Jersey City development
Aug 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: A short time ago, Chris Gadsden, Jersey City Councilman, Ward B mentioned in a local publication that communities within Jersey City developed around “water, highways, and bridges.” No...
Saint Anthony’s closing was a ‘bottom line’ decision
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Several articles have appeared in the local newspapers discussing the closure of Saint Anthony’s High School. Those articles expressed disbelief, annoyance, frustration, and disappoint...
Grand Street Bike Friendly
Aug 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The public is probably not aware of the Jersey City Grand Street Concept Development which really is code for the city’s plans on turning Grand St into another friendly street for bike...
AARP urges Senators Booker, Menendez to oppose Senate Bill
Jul 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: AARP New Jersey calls on U.S. Senators Cory Booker and Robert Menendez to maintain their strong and public opposition to the Senate’s health care legislation. It provides tens of billi...
Re: John Bredin
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: John Bredin's jocular attempt to explain the Trump enigma (Reporter, June 4). There are two theories: that, along with Hillary, he was chosen by the self-Chosen (our unelected rulers, ...
JCMC cancer program gets highest rating
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Jersey City Medical Center - RWJBarnabas Health recently received full accreditation from the American College of Surgeons Committee on Cancer Program Standards. This is the highest na...
The state budget
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The battle took many twists and turns this year, but we would be remiss not to acknowledge the final funding bill and the members of the Legislature who fought tirelessly on behalf of ...
Educating to save our democracy
Jul 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: John Dewey, perhaps America’s greatest education philosopher, ought to be a household name. As familiar to average folks as Kim Kardashian is. OK, maybe I’m dreaming a little too big! ...
The longest day of the year
Jul 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear editor: One is always glad to see the longest day of the year (solstice) arrive at last; but a little sad, too, realizing that every day thereafter will get a little shorter, right down to the...
Donald Trump is too interesting to be the president
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As dean of the newly established University of Hope (partly fictional, and partly real: at least as a concept), I’d like to award Mike Tyson an honorary doctorate in philosophy.  For h...