Tag: paramus

Retail epicenter Paramus embraces N.J. plastic bag ban fad

PARAMUS, N.J. – Banning plastic products is all the rage right now in New Jersey. Jersey City and Hoboken have enacted bans. Now Paramus – the Bergen County retail epicenter which posts $6 billion in retail sales annually – is Read More

26-year-old Di Piazza embraces role as Paramus’s new taxpayer watchdog

Newly-minted Republican Councilman Chris Di Piazza is wasting no time in getting to work to improve Paramus. In his first business meeting on the Paramus Council, the 26-year-old Di Piazza cast a dissenting vote against Democrat Mayor Rich LaBarbiera‘s choice Read More

The Top 5 Local Races to Watch in Bergen County

While the LD38 and LD39 showdowns are consuming most of the energy in Bergen County, there are usual a handful of brutally contentious races municipal races which are drawing their own fair share of contention. Here are THE five local Read More

OPINION: Muslim Republican Paramus Council Candidate Reda embodies GOP’s path forward

Adapt or die. It’s a common phrase in business practice, but it’s premise is no less applicable to the political world. Political parties or movements which fail to adapt to changing demographics and the needs of citizens will lose power Read More