Introducing Adela Rohena for freeholder
Oct 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am Adela Rohena and I’m a graduate of Saint Peter’s University in Jersey City. I work as an educator in the Jersey City public school system. Currently, I am a candidate for Freehold...
Support for Moriah "Mo" Kinberg
Oct 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Heights is a vibrant neighborhood in Jersey City that is constantly evolving. New restaurants, shops, and art galleries continue to flourish, as does its deep history and community...
Jersey City Together holds forum, lack of affordable was an issue
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Comments were made about developers charging excessive rents but that was only part of the problem associated with the lack of affordable housing. Government spending is a major reason...
Columbus symbolized inspiration, imagination, and intensity
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The second Monday in October is set aside to honor Christopher Columbus. It is now well known that Columbus was not the first European to sail to the “New World.” The Vikings landed in...
Rebecca Symes is an extraordinary leader
Oct 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: The first time I saw Rebecca Symes conduct a Harsimus Cove Association meeting as president, I knew I was seeing someone with extraordinary leadership capabilities. This meant a lot ...
Election period
Oct 01, 2017 | 3 3 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This November election is crucial for Ward F Residents! The reason why is because Ward F has been in a state of emergency for years and the last time its residents (particularly Blacks...
Re-zoning of R1
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: After attending several useless hearing for application for continued variances detrimental to our settled neighborhood (non-landmarked part of Hamilton Park), I have accused the commi...
Time for legal cannabis in New Jersey
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Throughout the nation, the move to legalize cannabis for medical reasons and recreational purposes is gaining momentum. More than a dozen States have already taken action to allow the ...
There is a sentence in our tax bills that states
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: “Taxes that are due in 2017 and remain unpaid on November 14, 2017 will be subject to Tax Sale on December 18, 2017.” Taxpayers just receive their bills late due to the Board of Educat...
Drug Education/Rehabilitation
Sep 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States. In 2014, it surpassed both car accidents and gun violence in number of deaths. Those with loved ones wh...