Volunteers needed for Hoboken’s shade trees
Jun 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Hoboken is growing! And not just the number of residents. The Hoboken Shade Tree Commission, thanks to the generosity of The Taco Truck, The City of Hoboken, and in conjunction with th...
Single stream recycling program in Hoboken
Jun 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Hoboken recently changed to a single stream recycling program. The main benefits of this new program are: 1. Plastics labeled 1 through 7 are now accepted. 2. Recyclables can now be mi...
Food politics
Jun 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: USDA's new MyPlate dietary logo illustrates graphically the shrinking role of meat and dairy products in our national diet. It replaces meat with a tofu loaf, and shunts dairy off the ...
That’s a pretty big haul for someone running a “non-profit”
Jun 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On April 8, members of Congress sent a letter asking the IRS to investigate AARP to see if they deserve a tax-exempt status. The letter states that AARP is taking public money and bene...
Balancing the budget
Jun 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Balancing the federal budget will be extremely difficult, but it can be done in a way that is both fair and that emphasizes key national priorities. Here are my recommendations on key ...
Take the time to honor
Jun 12, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Hoboken Memorial Day Parade on May 25 was a wonderful tribute to all the men and women who gave their lives for the freedoms we enjoy today. I want to personally thank all those th...
The whole idea is wrong
Jun 12, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I have noticed over the past few days that the HPU is measuring an extra 10 feet more from the corner and marking with yellow spray paint. Can this mean that they are going to remove 8...
Don’t fire our great teachers
Jun 12, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Paula Ohaus and Cheng-yen Hillenbrand are two excellent teachers who are being let go for violating rules that do not exist. It is clear that Mark Toback, the new superintendent, is fo...
Sean Connors thanks the voters
Jun 12, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I want to take this opportunity to say thank you to all of the amazing people without whom Tuesday’s victory would have been impossible. My family and friends, who have supported me be...
Scott Delea thanks voters and volunteers
Jun 12, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We had an amazing election day on Tuesday May 10th and I am so proud of our team. We ran an incredibly strong independent campaign based upon the right principals and a plan to improve...