Random acts of violence
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am deeply saddened by the mass shooting that took place in Orlando, Florida at a gay nightclub. This most recent act is considered to be one of the worst shootings in American histor...
‘Where are we safe now?’
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On Sunday June 12, terror struck the city of Orlando and our nation watched in horror as a troubled individual filled with hate set out on an unimaginable rampage. To some in the media...
Today’s young men
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: What a pity (Consent and sex on campus, April 24) that young men have to be "counseled" about when a girl means yes and when she means no. All over the country, one hears, campus sexua...
How to reclaim our Democracy
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There’s a strong connection between the health of a democracy and the social cohesiveness of its community life. That’s why tyrants of all kinds, from time immemorial, don’t want their...
Let all voters participate
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I’ve been a voter for 37 years and am one of the 2.6 million New Jersey voters who have chosen not to affiliate with a political party. We make up 48 percent of the NJ electorate, sign...
Regarding Al Sullivan’s column
May 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Come on, Al. There is nothing "alleged" about the Clinton DNA on Monica's crinkly blue dress that has been subtly immortalized in Nelson Shank's portrait of Slick Willy hanging in the ...
Remembering Francis Albert Sinatra
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: May 14, 2016 will mark 18 years since the death of world renowned singer/actor Frank Sinatra in 1998. Hoboken, NJ's native son left an indelible legacy of classy showmanship in his ill...
Fracking response
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In a May 1 letter to the North Bergen Reporter, Paula Rogovin, a representative of Break Free announced plans to bus demonstrators to Albany to protest against the use of "train bombs"...
Cutting taxes on retirement income can help so many struggling NJ retirees
May 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Secure retirement is out of reach for many New Jersey residents and income taxes on retirement benefits makes this problem worse. We should not be penalizing people for planning for a ...
Soldiers, not warriors
May 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: About the article in April 10 Reporter about local towns paying tribute (belatedly) to Vietnam veterans. As a veteran myself (of an earlier war, just as stupid and futile and unnecessa...