More news about New Jersey
Jun 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: New Jerseyans are stranded in a news desert. That is, we lack essential news and information about ourselves and our communities. Why? The state is wedged between two populous cities, ...
Lisa McCormick wants your vote
Jun 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Had I not put my name on the ballot, New Jersey Democrats would literally have no choice in the primary election for US Senate. I believe the incumbent senator will either lose to me o...
The stranding of commuters
Jun 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It has now become more of a reality that some of the 30,000 commuters that rely on NY Waterway to ferry them to and from New York may have to find an alternate route to work come June ...
A weed grows in Hoboken
Jun 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Speaking of Hoboken’s backyard gardens ( Hoboken Reporter , May 27), my neighbor has a big stand of bamboo, which (bamboo being a notoriously invasive fast-growing species), is invadin...
Mayor Bhalla to kick off Gun Violence Awareness Day
May 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Saturday, June 2, is National Gun Violence Awareness Day. Some might remember this as the day every year when thousands of people around the country wore orange and rallied in front of...
The case for legalizing pot
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Marijuana should be legalized throughout the entire United States. The legalization of marijuana will benefit society in several ways. First, by taxing marijuana sales and imports, sta...
Ban Plastic Bags
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Earth Day comes around once a year. We plant trees, clean up the streets and talk about how we can be more green. But the reality is, there’s something we can do that will make a big d...
Information needed on former Mayor Mark Fagan
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor I’m writing an article on former Jersey City Mayor Mark Fagan for the journal The Human Prospect . While I do expect to have an assistant on this project, information on the former mayo...
Let’s try to save the Humanities
May 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 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 | 69 69 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 ...