hoboken letters

Don’t judge a book by its cover
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As the mom of a freshman at Hoboken High, I wanted to share our experience with the school so far and with the high school application process that we went through at this time last ye...
We need to improve Hoboken High for the students here now
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: What’s your takeaway from the recent Board of Education Forum at the Elks Club this week? My takeaway is not what we heard from each candidate, but we didn’t hear from no-show candidat...
Positive, active parents dedicated to the schools!
Oct 26, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing in support of Parents for Progress (PFP) Monica Stromwall, Sharyn Angley and Antonio Gray in the upcoming School Board election. As a sitting Board of Education member, I ...
A name change for a failed brand
Oct 26, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Of the three slates running for the Hoboken Board of Education, one chose to ignore the long-established local candidate forum. The truant slate consists of one appointed board member ...
Parents for Change vote 1-6-7
Oct 26, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It has been an amazing few months campaigning for a seat on the Board of Education. I have spent my mornings talking to parents at each of the various Hoboken schools, discussing ideas...
Clear-cutting Hoboken’s residents
Oct 26, 2014 | 7 7 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In the 70s/80s, Hoboken was struck by an invigorating lightning bolt that, on the surface, appeared to be an exciting rediscovery of the vibrancy and edginess of an urban ‘frontier.’ A...
'Hoboken Residents for a Public Waterfront'
Oct 26, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This Tuesday evening, October 28th, there is an important decision that will be rendered relating to the Barry family / Applied Companies’ proposed Monarch development (“Monarch”). The...
The trouble with Washington Street--part 1
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We all know that Washington Street is a war zone in its current condition. Yes, it needs to be repaved, but it is not going to be repaved for at least 18 months according to one of the...
Committed to our community
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am running for re-election to the Hoboken School Board because of my deep commitment to our community. My family roots in the Mile Square City go back four generations, and my demons...
Why we missed the forum
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Some people may be wondering why the Parents for Progress ticket, Antonio Gray, Sharyn Angley and Monica Stromwall were not in attendance in the Candidate Forum on Wednesday, October 8th at the Elk...