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Ho-Ho-Kus Police Captain Graduates from the NJ State Association of Chiefs of Police Command & Leadership Academy

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Ho-Ho-Kus NJ, the Ho-Ho-Kus Police Department is proud to announce the recent graduation of Captain Greg McBain from the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police Command & Leadership Academy. This esteemed academy offers a rigorous 14- week course designed in collaboration with the United States Military Academy at the Morris County Police Academy. Captain McBain’s successful completion of this program underscores his commitment to excellence in leadership within the law enforcement community.

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Ho-Ho-Kus Police Department Partners with AAA for Pedestrian Crosswalk Safety Initiative

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Ho-Ho-Kus NJ, the Ho-Ho-Kus Police Department recently took part in the Pedestrian Crosswalk Detail, an important safety initiative sponsored by AAA. During this event, officers focused on enforcing pedestrian safety laws and raising public awareness about the importance of yielding to pedestrians in marked crosswalks.

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The Valley Hospital Applies to Build High Density Housing on Ho-Ho-Kus Ridgewood Border

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Ridgewood NJ,the Valley Hospital gives notice for proposed high density housing on the Ridgewood ,Ho-Ho-Kus Boarder,near the old Village Ford ,widening the flood zone around the Ho-Ho-Kus Brook.

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The Ins and Outs of Styrofoam Recycling in Ridgewood: What You Need to Know

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Ridgewood is committed to working with our neighbors and cutting costs through shared service agreements. The use of our styrofoam condenser at the Ridgewood recycling center is a great example. Sharing with Glen Rock, Twp. of Washington , Garfield and soon Ho-Ho-Kus, all five communities can reap the benefit of one piece of equipment while helping the environment at the same time.

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It’s “Saturday Night Live”, with Ho-Ho-Kus Native Chloe Troast

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Ho-Ho-Kus NJ, Ho-Ho-Kus native Chloe Troast, Northern Highlands class of 2015, on joining the cast of Saturday Night Live! Chloe is the only new cast member joining the show for their 49th season!

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The Borough of Ho-Ho-Kus Recognized by the NJ Safe Routes to School Program

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Ho-Ho-Kus NJ, Ho-Ho-Kus Police Department’s Ptl. Kirsch and Ptl. Rodrigo attended the 2023 EZ Ride Annual Recognition Event – Champions for Change at Galloping Golf Course today.  Continue reading The Borough of Ho-Ho-Kus Recognized by the NJ Safe Routes to School Program

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Save the date, September 9, 2023, 12-6 pm, for the 2nd Annual Ho-Ho-Kus Day!

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Ho-Ho-Kus NJ, save the date, September 9, 2023, 12-6 pm, for the 2nd Annual Ho-Ho-Kus Day! You are invited for an afternoon of music, food, amusement and fun! Come celebrate our extraordinary town! Support your local businesses, reconnect with one another, and unite in the strength of our community.

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Former Ho-Ho-Kus Fire Chief Launches Lawsuit for Wrongful Termination

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Ho-Ho-Kus NJ, former Ho-Ho-Kus fire chief, is accusing the borough and council of overstepping their bounds by dismissing him from his position. Scott McDermott, who became fire chief in January 2022 and serves as a paid firefighter in Jersey City, filed a lawsuit in state Superior Court in Bergen County on March 17, claiming the borough and the mayor hgd overstepped their authority.

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Ho-Ho-Kus Town Council and Chamber of Commerce Celebrated the Opening of the Boroughs Newest Italian Restaurant, 081 Café

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Ho-Ho-Kus NJ, a ribbon cutting ceremony was held Friday, March 10, 2023, to welcome Ho-Ho-Kus’ newest Italian restaurant, 081 Café. Mayor Thomas Randall, joined by members of the Ho-Ho-Kus Town Council and Chamber of Commerce, cut the blue ribbon.

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Car Careens off Route 17 South Into Guard Rail in Ho-Ho-Kus

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Ho-Ho-Kus NJ, a Friday afternoon, 02/24, two (2) vehicle crash on Route 17 southbound in Ho-Ho-Kus sent a white colored Honda CRV careening off of the traveled lanes and onto the right shoulder where it came to rest partially up on a guardrail. The other vehicle involved, a convertible VW Beetle, sustained minor damage and was driven from the scene. The Honda was towed. No injuries were reported in the incident, which was investigated by Ho-Ho-Kus Police with the assistance of Saddle River Police and the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office roving SWAT Team. Ho-Ho-Kus Fire Department also responded to the mishap.

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Ho-Ho-Kus Mayor Thomas Randall Administered the Oath of Office to the 2023 Ho-Ho-Kus Memorial Volunteer Ambulance Corps Officers

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Ho-Ho-Kus NJ, on January 24, 2023, at the Mayor & Council meeting, Mayor Thomas Randall administered the Oath of Office to the 2023 Ho-Ho-Kus Memorial Volunteer Ambulance Corps officers Captain Gordon Hamm, President Carol Tyler, Vice President Gary Tyler, Treasurer Jonathan Ruhl, and Secretary Julie Tyler.

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Incident Started in Waldwick ends in Early Morning Burglary Investigation Throughout Ho-Ho-Kus

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Ho-Ho-Kus NJ, on Friday December 30th in the early morning hours in Ho-Ho-Kus an active burglary investigation took place with heavy police activity.

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