Sale of hospital is crucial to Hoboken’s future
Aug 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: During the past few weeks, residents of our city have heard and read about the importance of saving our hospital – Hoboken University Medical Center (HUMC). What they heard last Thursd...
Dear Mayor Zimmer
Aug 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: You had committed to work on a flat rate taxi fare with Mayor Bloomberg, for travel from Manhattan and New York’s airports to Hoboken. This is more critical than ever, given the threat...
Russo, Occhipinti hope to save West End post office from closing
Aug 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We are writing today to explain a joint letter we sent to U.S. Postmaster General Michael Donahoe this week. We wanted to publicly and vocally express our opposition to the potential c...
Sen. Stack’s letter on PA Hikes
Aug 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I write to voice my strong opposition to the recently proposed fare hikes by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. While I commend the Port Authority on their efficiency and m...
It’s outright extortion by a public entity
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Dear Editor: The Port Authority has out lived its usefulness. This agency has the sovereign right to raise fares beyond what many commuters can pay. This is especially true for Northern NJ Path rid...
Cake envy
Aug 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Hello Hoboken. I am from Vineland, a town in South Jersey which most of you probably can't find on a map. Recently, the mayor of my town decided to travel to your city to commission Ca...
Chief Falco commends his officers, and July 4 visitors
Aug 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On July 4th, 2011, Hoboken was one of several communities that became a viewing destination for the 35th annual “Macy’s Fireworks Display.” The large number of spectators presented the...
Financial status of the Hoboken Housing Authority
Aug 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It is with great pleasure that I report on the financial status of the Hoboken Housing Authority. Our executive director, Carmelo Garcia, has worked tirelessly with our staff and our f...
Let the people decide
Aug 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: All politics is local, and for the past 100 years in Hoboken, local politics has been a springtime event. In a divided vote after a sparsely attended public hearing last month, the Hob...
Our 'funny' mayor
Aug 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Yes!!! Just when I was writing about our 'funny' mayor, the Hoboken Reporter stated that her supporters were complaining that the opposition made her look foolish. Our mayor does not n...