New recruits deserve new mental health screenings
May 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Will it take another tragedy such as that of Chris Kyle and Eddie Ray Routh for the U.S. government to pass legislation that will provide an initial mental health screening for a new...
Heck no!
May 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: It appears that the “brain-trust” within City Hall should re-examine their actions. By this I mean, the words spoken in no way match reality. Here are only two examples: First, whene...
Time for new leadership in Bayonne
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Bayonne could be the ideal place for millennials in their 20s who work in New York City. Public transportation makes the commute easily accessible, and there are a number of fantasti...
Education = Truth, Truth = Recognition
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: In her book, "Facing History and Ourselves: The Holocaust and Human Behavior Resource Book," Margot Stern Strom writes, “In May 1983, Richard Cohen wrote an article in the Washington...
Your dog’s business is your business
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: I am appalled by the lack of consideration on the part of dog owners who do not pick up after their pets. As I walk my dog in County Park I notice dog feces on the grassy areas along...
Oresko rocks!
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: The Nicholas Oresko School PTO would like to extend our gratitude to all those who have made our annual fundraiser a great success! A big shoutout goes to our dedicated Fundraising C...
Memorial to a train accident
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: The last edition of the Community News had an article about the missing West Sixth Street. What brought memories to me was the picture of the old CNJ railroad bridge remains. While i...
A fracking letter to the editor
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: On May 14, lots of area residents will board buses in Teaneck and Wayne, NJ to attend a historic global climate action – BreakFree Albany, 2016! In the Northeast, we’ll descend on Al...
Spring craft fair a success
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: I wish to thank all the vendors and shoppers who helped make the 56th Street Senior Center's Spring Craft Fair such a huge success. I especially wish to thank Pete Amadeo, Ralph Savo...
Elephant welfare
Apr 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Due to public outcry over animal welfare concerns, companies such as Ringling Brothers and Sea World have agreed to gradually phase out the use of elephants and orcas, respectively, ...