Zimmer: vote for the future, not the past, on May 10
May 01, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: First, I want to congratulate the newly-elected school board members Carmelo Garcia, Frances Rhodes-Kearns, and Peter Biancamano, and urge them to work closely with the new leadership ...
HUMC update
May 01, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As Chair of the Hoboken Municipal Hospital Authority, I write to share with your readers information about the Authority’s vote to authorize the transfer of ownership of Hoboken Univer...
Empty Bowls fundraiser on May 7
May 01, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Did you know that 3.5 million Americans experience homelessness each year, and of these 23 percent are children? In fact, 1 in 50 children are homeless in America at any given time. It...
Russo working on park, budget, streets, hospital sale
May 01, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I want to begin by thanking all of you who have expressed condolences to me and to my family on the loss of two very important people in our lives, my two grandmothers. Their passing o...
The trust is broken
May 01, 2011 | 2 2 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In March 2011, two Pulitzer Prize winning journalists released their book, ”The Jersey Sting,” describing how, in 2009, FBI informant Solomon Dwek, posing as a real-estate developer, o...
In five short months
May 01, 2011 | 4 4 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Next week voters citywide will go to the polls. I am writing this letter to ask residents of the 4th Ward to consider giving me the opportunity to continue to serve as their representa...
Rami Pinchevsky for City Council
May 01, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Election Day will soon be upon us and with it will come the inevitable political shenanigans that have permeated Hoboken elections for decades. The only effective way of cleansing Hobo...
Hospital sale is a sad day for Hoboken
May 01, 2011 | 2 2 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In 1863, the Catholic Franciscan Sisters of the poor opened a community hospital in Hoboken to serve the poor and the less fortunate. That was over 148 years ago, and in 2008 the Catho...
Loyal opposition
May 01, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Without the addition of one new candidate, this year’s Fifth Ward Council election could be described as déjà vu all over again. And because of a lack of progress, even the issues are ...
Vote out Russo & Co. and restore integrity
May 01, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: When Michael Russo pulled a “Peter Cammarano” by seeming to accept an illegal bribe in exchange for a development deal, Russo did not just commit a “mistake” for which you can apologiz...