Citizen involvement leads to better government
Aug 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: People tend to think that it is impossible to get involved in their government. They tend to think that it is hopeless to help out those in need. In actuality, the only impossibility i...
'The Toll of the Hudson Tunnel'
Aug 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor There is more (Al Sullivan -- August 20) concerning the proposed Gateway Tunnel project which needs to be aired. Release of the Federal Rail Road Administration draft Environmental Impa...
Let’s keep the beauty of our city.
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 177 177 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On Aug. 7, I was walking in my neighborhood when I turned onto Eighth Street off of Mansfield Avenue. I was horrified to see Tico’s Tree Service leaving the block and that 22 mature tr...
Time for legal cannabis in New Jersey
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Throughout the nation, the move to legalize cannabis for medical reasons and recreational purposes is gaining momentum. More than a dozen States have already taken action to allow the ...
AARP urges Senators Booker, Menendez to oppose Senate Bill
Jul 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 181 181 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: AARP New Jersey calls on U.S. Senators Cory Booker and Robert Menendez to maintain their strong and public opposition to the Senate’s health care legislation. It provides tens of billi...
Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 169 169 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In 2014, it surpassed both car accidents and gun violence in number of deaths. Those with loved ones who are using opiates or heroin need to be aware that opiates are the main contribu...
Refugees need our love and support
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 166 166 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: June 20th of every year is World Refugee Day, and while this letter will be sent out after it, it is still a reminder that people around the world need our love and support. The refuge...
50 years since the Summer of Love
Jul 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This summer marks the 50th anniversary of the “Summer of Love.” From an historical perspective, the “Summer of Love” wasn’t very “lovely.” Global civil unrest, racial tensions in the U...
The longest day of the year
Jul 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear editor: One is always glad to see the longest day of the year (solstice) arrive at last; but a little sad, too, realizing that every day thereafter will get a little shorter, right down to the...
Mayor Gonnelli
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 169 169 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I wanted to take a minute to thank Mayor Gonnelli for his unwavering support and commitment to local substance abuse prevention efforts in both Secaucus and Hudson County.   Oftentimes...