President Obama signs bill to extend health coverage for uninsured children
Feb 22, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing to commend President Obama’s recent signing of a bill which would extend health coverage to four million uninsured children. Essentially, the bill calls for spending an ad...
State says your REAP refunds are doomed
Feb 15, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I have in my possession a response from the Department of Community Affairs, State of New Jersey in answer to my letter addressed to Governor Corzine, which apparently never reached hi...
Food urgently needed for poor
Feb 15, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: New Jersey’s food banks need our help! Higher food costs, rising unemployment and other financial hardships caused by the current economic climate are leading a greater number of peopl...
Girls softball awards dinner was a huge success
Feb 08, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On Friday January 23rd The North Bergen Girls Softball Program held their 1st awards dinner under the new administration in the Nutrition Center on 45th St. It has been quite a few yea...
Caught up in whirlwind of progress
Feb 08, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It has become increasingly apparent that we have begun to no longer seek to scrutinize and evaluate news but, instead, insist in immediate and abbreviated accounts of world and local e...
The Delle Donnas’ sentence was too harsh
Feb 01, 2009 | 2 2 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I have enjoyed reading your very informative local paper for many years. In your Sunday, January 18th paper, there was an article in the Briefs Section about Luisa Medrano. How could J...
We need your help
Feb 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am a teacher at Our Lady of Grace Elementary School in Fairview, NJ. My school is sponsoring a Walk-A-Thon to help support Adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD). One of our 2nd grade students h...
Unemployment nightmare
Jan 25, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: With the economy about ready to lose its bearing, those of us at the bottom of the socio-economic barrel are going to need help in areas that need some tweaking. For example, I noticed...
How good is the Good Samaritan Law after all?
Jan 18, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On March 8, 2008, I had a heart attack while picking up my youngest daughter from Girl Scouts. While I was unconscious and not breathing on the side of the road, calls were placed to 9...
Re: Governor Corzine’s recent visit to Iraq
Jan 18, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Gov. Corzine: Please stop this campaigning at my tax dollar expense immediately. Talking about a war in Iraq while cutting funding to watchdog organizations in New Jersey is tantamount to tryi...