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January 23, 2023

RIDGEWOOD, NJ - If you're over the age of 16 and looking for a way to enjoy the outdoors this summer, look no further than the Ridgewood Department of Parks and Recreation Job Fair on March 8. The event will showcase the different employment opportunities available, along with an overview of the ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - Restaurant week has started in the village with 19 locations offering a special menu or deal to local foodies. Whether you're in the mood for a traditional Italian dinner or looking to celebrate with ice cream, there's something for everyone. TAPinto Ridgewood wants to know what ...

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TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy announced that the State of New Jersey is extending the application deadline for the new ANCHOR property tax relief program to ensure every eligible New Jerseyan takes advantage of the sizable relief. The new application deadline is being extended to February 28, ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - Things kick back up this week with varsity teams gearing up for some tough competition and New Players premiering their annual concert production. The village council also has its first regular meeting of the year. Here’s a look at everything going on this week in the ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - The mayor said he hopes the Barnes & Noble Bookstore will find another location in the borough, as the bookstore itself recently posted on Facebook its landlord was not renewing its lease. "Although it is always sad to see landmark stores close down locations in town, I look ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ — Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin (D–Dist 19) praises the statewide minimum wage increase as “a monumental accomplishment” that will greatly benefit New Jersey’s workforce. New Year's Day, New Jersey's minimum wage rose from $13 to $14.13 per hour. The minimum wage for workers who ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - A week ahead of Christmas, Ridgewood Feed the Frontlines had only 2,200 meals left in its arsenal supporting food security in Bergen County. But New Jersey Economic Development Authority made yet another big announcement just in time - Ridgewood would receive an additional $500,000 ...

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NEWARK, NJ -  Choose New Jersey completed its second successful economic mission trip to India this month further building on the connections established during the September 2019 business mission to India led by Governor Phil Murphy and First Lady Tammy Murphy. The eight-day mission, spanning ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - At first, Jeanne Johnson thought Ridgewood Talks was going to be a short series of episodes highlighting interesting issues and figures throughout Ridgewood. But now it has grown into a podcast with full-blown production and frequent episodes focused on telling listeners about all ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ – Cooking is exhausting - grocery shopping, prepping, actually cooking and then the worst part… cleaning up. Fortunately, many of Ridgewood’s restaurants are open on Christmas Eve and some are ready to welcome you on Christmas Day to minimize the hassle in your kitchen. Diners ...

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NEWARK, NJ – PSE&G has been recognized again for delivering award-winning customer satisfaction. As New Jersey’s largest combination utility, PSE&G provides electric service for 2.3 million customers and natural gas service for 1.9 million customers. PSE&G is the first combination ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - Local business owner and community activist Jeanne Johnson assembled fellow entrepreneurs at Park West Tavern Wednesday morning to discuss making the local business community more connected and vibrant. Attendees listened and engaged with a panel including Johnson, Central Business ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ – The final round of leaf collection for the season concludes this week. DPW workers are scheduled to finish pickups in Areas A and B up by Tuesday and start the southwest side of town (Area D) on Monday. This includes side and main streets around South Maple, Ackerman, Lincoln, and ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ – The annual holiday parking program goes into effect this weekend. Shoppers and diners can park for free on the second and third floors of the Hudson Street Parking Garage on the Saturdays leading up to Christmas. The free spaces are limited to a maximum of four hours between the ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ – The Ridgewood Chamber of Commerce’s annual Downtown for the Holidays will be held Friday, Dec. 2 from 6 to 9 p.m. East Ridgewood Avenue will be closed to motor vehicle traffic from Maple Avenue to Broad Street to create a pedestrian plaza for the evening. The tree lighting is set ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ – The final round of leaf collect for the season will begin on Wednesday this week. DPW workers will be busy on the northeast, northwest, and southeast sections of the village (Areas A, B, and C). This includes almost all streets east of North and South Maple Avenue and some streets ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - With leftover turkey filling refrigerators, Ridgewood residents headed to Van Neste Square for the Ridgewood Guild's 13th Annual Winterfest. Santa Claus and his ensemble of elves brought the park to life with an assortment of family-friendly activities including a winter tractor ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ – The Village of Ridgewood is sponsoring a free mobile drive-thru paper shredding event on Saturday, Nov. 19 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.—or until the truck runs out of space. The event will be held in the Graydon Pool parking lot and is open to Ridgewood residents only.  Participants ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - Information travels faster than the speed of light and Valley Health System has been recognized by CHIME HealthCare for being on the forefront of using technology to improve the delivery of care. No stranger to the list, Valley has worked to make the mark for the past 22 years and ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ – Expect traffic and noise in the downtown and west side business districts this week. The Shade Tree Department tree-removal work continues this week. Village workers will be cutting down and removing dozens of unhealthy or problematic trees and replacing them with new plantings. The ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - Increasing its commitment to covering news in the community, TAPinto Ridgewood announced the hiring of Rebecca Rydell as editor. As leader of the content team, she will expand coverage of village events and introduce additional lifestyle, investigative, and human interest ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - The developer who proposed and was denied a 69-unit apartment mixed-use complex is suing the borough, the Planning Board and three Planning Board members to gain approval for the development at 175 Rock Road. The lawsuit, filed on October 14 in Bergen County Superior Court, is ...

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NEW JERSEY - If anyone was wondering when that coveted extra hour of sleep rolls around, it's this weekend.  The time has arrived once again to roll those clocks back one hour and enjoy some extra sleep as Daylight Saving Time comes to an end at 2 a.m. on Sunday, November 6. The process of ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – Assisting nearly 500 local entrepreneurs during the COVID-19 bounce-back, students at Bergen Community College earned their own office, which opened October 20. Through a collaboration with the Bergen County Business Resource Network, students are the backbone of the core of "small ...

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If you see and ignore one of the eight tell-tale signs of roofing damage, GenSun Roofing has a caution for you: it can only get worse. “The biggest result is more damage to the underlying decking of the roof. Procrastination costs homeowners thousands every year,” said Jim Contreni, the ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - It’s that usual time of year when families gather together, head towards the nice warm weather of the beach or take the opportunity to host a cookout. Labor day is a day off on the first Monday of September every year which is meant to celebrate the hardworking American laborers and ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - In an effort to improve operational efficiency and customer service, Ridgewood Water has consolidated its headquarters from three buildings to one next to the library and village hall. Now located at 111 N. Maple Ave., Ridgewood Water’s team of 33 employees are in one place with ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - The central business district seemed especially empty Thursday evening, besides the occasional group of friends strolling through Main Street or couples sitting on the benches in Memorial Park. But that is going to change in the next few weeks. According to Ridgewood residents ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - Rather than staying stuck inside, Ridgewood residents headed to the central business district for festivities Saturday. The day's events included live music in Van Neste Square, vendors in and around the Memorial Park, and other family friendly activities for a fun time right in ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - Ridgewood Farmers Market is held together by an intimate bouquet of farmers that offer an immense source of farm-to-table vegetables, fruit, baked goods, honey, and other products for customers to enjoy. According to the Ridgewood Chamber of Commerce, these farmers have been in this ...

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