How do you know who to trust in local politics?
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Dear Editor: Hoboken is a small town, for all we have 50,000 people. When trying to decide who to trust, we can often turn to someone who has personally dealt with the candidates. I encourage every...
Vote Column J 5-6-7 for the Board of Education!
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Dear Editor: My name is Linda Kwok and I urge our community to vote for Melanie Tekirian, Sharyn Angley, and Chetali Khanna (5-6-7 in Column J) for the Hoboken Board of Education. These women have ...
Jen Giattino’s six years
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Dear Editor: While our Council President for many years, Jen Giattino has consistently shown that she can effectively lead the council in solving Hoboken problems. She has also shown that when nece...
How to get families to stay in Hoboken?
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Dear Editor: As the mayoral election is upon us, I have often heard candidates talk about how to maintain “Hoboken loyalty”; that is, getting families to stay in Hoboken even as their children grow...
Zimmer/Bhalla and the coolest city
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Dear Editor: I recently took an out-of-town guest on a Circle Line tour of Manhattan. As the boat cruised by Hoboken, the tour guide announced, “And there’s Hoboken, named the coolest city to live ...
Hoboken mayoral election, recommending Ravi Bhalla
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Dear Editor: The purpose of this letter is not to sing the praises of Mayor Dawn Zimmer as she departs the office of Mayor of Hoboken after eight years, although her accomplishments are numerous an...
So, who are you going to vote for?
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Dear Editor: Hoboken’s population continues to grow as each year passes, yet we carry the unfortunate distinction of having an apathetic voting base. We have such a low voter turnout in elections t...
Ravi Bhalla for mayor
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Dear Editor: I am proud to endorse Ravi Bhalla for our next mayor and Jim Doyle, Emily Jabbour and John Allen for at-large council representatives. I currently sit on the Planning Board and have be...
Einstein for council
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Dear Editor: I write to set forth my support for Joshua Einstein for Hoboken City Council, and to explain why I will vote for him on Election Day. I am voting for Einstein because he is a man who k...
Why I am Supporting Einstein 4 Hoboken
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Dear Editor: As the saying goes, all politics is local but in the upcoming election I feel an even stronger draw to participate and to express my opinion. I moved to Hoboken 15 years ago from the c...