New high school plans are a triumph for Mayor Sacco
Nov 06, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 120 120 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Mayor Nicholas Sacco’s announcement last Monday that a new North Bergen High School is on the way may just be the most important date in the township’s long and storied history. In o...
Dear Mr. Sacco…
Oct 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 138 138 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Don’t gloat, Mr. Sacco, over the recent Hi-Tech H. S. plan which will solve student overcrowding in North Bergen’s schools. Hudson County Executive Tom Degise said “This innovative ide...
Reject Trump’s fear-mongering and scapegoating
Oct 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 213 213 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am proud to live in my diverse city and even prouder of those from other countries who want to become lawful U.S.A. citizens, who have endured the lengthy vetting process. I am proud...
Mammograms can save lives
Oct 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 135 135 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Across the United States, one in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. During the month of October, which is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, there a...
Volunteer tax return preparers needed in Essex and Hudson counties
Oct 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 210 210 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Tax-Aide is a nationwide program of the IRS and AARP, which provides tax return preparation services, particularly for low income taxpayers and the elderly. In Essex and Hudson Countie...
Hudson County driving
Oct 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: After living in Union City for the past 10 years and crossing the Heights through Union City and North Bergen twice a day to commute to my job in Bergen County, I have learned the rule...
‘Zackhary’s Law’ sponsored by Assemblywoman Chaparro
Oct 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 240 240 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 | 263 263 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 | 200 200 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 | 207 207 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...