Our angel in heaven, Fr. Michael, aka ‘Fr. Mike’
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Throughout the years I’ve written many poems about Fr. Michael and they were all sincere and happy ones, and I always started them with “God made a very special angel the day that he m...
Pressure, free speech, and the Vape Van
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The City Council settled with Mr. Ruggiero, the Vape Van owner. But why was the Council involved at all? The HPD already investigates the alleged crime of Mr. Ruggiero. If Mr. Ruggiero...
Mixer organizers say thank you
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Hoboken 6th graders, who attended the first Hoboken All School 6th Grade Mixer, Friday, June 2nd at The Church of the Holy Innocents, would like to thank the following businesses for d...
Just a piece of cloth but born on June 14, 1777
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Believed originated by a school teacher B.J. Cigrand in 1885 as Flag Day birthday, President Harry Truman signed congressional Act in 1949 stating with Betsy Ross Version of 13-5 point...
Zimmer urges support for Murphy, committee candidates
Jun 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On Tuesday, June 6, I’ll be proudly casting my ballot for Phil Murphy for governor in the Democratic Primary election (Column E). I know Phil will not just improve our education system...
More parking could be freed up
Jun 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: With every other house in Hoboken being gutted (owners selling because their property tax, already high, was doubled after the recent ill-advised “reval” and are now the highest in the...
Donald Trump is too interesting to be the president
Jun 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As dean of the newly established University of Hope (partly fictional, and partly real: at least as a concept), I’d like to award Mike Tyson an honorary doctorate in philosophy.  For h...
Upcoming Memorial Day
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Hoboken has always remembered their service men and women, as we walk past them stop for one moment to say “Thank You”. Our most recent is the 100th anniversary of World War I 1917-201...
Sinatra: a remembrance
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As is my custom, at this time I take a few moments to honor the memory of singer/actor/director/entertainer Frank Sinatra, who passed away 19 years ago on May 14, 1998. His talents in ...
Re: Councilman DeFusco
May 21, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: He gave an exceptional example of participation in his ward at the last council meeting, concerning the new plans for Newark Street to Willow, which this newspaper has seen to skip ove...