Seeking descendants
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: For the last two years I have been trying to trace descendants of my great Uncle John Hamilton and his wife Barbara Banks. They immigrated to New York in 1867 and had two children ther...
Welcome back, Mr. Elwell
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: A tip of the hat to Al Sullivan for his article reporting and interview with former mayor Elwell’s return to Secaucus after serving 30 months in federal prison. He truly has a knack fo...
Governor Christie, please sign the CARE Act
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s time that we lock down the revolving door of hospital readmissions in New Jersey. Kaiser Health News reported this month that an unprecedented number of hospitals will face fines ...
Massive assault on our public health
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: U.S., state, and municipal health authorities are working overtime and spending millions of dollars to stem the spread of Ebola, which has killed just one person here. Where is the com...
Thank you for your support
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of Mayor Michael J. Gonnelli and town Council, in conjunction with the Board of Health, I would like to extend a special thank you to everyone who helped support “Be Moved, S...
Who will become next?
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In an affront to all Americans and in defiance of the intent of our Constitution’s 18th and 19th amendment addressing voters’ rights, “voter suppression” continues and intensifies in a...
Plea for action on Alzheimer's funding
Nov 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Currently more than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease, including approximately 170,000 here in New Jersey. Those numbers will skyrocket by mid-century as the baby...
Number duplication, ebola and geopolitical life/death decisions
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I have always found the subject of number duplication to be fascinating. If you were to take $1 double it and each successive day each dollar doubled itself you would in thirty short d...
Helping to prevent tragedies
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Newark community was rattled once again by a fatal fire on Saturday, October 11. The fire, which occurred on Oakland Terrace, was responsible for the deaths of a mother and grandmo...
Governor Christie, please sign the CARE Act
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s time that we lock down the revolving door of hospital readmissions in New Jersey. Kaiser Health News reported this month that an unprecedented number of hospitals will face fines ...