Sign of the times & time of the signs
Apr 14, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 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 | 24 24 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 | 43 43 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 | 12 12 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
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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
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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 | 87 87 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 | 8 8 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...
School breakfast is a smart choice
Apr 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In New Jersey, we spend billions of dollars each year on public education. Yet we fail to do a simple and inexpensive thing that can help thousands of children succeed in school. Feed ...
Promises, promises, promises
Mar 31, 2013 | 10 10 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Hoboken’s March 20th City Council Meeting once again illustrated how Mayor Zimmer and her allies on the City Council are not serious about providing Hoboken with more parks. Time and t...