The Salvation Army celebrates volunteers for National Volunteer Week
Apr 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: For over 130 years, The Salvation Army in New Jersey has been fighting the battle to meet the spiritual, emotional and physical needs of many local residents. Our 28 Corps Community Ce...
Women are at the epicenter of the Alzheimer’s disease epidemic.
Apr 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The recently released Alzheimer's Association 2014 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures reveals that almost two thirds of American’s living with Alzheimer’s disease are women and that...
The Caregiver bill
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Caregivers save lives, reduce suffering, and help people maintain their independence & dignity remain in their homes and communities. Caregivers keep their loved ones out of hospitals ...
Traffic nightmare
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out how to alleviate the problem of the Pulaski Skyway closure. The two lanes available should alternate in the North or South direction ac...
Noah
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: TV host Glenn Beck and other stalwarts of the Christian right have attacked the recent blockbuster "Noah" as being "pro-animal" and unfaithful to the Bible. Well, yes and no. The film ...
Weehawken teen climbs WTC
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I feel it important to speak up in regard to Justin, who at 16 has become a national personality for his dangerous trek up the WTC. First and foremost I do not condone his climb. With ...
Vegetarians live longer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This week's Time Magazine cites several reasons for vegetarians living longer. The article was prompted by a report in American Medical Association's Internal Medicine that a vegetaria...
A job well done
Mar 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The North Bergen Recreation Center does a great job educating and training young boys and girls in sports activities. The coaches teach the children how to play as a team, and show res...
Starting spring with a healthy diet
Mar 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: After several months of crippling snowstorms and flooding, I really look forward to spring weather, green grass, and flowers in bloom. The advent of spring is also a great opportunity ...
Time to give back to caregivers
Mar 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There are 1.75 million family caregivers in New Jersey who provide more than 1 billion hours of unpaid care each year to help an aging loved one live independently at home. Families ar...