‘Zackhary’s Law’ sponsored by Assemblywoman Chaparro
Oct 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 167 167 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In late June, Zackhary Simmons, a 21-year-old young man from Ramsey with his whole life ahead of him, was fatally struck by a driver who fled the scene near 6th Street and Willow Avenu...
Parents united for kids, not politics
Sep 25, 2016 | 5 5 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of the people of Hoboken we would like to introduce ourselves. We are Parents United, an independent slate of 3 involved citizens who are eager to provide an innovative, prog...
Another brick gone………Joe Kennedy
Sep 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor Yes, the four brothers in the Kennedy family all served their country in the military, (Joe in Korea) a proud, honored legacy of Hoboken past. Joe Kennedy, a firefighter in “The Mile Sq...
Tax relief must include help for NJ retirees
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 163 163 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of our 1.3 million members in New Jersey, AARP supports proposals to increase the personal income tax pension and retirement income exclusion fivefold over three years. An in...
Addressing the needs of people with disabilities
Sep 18, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As the signing of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) reached its 26th Anniversary on July 26, we must of course celebrate this monumental achievement and the paths it has opened up,...
Back to school food
Sep 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 127 127 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: With the new school year starting, parents' to-do lists are now filled with shopping for school clothes, school supplies, and school food. That's right - school food! In past years, ou...
Vote no in November to expand casino gambling to North Jersey
Sep 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Trenton has a track record of making promises it fails to keep. The latest plan to expand casino gaming into North New Jersey is another bad bet that will favor special interests and h...
100 Family Day
Sep 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 127 127 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of the children of the Hoboken Housing Authority, I would like to take this opportunity to sincerely thank the following individuals who helped to make our 100 Family Day suc...
First responders
Sep 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Last Thursday, when I returned home from a trip to Manhattan, there was a message on my phone to the effect that my husband (a senior citizen) had been admitted to the ER at Hoboken Me...
The dubious evolution of Hoboken
Aug 28, 2016 | 4 4 comments | 130 130 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Monica Stromwall ( Reporter , Aug. 27) isn’t the only Hobokenite leaving town in tears because she cannot afford to live here. Others are those on a fixed income who cannot afford the ...