On sanctuary cities and specifics
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Recently Union City Mayor Brian Stack and his Board of Commissioners made it official that the city now falls under sanctuary city jurisdiction. This is a way to boldly affirm that cit...
The passion runs deep
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As the banks and churches of Hoboken gradually disappear under the guise of luxury condos, I am comforted to know that at least two buildings that house the library and City Hall shoul...
NAACP questions county’s contract with ICE
Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People- Hoboken Branch (NAACP) is questioning the validity of Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise’s decision to renew the County’...
Hudson County and Sanctuary Cities
Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing to express my support of the mayors in Hudson County who have declared their cities sanctuary cities. It is my hope that they resist the pressure to cave in the face of po...
This April 2017 will mark the 100th anniversary of WWI
Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Let Hoboken not forget this historic event. This One Mile Square City was probably the most active military location of the war. Thousands of young Soldiers, Sailors and Marines came i...
Alcohol and testosterone are a bad brew
Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Re: Marilyn Baer’s Feb. 19 article in the Reporter about sexual assault of women by young men after drinking in Hoboken’s bars. Never mind that a well brought up young man can drink hi...
What’s next for Hoboken’s infrastructure?
Mar 05, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The number one problem facing the city of Hoboken is the aging condition of our town’s infrastructure, and its continuing deterioration. Just last week, the residents of our city exper...
Deliveries and Access are the Lifeblood of Washington Street
Mar 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: One of the craziest debacles to have occurred in Hoboken is that no one considered how the tractor trailer trucks would be able to deliver goods to the new Trader Joe’s at 14th and Wil...
Please, not another Observer Highway
Feb 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Let us face facts. Hoboken is over-developed and now has too many cars. There are three things everyone can count on in the future: 1. New residents will bring their cars. 2. Hoboken w...
Still betrayed
Feb 26, 2017 | 6 6 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On March 30, 2014, I wrote what would be my first of many letters to the editor entitled “Betrayed” about the Monarch project that is proposed to be built on the northern waterfront by...