Happy trails to Sacs
Sep 16, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am led to believe now that Ian Sacs was not just the director of the Hoboken Parking Utility and Transportation, he was also “a people mover.” And I find that odd since this civil se...
Please don’t call teachers ‘part time employees’
Sep 16, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: My daughter is a teacher for Hoboken’s Early Childhood Program, teaching in Brandt School. Her direct employer is Catapult Learning LLC. As best I understand it, they are contracted by...
Remember to vote on the public questions this November
Sep 09, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This Nov. 6th will be a presidential election. Besides candidates, the ballot will contain several public questions requiring a ‘yes’ or ‘no’ vote. The public questions are often compl...
Mayor Zimmer should not stay silent about vile bloggers
Sep 09, 2012 | 6 6 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Karma. That’s what’s come to the zealot Zimmer bloggers who have seemingly defamed the reputation of Hoboken residents Lane Bajardi and his wife, as was revealed in allegations in a $2...
Jackson Street (Newark to Paterson Plank Rd)
Sep 09, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Hoboken had requested a traffic light almost 3 years ago and word is the county will finally install one at Jackson and Newark in the Spring of 2013; don't hold your breath because it ...
Rent control is not just for renters
Sep 09, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I was recently challenged by a friend who is a Hoboken property owner on my position on rent control. “You are for rent control because you are a renter,” he said, “but if you owned a ...
Council members question Zimmer - Bhalla legal ties
Sep 02, 2012 | 4 4 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Following is a letter four members of the City Council have addressed to Mayor Dawn Zimmer and Councilman Ravi Bhalla: As you are aware, The Hoboken Reporter and Hoboken411 recently re...
Vance respectfully takes issue with Fr. Santora’s letter
Sep 02, 2012 | 4 4 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Last week’s Reporter had a letter from Fr. Santora castigating the city’s director of transportation and parking for the improvements on Jackson Street. I respectfully take issue. Yes,...
‘Let’s take back our town’
Sep 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On a recent Saturday afternoon when I went out to throw out my garbage, I noticed two young 20-somethings painting red paint along the edges of the curbs here on Fourth and Madison Str...
Booting out the tenants
Sep 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There are three basic necessities of life – food, clothing, and shelter. The easiest of these to provide is food and clothing through various organizations geared toward that need. Pro...