Researching the names of the librarian during the 1950s
Dec 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I grew up in North Bergen and attended Weehawken HS from 1957-59. I have been researching the Weehawken Public Library and trying to find out the name/s of the librarian during the 195...
Sanctuary City
Dec 11, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 223 223 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Cities throughout the country had declared themselves as "sanctuaries" for undocumented immigrants. While there is no exact description of a "Sanctuary City," it generally means that t...
November’s color
Nov 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 229 229 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Bright yellow, mint green, soft orange and between. Flaming red, emerald green, color our sky in the arms of our trees. Gently flutter to our feet, November brings our earth her quilt....
The election of elections
Nov 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 183 183 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Today I witnessed the collapse of the Democratic Party. Anyone who knows me well knows I have said that Obama and Clinton would destroy the Democratic Party. The political machine behi...
Volunteer tax return preparers needed in Essex and Hudson counties
Nov 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 152 152 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...
Mammograms can save lives
Nov 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 151 151 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Across the United States, one in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. There are many opportunities to bring awareness about breast cancer to women and thei...
Praise for Mayor Stack’s leadership
Oct 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 167 167 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Under the leadership of Mayor Stack and ordinance was passed recently that will not allow residents and visitors to ride bicycles on the sidewalk. This ordinance will prevent unnecessa...
Reject Trump’s fear-mongering and scapegoating
Oct 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 160 160 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...
Tenants' rights
Oct 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 166 166 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Union City has a large number of renters and many cannot afford to buy a house or condo on their income even with two people working. Living and staying in their apartment without payi...
Hudson County driving
Oct 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 150 150 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...