Re: John Bredin
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: John Bredin's jocular attempt to explain the Trump enigma (Reporter, June 4). There are two theories: that, along with Hillary, he was chosen by the self-Chosen (our unelected rulers, ...
An appreciation of the late Michael Coleman
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I was saddened to read in last week’s Reporter that Mike Coleman had passed away. Old time Hoboken residents will remember him as the city’s Model Cities director in the late ‘60s and ...
To Those Running for Mayor
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Can you please be very specific and concrete in your promises—and keep them? And can you address these issues? 1. Taxes. What will you do to keep taxes down—and fair? People, like myse...
The 500-Foot Bar Rule, Redux
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This letter is concerned with the effort to create exceptions to the longstanding city rule that plenary retail consumption license holders may not open within 500 feet of one another....
The Star Spangled Banner
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Written as a poem by Francis Scott Key, he wrote the words as he watched the bombardment of Ft. M‘Henry in Baltimore Bay, as a prisoner on a British War frigate during war of 1812. The...
The state budget
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The battle took many twists and turns this year, but we would be remiss not to acknowledge the final funding bill and the members of the Legislature who fought tirelessly on behalf of ...
Giattino’s campaign kickoff
Jul 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Like many of you, I am passionate about many things, but Hoboken is where my heart lies. In the 18 years I have lived here, I got married, had all three of my sons and have become incr...
Educating to save our democracy
Jul 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 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! ...
The longest day of the year
Jul 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear editor: One is always glad to see the longest day of the year (solstice) arrive at last; but a little sad, too, realizing that every day thereafter will get a little shorter, right down to the...
Thanks to those who helped with Father Mike’s services
Jul 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who assisted our church with the wake and funeral for Fr. Michael Guglielmelli. First and foremost is Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer ...