Reader says we voted away our right to vote on the BOE budget

Last year our municipal tax increase was well below the cap at under 1%. This year, the BOE is proposing an end run around the 2% cap, asking for a 3.62% increase. That’s 2/3 thirds of our property tax bills right there. So if you’re worried about taxes, you need to attend more BOE meetings […]

By |April 17th, 2018|Ridgewood Schools|3 Comments

Knudsen-Sedon stooge speaks

“Mrs. Valdes,” thank you so much for inviting me into the conversation. I am one of what you called “the 2 Knudsen-Sedon stooges.”.
I was invited to a coffee at a neighbor’s home for Ms. Harwin by a friend who received an invitation via email. Thank you for documenting the discomfort I experienced when one particular […]

By |April 17th, 2018|village of ridgewood|4 Comments

Two Pedistrians Struck in Ridgewood on Monday Night

photos courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook page

April 17,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood bog

Ridgewood NJ, Two (2) pedestrians were struck by a vehicle and injured at the intersection of North Monroe Street and West Ridgewood Avenue, Ridgewood late Monday evening, 04/16. Ridgewood PD, FD, and EMS responded to aid the victims, who appeared to have sustained […]

By |April 17th, 2018|village of ridgewood|4 Comments

Readers Say Turf Fields Exacerbate Village Flooding

Photo by Gail McLaughlin McCarthy yesterday 4/16/18

April 17,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood High School field flooded again , Readers Say Turf Fields Exacerbate Village Flooding, sounds familiar  and yes it is ,from August 2,2014 ,
Is seems ever time it rains now , significance damage is done to our playing fields and Village property .We […]

By |April 17th, 2018|Ridgewood Schools|5 Comments

National Weather Service issues a Flash Flood Warning

file photo by Boyd Loving
Flash Flood Warning
April 16,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog
Ridgewood NJ, National Weather Service issues a Flash Flood Warning!

The National Weather Service in Upton NY has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for…
Hudson County in northeastern New Jersey…
Passaic County in northeastern New Jersey…
Union County in northeastern New […]

By |April 16th, 2018|village of ridgewood|4 Comments

Reader calls Harwin another Aronsohn “Bobble Head “

Hilarious. Harwin 3 supporters have come out of the woodwork and are as bright as she is (sarcasm)
Look. She knows nothing. Aronosoh will sell her like the pig he is. Look what they did to poor Gwenn?? Little bobble head. When Saraceno and Paul or Albert would give her the nasty head shake when her […]

By |April 16th, 2018|village of ridgewood|15 Comments

Reader says I attended a coffee for Harwin and one for Knudsen and Sedon. the difference is staggering.

There are clearly some people here that need to put forth a little effort. You cant avoid the responsibility of being informed and then complain. I attended a coffee for Harwin and one for Knudsen and Sedon. the difference is staggering. While the Knudsen/Sedon website offers a wealth of information, the Mayor and Deputy Mayor […]

By |April 16th, 2018|village of ridgewood|27 Comments

Reader says I am indeed a VP of the League(LWV) but I do NOT promise fireworks

Jane Shinozuka say , “I am indeed a VP of the League but I do NOT promise fireworks…. However I can promise unconditionally that our questions are NOT “manufactures softball questions”. I can also promise the we ARE a non-partisan organization. I believe our local league is a champion of municipal “sunshine” and our public […]

By |April 16th, 2018|village of ridgewood|1 Comment

Like every good thing, the end of Radicchio Pasta and Risotto Co. is also here

April 16,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, very sad news ,Radicchio Pasta and Risotto Co., announces its closing, “Like every good thing, the end of Radicchio Pasta and Risotto Co. is also here. We tried our best (for more then a year) but, unfortunately couldn’t make it ! We will be closing our doors […]

By |April 16th, 2018|village of ridgewood|7 Comments

2018-2019 Ridgewood School Budget Information

2018-2019 Budget Information

April 16,2018
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Click here to view the 2018-2019 Preliminary Budget presentation, given at the March 20 Board of Education meeting. The final proposed budget will have a Public Hearing and Board of Education vote on Monday, May 7 at 7:30 p.m., at the Education Center, 49 Cottage Place.

The Board […]

By |April 16th, 2018|Ridgewood Schools|0 Comments