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By TAPINTO RIDGEWOODMarch 28, 2023
RIDGEWOOD, NJ - A 2018 Audi SUV crashed into the Whole Foods on Godwin Avenue in Ridgewood Tuesday afternoon. The driver was injured and transported to The Valley Hospital for treatment.
Ridgewood Police, Fire and Emergency Services responded, as well as the building inspector to evaluate the site of the crash. The entrance to Whole Foods sustained moderate structural damage. No ...
RIDGEWOOD, NJ - The 17-year-old male driver of a Honda CR-V was injured when his car crashed into a tree on Mulberry Place in Ridgewood Wednesday morning. He was transported to The Valley Hospital for care following the incident in which airbags deployed.
Ridgewood Police, Fire and Emergency Services responded to the crash, and the vehicle was towed from the scene.
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By REBECCA GREENEMarch 28, 2023
FAIR LAWN, NJ - The borough is stressing the "general public" should stay away from the Nabisco implosion area along Route 208 on the day of the planned implosion, Saturday, April 15 at 8 a.m.
The borough set up a phone number, 201-794-5366, with a message recorded by Borough Manager Jim Van Kruiningen.
In that message, Van Kruiningen said there will be a designated ...
HAWTHORNE, NJ - It was the first bird walk of the season for the Green Team and Environmental Commission members yesterday, March 26, when the weather cooperated, along with the birds at Eight Acre Woods.
"We had 17 participants and saw 19 species of birds," said Holly Cowen, member of the Hawthorne Green Team and a commissioner on the Hawthorne Environmental ...
By TAPINTO HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE/TETERBORO STAFFMarch 27, 2023
BERGEN COUNTY, NJ - Bergen County will begin "sport court" improvements at three county parks to improve access to tennis, pickleball, and basketball courts. The three parks undergoing improvements will be Wood Dale County Park in Woodcliff Lake, Samuel Nelkin County Park in Wallington, and Saddle River County Park in Rochelle Park. The projects were approved by the Bergen ...
By JOSH LASHLEYMarch 26, 2023
PARAMUS, NJ - Sure, the Paramus High School baseball program will face a steady stream of challenging opponents on the field this spring.
But, be assured that the preparations the Spartans made during preseason training (practices and scrimmages) have them ready for the competition.
Paramus is set to open the regular season with a home game versus Paterson Eastside.
“We want ...
By REBECCA GREENEMarch 17, 2023
FAIR LAWN, NJ - With recent worries about the banking industry, including whether your money in area banks is safe, Fair Lawn-based Columbia Bank is reassuring its customers "your money is safe."
“Columbia Bank has been in existence for over 95 years and has navigated a variety of economic conditions, alongside building strong relationships with clients,” said Irene ...
By REBECCA GREENEMarch 28, 2023
BERGEN COUNTY, NJ - The Bergen County Sheriff's Office is one of 20 law enforcement agencies across New Jersey that received a state grant to acquire and expand technology to combat gun violence.
Attorney General Matthew J. Platkin announced on Friday that the Department of Law and Public Safety awarded grants totaling $7 million. The Bergen County ...
Paramus Police Participate in Roundtable Discussing Rise in Burglaries, Auto Theft Across North Jersey
By REBECCA GREENEMarch 24, 2023
PARAMUS, NJ - The borough's police chief and several of his officers attended a roundtable discussion with local and federal law enforcement that focused on the rise in burglaries and auto theft across northern New Jersey.
U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) hosted the event on March 22.
Law enforcement officials, including Paramus Police Chief Kenneth Ehrenberg, talked about crime ...
PARAMUS, NJ - Three Newark juveniles were arrested yesterday after being discovered in the act of stealing a car, according to police, and crashing it into a police patrol car.
Police arrested three males, ages 17, 16 and 15 years old, all of Newark, for charges, including, possession of a stolen vehicle, joyriding, eluding police and aggravated assault on a police officer.
By REBECCA GREENEMarch 23, 2023
GLEN ROCK, NJ - In honor of Women's History Month, the League of Women Voters of Glen Rock is raising funds for 'Just the Pill,' a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that helps people access FDA-approved abortion medications, as well as abortion procedures through mobile clinics.
"The idea came from our Reproductive Justice committee, headed by Laura Occhipinti," said ...
By REBECCA GREENEMarch 29, 2023
PARAMUS, NJ - The borough's recreation winter teams were celebrated at the March 28 Council meeting.
Mayor Christopher DiPiazza handed out more than 100 certificates to young athletes who performed well this winter sport season.