Reader says Town Garage investors should be on the hook for the remediation

The problem with the town garage is that is a pollution nightmare. The property is now owned by a group of private investors who scooped it up to profit from a possible quick sale to the town as a parking garage. The investors should be on the hook for the remediation, but surely own the […]

By |September 2nd, 2016|village of ridgewood|11 Comments

Ridgewood Police Officer Assaulted During Traffic Stop

file photo by Boyd Loving

September 2,2016

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Ridgewood NJ, According to the Ridgewood Police on 8/25/16 Ptl. Elwood was investigating a motor vehicle complaint on East Ridgewood Avenue when a party who was not involved became agitated and aggressive towards Ptl. Elwood. The party then assaulted Ptl. Elwood and was arrested at […]

By |September 2nd, 2016|village of ridgewood|5 Comments

Ridgewood Police Make Drug Arrest in 17 South Starbucks Parking lot

September 2,2016

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Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood Police report that on 8/26/16 Ptl. Karcher was dispatched to the parking lot at 363 Route 17 South on a report of suspicious females sleeping in a motor vehicle. Ptl. Karcher responded and located the vehicle, which was registered in Pennsylvania. Ptl. Karcher began to investigate […]

By |September 2nd, 2016|village of ridgewood|6 Comments

Pro Arte Chorale Announces 2016-2017 Season

September 1,2016

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Ridgewood NJ, Our upcoming concert season “Musical Works of Art” will begin November 20 th with a 4:00 pm performance of Brahms’ beautiful Ein Deutsches Requiem. Our Summer Sing on August 15 and 29 featured this magnificent work, giving interested singers the chance to join their voices with Pro Arte and […]

By |September 1st, 2016|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

9 Rules of Brain-Healthy Eating in Ridgewood

September 1,2016

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Ridgewood NJ, “If you are going to eat right to think right, it is critical to make sure your food is loaded with proper nutrients that your body is able to properly digest.”

Over the years, clinical neuroscientist and brain imaging expert, Dr. Daniel Amen has refined nine rules of […]

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Kids ride free all weekend with Family SuperSaver Fare

August 31, 2016
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Ridgewood NJ, there will offer “early getaway” rail and bus service on Friday, September 2, for the benefit of customers leaving work early for the Labor Day holiday weekend.
To help speed the getaway, customers are reminded that they […]

By |September 1st, 2016|commuters|2 Comments

Reader says No More Kicking the Can down the Road for the Ridgewood School Board

Will the kicking of the can continue with the Teachers contract??? Now is the time to stop this nonsense!!

Let’s hope we can at least put a dent in the can! One would think the REA has gotten the message by now. It would appear that most of Ridgewood (excluding the teachers who actually live in town) […]

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Time to Clean Up the Town Garage in Ridgewood

September 1,2016
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Ridgewood NJ, the residents in Ridgewood reject the idea the town is run by an”anti-development majority opinion”. The objection most have with the proposed development projects is that they do little to help improve the central business district and do almost nothing to address some of the current problems […]

By |September 1st, 2016|village of ridgewood|20 Comments

Ridgewood Schools Prep For Back to School

Annual Re-registration is Underway
The annual online Skyward re-registration is open. Parents and guardians, to update your information, please log on to Skyward Family Access via the district website at Click here for details.

School Starts on September 6
Students will return to school on Tuesday, September 6 (minimum day schedule). Opening Day for teachers and support staff […]

By |September 1st, 2016|Ridgewood Schools|0 Comments

Ridgewood PSE&G Glen Avenue Update – August 31,2016

Dear Nattering nabobs of negativism,
I just wanted to provide you with an end-of-August update on the large PSE&G Energy Strong Gas Glen Avenue modernization project that has been periodically causing traffic delays in the Village  throughout the summer.  The good news is that, barring any unforeseen circumstances, the major infrastructure work will  be done by this […]

By |September 1st, 2016|village of ridgewood|1 Comment