Candidates need to take a stand on Social Security
Sep 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 126 126 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Both presidential candidates will take the stage in the next two weeks to try to sell us on the idea they can lead our nation. One way to demonstrate they have what it takes to be pres...
We love 'em to death
Sep 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Today's ten highest grossing box office releases are about animals, including: "Finding Dory," "The Jungle Book," "Zootopia," "The Secret Life of Pets," and "Kung Fu Panda." Nearly hal...
Tax relief must include help for NJ retirees
Sep 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of our 1.3 million members in New Jersey, AARP supports proposals to increase the personal income tax pension and retirement income exclusion fivefold over three years. An in...
Help from Hudson County
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: A charity in England is hoping to trace any descendants of a New Jersey man whose memory lives on by helping families in their time of need. The EC Roberts Centre in Portsmouth, Hampsh...
Questions about road repair shutdown in NJ
Aug 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 121 121 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear NJ Assembly and Senate: I recently received a property tax hike for my home in NJ. Taking the economy we live in today, plus the fact that my wife and I live on a fixed income, I was immediate...
Chaparro comments on PATH service closures
Jul 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: When I first heard about the upcoming weekend PATH closures on the 33rd Street line, like many of you, I was disappointed. As was noted on the Reporter ’s website on June 9, PATH servi...
Support caregivers and those they care for, support the RAISE Act
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 142 142 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Many of us have been, are, or will be a family caregiver, or are likely to need the help of one someday. Family caregivers are the backbone of services and supports in this country, th...
Time to stop unfair out of network medical bills
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Out of Network Transparency Act, which will be up for a vote in the New Jersey Legislature soon, would help protect us from surprise medical bills. It would crack down on unfair me...
Random acts of violence
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am deeply saddened by the mass shooting that took place in Orlando, Florida at a gay nightclub. This most recent act is considered to be one of the worst shootings in American histor...
‘Where are we safe now?’
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 123 123 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On Sunday June 12, terror struck the city of Orlando and our nation watched in horror as a troubled individual filled with hate set out on an unimaginable rampage. To some in the media...