On education, media, and the future of democracy
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There’s a little known thinking crisis going on in our country. Sometimes called the “dumbing down of America,” it began roughly in the1980s, and, not surprisingly, coincided with a lo...
0.125 percent sales tax overcharges and other shocks to the system!
Mar 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On Jan. 1, 2017, the sales tax rate was reduced from 7 percent to a new rate of 6.875 percent. Problem is, most businesses are still charging the old rate. This is especially troubleso...
Time to hurt animals
Mar 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As he was signing edicts hurting one group after another over the past two weeks, it was only a matter of time before Donald Trump got around to hurting animals - already the most oppr...
Fight the Donald, locally
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Many wonder how they can voice their anger at Donald Trump, his policies, and make lasting positive change. While voters in other states only have the opportunity to express their ange...
The U.S.A. is not a fascist country
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Before and after President Trump became our president, in some segments of the country I saw media images of some protesters with signs likening President Trump to Hitler or that our n...
We’re better than the bullying and hate we’re seeing now
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: “Then they came for me and there was no one left to speak out for me.”- Pastor M. Niemoller when those that have, forget when they could not, we have ignorance. For a government who re...
There are numerous things that need to be fixed in this township
Feb 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As a resident of West New York, I would like to bring certain things to your attention. There are numerous things that need to be fixed in this township. There are many leaning and bro...
Praise for additional rent protections
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Dec. 11 edition recently reported on additional tenant protections in our city. For seniors 2 percent, and other residents, 3 percent. I applaud Mayor Stack and all the commissione...
I will no longer support the Cub Scouts of Secaucus
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am very sorry to hear that the Secaucus Cub Scouts are discriminating against a transgender child. I agree with Sarah McBride of the Human Rights Campaign."To deny a young transgende...
Too many Americans face losing access to health care
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Far too many Americans with disabilities are facing a future with the prospect of losing access to health care. Access to comprehensive, affordable health care coverage can make or bre...