Meeting Schedule of the Ridgewood Planning Board

MEETINGS ARE HELD THE FIRST AND THIRD TUESDAYS OF THE MONTH,
UNLESS NOTED OTHERWISE

DATE TYPE OF MEETING LOCATION TIME___

Village Hall Court Room
131 North Maple Avenue
Ridgewood, NJ 07450

July 18, 2016 Reorganization & Village Hall Court Room 7:30 p.m.
Regular Meeting
August 1, 2017 Regular Meeting Village Hall Court Room 7:30 p.m.
August 15, 2017 Regular Meeting Village Hall Court Room […]

By |July 24th, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Reader says New Water Company Manager has no Experience with Water Companies

file photo by Boyd Loving

People what is going on, this new manager may be great where he came from. But all the respect like the other post said, what experienced does he have in the water department. If not this is getting very very dirty, why don’t you hire someone from a water company. How […]

By |July 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|10 Comments

Christie Signs Bill Requiring NJ Schools to Allow Transgender Kids to Use the bathroom they “gender identity” with

July 24,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Transgender students at New Jersey’s public schools were given new layers of protection under a bill that Gov. Chris Christie signed into law Friday.

The legislation know as (S3067/A4652), takes effect immediately and requires the state education commissioner to draft specific guidelines to help schools like Ridgewood address […]

By |July 24th, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|5 Comments

Flash Flood Watch Till 11am in Ridgewood

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Flood Watch
National Weather Service New York NY
353 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

…Flash flooding possible this morning…

…FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS
MORNING…

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of northeast New Jersey and southeast New York,
including the following areas, in northeast New Jersey,
Eastern Bergen, Eastern Essex, […]

By |July 24th, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|0 Comments

Lead in Water Detected in 47 Bergen school districts including Ridgewood

July 24,2017

the staff of the Rmidgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Lead has been detected in more than half of the water fountains and sinks in 47 school districts in Bergen County, including Ridgewood according to a new report by Environment New Jersey an environmental advocacy group.

In April the Ridgewood blog reported on the test results in the […]

By |July 24th, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|4 Comments

Senator Bob Gordon (D-38) Out of Touch on Transit Issues

July 24,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, amazingly with what seems like a daily occurrence of commuter disasters Democrat Senator Bob Gordon shockingly declares NJ Transit ‘working pretty well’ ?

Senator Bob Gordon (D-38) is running for reelection this year is also serving as chairman of the N.J. Senate committee responsible for overseeing public transportation […]

By |July 24th, 2017|commuters|4 Comments

Ridgewood YWCA Offers Mini-Dance Sessions

Let’s keep moving this summer and Dance!

July 23,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, YWCA provides quality dance instruction in a fun, relaxed and supportive environment. Our goal is to instill a lifelong affinity for movement and fitness, while teaching basic to advanced dance skills and techniques.
YWCA provides quality dance instruction in a fun, relaxed […]

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

Professor: Students Are Becoming Moral Nihilists

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Are well-meaning teachers unintentionally producing moral nihilism in their students?

Richard Cocks

One thing I’ve learned in my years of teaching in the U.S. is that many young Americans are moral relativists. As students in elementary and secondary schools, they were taught that there is no moral fact of the matter. Thus, when […]

By |July 23rd, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|2 Comments

Reader says the Real-estate figures are 100% wrong and worse yet, don’t tell the complete picture

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Your figures are 100% wrong and worse yet, don’t tell the complete picture. There are currently 94 homes for sale in Ridgewood, not 200. There are over 7,400 homes in Ridgewood, so 94 is hardly significant. You fail to point out that median home prices have gone up in Ridgewood more […]

By |July 23rd, 2017|village of ridgewood|8 Comments