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...
Back to school food
Sep 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: With the new school year just around the corner, parents' attention is turning to school clothes, supplies, and lunches. Yes, school lunches. Traditionally, USDA had used the National ...
Cats
Sep 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In regards to the 7-29 letter by Elaine Ritchie “Saving cats” I noticed that you no longer carry “Critter Corner.” The “JJ” still has a Tuesday cat adoption column. The pathetic econom...