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Honoring a Friend

By on May 28, 2016

I was asked by Riverdale resident, friend and neighbor, Tyrone Power, to help honor his friend and fellow veteran. Anthony William Bakogiannis (above left), was a combat veteran who served in Afghanistan in the U.S. Army Military Police Corps.  He was a

A Banner Idea

By on March 29, 2016

If you couldn’t attend the March 9th Council Workshop meeting then you missed the Riverdale Beautification Committee as they announced some of their ideas and initiatives for the improvement/beautification of our town.  The committee is just one of several committees


By on March 3, 2016

                           March 22nd, 2016 7:30 PM at the Riverdale Firehouse.                         Attention Citizens of RIVERDALE!  How would you like to become a member of the fastest growing community group in

“A New Era in Riverdale”

By on January 5, 2016

If you were one of the few not in attendance New Year’s Day;   January 1st 2016 marked an important day for Riverdale.  At approximately 3 PM at Borough Hall the two new “Freshman Councilman” and the new Mayor of Riverdale

Small Business Saturday in Riverdale Today!

By on November 28, 2015

This weekend please come out and support the small retail businesses in Riverdale. Sure we all love the Black Friday mega deals from Target, Walmart, Home Depot and the rest, but once you recover from the long lines and lack of

Caroling Event to Benefit the Riverdale Food Bank

By on November 13, 2015

A few years ago a group of friends got together with their kids and started a tradition of caroling in their neighborhood while collecting donations for the Riverdale Food Bank. We called ourselves, the Cotluss Carolers. Last year we reported

Quarry Presentation Scheduled for Monday, Nov 16th

By on November 13, 2015

Due to Veterans Day falling on the second Wednesday of November, the Borough Council Meeting was moved to Monday, November 16th. At this meeting, Tilcon will be giving an informative presentation about their operations and the efforts they will be

Election Day – Tuesday 11/03/15

By on November 2, 2015

Don’t forget to vote on Tuesday, is not just a RIGHT it is a RESPONSIBILITY. Below is a message from the CARELLI-DESAI-OSWALD team who are running for Mayor and Council in Riverdale. Although we are the only ones on the

Carelli-Desai-Oswald Respond to Budesheim’s Hate Mail

By on October 31, 2015

If you are a resident of Riverdale you have already received 2 separate mailings attacking the Carelli-Desai-Oswald team, we all suspected it was the Budesheim camp as there was no one else who had a reason to be so bitter. In

Riverdale Quarry Committee Reports Progress

By on October 27, 2015

At the June 25th Council Meeting, Dave Desai requested that the Council form a special committee to compile and address all of the residents’ concerns over Tilcon’s quarry operations in Riverdale ahead of their license renewal. Councilman Vinnie Pellegrini complied