Medicaid needs to be expanded
Dec 09, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Affordable Care Act offers unique benefits for the uninsured and helps New Jersey take strides in mending our troubled economy. Expanding Medicaid will give over 300,000 uninsured ...
A birthday greeting for Hoboken's Frank Sinatra
Dec 09, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On the occasion of Frank Sinatra's 97th birthday on December 12th, I along with such music luminaries as Harry Prime, Tony Bennett, Vic Damone, Peggy King, Jane Powell, Billy Jon Cooga...
“Parking tax”
Dec 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s that “Parking Tax” time again. Dec. 31, is the deadline to pay for your “Parking Permit.” No matter how you package it or name it, it’s nothing more than a “Parking Tax”. When I s...
Why the NJ absentee vote policy must be abolished
Dec 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Why we must pressure our legislators to abolish the New Jersey absentee vote policy: One of the reasons people praise our democracy is because we have the right to vote in a private bo...
Being the change in your community
Nov 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Being a volunteer at Divine Konektion Community Corp since its inaugural launch of October 2010 has increased my capacity to give, increased my awareness of the great need in our commu...
Frankenstorm Sandy is what we eat
Nov 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Frankenstorm Sandy is one more dramatic demonstration that climate change and its extreme weather patterns are now part of our future. Although we're unlikely to reverse climate change...
Get your act together!
Nov 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I couldn't agree more with both recent Letters to the Editor by John Amato and Wm. P. Frasca regarding the lack of preparedness and, in some cases, responses to Hurricane Sandy. We los...
Sandy
Nov 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: “Superstorm” Sandy descended angrily on the East Coast with a crash that millions of folks in NJ, NY and bordering states felt for days after (maybe weeks or months) – and many are sti...
A vulnerable nation
Nov 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 824 824 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This past storm called “Sandy” has proven one thing we are a vulnerable Nation. We thought here especially on the Northeast coast were so invincible to anything Mother Nature can throw...
Hudson County gone wild
Oct 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear (deer) Editor: I think I now understand why New Jersey taxes are among the highest in the nation. The other day I read an article in a local Hudson County newspaper, (more of a tabloid rag tha...