Hillsdale study deems dam rehabilitation project to be safe, but project remains on ...
United Water's Woodcliff Lake Dam rehabilitation project, a proposed two-year construction venture that has fueled worry in the Hillsdale community, will not increase flooding in the already flood-prone borough, officials said last week.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Dam Study, New Principal, Reservoir Release Top This Week's News
Engineers: Pascack Brook Flooding Could be Reduced by Dam Operations Engineers from GEI Consultants said Tuesday that United Water's upcoming project at the Woodcliff Lake Dam would not worsen flooding downstream along the Pascack Brook, and a change in dam operations to carefully release water from the reservoir before storms could likely mitigate ... (more)
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Hillsdale, River Vale and Westwood interested in consolidating municipal courts
Officials from Hillsdale , River Vale and Westwood say they are interested in looking into whether it would be feasible for the three towns to merge their municipal court functions.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Weather Service Issues Another Flood Watch
The National Weather Service issued the third flood watch in a week for Bergen County and much of the tri-state area Wednesday.
No one injured in two-alarm garage fire in Hillsdale
Firefighters from five Pascack Valley departments responded to a two-alarm fire that started in the garage of a Hillsdale home last night.
Engineers: Pascack Brook Flooding Could be Reduced by Dam Operations
Engineers from GEI Consultants said Tuesday that United Water's upcoming project at the Woodcliff Lake Dam would not worsen flooding downstream along the Pascack Brook, and a change in dam operations to carefully release water from the reservoir before storms could likely mitigate some flooding.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Two Seek Unexpired Hillsdale School Board Seat
Hillsdale residents will have two candidates to choose from for a one-year unexpired term on the Hillsdale Board of Education in November.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Woodcliff Lake Dam History, Details on United Water's Plan
The 871 million-gallon Woodcliff Lake Reservoir has been used as a source of drinking water since the Pascack Brook was dammed to create the lake more than 100 years ago, but an increase in flooding in recent years and an upcoming project to increase the rate at which water can exit the reservoir have some Westwood and Hillsdale residents worried ... (more)
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Mayor's Primary Victory, Screwdriver Attack, Man Stuck in Attic Top This Week's News
Sobkowicz Team Wins Washington Township Republican Primary Janet Sobkowicz, Peter Calamari and Tom Sears won the Republican Party's nominations and may face just one Democrat in November.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Flood Solution Group Protests United Water
About two dozen members of the Hillsdale & Westwood Flood Solution Group faced the tail end of Tropical Storm Andrea Friday evening to protest United Water.
Hillsdale roads to be resurfaced over the next few months
DPW Superintendent Keith Durie said the County of Bergen has been in touch with him regarding which county roadways are expected to be improved.
Emergency services in Hillsdale and Westwood are preparing for the worst as the remnants of Tropical Storm Andrea makes it way into the area today.
'Due' Opens in Ridgewood
Following a private event on Thursday, "authentic" Italian restaurant 'Due' has opened its doors to the public.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Flash Flood Watch Issued For Friday, Saturday
The remnants of Tropical Storm Andrea are expected to dump as much as 4 inches of rain around the Westwood area Friday and residents are worried that the Pascack Brook could flood.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
New Jersey Remembers Lautenberg as Senator Who 'Worked Tirelessly'
New Jersey residents reacted Monday following the news that U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg , 89, died in the early morning hours as a result of complications of viral pneumonia.
Westwood man arrested for allegedly assaulting co-worker in Hillsdale
A 36-year-old Westwood man was arrested in connection with an aggravated assault incident in Hillsdale early Tuesday morning, according to police.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Four injured in rollover crash in Woodcliff Lake
Shortly after 8:15 a.m. this morning, firefighters were dispatched to Wierimus Lane in Woodcliff Lake on a report of a rollover motor vehicle accident.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Hillsdale School Eliminates Assistant Principal, Creates Two Positions
Hillsdale Schools are planning to institute a change in administrators this summer which district officials said will address their changing needs.
New Jersey Reacts to Lautenberg's Death
Former constituents were quick to react Monday following the news that U.S. Sen.
Tree felled by lightning crashes into side of Hillsdale house
No injuries were reported after a tree that was struck by lightning crashed into the side of a Hillsdale home last night, according to Hillsdale Fire Chief Jason Durie.