Save the date to save our neighborhoods
Oct 05, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Hudson County Freeholder Board will vote on the Monarch development on Tuesday, October 28th at 6 p.m. The location of the meeting is the Freeholder Chambers on the 3rd floor of th...
It should be noted
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Regarding the article of Sept. 28, 2014, for businesses, parking’s a perennial problem, it should be noted that: The vast majority of Stevens employees take public transportation (NJ T...
Visioning study
Oct 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The same high standards the City is using to redesign Washington Street are missing from the Sinatra Drive study. In fact, the Sinatra Drive study can only loosely be called a “visioni...
Education for all children
Oct 05, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Should have, would have, could have – but didn’t. The best intentions are worthless without action. On November 4 an important election will take place and I am writing to alert your r...
Poor kids CAN learn
Sep 28, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Ruth Tyroler stated that impoverished children do not test as well as more well-off children and that statement is so disheartening to hear from someone in a leadership role within our...
‘As if our tax money grew on trees’
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Every poker player knows not to throw good money after bad, not to call a big raise and then draw to an inside straight, and every cook knows that you can't save a bad soup by adding m...
Sick days protect workers, and their co-workers
Sep 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It started with a 102.4 fever, aches all-over, coughs, congestion... misery for two weeks (and counting!). Sometimes I cough so hard it feels like my chest is going to crack. Other tim...
Three candidates working towards a common goal
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing as a Hoboken parent regarding the upcoming Board of Education election on November 4th. As a parent of two children attending the Hoboken Public schools, I often attend th...
Focus on caregiving is warranted given how big its impact is
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: When I first began my internship at AARP, I had absolutely no idea how big of an issue caregiving is. Now I know that caregivers provide around $13 billion a year in unpaid services in...
Helping to clear the path
Sep 14, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: With the recent record-setting rain events throughout the northeast, I was reminded of the problems Hoboken has experienced with flooding over the years. The same week parts of New Jer...