A tale of two superintendents
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Scary things happen behind closed doors when it comes to elected boards. This was proven recently in Bayonne, where the newly-elected Board of Education got a serious lesson in communication. Some ...
No musical chairs for City Council seat
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Outgoing County Register Pamela Gardner has flatly denied reports that she is in the running to fill the unexpired Ward F council seat if Ward F Councilwoman Diane Coleman is elected as county regi...
Clinton’s the one?
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Thank God Hillary Clinton won California and New Jersey and did not have to depend on superdelegates. The perception that Clinton somehow cheated her way to the top is inaccurate. She simply worked...
Is Hillary the one?
Jun 05, 2016 | 11 11 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Although the Democratic machine was expected to do some heavy lifting for Hillary Clinton in the New Jersey Democratic Primary on June 7, the real challenge will come in November when voters will l...
A proud moment in Hoboken
May 29, 2016 | 8 8 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
The administration of Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer is so humble it didn’t even take credit when the administration-controlled City Council voted to appoint Hovie Foreman to the Hoboken Housing Authori...
Murphy makes his move
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Even before the presidential election season has expired, the race for governor of New Jersey is underway. Phil Murphy has become the first candidate for the Democratic nomination to officially ann...
Stepping back from the brink
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The war between northern and southern New Jersey took another ill turn for Hudson County when State Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto failed to put forth his bill on the Atlantic City bailout. Politi...
The specter of Atlantic City politics
May 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
There are several important axioms that are practically biblical when it comes to professional gamblers. “The house always wins.” “Never play with your own money.” “Never throw good money after bad...
Is the $100 million proposed school aid cut designed to help Sweeney?
May 01, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Gov. Christopher Christie is talking about cutting $100 million in extra state education aid to Jersey City just at a time when Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop is gearing up to run for the Democrati...
Backing off casino gambling
Apr 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
All it took was a trip to Atlantic City for Mayor Steven Fulop to decide that casino gambling might not be a good idea for Jersey City after all. This came after months of rhetoric saying how a cas...