Please, mayoral candidates, adhere to the law
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As president of the Hoboken Chamber of Commerce, I have testified before the City Council on various topics and also shared thoughts with all the currently elected officials vying to b...
Leave Court Street alone!!
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Thankfully, at the Aug. 2 City Council meeting, two resolutions to change Court Street were pulled due to the fact that the Hoboken Historical Commission had not been notified about th...
City’s contract with Suez
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Mayor Zimmer’s comments about “postponing a positive result for political reasons would be irresponsible.” don’t seem to make a lot of sense. Jumping into a contract that guarantees a ...
The surgery on Washington Street
Jul 30, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Week after week, everyone who travels Washington Street is witness to the continual slicing, digging, and ripping up of our Main Street. Black top, pavers, concrete sidewalks, a tree, ...
Introducing candidate Angelo Valente
Jul 30, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Dear neighbors and friends: I believe in the greatness of Hoboken and I believe in you! I also believe that our city deserves leaders with passion and vision, whose only special intere...
Re: John Bredin
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: John Bredin's jocular attempt to explain the Trump enigma (Reporter, June 4). There are two theories: that, along with Hillary, he was chosen by the self-Chosen (our unelected rulers, ...
An appreciation of the late Michael Coleman
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I was saddened to read in last week’s Reporter that Mike Coleman had passed away. Old time Hoboken residents will remember him as the city’s Model Cities director in the late ‘60s and ...
To Those Running for Mayor
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Can you please be very specific and concrete in your promises—and keep them? And can you address these issues? 1. Taxes. What will you do to keep taxes down—and fair? People, like myse...
The 500-Foot Bar Rule, Redux
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This letter is concerned with the effort to create exceptions to the longstanding city rule that plenary retail consumption license holders may not open within 500 feet of one another....
The Star Spangled Banner
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Written as a poem by Francis Scott Key, he wrote the words as he watched the bombardment of Ft. M‘Henry in Baltimore Bay, as a prisoner on a British War frigate during war of 1812. The...