Set an example and resign
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Board of Education Trustees have a responsibility to the Hoboken community, the district administration/staff, and the students, to formulate and abide by all policies necessary fo...
New hotel? Bring it on
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The scale of Hoboken’s edges are already out of scale with the rest of Hoboken. That ship has sailed. 16 stories, 20 stories, 24 stories – who really cares? The edges, especially in th...
New Hoboken hotel plan matches Fund For A Better Waterfront’s vision
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There is a plan before the City Council that will address the many planning problems on the now unsightly waterfront parcel between Newark and First Streets. It provides for a hotel on...
Equally aggressive action against property owners who ignores snow removal and dog dropping
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Kudos to Mayor Zimmer for advocating an increase in fines for property owners who ignore sidewalk snow removal ordinances, and for the practice of issuing summons every 24 hours when s...
Bus available to Climate Change March on April 29
Apr 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: My name is Liz Cohen. I am organizing a bus from Hoboken to the Climate Change March on Washington DC on April 29. I am looking for Hoboken residents who would like to attend with me. ...
Trump blamed for Obama USDA actions
Apr 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In response to Elmer Leighton’s letter of 3/4/17, “Time to hurt animals,” I wish your research had gone further than automatically blaming President Trump for the removal of the Animal...
Raia sounds infrastructure alarm
Apr 02, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 127 127 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Recently, I sounded the alarm about our city’s decaying infrastructure when a sinkhole developed on Willow Street, causing the pavement to collapse and an SUV to fall through the stree...
Gov. Christie, please care for those who care for our Wounded Warriors
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Governor Christie has an opportunity to honor the struggles many of our veterans and their families face when they come home. The Wounded Warrior Caregiver Relief Act (S750), is awaiti...
On sanctuary cities and specifics
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Recently Union City Mayor Brian Stack and his Board of Commissioners made it official that the city now falls under sanctuary city jurisdiction. This is a way to boldly affirm that cit...
The passion runs deep
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As the banks and churches of Hoboken gradually disappear under the guise of luxury condos, I am comforted to know that at least two buildings that house the library and City Hall shoul...