North Bergen should buy Hi-Tech H.S.
May 29, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: A lot of Hudson County residents do not want to see North Bergen's preschool permanently take away part of Braddock Park's open space and recreation areas. The preschool has violated N...
All voters
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I’ve been a voter for over 56 years and am one of the 2.6 million New Jersey voters who have chosen not to affiliate with a political party. We make up 48 percent of the NJ electorate ...
Cutting taxes on retirement income can help so many struggling NJ retirees
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Secure retirement is out of reach for many New Jersey residents and income taxes on retirement benefits makes this problem worse. We should not be penalizing people for planning for a ...
Women deserve the same pay as men
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Women's earnings are ever more important to their families. More than 40 percent of children under 18 live in households where the mother is the sole breadwinner. Yet, women still earn...
Understanding
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Super wealthy Americans have only themselves to blame if they are perturbed by Bernie Sanders’s strong showing in this year’s presidential campaign. When will today’s One Percent under...
How to reclaim our Democracy
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There’s a strong connection between the health of a democracy and the social cohesiveness of its community life. That’s why tyrants of all kinds, from time immemorial, don’t want their...
Remembering Francis Albert Sinatra
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: May 14, 2016 will mark 18 years since the death of world renowned singer/actor Frank Sinatra in 1998. Hoboken, NJ's native son left an indelible legacy of classy showmanship in his ill...
Fracking response
May 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In a May 1 letter to the North Bergen Reporter, Paula Rogovin, a representative of Break Free announced plans to bus demonstrators to Albany to protest against the use of "train bombs"...
This Mother's Day, consider cows
May 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This Mother's Day, May 8th, many of us will celebrate the powerful bond between mother and child. Tragically, the world-wide symbols of motherhood - dairy cows - never get to see or nu...
Soldiers, not warriors
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: About the article in April 10 Reporter about local towns paying tribute (belatedly) to Vietnam veterans. As a veteran myself (of an earlier war, just as stupid and futile and unnecessa...