Academy decision will have negative impact
Aug 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor, The decision to “decentralize” the Academy for Fine Arts and Academics at Bayonne High School is one that will negatively impact the district and the city. AFA2 was presented in ever...
Time for legal cannabis in New Jersey
Aug 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Throughout the nation, the move to legalize cannabis for medical reasons and recreational purposes is gaining momentum. More than a dozen States have already taken action to allow th...
I oppose Barnabas in Bayonne
Aug 02, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: I write in opposition to the Barnabas Health Satellite Emergency Department (SED) in Bayonne. And while I was a member of the city planning commission that initially approved the pro...
Expletives
Aug 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: In the old days, Scaramucci would have had his mouth washed out with soap. Cursing is the lack of self control. JIM LYNCH
Speed camera area proven failure
Aug 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Assemblyman Nick Chiaravalloti recently sponsored legislation to install "speed cameras" in construction zones throughout the State of New Jersey. This idea has failed in the past, a...
Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: In 2014, it surpassed both car accidents and gun violence in number of deaths. Those with loved ones who are using opiates or heroin need to be aware that opiates are the main contri...
World Refugee Day
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: June 20 of every year is world refugee day and while this letter will be sent out after it, it is still a reminder that people around the world need our love and support. The Refugee...
We need healthy health care competition
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Bayonne Health Consortium is bombarding Bayonne residents with misleading full-page ads in the BCN pleading “Keep Bayonne Healthcare Local” in its effort to keep Barnabas Health from...
Celebrating community, local artists and small business owners
Jul 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Please join the Bayonne Civic League as we celebrate our community, local artists, and small business owners. The newly-formed Bayonne Civic League will be hosting a wine tasting at ...
59 is a lonely number
Jul 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: You may have read about the Barbarise twins. They were among the teachers caught up in the budget crisis affected by the BBOED "overspending" $6,000,000 of taxpayers’ money. As their...