Let’s try to save the Humanities
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In case you’ve been on another planet for the past decade, the hottest buzzword in education circles today is “STEM” – an acronym for science, technology, engineering, and math. STEM h...
Northeast legal services rocks
May 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Located near the Hudson County Court House this legal organization helps countless low income individual, from appellant cases involving Food Stamps, SSI and Unemployment Benefits, to ...
The significance of May 20 for Cuban-Americans
May 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This writing is dedicated to the memory of Weehawken-born Mario de la Peña, victim of the Castro’s regime in the Brothers to the Rescue 1996 air massacre (see http://www.hermanos.org/ ...
Weed on weed
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear editor: Re: Will City Go To Pot, Reporter, April 22. Our state, along with others, is wrestling with the problem of whether or not to "legalize" pot. The solution is simple. All NJ has to do i...
Thank you Dr. Johnson
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I started volunteering in the Hoboken Public School district when my oldest daughter was 2 years old. I have seen the district grow by leaps and bounds in the last five years with many...
Thanking teachers
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: A recent Facebook page asked: "Who was your favorite teacher?" As one can imagine, this question generated numerous responses. Current students - as well as those who have graduated an...
Education and clean energy
Apr 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This writer truly believes that all state lawmakers need, for the good of the residents of the State of New Jersey support the following two efforts of our Governor Phil Murphy: tuitio...
Helping the homeless in the cold
Apr 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I would like to thank Hudson County leadership team: Freeholder O'Dea, Administrator Abe Antun, Director of Division of Correction Ronald Edwards, Director of Health & Humane Services ...
Remember the linemen when the lights go out
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: March 2018 produced three nor’easters, and two in less than a week, which caused power outages in many parts of New Jersey. Whenever the lights come back on, we breathe a grateful sigh...
Marijuana and other life-changing decisions
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Jersey City is introducing legislation that might have life changing consequences for its residents. The first is the introduction of recreational marijuana. While the state benefits g...