Why I decided to go dark - and why you should too
Mar 22, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I have been “turning off the light” for a few years. The idea is of great value to our planet: first as an economic agent, second for protecting the environment. It is important to cha...
The Joe Noyes Crew
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On September 15th 1943 an American B-17 bomber with ten airmen on board failed to return home from a mission. One of them was a 2LT Frank A. Roth, from Union City, NJ. He was serving o...
Emphasis must be placed on preventing opiate addiction in the first place
Mar 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We are pleased to see Governor Christie expand on the growing problem of opiate addiction in his recent State of the State Address. The attention the governor is focusing on this issue...
Nutrition panel tells all
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The U.S. Advisory Panel on Dietary Guidelines has finally mustered the courage to recommend that Americans eat less meat and dairy products. And not just to lower our risk of heart dis...
Prieto broke promise
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Thanks to Al Sullivan for his excellent stories on the ongoing privatization threat to Liberty State Park from wrong-headed legislation. Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto should be asham...
The diet of Lent
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This Wednesday marked the beginning of Lent, the 40-day period before Easter, when many Christians abstain from animal foods in remembrance of Jesus' 40 days of fasting in the desert b...
Freedom of the press in France and the U.S.
Feb 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We join the rest of the world in mourning the brave staff of the magazine Charlie Hebdo, gunned down by religious fanatics for defending freedom of the press. Meat industry fanatics in...
A note about Weehawken Mayor Richard Turner
Feb 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I have known Mayor Turner for over 30 years now and while I admit that we have often been on different sides of issues regarding the town, I must add that we have always maintained a m...
Affordable health coverage in Hudson County – time is running out
Feb 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: What’s in your wallet that you value most? A health insurance card, along with the security and peace of mind that quality, affordable coverage brings with it, should be near the top o...
Why is Sires jumping fences?
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I haven't noticed much news coverage of this, but I wanted everyone to note that our Congressman, Albio Sires, has joined the Republican party in two recent crucial votes of the new Co...