Protecting the nation from gun violence
Feb 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: This month marks the fifth anniversary of the founding of Moms Demand Action (MDA). The day after the Sandy Hook massacre, a mother named Shannon Watts felt she couldn’t stay silent ...
Moving forward with a proactive administration
Feb 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: This week, we all heard of the settlement reached by the City of Bayonne and the Bayonne Muslim Group. If you have not heard, the settlement was for $400,000 and will be paid by the ...
Thanks for supporting breast cancer awareness
Feb 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Sunday, February 4, was World Cancer Day, a reminder to me and my colleagues at the Estee Lauder Companies that breast cancer does not end in October. I would like to thank all who p...
Alonso cites need for an investigation
Feb 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: As a Trustee on the Board of Education, I recently introduced six resolutions that our school district desperately needs to hold the line on taxes and restore our school system's tar...
What happened to the wildlife?
Feb 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: When NJCAR received the animal control contract from the City of Bayonne two years ago, Mr. Santini made promises to the city regarding the handling of wildlife, through his spokespe...
No good reason for Liberty National to lease Caven Point!
Feb 14, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: The NJDEP is currently reviewing the proposal submitted by Liberty National Golf Course to lease the Caven Point Natural Site at Liberty State Park. Caven Point is a critical natural...
Bayonne Civic League supports winter blood drive to benefit New Jersey
Feb 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: The Bayonne Civic League, established in 2017 as a nonprofit organization dedicated to boosting community involvement, is hosting a blood drive on February 24, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m....
Shifting the blame
Feb 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Recently the paper published a letter from Joseph Broderick, President BBOED, under the caption, “Setting the record straight.” The truth is the letter is nothing more than a thinly ...
No more Scarlet Letters
Feb 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: How typical, another political campaign is coming up and out come the sexual misconduct allegations. This practice dates back to the mid-’80s when Supreme Court Judge Thomas underwen...
Naming a school for a war hero
Feb 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: I am submitting this letter on behalf of William Shemin, a deceased resident of Bayonne who has been sincerely identified by his superior in the United States Army as a hero, and I q...