Freedom of the press in France and the U.S.
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We join the rest of the world in mourning the brave staff of the magazine Charlie Hebdo, gunned down by religious fanatics for defending freedom of the press. Meat industry fanatics in...
Help us resurrect Leonard Gordon Park
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Leonard Gordon Park (aka “Mosquito Park”) may be the most rundown, neglected major community park in Jersey City. The Friends of Leonard Gordon Park, and the community, have worked har...
Garcia applauds Port Authority for dropping service cuts
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Democracy is indeed alive and well. Here’s the proof. When a plan to cut overnight PATH train service was unveiled in the midst of the holidays there was a collective chorus of voices ...
Air pollution is dangerous to mothers and children
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Air pollution has been a huge problem in New Jersey for over a great number of decades. All the residents living in New Jersey are still being exposed to all these pollutants regardles...
For caregivers, the work never stops
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Many of us are just getting back to the office after time off for the holidays. But for caregivers, the work never stopped. Indeed, caring for loved ones is a 24/7 gig with no paid tim...
PATH service cuts will hurt working class residents and local growth
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: A plan being considered by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to possibly eliminate overnight PATH train service is a bad idea that could have a devastating impact on thousa...
Public transit needs improvement
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Senator and Mayor Brian P. Stack’s bill that would require a mental health background check for drivers for Uber and Lyft is a great step in the right direction to protect the segment ...
Praise for the ABLE Act
Jan 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: When your child or loved one has an intellectual or developmental disability, you spend a lot of time worrying about the future. That is why I was very grateful that Congress passed an...
Our diet is more deadly than gun violence
Jan 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s time for New Year’s resolutions, particularly those about our health. Although gun violence remains the leading cause of death among young people, our most dangerous weapon is sti...
Thanks to those who helped at Thanksgiving
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of my wife and myself, we would like to show our gratitude to a man that goes out of his way every year to make time to cook and slice over 150 turkeys while he runs his succ...