The kindness of strangers
Sep 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It is my practice to go down to Sinatra Park for sunrise or sunset and sometimes both. On Friday August 23rd, I was crossing Washington Street at 5th and was heading toward the river t...
100 Day Family Day
Sep 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of the children of the Hoboken Housing Authority, I would like to take this opportunity to sincerely thank everyone who helped to make our 100 Family Day such a huge success....
Vote no
Sep 29, 2013 | 5 5 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: By now you’ve probably heard that the wealthy developer/real estate lobbying group Mile Square Taxpayers Association (MSTA) pulled out all the stops and falsehoods, overturning our 201...
Targeted
Sep 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing this letter anonymously because I am a tenant and if the effort to abolish rent control in November is successful, I don’t want to be vulnerable to reprisals by my landlor...
A businessman runs for council in Hoboken
Sep 22, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: When I moved to Hoboken in 1996 I didn’t know much about the town. Over time, my old friends moved away, but I remained. Hoboken became my home and there was nowhere else I wanted to b...
Support Alzheimer’s sufferers on Sept. 28 in Hudson County
Sep 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: My names is Rosita McGovern, Public Policy Ambassador for the Greater New Jersey Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association. Having been a caregiver for nearly 16 years for my mom, afflict...
The human factor must be noted
Sep 22, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I was in the NJ Appellate Court in New Brunswick on September 10, to see if last year’s rent control election result would be reinstated. The ballot question involves amendments to the...
Headline flaws
Sep 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I hope that the Sept. 8 headline is not indicative of the Reporter coverage of this election cycle. Let me point out three major flaws in your article: First, Tim Occhipinti is the big...
'The Story of 1600 Park'
Sep 22, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The article about 1600 Park in the Hoboken Reporter (September 1, 2013) gave undue credit to Hoboken Parks Org, (HPO) and we want to recognize the early efforts of others that preceded...
Hoboken High School EMT program canceled
Sep 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 204 204 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I was baffled this past week to learn that the EMT program is being cancelled at Hoboken High School by Superintendent Mr. Toback. His excuse was that there are less than 30 students i...