Reader asks Do you really think the Schedler house is worth saving?

Do you really think it is worth saving?  Very little of it is original.  Each add-on is either up a step or down a step.  I know Isabella has told me that an historic house does not have to be handicapped accessible.  If that is true, maybe it is savable but at what cost?  And […]

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The Former Administrations Financial Advisory Committee Continues to Undermine Mayor and push Garage for Developers

April 26,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood NJ, as this was done before During Mayor Killion’s tenure members of Paul Aronsohns Financial Advisory Committee or FAC continue to attempt to undermine the Ridgewood Police and Mayor Susan Knudsen.

“Unions don’t allow it because it’s good for taxpayers. The Mayor won’t propose it because she just […]

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Ridgewood Police Warn Residents of Latest “Craigslist ” Scam

April 27,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, The Ridgewood Police reminds you to always be safe when dealing with on-line based transactions. If you do decide to post or purchase items from Craigslist type sites, please be sure to read up on some safety precautions you can take so you don’t become a victim. […]

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Trump Rolls Out His first 100 Days of Historic Accomplishments

April 27,2017
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Washington DC, GETTING GOVERNMENT OUT OF THE WAY: President Donald J. Trump has done more to stop the Government from interfering in the lives of Americans in his first 100 days than any other President in history.

President Trump has signed 13 Congressional Review Act (CRA) resolutions in his first […]

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NJT: Expect 15-30 Minutes Delays for the Foreseeable Future

file photo

April 26,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, ,Due to ongoing Amtrak track maintenance work and track inspections leading to speed restrictions, effective immediately and continuing until further notice, NJT customers traveling to and from New York Penn Station will experience estimated delays of 15 minutes on weekdays and 30 minutes on weekends.

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Funds available to take extension project through environmental-impact study, but money from Trump administration now appears iffy

A renewed state Transportation Trust Fund has reignited the planning process for the proposed light rail in eastern Bergen County, a $1.3 billion project that local officials say will ease traffic congestion and stimulate […]

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Doctor connected to Menendez stole millions from Medicare, prosecutor says

By Associated Press April 25, 2017 1:36 PM

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Prosecutors are arguing that a prominent Florida eye doctor’s practice was actually a well-organized scam that stole millions from Medicare.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Alexandra Chase told a federal jury Tuesday during closing arguments that Dr. Salomon Melgen performed unnecessary tests and treatments on his […]

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Tuesday morning collision on Banta Place in Fair Lawn triggered the dispatch of Fair Lawn PD, EMS, and Rescue Squad

photos courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook

April 26,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, A three (3) vehicle, personnel. The crash involved two (2) moving passenger vehicles and a parked commercial truck. All victims evaluated by Fair Lawn EMS members declined ambulance transport to a hospital Rescue Squad personnel attended to a crash related fluid spill. […]

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Village Of Ridgewood Work Session Tonight , Parking, Pool ,Trees and Shrubs



APRIL 26, 2017


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 […]

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Time to Add the Ridgewood Train Station Parking Spaces

April 26,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, as previously reported on this blog , 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 some of the large, grass […]

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