Helicopter safety over the Hudson has been ignored
Aug 23, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Two years ago, I wrote letters regarding the helicopter air traffic along the Hudson River. As waterfront residents, my husband and I were very concerned about our safety. At that time...
Crime in Weehawken
Aug 23, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Every year the “Night Out Against Crime” campaign goes unrecognized in the Township of Weehawken. It seems that town officials won’t observe this anti-crime operation because they do n...
Abandoned cars are inconvenient, eyesores, and dangerous
Aug 16, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Is there a law regarding abandoned cars on the streets of Weehawken? On Highwood Terrace, there are two of them within 30 feet of each other. Highwood Terrace!!! A busy street that needs every park...
A teachable moment in ethics for Hudson County, and America
Aug 16, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The political scandals rocking Hudson County ought to make us pause, on a deeper level, to reflect on the systemic corruption that plagues the entire American political system. To run ...
Plan for Alzheimer’s memory walk at LSP
Aug 09, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear editor, Every 70 seconds, someone develops Alzheimer’s disease. As many as 5.3 million people have the disease, and it’s the seventh leading cause of death in the United States. Alzheimer’s di...
Health care
Aug 09, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It seems the nation’s broken health care system has finally reached the top of the domestic agenda and our lawmakers need to tackle the problem in earnest. The mounting problems in hea...
ARC tunnel to nowhere
Aug 02, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: You recently reported in all editions of the Hudson Reporter that work has begun on a $9 billion dollar trans-Hudson passenger rail tunnel for the ARC (Access to Region's Core) program...
Urban Enterprise Zones (UEZ)
Jul 26, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I write to stress the importance of Urban Enterprise Zones (UEZ) to local municipalities. Such zones provide for a reduced sales tax rate of 3.5%. The reduced rate of sales tax is a be...
Healthy hints
Jul 26, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: If you have acid reflux (heartburn, etc.), chewing gum is an effective remedy. When you chew gum it increases the amount of saliva in the mouth. Saliva contains many compounds that pro...
Mayor Turner says thanks for a successful July 4
Jul 19, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: When Macy’s announced they would launch their July 4th Fireworks on the Hudson River it easily became one of our Township’s most anticipated events. We knew that we would have many res...