Hoboken renters – are you aware that rent control protects you?
Aug 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Amazingly enough, many tenants living in Hoboken may not realize that our town has had rent control laws in place since 1973 and that they may be protected by rent control. The rent of...
Dealing with our tragedies
Aug 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Could the media please give us a break with endless grisly accounts of the Aurora killings? I understand it was a tragedy, and our sympathies lie with the 70 innocent victims. But, we ...
Independence, awareness and acceptance
Aug 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On July 9, 25 individuals with disabilities arrived at Hoboken High School with the goal to learn to ride a two-wheel bicycle independently as part of the 2nd Annual Lose the Training ...
‘Massive problem created by Ian Sacs’
Aug 26, 2012 | 2 2 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It can certainly help Hoboken to reopen that small stretch of Madison Avenue off Newark St. but that will not alleviate the massive problem created by Ian Sacs, the transportation dire...
We love the USA too
Aug 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: After the Wisconsin shooting at Sikh Temple, We, South Asians living in the USA and Canada, must beef-up security at all our Temple and Mosque for protection of our people from further...
Divisions still exists after initial Yuppie invasion
Aug 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Coincidentally, I moved to Hoboken 25 years ago when the book “Yuppies Invade My House at Dinnertime” was published. I was working at the Hoboken Reporter in the evenings as a telemark...
In response to article about Yuppies vs. old-timers in Hoboken
Aug 19, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: How fast this newspaper disses the past, the fiery crucible where 51 people burned to death in their beds, and displacement and joblessness and poverty was rampant! Thankfully, under o...
New rent decontrol rule would encourage unfair evictions
Aug 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I attended a meeting of the Hoboken Fair Housing Association last week and had the good fortune of hearing Matt Shapiro, president of the New Jersey Tenants Association, say a few word...
Thousands of lives will be saved
Aug 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: For over 20 years the Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey through its distinction as being the largest, continuous public service campaign in New Jersey has blanketed the state with...
Rebuttal to anti Menendez letter
Aug 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I have followed Sen. Robert Menendez's career for more than 20 years. The Menendez depicted in the letter from the chairman of the Hoboken Republican Committee, Diana Davis, is totally...