How to increase voter turnout
Jul 10, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I read the weekend Reporter and found the administration’s idea to tag our municipal elections to the November general elections laudable. However, if we truly want to do this to incre...
Stand back and take a better look
Jul 10, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Hoboken Library has multiple copies of the New Jersey Sting. I picked it up, because I thought it might be funny - like I find Mayor Zimmer - funny. When the police were fired, the...
Protect your family in the water
Jul 10, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Thousands of swimmers will flock to the Jersey Shore and to local pools this summer, and families should be mindful of the danger of drowning for children of all ages. Drowning is the ...
Zimmer: ‘Selling our hospital will save our hospital’
Jul 03, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Over the past two weeks, I’ve had the pleasure of meeting with four separate groups of Hoboken seniors throughout the city. During each visit, there were discussions about the importan...
Council: no whining, complaining, excuses, please
Jul 03, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Our governing body is representing us whether we like it or not and they must perform professionally whether they like each other or not. It’s time for them to reach across the aisle a...
Why rehabilitation? – haven’t we lost enough?
Jul 03, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The first page of last week’s Reporter paper read: Planning Board eyes Neumann Leather building. But what really got my goat was what Commissioner Joseph Crimmins reportedly said: I ab...
Ruben Ramos opposed bipartisan plan to cut your taxes
Jul 03, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Assemblyman Ruben Ramos has opposed a bipartisan plan to cut your Hoboken, Hudson County and NJ state taxes. The NJ Senate passed a bill by a 25-14 vote to enact pension and health car...
A Hoboken Tradition: Baseball and Playwriting
Jul 03, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Last weekend, Mile Square Theatre presented its 9th Annual "7th Inning Stretch: 7 10-minute plays about baseball." We again commissioned 7 plays by 7 playwrights and premiered them at ...
Zimmer applauds pension and benefit reform
Jun 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This week, the State Legislature passed a bi-partisan pension and benefit reform bill that is critically important to both our State and our City. This bill goes a long way toward ensu...
The new trees are not dying, just sleeping
Jun 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: “The newly planted trees are dying! The leaves are turning brown and falling off.” That is the message the Hoboken Quality of Life Coalition and its Committee for a Green Hoboken as we...