‘Zackhary’s Law’ sponsored by Assemblywoman Chaparro
Oct 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 149 149 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In late June, Zackhary Simmons, a 21-year-old young man from Ramsey with his whole life ahead of him, was fatally struck by a driver who fled the scene near 6th Street and Willow Avenu...
Don’t suppress the vote
Sep 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 174 174 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I sometimes visualize assemblymen and senators serving in many state legislatures (16 at last count) gathering in their statehouses and in back rooms for the purpose of devising effect...
Back to school food
Sep 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 135 135 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: With the new school year starting, parents' to-do lists are now filled with shopping for school clothes, school supplies, and school food. That's right - school food! In past years, ou...
Back to school food
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: With the new school year starting, parents' to-do lists are now filled with shopping for school clothes, school supplies, and school food. That's right - school food! In past years, ou...
Vote no in November to expand casino gambling to North Jersey
Sep 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 137 137 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Trenton has a track record of making promises it fails to keep. The latest plan to expand casino gaming into North New Jersey is another bad bet that will favor special interests and h...
Addressing the needs of people with disabilities
Sep 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As the signing of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) reached its 26th Anniversary on July 26, we must of course celebrate this monumental achievement and the paths it has opened up,...
Tax relief must include help for NJ retirees
Aug 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of our 1.3 million members in New Jersey, AARP supports proposals to increase the personal income tax pension and retirement income exclusion fivefold over three years. An in...
We love 'em to death
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Today's ten highest grossing box office releases are about animals, including: "Finding Dory," "The Jungle Book," "Zootopia," "The Secret Life of Pets," and "Kung Fu Panda." Nearly hal...
Help from Hudson County
Aug 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: A charity in England is hoping to trace any descendants of a New Jersey man whose memory lives on by helping families in their time of need. The EC Roberts Centre in Portsmouth, Hampsh...
Candidates need to take a stand on Social Security
Aug 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Both presidential candidates will take the stage in the next two weeks to try to sell us on the idea they can lead our nation. One way to demonstrate they have what it takes to be pres...