Honor the flag
Jun 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Flag Day is an often overlooked holiday. No day off from work or school, no big parades or fireworks. Probably no BBQs or get-togethers with family and friends. For the most part, pe...
Bayonne Civic League launches “Best Kept Bayonne”
Jun 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: There are so many beautiful homes in Bayonne, and making sure they are in pristine condition can be a fulltime job. That’s why the Bayonne Civic League - whose mission is to improve ...
Immigrants save this nation a great deal of money
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Regarding Mr. Schenk's letter about undocumented immigrants, does he want to be paying $12 for an exterior carwash or triple the price of a diner meal? I sure don't. What about the p...
A green power leader under county executive Tom DeGise
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: There are many issues in today's world facing our environment and I wish to take time to recognize the efforts of our County Executive Tom DeGise in the area of green power and susta...
Let’s try to save the Humanities
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: In case you’ve been on another planet for the past decade, the hottest buzzword in education circles today is “STEM” – an acronym for science, technology, engineering, and math. STEM...
The immigration system is deeply rooted in racism
Jun 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: In the May 30, 2018 paper, a letter to the editor was published regarding the use of the term “undocumented immigrant.” Mr. Schenk, and those like him, claim that the term is legally...
How words are used matters
Jun 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: In a letter printed in the May 30, 2018, edition of this paper a writer stated that the press, including this paper, is supposed to report the truth and not publish propaganda. I agr...
Enjoyed event at the museum
Jun 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: We’d like to thank Mayor Jimmy Davis and the City of Bayonne and Tim for their recent open mic night in May at the museum for poetry, raps, etc. It was a showcase for people to expre...
We need more New Jersey news
May 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: New Jerseyans are stranded in a news desert. That is, we lack essential news and information about ourselves and our communities. Why? The state is wedged between two populous cities...
Honor our veterans all during the year
May 30, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: We should honor our veterans all during the year, not just on Memorial Day or Veterans Day. Our country is so ever grateful to our veterans, past and present who permit our people to...