“Building Watchdog”
Aug 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As a lifelong resident and twelve-year veteran of the Jersey City public schools, it’s nice to know that someone like Gina Verdibello is running for a seat in the upcoming School Board...
Officials need to take notice sooner than later
Aug 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Last Sunday during the Puerto Rican parade along Jersey Avenue the politicians who normally drive everywhere were walking and “discovered” the terrible patching job PSE&G was doing in ...
Life after college: $cary
Aug 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Terrified. That’s how I feel when I think about my life after college. The graduating class of 2016 worked extremely hard to reach this point. Unfortunately, it also required a lot of ...
Doomed from the start
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Watching former Governor Jim McGreevey trying to sell his re-entry program reminded me of Norma Desmond in “Sunset Boulevard”. McGreevey resigned in the midst of a scandal ten years ag...
Save the monarch butterflies of Hudson County
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Recently I wrote to a powerful Hudson County politician with what I conceived as a rather esoteric request: throw a life-line to a threatened species of butterfly called the Monarch by...
Help make back to school supply drive a success
Aug 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Back to school time is a very exciting time when you are a child. We may not believe this but many children love to go back to school to interact with their friends and teachers. I bel...
Much work to be done
Aug 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: While Councilwoman Coleman and I may not see eye to eye on every issue or policy, I understand her plead for help. Ward F is the largest ward in the City of Jersey City and deserves mo...
Stack weighs in on fare hike
Aug 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing to express my opposition to NJ Transit’s proposed 9 percent fare increases and potential service adjustments. As a Mayor and Senator in Hudson County, I am well aware of t...
One hundred steps for one million good deeds
Aug 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Recently the Franklin Street steps were renamed "Bill Gaughan Way" in honor of the longest serving councilmember in the history of Jersey City William A. Gaughan. This tribute was righ...
The cost of Jersey City abatements: The $80 Million Question
Aug 09, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Over the years, much of the discourse between Jersey City residents and officials has swirled around the use of abatements. However, does anyone know the price tag of what abatements t...