Charter schools are not the enemy
Jan 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor, It is very disheartening that the discussion about the success of Jersey City’s Public Schools, whether District or Charter is always couched in an “us versus them” theme and too often...
Thank you Sheriff Perez!
Jan 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor, I want to give my appreciation to Hudson County Sheriff Juan Perez who will go down in the history of the county as the best sheriff ever to have served us the people. I observe the ap...
Charter schools help improve the public school system
Jan 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am a very concerned parent of two children in a Jersey City charter school. This amazing charter school has provided my children with a warm and nurturing learning environment in whi...
Turnpike truck diversion is wrong… and dangerous
Jan 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The recent decision by the N.J. Turnpike to re-route truck traffic to exit 14B in Jersey City from 14A in Bayonne is a major mistake. Bayonne has made the decision to redevelop the 438...
Required Warnings for Cigarette Packages and Advertisements
Jan 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Adding new warnings to cigarette packages and advertisements can save more lives. Many suffer directly and indirectly from cigarette smoke. According to the American Heart Association,...
Remembering the Soviet attack against innocent civilians
Jan 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On Jan. 20, 1990, special troops of the Soviet Army stormed Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, to suppress a popular rally against the failing communist regime. A full-scale invasion of ...
Charter school systems
Jan 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Charter school lottery system has proven to be outdated, with unlimited potentiality of creating loopholes within the selection process. There was an incident a few years back, inv...
Inequitable funding for charter schools
Jan 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am a veteran teacher at the Learning Community Charter School in Jersey City. I have lived and taught here for over 10 years. I teach in an urban educational setting to make a differ...
Bad timing?
Jan 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Recently, the Healy Administration promoted (4) four Inspectors of the Jersey City Police Department to the position of Deputy Chief. Congratulations on your appointments. The citizens...
Our fifth annual holiday food program
Jan 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Mayor Jerramiah T. Healy, Standard Bearer, and the Board of Trustees would like to thank the Inserra Family and the Inserra Jersey City Shop Rite for their financial support with our f...