Ridgewood board approves Chestnut Street development

RIDGEWOOD — Barring any unforeseen developments, the village will soon be home to a new residential complex on Chestnut Street. Chestnut Village, a 43-unit apartment complex, will include seven units set aside for affordable housing. It will be built at the site of the old state inspection station, near the village’s central garage. The development is […]

Got Time, Ridgewood Seniors? Volunteering Fair Arrives March 5 | Ridgewood Daily Voice

RIDGEWOOD, N.J. — The Ridgewood Public Library and Age Friendly Ridgewood are reaching out to area seniors, to try to match folks’ skills and interests to an array of volunteer opportunities that are availability in the community. The library is hosting a Volunteer Fair on Sunday afternoon, March 5. “It’s kind of a matchmaking opportunity,” Roberta Panjwani told […]

Toys “R” Us Cuts 250 Jobs At North Jersey HQ: Reports

WAYNE, N.J. — About 250 people at the Toys “R” Us headquarters on Geoffrey Way have been laid off, according to multiple reports. The layoffs were announced Friday, a day before the North American International Toy Fair at the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York City, The Wall Street Journal reported. Amy Von Walter, a […]

The Age of Post-Truth Politics

How can we still be speaking of “facts” when they no longer provide us with information we can all agree on? The problem is that the experts and agencies involved in producing facts have multiplied, and many are now for hire. If you really want to find an expert willing to endorse a fact, and […]