Newark man crashes into Ridgewood construction site
A 49-year-old Newark man is accused of leading police on a brief car chase Thursday night that began on Route 17 south in Upper Saddle River and ended in a crash in Ridgewood, authorities said.
The Jersey Journal
Newark man drunk driving stolen car arrested after brief chase ends in Ridgewood, police say
UPPER SADDLE RIVER - A Newark man driving a stolen car while drunk led police on a brief chase along Route 17 before he drove off the roadway, struck a curb and was arrested late Thursday, authorities said.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Joan Rivers' condition upgraded after near-fatal surgery scare
JULY 01: Joan Rivers promotes 'Diary Of A Mad Diva' at Bookends Bookstore on July 1, 2014 in Ridgewood, New Jersey.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Chef John Benjamin of Park West Tavern in Ridgewood on his favorite...
After graduating from the Culinary Institute of America, John Benjamin worked at some highly venerated restaurants, including Aureole in Manhattan and The French Laundry in California's Napa Valley.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Grease-laden spill cleaned up at Ridgewood treatment plant in Glen Rock
Ridgewood officials said municipal workers dealt with a substantial cooking grease spill Tuesday at the village's wastewater treatment plant on Prospect Street in Glen Rock.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Garber Square Paving Project In Ridgewood To Resume Monday
The Garber Square paving project is scheduled to resume on Monday, August 25th. The work will take place 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Ridgewood tells owners to fix up homes
Officials have notified the owners of six residential properties, deemed to be abandoned, that they need to make improvements to them soon or the village will take action.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
New pistachio pastry at Sook in Ridgewood
The new creation at Sook Pastry in Ridgewood is called the Berkshire: It's pistachio mousse and pistachio dacquoise, with a mix of banana and pineapple puree .
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Wasabi Japanese Restaurant's chef on the best way to cook rice
Kazuhiko Takahashi, chef and owner of Wasabi, the three-star Japanese restaurant in Ridgewood, never went to culinary school.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Madoff worker seeks sentencing delay
A 76-year Paramus man who has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit securities fraud while working for Bernard Madoff has asked to the court postpone his sentencing, in part due to ill health.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Ridgewood's manager settling into new role
Village Manager Roberta Sonenfeld has worked many 7 a.m.-to-7 p.m. days since she was hired at Ridgewood's top administrator March 31. Sonenfeld has already had one-on-one meetings with more than 60 village employees from several departments, including health, fire, police and finance, with plans to meet with all roughly 270 individuals who work in ... (more)
Ridgewood officers tend to injured deer
An injured fawn temporarily delayed traffic early this morning along Grove Street, as emergency responders tried capturing the wild animal.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Summit's Cucina Bottega is fun and just formal enough
The 10-ounce ribeye steak at Cucina Bottega is served with roasted shallots and a red wine reduction.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Field cleanup creates new mess in Ridgewood
Work being done at the high school this week to clean silt from the surface of a turf playing field has coated some neighboring homes in dust, according to residents.
Paramus: Police Blotter, Aug. 14
EDITOR'S NOTE: Town News compiles "Police Blotter" from information provided by area police departments.
Ridgewood News Op-Ed: When the cemetery dies
After Paramus Plains Cemetery closed, the remains of the men and women who were buried there were reinterred at George Washington Memorial Park.
Ridgewood resident's monitoring of brook helps village locate issue
Ridgewood resident Doug Goodell has become a trusted advisor to the village on flooding in the Ho-Ho-Kus Brook, frequently visiting the gauge station on Franklin Turnpike to document the water level.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Midland Park plans to discontinue contracting with Wyckoff for police dispatch services
The police dispatch center in Wyckoff will be impacted by the decision by Midland Park to end its interlocal services agreement with the township by the end of the year.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
The Verona-Cedar Grove Times
Ridgewood: Police Blotter, Aug. 12
EDITOR'S NOTE: The Ridgewood News compiles "Police Blotter" from information provided by area police departments.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
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