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    Ridgewood Football-more than just a game

    by  • October 9, 2011 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

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    By BECKY PENHAKER
    On the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, Chuck Johnson opened the weight room at Ridgewood High School the same way he had for the past 16 years-opening its doors at 6 am sharp. As the head football coach and physical education teacher, he was used to his routine.
    Johnson’s regimented schedule, however, was put […]

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    Ridgewood Reflects, Remembers 12 9/11 Victims

    by  • October 3, 2011 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Ridgewood honored the 12 residents who were victims of the Sept. 11 attack with a ceremony on the tenth anniversary and a memorial exhibit in the Ridgewood Public Library // PHOTO BY ELYSE TORIBIO

    By MEGAN ANDERLE, BECKY PENHAKER and ELYSE TORIBIO
    Elizabeth Sullivan, of Ridgewood, was in eighth grade when she heard the news that her father’s best friend, Daniel McGinley, was missing on Sept. 11, 2001. Her immediate reaction was disbelief.
    “He was a funny, boisterous man,” Sullivan recalls of man who she knew since she was a child. […]

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