Act of kindness
Jun 27, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of myself as the President and the Vice President of the Fox Hill Gardens Resident Association, I would like to take this moment to thank the Hoboken Housing Authority’s Exec...
Anybody got a garage we can share?
Jun 20, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: What about “shared services?” There has been a lot of controversy about the Hoboken administration’s attempt to move the Municipal Garage to a lot in a residential neighborhood on 6th ...
Divisions among Hoboken Democrats are unfortunate
Jun 20, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Monday night, the newly-elected members of the Hoboken Democratic Committee met at the Reorganization Meeting to elect our Executive Committee. I was honored to be re-elected by my con...
Leave the children out of political debate
Jun 20, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The second ward councilperson recently brought to our attention that she felt her kids are unfairly being brought into what lately has passed for this community’s political discourse. ...
Mason and her supporters should make political discourse more civil
Jun 20, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Councilwoman Beth Mason this week decried the tone of political discourse in Hoboken, specifically regarding comments by Zoning Board Chairman Tony Soares about her family. Let me be t...
Not all Hoboken traditions are good
Jun 20, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This is an open letter to Mayor Dawn Zimmer: Dear Dawn – I recently received a brochure from you (addressed to “Current Resident”) regarding Hoboken’s “Summer Fun Calendar” that noted ...
An Open Letter to Dawn Zimmer
Jun 20, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
‘A Fair Shake May 30, 2010 Hoboken to shoulder largest county tax hike.’ Mayor Zimmer, why hasn’t the issue of tax abatements for developers been addressed? It needs to be. If abatements for develo...
YMCA closing raises questions
Jun 13, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Open letter to Board: Previous letters have called attention to the suffering to seniors, disadvantaged people, members, and staff caused by the Y’s shutdown without warning on March 1...
Mason opposed putting garage at 8th and Hudson
Jun 13, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This Sunday, June 13, at 7 p.m. the City Council is having a special meeting where the mayor will ask the council to authorize her to borrow $15 million to possibly relocate or buy bac...
Improve pay-to-play, and quit name-calling
Jun 13, 2010 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There has been a lot of discussion recently about the “spirit” of pay to play laws. A few weeks ago, 2nd Ward Councilwoman Beth Mason demanded the resignation of one of her Council col...