Readers say Paul Aronsohn’s High Density Projects will Destroy Home Values in Ridgewood

photo of the Brogan development

The Brogan project is a disaster for the town. None of these high density projects will benefit anyone except the developers and their attorneys. Westfield is paying attention – it does not want to become Montclair or Hackensack which is where Ridgewood is headed. Where do the developers and their attorneys […]

By |July 11th, 2018|village of ridgewood|12 Comments

The Wall is a Traveling Exhibit Commemorating Our Country’s Fight for Freedom from 1775 to Present Day!

July 10th ,2018

the Staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, The Spirit of America’s Story:The Wall is a Traveling Exhibit Commemorating Our Country’s Fight for Freedom from 1775 to Present Day , “The Wall is a richly illustrated visual story of America’s struggles for freedom, a visual walk through our country’s history and our fight to […]

By |July 10th, 2018|village of ridgewood|1 Comment

New Jersey Transit Bus Struck by Train in Garfield

July 10,2018
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Garfield NJ, A New Jersey Transit bus was struck by a NJ Transit train in New Jersey Monday afternoon. It happened around 5 p.m. at Midland and Plauderville avenues in Garfield, near the Plauderville station, which is on the Bergen County Line.

Sources report that the bus became trapped between […]

By |July 10th, 2018|commuters|1 Comment

Interested in Running for the School Board?

July 10,2018

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Ridgewood NJ, Monday, July 30, 2018, at 4:00 PM, is the deadline to file a nominating petition at the:

Bergen County Clerk’s Office
One Bergen County Plaza, Room 130
Hackensack, NJ

for the Ridgewood Board of Education’s November election. Candidates must obtain at least 10 signatures on a petition to be nominated, one […]

By |July 10th, 2018|Ridgewood Schools|2 Comments

THE RIDGEWOOD VILLAGE COUNCIL’S PUBLIC WORKSHOP AGENDA JULY 11, 2018

file photo by Boyd Loving

THE RIDGEWOOD VILLAGE COUNCIL’S PUBLIC WORKSHOP AGENDA
JULY 11, 2018
7:30 P.M.

1. 7:30 pm – Call to Order – Mayor
2. Statement of Compliance with Open Public Meeting Act
Mayor: “Adequate notice of this meeting has been provided by a posting on the bulletin board in Village Hall, by mail to the Ridgewood News, The […]

By |July 10th, 2018|village of ridgewood|16 Comments

Ridgewood Board of Education : Board Committees

July 10,2018

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Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood Board of Education  has many “Board Committees” , here is a list of  committees  and committee responsibilities . 

Communications Committee
Discusses district communications policy and practice, including the district website, eNews, Newsline, staff communications, etc.
Members: Christina Krauss, Jennie Smith Wilson

Curriculum Committee
Acts as a forum to review current instructional […]

By |July 10th, 2018|Ridgewood Schools|0 Comments

VILLAGE OF RIDGEWOOD ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT MEETING : REORGANIZATION

Zoning Board of Adjustment – Agenda
VILLAGE OF RIDGEWOOD ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT

AGENDA
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Village Hall Court Room – 7:30 P.M.

Call to order
Pledge of Allegiance
Statement required by the Open Public Meeting Act “Adequate notice of this meeting has been provided by a posting on the bulletin board in the Village Hall, by mail to the […]

By |July 9th, 2018|village of ridgewood|1 Comment

The Heavenly Environment by James Rose (1986)

July 9,2018

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Ridgewood NJ, from the James Rose Center for Landscape Architectural Research and Design;

This video was originally published in 1986 by James Rose in conjunction with his book The Heavenly Environment. It has been digitally reproduced by The James Rose Center for Landscape Architectural Research and Design. For the first […]

By |July 9th, 2018|village of ridgewood|1 Comment

SEEKING RIDGEWOOD RESIDENTS TO VOLUNTEER TO SERVE ON VARIOUS BOARDS AND COMMITTEES

July 9,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, The Village Council is looking for residents who are interested in volunteering to serve on the following Boards and Committees: Zoning Board of Adjustment, The Ridgewood Arts Council, the Library Board of Trustees, The Ridgewood Community Center Advisory Board (this member must have a child in the […]

By |July 9th, 2018|village of ridgewood|3 Comments

Ridgewood Water reminds you July is Smart Irrigation Month

July 9,2018

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood Water reminds you July is #SmartIrrigationMonth. July is Smart Irrigation Month, a public awareness campaign to promote efficient water use. In the United States, more water is used in July than in any other month. In summer months, outdoor watering accounts for more than half the […]

By |July 9th, 2018|village of ridgewood|9 Comments