Ridgewood Resident Falls for “Computer Fix” Scam

November 7,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood Police report that on October 28, a Robinson Lane resident reported he was the victim of a theft by deception. The victim reported he provided access to his computer to an unknown party in an attempt to fix problems on his computer. The victim reported he […]

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Ridgewood Resident Hit With “Bail Scam”

November 4,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, the Ridgewood Police report a Lynn Street resident responded to Ridgewood Police Department to report a criminal attempt and fraud. The victim reported she was contacted by telephone by an unknown person who reported a family member was incarcerated in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania and bail money was requested. […]

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Ridgewood Resident Runs For President of the United States Soccer Federation

November 4,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood resident Michael S. Winograd is running for President of US Soccer. Winograd played Division I college soccer at Lafayette College and professionally in Israel. In 2005, he was a member of the silver medal U.S. Maccabiah Masters soccer team. He served as an assistant Men’s Soccer […]

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Ridgewood Resident Hit with a “Check Overpayment Scam”

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April 27,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, On April 21st, according to the Ridgewood Police a Van Buren Street resident reported being a victim of a fraud. The victim posted an item of Craigslist. She shortly after received a response from an out of state person claiming to have interest in the item. […]

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Ridgewood Resident Reports $2000 in Jewelry Misssing

March 22,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood Police report that on March 17, Ptl. Busche responded to a residence on Kensington Road to investigate a theft in the past. Upon arrival the victim reported approximately $2000 in jewelry was missing from the residence. The victim reported there were no signs of forced entry […]

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Identity Thief Transfers $52,000 Ridgewood Resident to Quincy ,Massachusetts

March 22,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, On March 20, a Shelbourne Terrace resident responded to Ridgewood Police headquarters to report fraudulent activity on his TD Bank account. The victim reported between 3/09/17 and 3/18/17 an actor transferred $52000 from his bank account without authorization in Massachusetts at three different locations utilizing a fictitious […]

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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
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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 […]

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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 […]

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

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December 14,2016

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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 […]

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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 […]

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