JC Free Public Library thanks supporters of Summer Reading Program
Oct 10, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This year, with fewer funds, we again had a successful Summer Reading Program at the Jersey City Free Public Library. The 2010 summer reading theme was Make a Splash @ Your Library for...
Political corruption still the standard in New Jersey
Oct 03, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Governor Chris Christie is not only trying to make his name a household item at the dinner table, but he’s self proclaiming himself as the financial savior of the New Jersey taxpayer. ...
Honored to read at 9/11 Memorial Ceremony
Oct 03, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I wanted to publicly express how honored I was to read two of my poems at this year's 9/11 Memorial Ceremony. I believe there is no greater gift an artist can give than honoring those ...
Give ‘Big Brother’ an inch, he’ll take a mile
Oct 03, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: New York is about to pass a law that makes smoking in public parks and beaches illegal. This comes after passing an ordinance last year banning smoking in bars. Since smokers didn't ra...
Social Security necessary for future financial security
Oct 03, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Some politicians in Washington are still discussing cutting the Social Security benefits we've earned to reduce the federal budget deficit. Social Security didn’t cause the deficit, an...
Who is fighting Jersey City’s NJT battles?
Oct 03, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: For the second week now, I've read letters from local politicians protesting the change to NJT light rail service that would affect Hoboken residents. While I understand and respect th...
A little generosity goes a long way
Oct 03, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I was so moved after reading the story of Ms. Connie Virulet, the subject of “Spar Power” in the Fall 2010 edition of Palisade Magazine. Mother of four beautiful children. Massage Ther...
Resident proposes offers solutions to ease JC’s financial situation
Sep 26, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I read “Bright ideas for a dark subject,” in which the city’s administration states they have not received any ideas from the public on how to deal with the current financial straits. ...
Friends support letter for Community Awareness Series
Sep 26, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am a taxing paying resident of Hudson County, and I live in the city of Bayonne, NJ. I have attended a great number of Community Awareness Series Programs over the past decades. As a...
LHS circumstances necessitate some unfortunate decisions
Sep 26, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As the owner of two rescue dogs, I have followed with interest the unexpected resignation of Liberty Humane Society’s (LHS) board of directors in mid-July – which exposed a shelter in ...