Healthier foods in our schools
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: With the new school year, parents' attention is turning to school lunches. Traditionally, USDA had used the National School Lunch Program as a dumping ground for surplus meat and dairy...
Public-private partnership yields strong school bus inspection program
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The start of every school year brings with it a nervous excitement for new learning opportunities, but also concerns for student safety in and out of the classroom. The New Jersey Moto...
Veteran cemetery warning
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There is no such thing as buying a veteran plot. This is a sales strategy used by some civilian cemeteries to attract veterans. All veterans’ cemeteries are free for veteran, wife and ...
Veteran cemetery warning
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There is no such thing as buying a veteran plot. This is a sales strategy used by some civilian cemeteries to attract veterans. All veterans’ cemeteries are free for veteran, wife and ...
Ashamed
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The following is a letter to Representative Sires: Dear Representative Sires: The Congress went on vacation for five weeks starting Friday, August 1. The number of very serious problem...
Dangers facing college freshmen
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Mid August marks the time of year when high school graduates prepare to enter their freshman year of college, with many leaving home for the first time. With all the responsibilities a...
Here's your opportunity to support local veterans
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I rented the second floor of the Oulton Kraft VFW hall on Park Avenue in Weehawken for my 60th birthday celebration. The room and the entire historic building have been beautifully res...
Respect caregivers, and those they care for
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As a college student, the concept of caregiving hasn’t even been a blip on my radar. When I began my internship at AARP I learned about the extreme challenges caregivers faced. I also ...
Weehawken kids excel
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This year, Weehawken High School students exceeded the state and global average for success on Advanced Placement Exams. Forty talented and dedicated students took 83 exams during the ...
The power to stop
Aug 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Last weekend the drinking water of 400,000 Toledo residents was fouled by animal waste. With unfettered growth of animal agriculture and ineffective discharge regulations, it will happ...