Loud sounds
Apr 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 246 246 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Noise pollution is a growing concern for those of us who live in or near cities. The assault of the loud sounds drowns out all other experiences and causes mental and physical damage. ...
Help for Sandy’s emotional impact is available
Apr 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s hard to believe how quickly time has gone by since Superstorm Sandy devastated many of our New Jersey communities, damaging homes and businesses and wreaking widespread havoc on t...
Sign of the times & time of the signs
Apr 14, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In Hoboken there are a few unwritten rules of etiquette that apply to the posting of signs/fliers. You don’t have to be interested in, or approve of, whatever is being promoted; but ei...
Selective memory
Apr 14, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Mahatma Gandhi once said “A 'no' uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a 'yes' merely uttered to please, or worse, to avoid trouble.” On March 27, I voted to stand up with...
School Board wants even more of your money
Apr 14, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Did board member Irene Sobolov in last week’s letters really call the votes by three school board members “purely symbolic actions”? Now, apparently, voting against a budget that raise...
Thank you teachers and students
Apr 14, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I’d like to give a big thank you to Peer Advisors Mrs. Luz Durando, Ms. Denise Donnelly, and the children of the Wallace school for giving us a very enjoyable afternoon. We appreciated...
The noise
Apr 14, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Living in a busy urban environment we are all used to noise. However, over the last couple of months there has been a noticeable increase in the frequency and intensity of helicopters ...
The Friends’ fall fundraiser
Apr 14, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Hoboken Public Library is an architectural treasure and an invaluable cultural asset to our community, but have you noticed that the building would benefit from a new front door, o...
Political hay despite open budget process
Apr 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Setting the school budget signifies a commitment to accomplish the educational goals previously adopted by the Board, as well as a commitment to the residents and taxpayers to reach th...
From homeowners to homeless
Apr 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Yesterday we had a costly mishap? (accident) in our neighbor city of Hoboken where United Water or a contractor working for UW broke a main water pipe that contributed to another major...