The significance of May 20 for Cuban-Americans
May 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This writing is dedicated to the memory of Weehawken-born Mario de la Peña, victim of the Castro’s regime in the Brothers to the Rescue 1996 air massacre (see http://www.hermanos.org/ ...
Thanking teachers
May 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: A recent Facebook page asked: "Who was your favorite teacher?" As one can imagine, this question generated numerous responses. Current students - as well as those who have graduated an...
Remember the linemen when the lights go out
Apr 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: March 2018 produced three nor’easters, and two in less than a week, which caused power outages in many parts of New Jersey. Whenever the lights come back on, we breathe a grateful sigh...
Passing of Bruno Sammartino
Apr 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On April 18, 2018, Bruno Sammartino went to the great wrestling ring in the sky. Bruno Sammartino, "The Living Legend," was a wrestling favorite throughout the local metropolitan area....
A real education
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Wake up America! It seems our so-called “education system” may actually be doing more harm than good. Of course, this isn’t exactly breaking news to the millions of parents now home sc...
Marijuana and other life-changing decisions
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Jersey City is introducing legislation that might have life changing consequences for its residents. The first is the introduction of recreational marijuana. While the state benefits g...
Hudson County’s relationship with ICE
Apr 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am disappointed to read that Hudson County ended the partnership program with ICE. So instead of notifying ICE when an illegal criminal leaves the county jail, the county now allows ...
Governor must choose
Apr 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Governor Phil Murphy’s clear social justice choice is to reject the Liberty National Golf Course’s proposal for leasing away Liberty State Park’s priceless Caven Point Natural Area, im...
Infrastructure plan
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear editor: So: Trump's much ballyhooed 1.4 trillion infrastructure plan seeks to shift most of the financial burden onto the states, money which NJ doesn't have. According to NJ Senator Menendez ...
Thank you so much for including CASA on 2018 power list
Mar 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editors: You have all been such good friends to CASA and I want to thank you sincerely for the terrific coverage you have given the organization and its work. I was thrilled to see a new categ...