Still waiting for change
Oct 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Last year I wrote a letter directed to our politicians regarding the safety issue of helicopters. Nothing has changed. As a witness to the daily warm of buzzing copters crisscrossing n...
Hoboken should see benefits of new pump soon
Oct 23, 2011 | 5 5 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Earlier this week, the H1 Wet Weather Pump Station officially opened in Hoboken. Unfortunately my duties as a full-time teacher precluded me from attending the grand opening. I did, ho...
Remember who voted to kill the hospital
Oct 16, 2011 | 3 3 comments | 156 156 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Friends and Neighbors: Just over a week ago, against all odds, our community hospital was saved from the brink of closure. Many thanks to the hard work and dedication of Toni Tamarazzo and the...
On November 8, vote YES to reject Ordinance Z-88
Oct 16, 2011 | 2 2 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Citizens of Hoboken: Hoboken’s November 8, 2011 General Election ballot contains Public Question No. 2: “Shall the Ordinance Z-88, adopted by the City Council of the City of Hoboken, which amends c...
Trouble in the schools
Oct 16, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Ms. Theresa Burns claimed in this past week's paper that the Kids First appointed Carter-Rusak team managed, in two years, to create a learning environment that resulted in an 18 perce...
Apartment shortage hurts Hoboken’s working people the most
Oct 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: “Apartment Shortage in Hudson County” (Sept. 25) reads more as a free advertisement for the real estate industry rather than a serious piece of journalism. The reason renting is the in...
Rose was a great leader even though she’s not being reappointed
Oct 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Rose Perry has been a faithful and effective member of the Library Board of Trustees for the past five years. The Library has benefited greatly from Rose’s experiences as a long-time e...
Vote YES to reject anti-rent control ordinance
Oct 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Thank you, and congratulations to all who signed the petition for a referendum on the recent changes to Hoboken’s rent control law. You have won the right (so far) to have these change...
City’s lack of transparency leaves questions
Oct 09, 2011 | 5 5 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Mayor Zimmer who, with promises of reform, has waved the banner of openness and integrity, has used every technique and opacity of secrecy in the book to hide the facts concerning the ...
Trouble in the schools
Oct 09, 2011 | 2 2 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Sept 18, 2011 article entitled "Schools must meet state test score requirements" focused in part on the recent Quality Single Accountability Continuum (QSAC) evaluation of the Hobo...