Our friend Dolores Reider, RIP
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As we finally feel the warmth of spring, it is with great sadness that I write to inform you of the recent passing of our neighbor and dear friend Dolores Reider. This is a tremendous ...
Protect our children
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As some of your readers may know, April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. While highlighting this important issue once a year is a good thing, it is not effective unless its message is ...
Ya all come – ya hear?
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Yes, they heard and they came, over 200 friends and family, to celebrate the 90th birthday of Vinnie Wassman, a true Hobokenite indeed—brought up on First and Monroe St., St. Joseph’s,...
How to mend our social and political silences, in Hoboken and the rest of America
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As an educator and host of a weekly TV show on education, the arts, and social change, I have become increasingly concerned with the muffled silences in public spaces—like cafes, for e...
Fallen through the memory cracks
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I recently realized that I have lived more than 25,000 days and nights, yet I can not recall a single one. Not even the one freshest in memory, yesterday. Well, I do remember a lot of ...
Why would school board put these kids’ education in jeopardy?
Apr 19, 2015 | 10 10 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This week twenty-one 6th graders in our community learned that their plan to attend HoLa Charter School for the 7th grade – less than five months away – is being actively thwarted by t...
Let’s work together to bring our community together
Apr 19, 2015 | 8 8 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On April 14, Hoboken BoE voted to continue to continue to fight the state approval of HoLa and to spend money to continue the lawsuit. In fact this was approved by board members spendi...
I want to represent you
Apr 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor and Residents of the 33rd District: I’m Annette Chaparro and I want to represent you in Trenton as your next Democratic Assemblywoman from the 33rd District. I will provide a strong voi...
Parking fee theft by technology
Apr 19, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Knowing all the SNAFU’s that go on in Hoboken City Hall, I purposely renewed my parking permit in person. When I received the confirmation of renewal, the clerk stated that my new perm...
What’s wrong with the Stevens academic gateway?
Apr 12, 2015 | 10 10 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Many people are talking about the benefits of the Stevens Institute of Technology Academic Gateway Complex. I would like to present some of the negative aspects of this project, especi...