Clear-cutting Hoboken’s residents
Oct 26, 2014 | 10 10 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In the 70s/80s, Hoboken was struck by an invigorating lightning bolt that, on the surface, appeared to be an exciting rediscovery of the vibrancy and edginess of an urban ‘frontier.’ A...
'Hoboken Residents for a Public Waterfront'
Oct 26, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This Tuesday evening, October 28th, there is an important decision that will be rendered relating to the Barry family / Applied Companies’ proposed Monarch development (“Monarch”). The...
The trouble with Washington Street--part 1
Oct 26, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We all know that Washington Street is a war zone in its current condition. Yes, it needs to be repaved, but it is not going to be repaved for at least 18 months according to one of the...
Committed to our community
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am running for re-election to the Hoboken School Board because of my deep commitment to our community. My family roots in the Mile Square City go back four generations, and my demons...
Why we missed the forum
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Some people may be wondering why the Parents for Progress ticket, Antonio Gray, Sharyn Angley and Monica Stromwall were not in attendance in the Candidate Forum on Wednesday, October 8th at the Elk...
Ground rules for safe “Trick or Treating”
Oct 19, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Experts at the NJ Poison Center urge parents and caregivers to be alert and take precautions to avoid dangerous mishaps while celebrating Halloween this year. Be sure to keep Trick-or-...
Snow days are burden enough
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On the evening of October 14, the Kids First/Parents For Progress led Board Of Education majority voted to alter the school calendar. The significant change is an added half day which ...
How will Hoboken handle snow better than last year?
Oct 12, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Last winter it snowed a lot- more than anyone could have predicted. The city’s response to the snow could have been better. Now is the time for us to learn from last year without placi...
Who is Hoboken's dog poop vigilante?
Oct 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We posted the very long letter on the fence outside our home, scolding someone who left an unwelcome gift nearby (a.k.a. dog poop in a bag). The letter was still there until a few days...
All students can and do learn with district support
Oct 12, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing to reply Mrs. Branco’s odd letter which made wild and false accusations against me and the Hoboken Public School District. The salacious title she chooses “Poor kids can l...