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...
For caregivers, the work never stops
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Many of us are just getting back to the office. But for caregivers, the work never stopped. Indeed, caring for loved ones is a 24/7 gig with no paid time off. That’s one reason why AAR...
Our diet is more deadly than gun violence
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s time for New Year’s resolutions, particularly those about our health. Although gun violence remains the leading cause of death among young people, our most dangerous weapon is sti...
Praise for the ABLE Act
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: When your child or loved one has an intellectual or developmental disability, you spend a lot of time worrying about the future. That is why I was very grateful that Congress passed an...
Garcia applauds Port Authority for dropping service cuts
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Democracy is indeed alive and well. Here’s the proof. When a plan to cut overnight PATH train service was unveiled in the midst of the holidays there was a collective chorus of voices ...
Body cameras will prevent mistreatment
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The massive public reaction to the tragic deaths of three black teens at the hands of white police officers has led to a national call for use of body cameras to record and prevent any...
PATH service cuts will hurt working class residents and local growth
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: A plan being considered by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to possibly eliminate overnight PATH train service is a bad idea that could have a devastating impact on thousa...
Public transit needs improvement
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Senator and Mayor Brian P. Stack’s bill that would require a mental health background check for drivers for Uber and Lyft is a great step in the right direction to protect the segment ...
Commuters are hogging all the parking spaces
Jan 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I just sent a letter to the Parking Authority of Weehawken. We have an issue here with people dumping their cars and jumping on the bus and then having no parking for the local residen...
Weehawken VFW thanks you for your support
Jan 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of the membership of the Weehawken VFW Post 1923, I would like to thank everyone who supported our Sock Hop Fundraiser to make it such a huge success. We are now in the proce...