Thanks to those who helped at Thanksgiving
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of my wife and myself, we would like to show our gratitude to a man that goes out of his way every year to make time to cook and slice over 150 turkeys while he runs his succ...
Body cameras will prevent mistreatment
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The massive public reaction to the tragic deaths of three black teens at the hands of white police officers has led to a national call for use of body cameras to record and prevent any...
Focus on caregiving is warranted given how big its impact is
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
When I first began my internship at AARP, I had absolutely no idea how big of an issue caregiving is. Now I know that caregivers provide around $13 billion a year in unpaid services in New Jersey a...
African American communities are under attack
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: First, I would like to send my condolences to the Eric Garner family. Once again, we saw an injustice in our court of law. I am very disturbed by this and something needs to be done. T...
$45 million MLK Annex proposal needs public meeting
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I have sent this letter from CivicJC to Mayor Steven Fulop and the City Council: I am writing to you on behalf of the members of CivicJC to request the administration conduct an inform...
Assemblyman Garcia comments on Obama’s immigration order
Dec 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Immigration reform is a hot button issue that elicits intense emotions and varying opinions. But most people agree America’s immigration system is broken and must be fixed. For far too...
Keep ‘God’ in the pledge of allegiance
Dec 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In the early 1950s the phrase “under God” was so rightfully added to our Pledge of Allegiance to our great flag in this great country. This was and continues to be a refreshing and sti...
AFSCME Local 2262 president is an exceptional man
Dec 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On Oct. 14, there was an election at Dickinson High School for Local 2262 of the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, AFL-CIO (AFSCME). It was a great victory...
Happy birthday, Ol' Blue Eyes
Dec 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: December 12, 1915: On what would have been his 99th birthday, I want to pay homage to Frank Sinatra, the man who gave us so many years of first class entertainment via radio, TV, perso...
‘Please stop smoking’
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Nowadays on the television we see commercials depicting the horrible after-effects of a lifetime of smoking. Usually they show a man or woman who has a hole in their throat, and must s...