July 4th birth of our nation
Jul 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The great American patriot Thomas Paine once wrote, “These are times that try men’s souls.” His words today are more meaningful than ever. The famous words of Nathan Hale, a 21 yr. old...
Hudson County just raised Hoboken’s taxes by 14.5 percent!
Jul 06, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Last Thursday evening, the Hudson County Board of Freeholders approved a $512 million budget that raised Hoboken’s County taxes by 14.5 percent. The biggest piece of the Hoboken tax bi...
Be the leaders of tomorrow
Jul 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: To the graduates of the Class of 2014, we are writing this letter to you as our last official correspondence. Like all good things, our journey has come to an end. Yet, your journey ha...
When you go to the beach
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Dear Editor: This summer don’t forget the sun screen. Also, don’t forget the young men that when to the beaches of Normandy, France some 70 years ago. They didn’t go with sun screen to sunbathe on ...
A memorable man of Hoboken
Jun 29, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Last Nov. 5, 2013 had been a bitterly cold day of a long winter. It was Election Day and it was going to be a long and stressful day for anyone that worked hard on that day to get the ...
Sending the wrong message to our children
Jun 29, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As a Councilperson, I take my job very seriously. I believe one of my obligations is to support every school, every child and every family in Hoboken. Especially when I am lobbied to f...
‘Bike friendly’ doesn’t mean without regard to others
Jun 29, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The ever increasing presence of bicycles on the sidewalks of Hoboken is a danger, especially to the elderly and the very young, that will inevitably result in serious injuries. Pedestr...
U.S. gun deaths are at a staggering high
Jun 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: According to statistics from the Center of Disease Control, this week, the number of gun deaths in the U.S. since the tragedy in Newtown rose to 49,559. That is the size of the populat...
Unfair!!!
Jun 22, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am a 72 year old handicapped widow; I visited Hoboken to meet two young relatives to have lunch in lovely Hoboken and was going to pick up my first ever Cake Boss cake for my son's b...
First fundraising event for Hoboken Library
Jun 22, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Hoboken Public Library Foundation recently held its first fundraising event. "An Evening of Epicurean Delights" was a five-course wine dinner held at Amanda's Restaurant on Washing...