Ban the bag
Nov 16, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The reason for this letter is to persuade you to join our school, All Saints Episcopal Day School, to ban the bag. According to reuseit.com, 1 million plastic bags are used every minut...
Spreading the news
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Hoboken Early Childhood Advisory Council (HECAC) is a group of parents and community volunteers who are active participants in the assessment of needs and resources, as it pertains...
The Trouble with Washington Street – Part 3
Nov 09, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Smooth and safe traffic flow requires that impediments to that flow be minimized. The proposed Washington Street redesign presented at the Oct. 8 City Council meeting includes “curb ex...
Just throwing tax payers money around
Nov 09, 2014 | 4 4 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Sanity and good sense are rare elements (just look around you! Or go to City Hall!), so when the happy few, who inhabit this elevated space, discover a kindred spirit, they welcome her...
Plea for action on Alzheimer's funding
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Currently more than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease, including approximately 170,000 here in New Jersey. Those numbers will skyrocket by mid-century as the baby...
Mayor Zimmer to Vote for Parents for Progress
Nov 02, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Since first being elected to the Hoboken City Council in 2007, I have always publicly shared my thoughts with respect to Hoboken’s annual School Board elections. This year’s election i...
Vote Education for all Children
Nov 02, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The only power you have on this planet is the power of your decisions. An important decision will be made by the citizens of Hoboken on Tuesday, November 4. By now, many have heard the...
Charter school founder for progress
Nov 02, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In an ideal world, voters elect to their board of education those people who will best represent the interests of the children of the district schools. As parents with a proven commitm...
They say it takes a village
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On Tuesday Oct 28th, in the cafeteria of the Wallace School, our “village”, Hoboken, came together, spoke and moved a mountain. Over 100 Hoboken residents left work early, got a baby s...
Positive leaders for our schools
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Last week, I attended the Hoboken High School Open House along with an impressive number of people from our community. As a community member, I was extremely proud to see and hear the ...