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Ridgewood resident and soprano Kristen Plumley will perform works by Schubert, Strauss, and Arlen with the Ridgewood Concert Band

February 5,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, The RCB is pleased to be joined by Ridgewood resident and soprano Kristen Plumley. Described as possessing a “shimmering soprano” (The New York Times) with “sparkle and precision” (The Washington Post),  she enjoys singing everything from opera’s light lyric roles to oratorio to pops classics.

Ms. Plumley will […]

By |February 5th, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Ridgewood Resident Accused of Running and AirBnb Responds

To whomever posted -Anonymous January 12, 2017 at 8:05 pm- that put my AirBNB listing up with my address-which incidentally is kept totally confidential until AFTER the guest passes a 5-point security check. But Thank You for noticing that I am a hard-working professional who is willing to share her beautiful home with others. As […]

By |January 14th, 2017|village of ridgewood|13 Comments

Ridgewood Resident and Former gymnastics coach arrested and charged with sexual assault

file photo by Boyd Loving

December 14,2016

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, A former gymnastics coach has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting one of his athletes when she was under the age of 13 multiple times in the late 1980s and early 1990s, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park and Cranford Police […]

By |December 14th, 2016|village of ridgewood|9 Comments

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