On education, media, and the future of democracy
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There’s a little known thinking crisis going on in our country. Sometimes called the “dumbing down of America,” it began roughly in the1980s, and, not surprisingly, coincided with a lo...
Dear Assemblywoman Jimenez
Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I knew it would happen - Predicting Politicians is a no-brainer. I had scheduled a meeting to meet with your director after repeated attempts to meet with you personally concerning num...
Time to hurt animals
Mar 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As he was signing edicts hurting one group after another over the past two weeks, it was only a matter of time before Donald Trump got around to hurting animals - already the most oppr...
0.125 percent sales tax overcharges and other shocks to the system!
Feb 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On Jan. 1, 2017, the sales tax rate was reduced from 7 percent to a new rate of 6.875 percent. Problem is, most businesses are still charging the old rate. This is especially troubleso...
The Brown family says thanks
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We wish to thank all the wonderful people who came and gave beautiful cards and flowers and paid their respects to Robert J. Irving, known to his loved ones as “Bobby Tic Toc.” It was ...
Fight the Donald, locally
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Many wonder how they can voice their anger at Donald Trump, his policies, and make lasting positive change. While voters in other states only have the opportunity to express their ange...
The U.S.A. is not a fascist country
Feb 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Before and after President Trump became our president, in some segments of the country I saw media images of some protesters with signs likening President Trump to Hitler or that our n...
We’re better than the bullying and hate we’re seeing now
Feb 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: “Then they came for me and there was no one left to speak out for me.”- Pastor M. Niemoller when those that have, forget when they could not, we have ignorance. For a government who re...
The people have spoken
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The people have spoken in the last presidential election, but Congressional Rep. Albio Sires, (D-NJ 8th District) is not listening, and has not been listening since 2013 when the 8th D...
Too many Americans face losing access to health care
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Far too many Americans with disabilities are facing a future with the prospect of losing access to health care. Access to comprehensive, affordable health care coverage can make or bre...