Who’s really our enemy?
Sep 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Trump claimed once that the media was the enemy of the people, full of “fake news”; and, after his summit meeting with Russia’s Putin, trying to make our relations with that country le...
Give Bob Hugin a chance
Sep 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As a registered Democrat, there are few times where I agree with my Republican friends on issues. But I am intrigued by Republican Senate candidate Bob Hugin, who says he’s a different...
A lovely lost
Aug 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Words cannot convey How simply beautiful you were in every way Miss you, Mother; wish you were still here a generous lady, so sweet and so dear. Love and happiness you gave to others, ...
Support Gov. Murphy’s pre-K expansion
Aug 26, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This writer recalls in approximately 1965 under the Johnson Administration the opening of the first Head Start pre-schools in Jersey City. This most worthy program was responsible for ...
This is not the Hudson County we know and love
Aug 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: For decades, Hudson County has been a welcoming community and bastion of democratic values. But on Thursday, July 12, we were betrayed when the Hudson County Board of Chosen Freeholder...
Fire deaths on the rise in NJ: eight child victims since January
Jul 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: How many more families will have to suffer the loss of loved ones due to fire? Tragically, 37 lives have been lost since January, including eight innocent children, in 27 home fires th...
Creating a Hollywood for the greater good
Jul 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Talk about making a better world usually involves the realms of education, activism, and politics. As it should, but there’s a fourth dimension of society, often overlooked, which is a...
Marijuana laws are burning
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Everywhere I go, I smell burning cannabis and with each passing day, we continue to abide by outdated, draconian laws for a substance that is far less harmful than alcohol or tobacco. ...
Information needed on former Mayor Mark Fagan
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor. I’m writing an article on former Jersey City Mayor Mark Fagan for the journal The Human Prospect . While I do expect to have an assistant on this project, information on the former may...
Let’s try to save the Humanities
Jul 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In case you’ve been on another planet for the past decade, the hottest buzzword in education circles today is “STEM” – an acronym for science, technology, engineering, and math. STEM h...