Here's your opportunity to support local veterans
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 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 | 4 4 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 | 4 4 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 | 4 4 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...
Give peace a chance
Aug 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Tuesday, Aug. 5 is again Universal Peace Day. It is the 69th Anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima, a day that forever changed our world. The Universal Peace Initiative asks for the ...
Exploited
Jul 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The massive movement of unaccompanied children from Central America across our southern border has the potential for massive exploitation and trafficking of those children. All these u...
Senseless
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Officer Melvin Santiago did not serve in my small town. He served on the mean streets of Jersey City where he lost his life in the line of duty to a deranged thug who claimed with high...
Hello from AFS Intercultural Programs!
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As a member of your community, I value sharing opportunities that positively affect the world. I volunteer with AFS-USA, a trusted leader in intercultural high school student exchange ...
When you go to the beach
Jul 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This summer don’t forget the sun screen. Also, don’t forget the young men that went to the beaches of Normandy, France some 70 years ago. They didn’t go with sun screen to sunbathe on ...
Birth of our nation
Jul 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The great American patriot Thomas Paine once wrote, “These are times that try men’s souls.” His words today are more meaningful than ever. The famous words of Nathan Hale, a 21 yr. old...