March 18, 2009 THE VILLADOM TIMES IV • Page 5 Ramsey Emergency responders tackle house fire, rollover A fire that authorities said did not appear to have a suspicious origin led to extensive damage to a DeBaun Avenue, Ramsey home and claimed the lives of three family dogs. Police reported that the five human occupants of the home were able to exit the building. The report of the house fire came in at approximately 6 a.m. on March 10. Firefighters who responded to the scene found a fully involved blaze that had engulfed the upper and lower floors of the home. The two adults and three children were forced to exit quickly, but only minor injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation. The borough’s emergency personnel had, at 2:05 the same morning, responded to a one-car accident on Route 17 South in the vicinity of a local car dealership. Police reported that a 2006 Mazda with New York license plates had rolled over after the driver apparently struck a curb, left the roadway, and hit a guardrail and fence. The driver was a 25-year-old Monroe, New York resident who was traveling with his wife and their three children. Only minor injuries were reported, according to police. Authorities believe the man may have fallen asleep. No charges had been filed at press time. At 2:49 a.m. on Feb. 22, Patrolman Jeff Guilfoyle observed a vehicle swerving across the double yellow lines on Franklin Turnpike. A motor vehicle stop was conducted. The driver had an odor of an alcoholic beverage emanating from his speech and admitted to drinking alcohol earlier. At the conclusion of field sobriety tests, the 45year-old Ramsey man was arrested for drunk driving. On Feb. 23 at 2:05 a.m., Patrolman Matt Rork observed a vehicle commit numerous traffic infractions and conducted a motor vehicle stop on Route 17. There was an odor of an alcoholic beverage emanating from the drivIn Home Ramsey Police Department Report Photos courtesy of the Ramsey Fire Department. er’s breath. At the conclusion of field sobriety tests, the 37-year-old Lodi woman was arrested for driving while intoxicated. Patrolman Jeff Guilfoyle received a “be on the lookout” broadcast about a possible drunk driver traveling Route 17 North at 10:46 p.m. on Feb. 25. Ptl. Guilfoyle located the vehicle and conducted a motor vehicle stop after observing traffic violations. The driver had an odor of an alcoholic beverage emanating from his breath. At the conclusion of field sobriety tests, the 23-year-old Stony Point, New York woman was arrested for driving while intoxicated. ����� ���� ����� ��� Absolute Beginner ������������ ������ Bridge Lesson PERSONAL TRAINING • Flexible Scheduling • Nutrition Guidance • Sports Specific Training • Men, Women, Children & Couples With Brad BK BOOKKEEPING & PAYROLL SERVICE, LLC Wednesday, April 22 • 12:45 pm West Side Presbyterian Church 6 S. Monroe St., Ridgewood Reserve Today: 201-818-0141 ������������ Bridge combines the suspense of poker with the challenge of chess. Sharpen your memory. Meet interesting people. Laugh �� out loud. Join Master Bridge Teacher Amy Nellissen for a free, no-obligation introductory lesson. Proud Supporters of the American Contract Bridge League Lose 20 lbs in 10 Weeks Insured Degreed & Certified For Free Consultation call: TONE UP/LOSE FAT/ FEEL GREAT  QUICKBOOKS PRO SPECIALISTS Servicing All Small Businesses Phone: 973-423-0303 Fax: 973-423-3131 Annmarie Breeman • Nancy Kough  3-18-09 Mike/Janine BridgeTable2x.5(3-18-09) 2x2.5 201-925-0381 But STILL can’t lose that Tummy or Cellulite? Call me about VelaShapeTM A NEW Nonsurgical method of Fat reduction and body contouring • Non-invasive • No Anesthesia • No Downtime Beverly Dunn, MD Waldwick, NJ • 201-445-0032 Dieting? Working Out? ����������� ������ Since 1975 Lose Weight & Release Stress Tues. & Thurs. - 7:30-8:15 PM Sat. - 9:00 - 9:45 AM Class will start Tues. 3/17/09 Register by 3/14/09 Wear Tee Shirt & Sweat Pants 26 E. Main St. Ramsey Fitness Challenge FREE Trial Program 30 DAY 201-327-7080 ���