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Professional Golfer and Ridgewood High School Alum Debbie O’Connell kicked off her new book Golf Positive! Live Positive!

June 28,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Professional Golfer and Ridgewood High School Alum Debbie O’Connell kicked off her new book Golf Positive! Live Positive! at in Ridgewood on Monday night .

Her book launch started Monday night featuring a book signing at Bookends in Ridgewood. Today my launch on Amazon offers Golf Positive! Live […]

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6 TIPS TO KEEP YOUR HOUSE SAFE FROM BREAK-INS DURING SUMMER TRAVEL

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June 28,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, The highest percentage of home burglaries happen during the summer months.According to Ooma (www.ooma.com)—a leading DIY home phone and security company—there are 6 basic inexpensive steps homeowners can take to deter and react to break-ins.

**6 TIPS TO KEEP YOUR HOUSE SAFE FROM BREAK-INS DURING SUMMER TRAVEL**

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Thirty-year-old lawsuit forces Ridgewood approval for Ken Smith development

Nicholas Katzban , Staff Writer, @NicholasKatzban7:03 p.m. ET June 27, 2017

RIDGEWOOD — The Planning Board approved an application Monday night to build a five-story mixed-use development on the former site of Ken Smith Motors. Though board members and residents alike shared concerns regarding the project’s effects on the village’s downtown, a more than 30-year-old legal […]

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Another tax climate survey shows dismal results for New Jersey

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By Vince Calio, June 27, 2017 at 1:19 PM

Yet another business survey has found that New Jersey has one of the worst tax climates for small businesses, but those numbers may not be telling the whole story.

The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council’s Small Business Tax Index 2017 ranked all 50 states […]

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RIDGEWOOD ADOPT-A-TREE APPLICATIONS DUE BY JUNE 30TH 2017

Adopt-a-Tree Applications

Due by June 30th, 2017

Ridgewood NJ,  The Ridgewood Shade Tree Commission is offering village residents an opportunity to improve the beauty and value of their properties with its Adopt-a-Tree program. Property owners have until June 30th to submit an application to have a tree planted in the median (village owned property) in front of […]

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Reader says No report of this activity is very likely on purpose for a valid reason

I wish I knew as well, but we have to trust the police – many of whom if not most – live in town, with their kids, so you can believe they have our best interests at heart. No report of this activity is very likely on purpose for a valid reason. It may be […]

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Rollover Crash at the Intersection of Kenilworth and Laurel Roads in Ridgewood

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June 28,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood Police, Fire, and EMS units, along with several Glen Rock Police officers, responded to aid the five (5) victims of a Tuesday afternoon, 06/27, rollover crash at the intersection of Kenilworth and Laurel Roads in Ridgewood. Two (2) adults and […]

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Support the Ridgewood Fourth of July Celebration by purchasing a 50/50 Raffle Ticket

June 27,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Please support the Ridgewood Fourth of July Celebration Inc. by purchasing a 50/50 Raffle Ticket from a participating vendor.

ONLY 600 TICKETS WILL BE SOLD. GRAND PRIZE OF $25,000.

All proceeds go to the Ridgewood Fourth of July Celebration.

Here are the vendors:

Backyard Living – 235 Franklin Avenue, Ridgewood
ConnectOne Bank […]

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Aronsohn Betrayal Complete; Saraceno Gets His Monster Apartment on Franklin

June 27,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ,Cornered by the deal former Mayor Paul Aronsohn cut with developers including resident John Saraceno, Monday night the village planning board had no legal choice but to approve Saraceno’s site application at the former Ken Smith Ford lot on Franklin. Now Saraceno will build a 66 unit, 5 […]

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Remember this? if you voted for the 3 Amigos. Well now suck it up.

Remember this? if you voted for the 3 Amigos. Well now suck it up.

RIDGEWOOD

Six candidates sought three open seats on the village council in Ridgewood. The results:

Paul Aronsohn — 2479
Russel R. Forenza — 817
Gwenn H. Hauck — 1727
Keith Killion — 1711
Albert J. Pucciarelli — 2078
Mary Jane Shinozuka — 1484

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