Reader Says The encounter between Mrs. Taddei and Mrs. McWilliams contained no yelling or obscenities as erroneously stated

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Pasquale Taddei , “It is with regret that I am forced to reply to this slanderous tale of a supposed event that occurred last evening after the open discussion forum of the Village Council Meeting. While this article may be presented as “news” it is nothing more than an attempt at […]

By |March 24th, 2017|village of ridgewood|9 Comments

Ridgewood FAC Garage Report Misses the Mark

March 24,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, at the Village Council meeting the Financial Advisory Committee seemed to be caught with”alternative facts” .

The FAC presented a report still talking about a 350-space garage, which is no longer on the table. This sunk their entire report and made it’s over zealous estimates flawed from the […]

By |March 24th, 2017|village of ridgewood|4 Comments

More parking planned at Ridgewood train station and at Wilsey Square

March 24,2017
Boyd A. Loving

Ridgewood NJ, During Wednesday evening’s Village Council Work Session, Village Engineer Christopher Rutishauser was asked to ascertain the feasibility of adding approximately 40 additional parking spaces at the Ridgewood train station.  Mayor Susan Knudsen suggested that additional parking spaces might be added by removing the large, grass & tree covered center island […]

By |March 24th, 2017|village of ridgewood|31 Comments

The MOMS Club of Ridgewood announces its first ever Preschool Preparedness Series

March 23,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, the MOMS Club of Ridgewood is delighted to announce its first ever Preschool Preparedness Series. This series is designed to provide a guiding hand to the parents of preschoolers and expected preschoolers as their children explore the world around them and embark on their first school experiences.

The […]

By |March 23rd, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Reader implies Borgart and Cambridge Parking Issue is More About Personalities

Go visit the street. It’s a known safety issue. This issue has been created by one lady who doesn’t like the person who asked for the ordinance. It’s just kind of funny because everyone in the neighborhood knows that is the deal.
Hey. As long as the one lady gets vengeance who cares if kids are […]

By |March 23rd, 2017|village of ridgewood|6 Comments

Reader says We need to change with the times in Ridgewood , No more door knockers

The door knockers of today aren’t the Fuller brush salesman or Avon lady of friendly days past that everbody knew who they were and trusted. Instead, times of today unleash an array of strangers we don’t know, some are from commercial named companies marketing door to door with seasonal help, to get your business for […]

By |March 23rd, 2017|village of ridgewood|4 Comments

Fireworks Erupt at Ridgewood Village Council Meeting Over Bogert and Cambridge Parking

March 23,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, as public comment broke up at tonight’s council meeting all but 3 Bogert Cambridge residents actually stayed for the public hearing . One resident who was most strenuously opposed to the parking ordinance on Bogert and Cambridge, approached the woman who has championed the ordinance as she […]

By |March 23rd, 2017|village of ridgewood|49 Comments

Reader says a Sidewalk would improve safety much better than any parking regulation

file photo by Boyd Loving

Cars frequently fail to slow to a safe speed when heading north from Glen onto Bogert or Cambridge, or when heading south along Cambridge or Bogert toward the common intersection with Glen. Those same drivers also often recklessly careen across to the wrong side of the road rather than reduce their […]

By |March 23rd, 2017|village of ridgewood|4 Comments

The Ridgewood Police Department is looking to hire a Part Time parking Enforcement Officer

March 22,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, The Ridgewood Police Department is looking to hire a Part Time parking Enforcement Officer. The Part-Time position is up to 20-hours a week with pay starting at $17.19 per hour. Applications are available at the Police Department. Send resume, cover letter and application to Chief Jacqueline Luthcke, […]

By |March 22nd, 2017|village of ridgewood|4 Comments


Live musical performances to greet customers at major stations

March 20, 2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Back by popular demand, NJ TRANSIT announces the Music in Motion concert series is back in swing.

Music in Motion is a community-based initiative that allows local musicians to perform in NJ TRANSIT station facilities.  These performing artists are […]

By |March 22nd, 2017|commuters|0 Comments