50 percent toll hike is not acceptable
Jan 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The economic times are already tough in New Jersey. Most middle and lower class families are already having a tough time in their day to day routine lives. Now on top of that comes a N...
Cameras used for profit
Jan 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Tuesday’s announcement of another red light camera in Jersey City (‘After two red-light cameras record 16,000 violations…’ Dec. 20) is concerning. Police Chief Thomas Comey suggests th...
Lots of reasons to skip meat
Jan 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: 2011 has not been a good year for the meat industry. There were more reports of devastating health impacts. In May, The World Cancer Research Fund advises limiting meat consumption to ...
Maurice Fitzgibbons
Jan 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The recent untimely death of Hoboken’s native son Maurice Fitzgibbons has had a profound impact on all who had the privilege to know him. I first met Maurice while I was a grammar scho...
Leaves blow
Dec 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On a recent afternoon, sitting in the park with a cup of espresso (carried from a nearby cafe with no outside tables), I was reminded, as leaves fluttered around me, of one of Shakespe...
Unforgettable performance by the Kennedy Dancers
Dec 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: If you were at the Kennedy Dancers' performance of Christmas at St Joseph's School for the Blind this past Saturday night, you couldn't help but feel grateful for all the joy they brin...
Holiday safety tips
Dec 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As a retired New Jersey State Trooper and former Sheriff of Hudson County please find for the residents of Hudson County the following holiday safety tips to assist in ensuring all enj...
A joyful boy
Dec 10, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
“A joyful boy” ‘Jack’ is a happy joyful boy, as and when, he plays with toy; fat as humpy bumpy sack, chewing at times, chocolate snack. A lad, he is as bright as brass, used, often dozing in the c...
As usual our leadership was a no-show
Nov 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Once again, the recent Nov. 8 election results illustrate the ineffective leadership of the Hudson County Republican Organization. As a Republican and former congressional candidate, I...
The kind and gentle Matt Amato
Nov 20, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Regarding the passing of your columnist, I first met Matty in 1972 while I was working as a reporter for the Jersey Journal. Matty would visit us often and talk politics with the staff...