My lovely launderette, how you will be missed!!
Jan 14, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I knew this day was coming. On Dec. 31, 2017, the Bloomfield Launderette closed after 38 years. I have been going there for over 30 years. This is a painful change for me, being only o...
Help save Black Tom Island, a local historic treasure
Jan 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The historic Black Tom Island site is now the southern area of Liberty State Park, along Morris Pesin Drive. It includes the area from the boat launch down to the great lawn at the sou...
Happy with the Hops
Jan 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I sometimes take the Hops, including the Senior Hop. The drivers are the kindest, most considerate workers I’ve ever encountered. I wish to express my gratitude and best wishes to all ...
Hoboken sidewalks non-passable and dangerous
Jan 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Council of the City of Hoboken: Today on a single thirty minute walk, I encountered several occurrences of children - approximately 10 years old - doing "extreme stunts" on our busy pu...
Why teens with bikes should be in the street
Dec 24, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: My son was riding a bike, on the sidewalk today. Law abiding, though foolish, he knew that he could legally ride on the sidewalk going the wrong way down the street. So when he rode in...
When women were in charge
Dec 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear editor: (Re: Rachel Hodes, Hoboken Democratic Committee, on sexual harassment of women, Dec. 10) Remember Time magazine's annual Man Of The Year? In those days, only men made history. But in 2...
Why can't the Christmas Spirit be alive throughout the year?
Dec 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The holiday season is here! Shoppers rush from store to store, looking for the right gift for that special someone. Yuletide cheer is alive and well. Passers-by seem more friendly than...
Honored to serve
Dec 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I probably have not spent my early adult years like most millennials. At 18, I ran for public office for the first time, and was elected to county committee, a position I still hold 14...
Hoboken is safe for any storms with the new upgrade in the Northwest
Dec 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As excited as I am to have a new park in northwest Hoboken, the thing I’m most excited for is its “resilient” nature, specifically its ability to retain one million gallons of storm wa...
Perseverance in the face of adversity
Dec 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: A revolution is quietly taking place in England. An American, divorced, Catholic has captured the heart of Prince Harry. Will English subjects be so easily enamored? Only time will tel...