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Reader asks Are we owed an explanation in the police blotter?

file photo by Boyd Loving

Are we owed an explanation in the police blotter? They report on shoplifting and underage drinking. At times they add the name of local residents for the enjoyment of the neighbors.

They should tell us what happened. Were the neighbors ever in danger? Are individuals in custody or are they still living […]

By |June 27th, 2017|village of ridgewood|4 Comments

Reader says if people don’t speak up, nothing is going to be done to stop the next round of over-development

Folks have tried to change the Aronson laws that were passed to allow these projects to go forward. The basic enabling law was repealed by the new council. Other attempts were made. But, frankly, due to a lack of backbone on the Council, the Aronson Apartment projects are going forward.

This council and planning board could […]

By |June 27th, 2017|village of ridgewood|3 Comments

How the U.S. can win the digital future

June 22,2017
By AJIT PAI

This week, the White House is hosting a series of meetings between leaders of our economy’s technology sector and administration officials. Dubbed “Tech Week,” these events provide a forum to focus on a critical question: What public sector policies will best spur private sector innovation?

Getting the answer right is vital for our […]

By |June 26th, 2017|2017|0 Comments

How to live to 100: Secrets of the world’s healthiest village revealed

THEY say a little of what you fancy does you good. But it seems the old adage may be wrong when it comes to living a long and healthy life – unless it’s in strict moderation.

By SARAH WESTCOTT
PUBLISHED: 00:01, Mon, Jun 26, 2017 | UPDATED: 08:02, Mon, Jun 26, 2017

A doctor has revealed the secrets […]

By |June 26th, 2017|FOOD|0 Comments

Recent college grads are leaving N.J. in record numbers. Here’s why

Updated on June 25, 2017 at 11:25 AMPosted on June 25, 2017 at 11:23 AM

BY JOSEPH ATMONAVAGE

NJ Advance Media for NJ.com

EDGEWATER — The bed is on an elevated bunk. Below the bed is a desk, dressed with items from college: clothes, books and accessories. The floor is barely visible beneath a slew of still-stuffed bags […]

By |June 26th, 2017|Bergen County|1 Comment

Study: Arts in New Jersey mean business

By BCT Staff

The nonprofit arts and culture sector is a $519.8 million industry in New Jersey, supporting 14,342 full-time equivalent jobs and yielding $41 million in local and state government revenue, according to a recent study.

Arts & Economic Prosperity 5, the most comprehensive study of its kind ever conducted in the United States, was conducted […]

By |June 26th, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

New Jersey Man Wants Something Done About Unwanted Tossed Newspapers

By FRED J. AUN

June 24, 2017 at 6:41 PM

ROXBURY, NJ – Thanks to the Internet, print newspapers have been declining for a decade. There’s at least one Roxbury resident who won’t miss a method used by the struggling industry to stay afloat: The free sample paper thrown on front yards.

That person is Emil Ruesch of […]

By |June 26th, 2017|Bergen County|5 Comments

Ridgewood Village Council Special Public Meeting and Work Session

VILLAGE COUNCIL SPECIAL PUBLIC MEETING

JUNE 28, 2017

7:30 P.M.

1. Call to Order – Mayor

2. Statement of Compliance with the 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 Record, and by submission to all persons entitled to same […]

By |June 26th, 2017|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Ridgewood Planning Board Special Public Meeting: Monday, June 26, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

Planning Board Special Public Meeting Announcement
Monday, June 26, 2017, 7:00PM

PLANNING BOARD AMENDMENT TO MEETING SCHEDULE

Special Public Meeting: Monday, June 26, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

Addition to Meeting Schedule

In accordance with the provisions of the “Open Public Meetings Act,” please be advised that the Planning Board has scheduled a special public meeting and work session for MONDAY, June 26, […]

By |June 26th, 2017|village of ridgewood|2 Comments

Assembly clears Bucco bill helping disabled people retain retired service dogs as pets

ASSEMBLY CLEARS BUCCO BILL HELPING DISABLED PEOPLE RETAIN RETIRED SERVICE DOGS AS PETS

June 26,2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, A disabled person who has relied on the loyalty of a service dog will not have to choose between a place to live and their beloved canine companion under legislation by Assemblyman Anthony Bucco that […]

By |June 26th, 2017|Bergen County|0 Comments