NJ is long overdue for a new senator; here’s why
Aug 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: New Jersey hasn’t elected a Republican to represent our state in the US Senate since 1972, and it’s time that came to an end. Whether you are a Republican or a Democrat, it’s time to...
Immigration laws need to be reformed
Aug 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: It is a sad testament to the state of U.S. law when a public officeholder, such as Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop, can openly proclaim to break U,S. law by not cooperating with ICE a...
Trashing trashcans
Aug 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: A drive around Bayonne after trash pickup reveals not only sloppiness in the basic task, i.e. trash on streets, but also the wreckage inflicted upon homeowners' wallets measured by d...
Support Gov. Murphy’s pre-K expansion
Aug 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: This writer recalls in approximately 1965 under the Johnson Administration the opening of the first Head Start preschools in Jersey City. This most worthy program was responsible for...
Saying thank you
Aug 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, I want to say thank you to Carepoint Bayonne Medical Center for the wonderful care they gave my mother, Theresa Kochanski recently. She was there for three weeks. Thank you to the ER...
Thanks for a successful fundraiser
Jul 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: The Take Me Home Fundraiser was such a success thanks to all who sponsored, volunteered, and donated. There are no words to express how grateful we are for everyone’s generosity. The...
Creating a Hollywood for the greater good
Jul 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Talk about making a better world usually involves the realms of education, activism, and politics. As it should, but there’s a fourth dimension of society, often overlooked, which is...
History of Memorial Day
Jul 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: The ancient Greeks and Romans held annual days of remembrance for loved ones each year, decorating their graves with flowers and public festivals, the first in 431 B.C. Many viewed t...
Tread Lightly: Worn Tires Put Drivers at Risk, AAA tests reveal hazards of worn tires in wet weather
Jul 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Afternoon downpours could spell disaster for millions of road trippers this summer, thanks to an unlikely suspect: tires. New research from AAA reveals that driving on relatively wor...
Bayonne needs to brace for tax revaluation
Jul 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Bayonne faces many challenges in the next few years. Public transportation, taxes, crime, litter, and quality-of-life issues are always hot topics in our city, but there is one loomi...