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Ridgewood Resident Collecting Holiday Donations for Elderly Residents of Bergen Regional

Hi Ridgewood,
I’m helping with a Holiday event at Bergen Regional hospital. Many (sadly most) of the elderly residents have no family and very few comforts. I’m collecting items to bring to make life a little better.

I spoke to the manager, we could really use these items for residents, male and female, ages 60-90:
NEW:
Socks
Underware
Bras (many female […]

By |November 27th, 2016|Bergen County|0 Comments

Ridgewood resident to run half-marathon in dad’s memory

PHOTO COURTESY OF JOSEPH PALOMBO
 

BY DIANA OLIVEIRA
STAFF WRITER |
THE RIDGEWOOD NEWS

RIDGEWOOD – When Joseph Palombo laces up his running shoes for the United Airlines New York City Half-Marathon on Sunday, he will be participating in his first competitive race.

“I actually never ran too extensively in my life,” the Ridgewood resident admitted. “I’ve always played sports, […]

By |March 20th, 2016|village of ridgewood|1 Comment

Ridgewood Resident one of Three Bergen County residents charged in investment scheme

BY KATHLEEN LYNN
STAFF WRITER |
THE RECORD

Three Bergen County residents have been charged with stealing $350,000 from people who believed they were investing in medical ventures — but whose money allegedly went into the defendants’ pockets.

The three Bergen County defendants are Joseph Denti Jr., 56, of Wyckoff; Heidi Francavilla, 58, of Park Ridge; and Ralph Perricelli […]

By |March 17th, 2016|Bergen County|0 Comments

Ridgewood resident meets the candidates

 
PHOTO COURTESY OF ST. ANSELM COLLEGE
DECEMBER 30, 2015    LAST UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2015, 9:59 AM
BY BY DIANA OLIVEIRA
STAFF WRITER |
THE RIDGEWOOD NEWS

Working behind the scenes at a broadcast of a presidential primary debate can be chaotic. Anything can go wrong at any moment, and the technical crew is expected to think on its […]

By |December 31st, 2015|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Ridgewood resident wins major theater award

courtesy of Darlene Gidney Facebook page

DECEMBER 25, 2015    LAST UPDATED: FRIDAY, DECEMBER 25, 2015, 12:31 AM
BY BETSY MURPHY
CORRESPONDENT |
THE RIDGEWOOD NEWS

Darlene Gidney sat in a booth at Daily Treat one recent morning happily sharing the Board of Directors Award she received from AUDELCO at Symphony Space in New York City last month for outstanding […]

By |December 26th, 2015|village of ridgewood|2 Comments

Ridgewood resident has first solo show at Stable

 

photo courtesy of Helene Zgagowski’s Facebook page

DECEMBER 25, 2015    LAST UPDATED: FRIDAY, DECEMBER 25, 2015, 12:31 AM
BY EILEEN LA FORGIA
STAFF WRITER |
THE RIDGEWOOD NEWS

Helene Zgagowski has been a Ridgewood resident for 13 years and is having her first solo art show this month at the Stable.

“Diverse environments and the richness of the life around me inspire […]

By |December 26th, 2015|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Scammers take Ridgewood Resident for $2600

September 13,2015
the staff of the Ridggewood blog

Ridgewod NJ, Ridgewood Police report that on Tuesday September 8, 2015 a Godwin Avenue resident reported receiving a solicitation via the United States Postal Service from a health care company offering him/her an employment opportunity.
The victim subsequently received bank checks totaling $2,610 with instructions that he/she was asked to […]

By |September 13th, 2015|village of ridgewood|5 Comments

Ridgewood resident named Project Literacy’s top volunteer

SEPTEMBER 11, 2015    LAST UPDATED: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2015, 12:31 AM
BY MATTHEW SCHNEIDER
STAFF WRITER |
THE RIDGEWOOD NEWS

Ridgewood resident John Katzianer will receive the Volunteer of the Year award from Project Literacy of Greater Bergen County at a presentation scheduled for Sept. 17.

“It feels great,” Katzianer said about being chosen for the award, adding that […]

By |September 11th, 2015|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Another Ridgewood Resident Targeted IRS Payment Scheme

August 21,2015
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, the Ridgewood Police report that on Wednesday, August 19, 2015 an East side resident reported receiving a suspicious telephone call from a person claiming to be from the United States Internal Revenue Service who said that he/she owed back taxes. The caller requested the resident deposit the […]

By |August 22nd, 2015|village of ridgewood|1 Comment

Ridgewood Resident Gets Scammed in Craigslist Car delivery Scam

July 28,2015
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, On Tuesday July 21, 2015, a resident reported that he/she had entered into an agreement with a seller on Craigslist.com to purchase a motor vehicle. After the resident forwarded payment for the vehicle and shipping costs, the vehicle did not arrive as agreed upon. Upon further review […]

By |July 28th, 2015|village of ridgewood|2 Comments