Post office closings a great blow to communities
Aug 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: A strong community requires that quality civic institutions function. That is why it is so troubling to learn that the United States Postal Service is considering closing as many as ni...
Fall updates for student athletes, and their fans
Aug 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: With the fall interscholastic sports season about to begin, the New Jersey State Interscholastic Association (NJSIAA) – the non-profit group that represents the best interests of more ...
Why HUMC filed for bankruptcy
Aug 21, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s been less than two weeks since Hudson Healthcare, Inc. (HHI), the not-for-profit manager and operator of Hoboken University Medical Center (HUMC), filed for bankruptcy protection ...
No need for PATH fare and toll hikes
Aug 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s been well publicized that the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey recently proposed raising PATH fares from $1.75 per trip to $2.75, and tolls on the Hudson River crossings ...
Occhipinti thanks participants in National Night Out
Aug 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I’d like to congratulate and commend all who were involved in National Night Out in Hoboken. Having participated in National Night Out for the last two years, this to me was the larges...
Open letter to the mayor and council on flooding, pumps, and excrement
Aug 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: After Sunday's rains, I awoke this morning to hear Hoboken featured on radio news for the flooding conditions in its southwest corner. The news mentioned that the expected installation...
Wake up Hoboken
Aug 21, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Haven’t our mayor and her cronies done enough to ruin our town? Now she wants to change the election date so she and her cronies can have six more months in office. Hoboken, don’t let ...
Sale of hospital is crucial to Hoboken’s future
Aug 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: During the past few weeks, residents of our city have heard and read about the importance of saving our hospital – Hoboken University Medical Center (HUMC). What they heard last Thursd...
Dear Mayor Zimmer
Aug 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: You had committed to work on a flat rate taxi fare with Mayor Bloomberg, for travel from Manhattan and New York’s airports to Hoboken. This is more critical than ever, given the threat...
Russo, Occhipinti hope to save West End post office from closing
Aug 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We are writing today to explain a joint letter we sent to U.S. Postmaster General Michael Donahoe this week. We wanted to publicly and vocally express our opposition to the potential c...