Ridgewood

Ridgewood residents are pushing back against a cell antenna planned for the top of this church. (Credit:CBS2)

Ridgewood Residents Push Back Against Verizon Antenna Atop Neighborhood Church

There was controversy on Tuesday, over a proposal to put a cell phone antenna next to a church cross in one New Jersey neighborhood.

12/16/2014

Ridgewood police are searching for this man in connection with a burglary (credit: Ridgewood Police Department)

Police Investigating Series Of Burglaries In Ridgewood

Investigators said an older model, dark-colored pickup truck with an extended cab was seen circling the block just before the burglary.

12/10/2014

Ridgewood, Queens residents say parents from a local youth football league are creating a dangerous parking problem in their neighborhood. (Credit: CBS2)

Residents Say Youth Football Program Is Causing Dangerous Parking Situation In Ridgewood, Queens

Residents are blaming a youth football program for clogging the street and endangering their community.

11/12/2014

Police in Ridgewood, NJ are looking for a black Ford Econoline van in connection with a possible luring attempt on Oct. 20, 2014. (credit: Ridgewood Police Department)

Police Investigating Possible Luring Attempt In Ridgewood

A girl told investigators that a driver of black Ford Econoline van slowed down and offered her candy around 3:15 p.m. Monday on East Ridgewood Avenue near Hope Street, police said.

10/21/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Dies In Police Custody After Being Arrested On Warrant In Queens

Police said a man with an active arrest warrant died in custody in Queens Wednesday afternoon, after developing difficulty breathing due to a medical condition.

10/08/2014

This bear was seen in Ridgewood, N.J., on Sept. 30, 2014. (credit: Stephanie Soyka)

Bear Tranquilized After Eluding Capture For Hours In Ridgewood, NJ

A bear spent hours Tuesday eluding authorities in a Bergen County neighborhood before finally being captured, officials said.

09/30/2014

Surveillance image of man wanted in connection with assault on elderly woman in Ridgewood, Queens (Credit: NYPD)

Police Search For Suspect Who Assaulted Elderly Woman In Ridgewood

Police said an 82-year-old woman was struck in the face by a man while she walked at the intersection of Myrtle Avenue and Seneca Street.

09/27/2014

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N.J. Medical Technician Accused Of Videotaping Kids, Collecting Child Porn

A New Jersey medical technician was arrested and charged Friday with secretly videotaping prepubescent children for whom he was administering treatment, as well as collecting child pornography.

09/26/2014

Residents of Howard Road and Bennington Terrace in Ridgewood are coping with a rat infestation. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Ridgewood Residents Urge Town Officials To Help Rid Neighborhood Of Rats

Ridgewood is known as a quiet, bucolic, upscale town. Recently, though, there’s been an influx of some uninvited new residents: Rats.

08/05/2014

Surveillance images of two suspects in the attempted rape of a woman in Ridgewood, Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

2 Charged In Attempted Rape In Ridgewood, Queens

Two suspects were arrested and charged this week in connection with an attempted rape in Ridgewood, Queens.

07/19/2014

Charlotte Samuels (Credit: CBS 2)

New Jersey Teen Swimmer Seeks World Record

For 16-year-old Charlotte Samuels, no ocean is too deep and no goal is too big.

07/18/2014

Surveillance images of two suspects in the attempted rape of a woman in Ridgewood, Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Seek 2 Suspects In Attempted Rape In Ridgewood, Queens

Police on Wednesday were asking the public to help them find two suspects in an attempted rape in Ridgewood, Queens.

07/16/2014

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Former Ridgewood, N.J. Village Worker Gets Probation For Stealing $460,000 In Quarters

A former public works inspector in Ridgewood, New Jersey was sentenced to five years’ probation Monday after admitting stealing $460,000 in quarters over a period of two years.

07/09/2014

Fourth of July parade in Ridgewood, N.J. (Credit: CBS 2)

Rain Doesn’t Stop NJ, LI Towns From Celebrating At July Fourth Parades

Despite the wet weather many area parades stepped off Friday in celebration of Independence Day.

07/04/2014

Valley Hospital, Ridgewood, NJ. (Credit: CBS 2)

Ridgewood Planning Board Rejects Proposal That Would Double Size Of Valley Hospital

Ridgewood residents cheered as a planning board voted against Valley Hospital’s proposal to nearly double in size.

06/17/2014

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