Regarding the Trump issue in local elections
Sep 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In your Aug. 20 issue you ask if the Trump issue is valid. It is. Some 60 to 80 million people died in World War 2, countless others wounded and lives ruined. Almost half a million Ame...
Hoboken should nix Suez pact
Sep 03, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Council of the City of Hoboken: For the record, I ask that you vote NO on the renegotiated Suez contract that has already been signed by both the Mayor of Hoboken and the CEO of Suez. ...
Noise makes around the City
Sep 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As if it wasn't noisy enough in this town to drive those of us still sane into the nuthouse (half of City Hall is there already), there's a busy new noisemaker on Wash. street sidewalk...
Hoboken is a city facing substantial water related issues
Aug 27, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: From periodic watermain breaks to regular flooding on the west side of town during a mild rain, both are manmade infrastructure issues that have remained ignored by the current politic...
Boston has a better idea than bump-outs
Aug 27, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In regard to pedestrian protection by bump-outs, which could be fatally flawed in the case of a distracted driver mounting the curb, there is a much better solution practiced in Boston...
Making Washington Street safe
Aug 27, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: “Streets are where the life of a city happens.” — Janette Sadik-Khan, former NYCDOT commissioner. Our streets should reflect who uses them and how. In the evening, the intersection of ...
Blind Faith, and its consequences
Aug 20, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Road design interventions that are developed for traffic calming are meant to slow down vehicles that have a tendency to race down a street and cause accidents and possible deaths of p...
Safety at JFK stadium
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Every fall people gather at JFK stadium to watch the Redwings play football. The crowds cheer, the cheerleaders dance and the players pass, tackle, and kick their way to victory. But u...
Time for legal cannabis in New Jersey
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Throughout the nation, the move to legalize cannabis for medical reasons and recreational purposes is gaining momentum. More than a dozen States have already taken action to allow the ...
Citizen involvement leads to better government
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: People tend to think that it is impossible to get involved in their government. They tend to think that it is hopeless to help out those in need. In actuality, the only impossibility i...