Tag: Ridgewood

Alleged pickpocket sought for operating at Ridgewood subway station: NYPD

Jun. 9, 2023 By Bill Parry Police from the 104th Precinct in Ridgewood and Transit District 33 are looking for a pickpocket operating inside the Myrtle Avenue and Wyckoff Avenue L train station in recent weeks. The first incident occurred during the evening rush on Monday, May 22, when the suspect bumped into a 33-year-old…
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Ridgewood native opens boutique storefront after finding success with online sales

May. 25, 2023 By Anthony Medina A typical day for Martha Ochoa includes a little bit of everything, from packaging items for her customer orders, manning the helm at her storefront and even hosting Facebook live streams until the late hours of the night.  The meaning behind the name of the 34-year-old’s boutique, Cositas Pequenas,…
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Variety Coffee Roasters set to open in Ridgewood this summer

May. 11, 2023 Elijah Hamilton Variety Coffee Roasters will open a new location in Ridgewood this summer, giving residents a new place to get a fresh cup of coffee. Mark Brei, director of Retail at Variety Coffee Roasters, said that opening a new store in Ridgewood was important to the company, as most of their…
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Police seize unlicensed semi-automatic rifle during domestic dispute in Ridgewood

May. 5, 2023 By Bill Parry In addition to an increase in seizures of illegal motorcycles and ATVs and constant vigilance against catalytic converter thieves in recent weeks, police from the 104th Precinct in Ridgewood also had some unique collars. Patrol officers investigating a domestic dispute in the neighborhood on May 3 arrested a man…
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