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Lauren Kidd Ferguson

Community Reporter lkferguson@dailyvoice.com

Lauren Kidd Ferguson began her journalism career in 2004 as a statehouse reporter for Gannett New Jersey. She was a member of a team that covered state government and politics for seven daily newspapers throughout New Jersey. Her coverage of the McGreevey administration and young voters earned her the New Jersey Press Association’s award for best rookie reporter in the state. Lauren also served as a reporter for Gannett’s flagship New Jersey paper, the Asbury Park Press. She covered communities along the Jersey Shore, and won investigative reporting awards for writing about police brutality in Seaside Park. She has also worked as a speechwriter and spokesperson for the New Jersey Department of Children and Families, as well as a communications manager for Children’s Rights, a national advocacy organization that uses the law to reform foster care systems. Lauren graduated from the College of New Jersey. She grew up in Ringwood, and now calls Waldwick home. She believes everyone has a story to tell, and she’d love to hear yours.

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  1. Bergen Smart-Tech House Sells At Record Price

    Bergen Smart-Tech House Sells At Record Price

    UPPER SADDLE RIVER, N.J. – A 13,000 square-foot new construction home recently sold for $3.3 million, the highest-recorded for a single-family house in Upper Saddle River in the last ten years.The property – located at 18 Glen Carl Rd. – features six en-suite bedrooms, six and a half bathrooms, smart technology and an open floor plan. It also features a great room with a two-story ...

  2. Passaic County Fair Returns With Rides, Beer Tent, Petting Zoo

    Passaic County Fair Returns With Rides, Beer Tent, Petting Zoo

    WOODLAND PARK, N.J. – For four days, Garrett Mountain Reservation in Woodland Park will be home to amusement rides, funnel cake and a beer garden.The annual Passaic County Fair will take place at the park from Thursday, August 17, through Sunday, August 20.“We are expecting close to 20,000 visitors to the Fair this year,” said Passaic County Freeholder TJ Best.“Every year the Passaic ...

  3. Elmwood Park Clerk Explores Congressional Run

    Elmwood Park Clerk Explores Congressional Run

    WOODLAND PARK, N.J. – Woodland Park Mayor Keith Kazmark is considering a run for Congress.Kazmark -- a Democrat who also serves as municipal clerk in Elmwood Park – announced this week that he is forming a congressional exploratory committee.He would try to unseat incumbent Rodney Frelinghuysen in New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District in 2018.“I love my job as Mayor and will continue ...

  4. These Bergen, Passaic Colleges Rank Among Schools With Highest Paid Grads

    These Bergen, Passaic Colleges Rank Among Schools With Highest Paid Grads

    TEANECK, N.J. – Graduates of seven colleges in Bergen and Passaic County are earning at or above the national average a decade after enrolling, according to a list released by NJ.com.The list includes 35 two- and four-year colleges in New Jersey, and ranks Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken as number one, with graduates averaging a salary of more than $83,000 ten years after ...

  5. Motorcyclist Killed In Wayne Crash Was Pompton Lakes Police Sergeant

    Motorcyclist Killed In Wayne Crash Was Pompton Lakes Police Sergeant

    POMPTON LAKES, N.J. – A Pompton Lakes Police officer was killed early Wednesday morning, after his motorcycle hit a deer in Wayne.Sgt. Peter J. Kamper, 40, was pronounced dead at Saint Joseph’s Medical Center, police said.Condolences and messages of support began to come in Wednesday for Kamper’s family and his colleagues on the Pompton Lakes Police Department.“Oakland PBA Local 164 ...

  6. Land Near East Rutherford’s American Dream Could Be Redeveloped

    Land Near East Rutherford’s American Dream Could Be Redeveloped

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Up to 109 more acres from Carlstadt may be added to the redevelopment area surrounding the American Dream Meadowlands megamall in East Rutherford, NorthJersey.com reports.The Paterson Plank Road Redevelopment Area – which already includes 250 acres in Carlstadt and East Rutherford – is considered by many to be the gateway to the Meadowlands, the story says.The ...

  7. Celebs, Press Storm South Hackensack Motel Seeking Sinead O'Connor

    Celebs, Press Storm South Hackensack Motel Seeking Sinead O'Connor

    SOUTH HACKENSACK, N.J. — The only trace of Sinead O'Connor at the South Hackensack Travelodge Tuesday morning was her black Chevrolet with an Illinois license plate.The desk attendant told Daily Voice that the suicidal singer — who last week released a heartbreaking video revealing she was staying at the motel — left last Wednesday on foot looking happy, and got into a vehicle near ...

  8. Property Tax Bills On These Eight Bergen Homes Are Among NJ’s Highest

    Property Tax Bills On These Eight Bergen Homes Are Among NJ’s Highest

    ALPINE, N.J. – Eight of the homes with the highest property taxes in New Jersey are in Bergen County, and five of them are in Alpine, according to a list released by NJ.com.The list, compiled using data from NJparcels.com, also includes homes in Englewood and Mahwah. The home with the highest property taxes in the state -- in Moorestown in Burlington County -- boasts a bill of ...

  9. East Rutherford Principal Appointed To Saddle Brook Board Of Education

    East Rutherford Principal Appointed To Saddle Brook Board Of Education

    SADDLE BROOK, N.J. – A longtime educator was appointed to the Saddle Brook Board of Education this week.Regina Barrale, principal of Alfred S. Faust Intermediate School in East Rutherford, was appointed to fill the unexpired term of former board member David Gierek, who was recently appointed to the Saddle Brook Township Council.“I want to be involved to make decisions based on what is ...

  10. Wayne Boy Injured In DWI Crash Feels 'So Loved' From Warm Welcome Home

    Wayne Boy Injured In DWI Crash Feels 'So Loved' From Warm Welcome Home

    WAYNE, N.J. – A 10-year-old Wayne boy was welcomed home Friday, after spending months in the hospital recovering from serious injuries sustained when his family’s vehicle was hit from behind by a drunk driver, according to multiple media reports.Matthew Polifonte was put in a medically-induced coma and had brain surgery following the March crash on Ratzer Road. Polifonte’s twin sister ...

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