Disgusted - is there no justice for animals?
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Tuesday August 12 a little before 6 p.m. - this will be a day I will never forget, for I lost my beautiful beagle mix to a speeding car, a driver going above the speed limit on my stre...
Healthier foods in our schools
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: With the new school year, parents' attention is turning to school lunches. Traditionally, USDA had used the National School Lunch Program as a dumping ground for surplus meat and dairy...
Public-private partnership yields strong school bus inspection program
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The start of every school year brings with it a nervous excitement for new learning opportunities, but also concerns for student safety in and out of the classroom. The New Jersey Moto...
Dangers facing college freshmen
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Mid August marks the time of year when high school graduates prepare to enter their freshman year of college, with many leaving home for the first time. With all the responsibilities a...
Veteran cemetery warning
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There is no such thing as buying a veteran plot. This is a sales strategy used by some civilian cemeteries to attract veterans. All veterans’ cemeteries are free for veteran, wife and ...
St. John’s
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Thank you for your report in the Union City Reporter “Historic church to become special needs housing” last week! It is unfortunate that the after school program had to be discontinued...
Thank you for your dedication
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to thank the board of Commissioners and Mayor Brian P. Stack for their dedication to Public Safety. Throughout this summer it was a treat to see a...
Fix these passages
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Although the overhaul of the 14th Street Viaduct has been a necessary evil for anyone traveling from Union City/Jersey Heights to Hoboken, statements made by our elected officials are ...
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 ...
Honoring men of distinction
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The recent murder of Jersey City Police Officer Melvin Santiago is a reminder of the inherent dangers of police work and the deadly hazards police officers face protecting our communit...