Ridgewood’s Downtown For The Holidays & Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration

Downtown For The Holidays & Tree Lighting Celebration

Fri, December 01, 2017
Time: 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Location: E. Ridgewood Ave and Memorial Park, Ridgewood, NJ 07450

Ridgewood NJ, You do not have to go to NYC to see the lighting of a beautiful tall Christmas tree…

right here in Ridgewood, we celebrate the starting of all the Holidays with the […]

By |November 22nd, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

2017 Ridgewood Taekwondo Athletes Garden State Championships

November 22,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, Twenty Three Ridgewood Taekwondo athletes faced a major challenge at the Garden State Championships, which drew over 300 competitors from the tri-state area on November 5.  The results were stellar: 30 Gold, 11 Silver, and 5 Bronze.

Taekwondo All In, an instructional school for the Korean martial art, […]

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Reader calls Ridgewood High School “Toxic”

I am really really concerned about all of the things I hear happen at the high school . It seems that the BOE is only involved or concerned about situations that fall under the state mandate of HIB. If an incident doesn’t fall unde the guidelines of HIB then nothing is done . I want […]

By |November 22nd, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|7 Comments

Reader asks When are we going to start holding parents accountable for their kids

A very good point was made by Fishbein, he and his administration are responsible for monitoring a powerful device that is put in the students hands (smartphone) by the parents. When are we going to start holding parents accountable for their kids and what they do? Also, I have heard so many complaints of the […]

By |November 22nd, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|3 Comments

Near Fatal Accident in Ridgewood Sends Driver to Valley Hospital

photos courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook page

November 22,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, The adult male driver of a Jeep Cherokee involved in a two (2) vehicle, head on crash in front of 424 North Maple Avenue, Ridgewood on Tuesday evening, 11/21, was in full cardiac arrest when patrol officers arrived at the crash scene. […]

By |November 22nd, 2017|village of ridgewood|2 Comments

Introducing the Village of Ridgewood’s 2017 Christmas Tree

photos courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook page

November 22,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, Several uniformed and plainclothes members of Ridgewood PD escorted a freshly cut Evergreen tree from a home on Grove Street, Ridgewood to the municipality’s Central Business District where it was lifted into place by a crane and will be decorated to serve as […]

By |November 22nd, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Parents Continue to Confront Ridgewood School Board on Bullying Issues

 

November 21,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, at the Monday night school board meeting , the Ridgewood Board of Educations was once again challenged by parents on the perceived lack of action on what some parents are calling a bullying epidemic at Ridgewood schools.

The school seemed unable or unwilling to confront the issue. The […]

By |November 21st, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|6 Comments

Parkmobile strikes again in Ridgewood

November 21,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, In addition to the revenue drain associated with commissions being paid out by the Village’s Parking Utility to Parkmobile USA, the introduction of the mobile parking payment app has resulted in the hiring of additional Parking Enforcement Officers.  This because none of Ridgewood’s police officers have been […]

By |November 21st, 2017|village of ridgewood|9 Comments

Iconic Sycamore Tree at Graydon Park days Are Numbered

November 21,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, The iconic Sycamore tree at Graydon Park is now scheduled for removal during the first week of December. Crews from the Village’s Shade Tree Division will be removing the tree at that time unless a certified arborist, yet to be hired, determines that the tree is healthy […]

By |November 21st, 2017|village of ridgewood|19 Comments

Rica Report : Supervision of Meter Money Questionable with no accountability

November 21,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, Rica plead guilty stealing 500k. The Village insurance claim was for 850k. That left a balance of 350k, which someone kept (many suspect Rica had help ).

In the real world, guilty or not, Chris Rutishauser would have been fired. 850k was stolen under his watch. He had […]

By |November 21st, 2017|village of ridgewood|8 Comments