Housing hypocrisy
Aug 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: First, I want to thank E. Assata Wright and the Jersey City Reporter for publishing "Affordable and senior abatements on its way." The article quoted both Councilpersons Donnelley and ...
Eminent domain can happen to you
Aug 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Don’t think this can happen to you? Still don’t believe the city could force you to sell your property and then hand it over to a developer for its own private gain? Approximately 50 p...
Post office closings a great blow to communities
Aug 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: A strong community requires that quality civic institutions function. That is why it is so troubling to learn that the United States Postal Service is considering closing as many as ni...
Hudson County Teenage Republicans endorse DeLuca
Aug 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Hudson County Teenage Republicans is proud to once again endorse another candidate for the upcoming November election. Last week, we endorsed Micheal Alonso for Assembly and now we...
It’s outright extortion by a public entity
Aug 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Port Authority has out lived its usefulness. This agency has the sovereign right to raise fares beyond what many commuters can pay. This is especially true for Northern NJ Path rid...
Dear Mayor Healy & Council President Brennan:
Aug 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I request you to consider converting the three council-at-large seats to full-time based on a base salary and bonus model. This change shall bring more balance and accountability to th...
For their own greedy self serving interests
Aug 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Residents of Jersey City are well aware of individuals holding two or three lucrative government positions, which not only excels their paychecks but also liberally offers them the opp...
Sen. Stack’s letter on PA Hikes
Aug 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I write to voice my strong opposition to the recently proposed fare hikes by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. While I commend the Port Authority on their efficiency and m...
The meaning of eminent domain
Aug 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The meaning of “Eminent Domain” in simple layman’s terms is the government’s right and ability to seize and confiscate any “privately owned property” at a fair market price, for public...
Get dope dealers away from our kids
Aug 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It was nice to read about the “Stop the Violence Basketball Tournament” on Aug. 6. With a little encouragement, good things can happen. However, it sadly made me think about a violent ...