Time to give back to caregivers
Apr 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There are 1.75 million family caregivers in New Jersey who provide more than 1 billion hours of unpaid care each year to help an aging loved one live independently at home. Families ar...
Women are at the epicenter of the Alzheimer’s disease epidemic.
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The recently released Alzheimer's Association 2014 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures reveals that almost two thirds of American’s living with Alzheimer’s disease are women and that...
The Caregiver bill
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Caregivers save lives, reduce suffering, and help people maintain their independence & dignity remain in their homes and communities. Caregivers keep their loved ones out of hospitals ...
In the immortal words of Charlie Shortt, "This is Weehawken"
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Many families are hurting in this town. Our families matter just as much to us, as yours do to you. I love this town and all the good it has done and produced. Yet, there remains plent...
Traffic nightmare
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out how to alleviate the problem of the Pulaski Skyway closure. The two lanes available should alternate in the North or South direction ac...
Noah
Apr 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: TV host Glenn Beck and other stalwarts of the Christian right have attacked the recent blockbuster "Noah" as being "pro-animal" and unfaithful to the Bible. Well, yes and no. The film ...
Kosovo 1999
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: March 23, 2014 marked the fifteenth anniversary of the war in Kosovo. Eight years prior to that, was an endless stream of atrocities from that part of the world. The systematic rape an...
Starting spring with a healthy diet
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: After several months of crippling snowstorms and flooding, I really look forward to spring weather, green grass, and flowers in bloom. The advent of spring is also a great opportunity ...
Weehawken teen climbs WTC
Mar 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I feel it important to speak up in regard to Justin Q, who at 16 has become a national personality for his dangerous trek up the WTC. First and foremost I do not condone his climb. Wit...
“Wheely”
Mar 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: My wife and I are serious cyclists. We have made three excursions to Europe, the invasion Beaches on the 50th Anniversary of D-Day, pilgrimages to Santiago de Compostela, Spain, and Mo...