Dwyer willing, Sires declines debate
Oct 24, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This last week I directed my volunteer staff to reach out to the Albio Sires campaign to schedule a debate, so that the voters of the 13th Congressional District could hear both of our...
A little generosity goes a long way
Oct 10, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I was so moved after reading the story of Ms. Connie Virulet, the subject of “Spar Power” in the Fall 2010 edition of Palisade Magazine. Mother of four beautiful children. Massage Ther...
Settlement report called ‘inaccurate and misleading’
Oct 03, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Sept. 26 North Bergen Reporter story “Officials Discuss $90K Harassment Settlement” was inaccurate and misleading; it must be corrected. We explained to the Reporter that false all...
To senators: Pass the Clean Energy Jobs and Oil Accountability Act
Oct 03, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The devastating Deepwater Horizon oil disaster has killed thousands of birds, hundreds of endangered and threatened sea turtles, and dozens of marine mammals. It has impacted hundreds ...
Give ‘Big Brother’ an inch, he’ll take a mile
Oct 03, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: New York is about to pass a law that makes smoking in public parks and beaches illegal. This comes after passing an ordinance last year banning smoking in bars. Since smokers didn't ra...
Upcoming flea market proceeds to help mentally ill live independent lives
Sep 26, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: What to do about the disenfranchised of Hudson County? The mentally ill men and women who are in need of out-patient resources, such as day-programs, to keep them healthy and connected...
Egg replacers reduce egg-related suffering
Sep 26, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Several hundred people have come down with Salmonella enteritides poisoning, leading to the recall of 380 million eggs from 17 states by the Wright County Egg Company of Galt, Iowa (ww...
To Sullivan: Stay between Hoboken’s lines
Sep 26, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I have long appreciated Al Sullivan's work detailing local news and political happenings. Unfortunately, Mr. Sullivan's columns tend to lose their trademark perspicacity when he depart...
To NJ Transit: Restore Light Rail route to its original schedule
Sep 19, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It should go without saying that times are tough. Everyone is forced to do more with much less, and that includes government. Two weeks ago, New Jersey Transit changed the route and ti...
Healthy living starts as a child
Sep 19, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: For my third grade special project last year, I needed to find a system – that I was a part of – that was broken. I picked school lunches because there weren’t always health options. I...