One should not profit while another remains in chains
Feb 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The city should begin to map out zoning laws that will facilitate the legal distribution of marijuana. Should the state lift the criminal ban on the plant, Hoboken would be foolish to ...
Hoboken Chapter of Citizens’ Climate Lobby
Feb 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Hoboken Residents Should Advocate for National Climate Change Policy The Associated Press recently reported that 327 Superfund sites nationwide are in danger of flooding due to sea-lev...
Bulletproof desks? Really?
Jan 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: What? Bulletproof desks! ( Hoboken Reporter , Jan. 21) This must be a premature April Fools joke, I thought, until I read that the City Council has actually allocated thousands of doll...
It is illogical to seize Union Dry Dock /NY Waterways
Jan 28, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In 1908 Union Dry Dock & Repair Co. opened in Weehawken, bought the Hoboken property in 1976 and moved its operations here in the 1980s where there has been a dock located since around...
On speaking, thinking, and the future of democracy
Jan 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Kudos to Sean Parker and Chamath Palihapitiya, two social media bigwigs who just blew the whistle on how their industry is destroying society. They ought to be short-listed for the 201...
My lovely launderette, how you will be missed!!
Jan 14, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I knew this day was coming. On Dec. 31, 2017, the Bloomfield Launderette closed after 38 years. I have been going there for over 30 years. This is a painful change for me, being only o...
Help save Black Tom Island, a local historic treasure
Jan 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The historic Black Tom Island site is now the southern area of Liberty State Park, along Morris Pesin Drive. It includes the area from the boat launch down to the great lawn at the sou...
Happy with the Hops
Jan 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I sometimes take the Hops, including the Senior Hop. The drivers are the kindest, most considerate workers I’ve ever encountered. I wish to express my gratitude and best wishes to all ...
Hoboken sidewalks non-passable and dangerous
Jan 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Council of the City of Hoboken: Today on a single thirty minute walk, I encountered several occurrences of children - approximately 10 years old - doing "extreme stunts" on our busy pu...
Why teens with bikes should be in the street
Dec 24, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: My son was riding a bike, on the sidewalk today. Law abiding, though foolish, he knew that he could legally ride on the sidewalk going the wrong way down the street. So when he rode in...