Shakespeare in the Park a great success
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Sunday, Aug. 9, Mile Square Theatre ended its open-air production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Frank Sinatra Park. We were blessed with perfect weather over the three-week run, and ...
Save the monarch butterflies of Hudson County
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Recently I wrote to a powerful Hudson County politician with what I conceived as a rather esoteric request: throw a life-line to a threatened species of butterfly called the Monarch by...
Secure choice is good for workers, good for business
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Right now, the NJ Legislature is working on the NJ Secure Choice Savings Program Act, which would help the more than 1.7 million working New Jerseyans who don’t have access to a retire...
Shame on you "Ms. Kelly"
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Excuse me, Megyn Kelly: America is nearly $20 Trillion in debt, Iran soon to have nukes; ISIS is chopping off Americans' heads and burning people alive in cages; Christians are being slaughtered by...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
(Dr. Norquist is on vacation this week. We are re-running a letter that was published earlier in this column .) Dear Dr. Norquist: I am writing to you, Dr. Norquist, because no one else has been ab...
LANDISI, RITA NILAN
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered on Aug. 20 at Our Lady of Libera Church, West New York, for Rita Nilan Landisi, 91, of West New York. She passed away Aug. 18. She was a retired department store manager ...
Let’s bring back the Monarch Butterfly to Union City
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Permit me to lead this letter with gratitude to this newspaper for publishing my letters about the plight of the Monarch Butterfly. At 1:45 p.m. on August 10, Megan's small butterfly g...
DOT grants $650K to repair Meadowlands Parkway Bridge
Aug 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – Secaucus will receive $650,000 in discretionary aid from the New Jersey Department of Transportation (DOT) for repairs to the Meadowlands Parkway Bridge. Mayor Michael Gonnelli announced...
25-year tax break, $20M bonds granted to residential towers near Jersey City mall
Aug 21, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Despite opposition from two council members and several residents, and driven by a flood of union workers who turned out to express their support, the City Council on Wednesday appro...
Magazine selects top 100 towns in NJ; just one is in Hudson County
Aug 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY – New Jersey Monthly magazine has printed the results of its 2015 Top Towns survey for the state, and Hudson County fared particularly poorly. In fact, only one town in the county mad...