Bayonne needs fiscal responsibility
Apr 22, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: As the financial woes for the city of Bayonne continue, it is clearer than ever before that Bayonne needs fiscal responsibility. It needs leaders that want fiscal responsibility and ...
Sick days save companies money later
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: In New Jersey, 1.2 million workers do not have the ability to earn sick days. Earned sick days can reduce emergency room visits, saving $1.1 billion a year nationally. Parents with p...
Protect our children
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: As some of your readers may know, April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. While highlighting this important issue once a year is a good thing, it is not effective unless its message i...
Lauding new developments, but who’s addressing seniors’ needs?
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: I applaud former Mayor Mark Smith and his Letter to the Editor that was titled “Victory for out-of-town developers” in the April 1 issue. I don’t pretend to understand the intricacie...
Little league approach to major league problems
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: I recently read your article about yet another controversy and addition to an already crowded field to represent the 31st Assembly District. I was mentioned briefly at the end of you...
Going against Mark Smith
Apr 15, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Let’s get right to the point. Who the hell does Mark Smith think he is? How dare he criticize the city council for voting to agree to settle lawsuits? Lawsuits we would not have had ...
Recovering from preventable house fires
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: On February 23 at 1:30 a.m. a fire started in the second floor apartment of our three-family home on 54th street. Thankfully no one was hurt but due to the amount of fire and water d...
Smith’s half-truths
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Are half-truths the same as lies? That's the question that kept coming to my mind as I read the latest letter by former Mayor Smith. His attempt to rewrite history to lay all the bla...
Should the mayor get his police pension?
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Usually former Bayonne reporter Al Sullivan is just awash with excitement as he reports the changing political landscape in his weekly column. And what Mr. Sullivan misses, well, Mr....
Thanks to the Antlers
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: I would like to thank the exiting officers of the Bayonne Elks Lodge 434 for their hard work, dedication, and leadership in our lodge and our community. I also congratulate our incom...