Say no to a Con-Con!
May 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I notice that the pretentious potentates trying to take our guns away are now trying to destroy our 2nd amendment gun rights, and turn us into victims of criminals, by destroying our U...
School budget
Apr 28, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I'd like to comment about the North Bergen Reporter's March 31 article entitled School Budget Adopted. In the article, Business Administrator Steven Somick said "We are also in negotia...
For those with autism, the community is the classroom
Apr 28, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: April is Autism Awareness Month. The lifelong developmental disorder, once rare, now affects 1 in 49 New Jersey children and their families. And as the rate of autism has grown, the ef...
Senior freeze
Apr 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am not sure everyone realizes that the state of New Jersey has a senior freeze program for property tax relief for owners who are 65 or over and live in their homes. To qualify, your...
Is the school budget affected by tax abatements?
Apr 14, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I read in the Sunday, March 31st North Bergen Reporter that the North Bergen Board of Education has adopted a $120 million dollar school budget. I have not seen the details of this bud...
Help for Sandy’s emotional impact is available
Apr 14, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s hard to believe how quickly time has gone by since Superstorm Sandy devastated many of our New Jersey communities, damaging homes and businesses and wreaking widespread havoc on t...
'State sanctioned'
Apr 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Suppose there was a class of citizens who could be factually categorized as "state sanctioned," bona fide good guys/girls. Now suppose that the official policy of that state was to ass...
Excellent job gentlemen!!
Mar 31, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I just wanted to say a big thank you and a job well done to North Bergen Mayor State Senator Nicholas Sacco, Commissioner of Public Works Frank Garguilo, The North Bergen DPW crew, Pau...
Kids self-manage diabetes on school grounds
Mar 31, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As of January 29th, 2010 children with diabetes have been allowed by NJ law to self-manage their diabetes in public schools. NJ law N.J.S.A. 18A:40-12.11-21 allows a parent to provide ...
School breakfast is a smart choice
Mar 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In New Jersey, we spend billions of dollars each year on public education. Yet we fail to do a simple and inexpensive thing that can help thousands of children succeed in school. Feed ...