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Ridgewood High School Senior and West Point-bound Katie Dickson Welcomed Local Veterans to Thank Them for their Service

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Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood High School welcomed local veterans to thank them for their service in honor of Veterans Day. The annual breakfast event, coordinated by senior and West Point-bound Katie Dickson, honors our local veterans, providing wonderful conversation, a student-made breakfast, and a wall tribute to local veterans created by Ms. Dickson.

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Ridgewood Honors Veterans

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Ridgewood NJ, November 11, Veterans Day, a federal holiday in the United States, is dedicated to honoring and expressing gratitude to the nation’s military veterans. This day offers a notable opportunity for Americans to pay their respects to those who have courageously served in the U.S. Armed Forces.

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NJ TRANSIT: Veterans Ride For Free

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Ridgewood NJ, In recognition of all those who have served in the Armed Forces, and are currently serving, NJ TRANSIT is inviting all active and retired military personnel to ride as complimentary guests of honor on Rail, Bus or Light Rail services on Veterans Day, Saturday, November 11.

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Veterans Day: Ridgewood Police Department Salutes our Military Veterans Currently Serving on the Ridgewood Police Department

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Ridgewood NJ, on Veterans Day the Ridgewood Police Department salutes our military veterans currently serving on the Ridgewood Police Department:

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Benjamin Franklin Middle School in Ridgewood Honored and Thanked our Veterans with a Special Assembly

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Ridgewood NJ, earlier this week, Benjamin Franklin Middle School  honored and thanked our Veterans with a special assembly. In attendance, the father of new Benjamin Franklin Middle School principal Stacey Wisniewski. Thank you to all of our Veterans for your service, your courage, and helping to keep each and everyone of us safe.

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Village of Ridgewood Offices will be CLOSED on Friday, November 10th in Observance of Veterans Day

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Ridgewood NJ, Village of Ridgewood Offices will be CLOSED on Friday, November 10th in observance of Veterans Day. Thank you to all who have served!

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Westwood Troop 350 Eagle Scout candidate AJ Greco completes his project in time for Veterans Day

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Westwood NJ, according to Westwood Mayor Ray Arroyo , “Troop 350 Eagle Scout candidate AJ Greco completed his project in time for Veterans Day. AJ had a vision, asked all the right questions in order to secure the governing body’s support, and he developed a strategic plan for fundraising and implementation. Then he followed through and delivered. What a wonderful tribute to our local veterans, executed by a young man with a plan!”

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New Jersey Veterans of Foreign Wars Blasts Governor Murphy on Poor Conditions at State Operated Veterans Homes

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Paramus NJ, the Veterans of Foreign Wars heavily criticized Governor Murphy for the state of New Jersey Veterans Homes , in a pre-Veterans Day statement the group said, “The recent report of the conditions at our state operated Veterans Memorial Home in Menlo Park is distressing. The report strongly suggests that under Governor Murphy’s watch the conditions have not significantly improved since 2020 when our New Jersey veterans under his care died in the highest numbers of any population in the world from COVID.

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Ridgewood Veterans Day Service in Memorial Park at Van Neste Square

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Ridgewood NJ, on November 11th at 11:00 a.m. in Memorial Park at Van Neste Square , the American Legion Post 53 hosted a Veterans Day service.

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November 11th at 11:00 a.m. in Memorial Park at Van Neste Square American Legion Post 53 will be hosting a Veterans Day Service

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Ridgewood NJ, November 11th at 11:00 a.m. in Memorial Park at Van Neste Square , the American Legion Post 53 will be hosting a Veterans Day service.  All are invited to attend, to honor those who have served in the Armed Services to protect our freedom.

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American Legion Post 53 will be hosting a Veterans Day service in Ridgewood

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Ridgewood NJ, on Friday November 11th  at 11:00 a.m. in Memorial Park at Van Neste Square , the American Legion Post 53 will be hosting a Veterans Day service. All are invited to attend, to honor those who have served in the Armed Services to protect our freedom.

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All NJMVC Facilities Will Be Closed on Veterans Day

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Lodi NJ,  New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (NJMVC) customers are advised that all NJMVC facilities will be closed Thursday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day, a state holiday.

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BERGEN COUNTY TO OFFER VETERANS AND ACTIVE DUTY SERVICE MEMBERS FREE ROUNDS OF GOLF IN HONOR OF VETERAN’S DAY

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Hackensack NJ, Bergen County Executive Jim Tedesco and the Board of County Commissioners announce that all Bergen County veterans and active duty service members can enjoy a free round of golf at any of the County’s six golf courses on Thursday, November 11th and Friday, November 12th. This is an opportunity the County of Bergen offers each year as a way to express gratitude towards those who have served our nation.

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