NAACP questions county’s contract with ICE
Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People- Hoboken Branch (NAACP) is questioning the validity of Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise’s decision to renew the County’...
Hudson County and Sanctuary Cities
Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing to express my support of the mayors in Hudson County who have declared their cities sanctuary cities. It is my hope that they resist the pressure to cave in the face of po...
This April 2017 will mark the 100th anniversary of WWI
Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Let Hoboken not forget this historic event. This One Mile Square City was probably the most active military location of the war. Thousands of young Soldiers, Sailors and Marines came i...
Alcohol and testosterone are a bad brew
Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Re: Marilyn Baer’s Feb. 19 article in the Reporter about sexual assault of women by young men after drinking in Hoboken’s bars. Never mind that a well brought up young man can drink hi...
What’s next for Hoboken’s infrastructure?
Mar 05, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 120 120 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The number one problem facing the city of Hoboken is the aging condition of our town’s infrastructure, and its continuing deterioration. Just last week, the residents of our city exper...
Deliveries and Access are the Lifeblood of Washington Street
Mar 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: One of the craziest debacles to have occurred in Hoboken is that no one considered how the tractor trailer trucks would be able to deliver goods to the new Trader Joe’s at 14th and Wil...
Please, not another Observer Highway
Feb 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 132 132 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Let us face facts. Hoboken is over-developed and now has too many cars. There are three things everyone can count on in the future: 1. New residents will bring their cars. 2. Hoboken w...
Still betrayed
Feb 26, 2017 | 6 6 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On March 30, 2014, I wrote what would be my first of many letters to the editor entitled “Betrayed” about the Monarch project that is proposed to be built on the northern waterfront by...
Drug education and rehabilitation
Feb 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The use of Naloxone can save a life. Naloxone, also known as Narcan is an opioid antagonist used in opioid overdoses to counteract the life-threatening depression of the respiratory sy...
Urges public to support Rebuild By Design
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I just wanted to take a moment to applaud Mayor Zimmer, her staff and other private and government organizations on the hard and transparent work they have done as it relates to the Re...