Hoboken Fire Officer Local 1076, 1078
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This letter is being written to inform you about our city being put at risk due to insufficient man power and the browning out of fire companies. It has been the practice of a current ...
Housing in Hoboken
Sep 24, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Is a unique challenge because our limited geographical space is made worse by regressive zoning rules and over-regulation. Both have facilitated increased costs by adding an artificial...
Support for Ravi Bhalla
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor My wife Alyse and I have lived in Hoboken for 26 years. Alyse is a public school teacher, and I am the owner of the furniture and kitchen store, Battaglia's Home, on Willow Avenue. We h...
Jen Giattino is the mayor Hoboken deserves
Sep 17, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear friends and neighbors I am proud to endorse City Council President Jen Giattino to be our next Mayor of Hoboken and her council slate comprising of Zoning Board Chair Jim Aibel and long-time H...
Hoboken has a $8.5-10 million debt, and it’s a problem
Sep 17, 2017 | 9 9 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Mayor Zimmer sent a Nixle on the $8.5-10 million Hoboken owes to Suez Water. Yet in over 1,000 words the word “debt” never appears. Google defines debt as “something, typically money, ...
Resident forced to leave Hoboken
Sep 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I know that I am not the only Hoboken resident to react to the news that one of our truly wonderful Hoboken residents, Dana Wefer, has been forced to leave Hoboken because she could no...
A Mayor for the People
Sep 17, 2017 | 3 3 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor, To quote Bernie Sanders, “when we share the vision that government should work for all of us, there is nothing we can’t accomplish.” In the same way that this is true of the United Sta...
I think that I shall never see such lovely trees on Washington Street
Sep 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In the August 1913 issue of “Poetry: A Magazine of Verse,” Joyce Kilmer’s poem “Trees” was published. He was born in New Jersey and one of his grandsons, Hugh Kilmer, lived on Bloomfie...
Officials should prepare now for spread of gentrification
Sep 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The residents of Hudson County are at a crossroads. Gentrification began in Hoboken in the 1980s and is now traveling into other communities, but presently it is most noticeable in Jer...
Educating to save our democracy
Sep 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: John Dewey, perhaps America’s greatest education philosopher, ought to be a household name. As familiar to average folks as Kim Kardashian is. OK, maybe I’m dreaming a little too big! ...