Three candidates working towards a common goal
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing as a Hoboken parent regarding the upcoming Board of Education election on November 4th. As a parent of two children attending the Hoboken Public schools, I often attend th...
Focus on caregiving is warranted given how big its impact is
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: When I first began my internship at AARP, I had absolutely no idea how big of an issue caregiving is. Now I know that caregivers provide around $13 billion a year in unpaid services in...
Helping to clear the path
Sep 14, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: With the recent record-setting rain events throughout the northeast, I was reminded of the problems Hoboken has experienced with flooding over the years. The same week parts of New Jer...
Classrooms not courtrooms
Sep 14, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am disheartened by the direction the Kids First Board of Education is taking our schools. The focus is on courtrooms when the emphasis should be on classrooms. Over the summer the Bo...
Healthier foods in our schools
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: With the new school year, parents' attention is turning to school lunches. Traditionally, USDA had used the National School Lunch Program as a dumping ground for surplus meat and dairy...
Disgusted - is there no justice for animals?
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Tuesday August 12 a little before 6 p.m. - this will be a day I will never forget, for I lost my beautiful beagle mix to a speeding car, a driver going above the speed limit on my stre...
Sick days protect workers, and their co-workers
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It started with a 102.4 fever, aches all-over, coughs, congestion... misery for two weeks (and counting!). Sometimes I cough so hard it feels like my chest is going to crack. Other tim...
Public-private partnership yields strong school bus inspection program
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The start of every school year brings with it a nervous excitement for new learning opportunities, but also concerns for student safety in and out of the classroom. The New Jersey Moto...
Dangers facing college freshmen
Aug 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Mid August marks the time of year when high school graduates prepare to enter their freshman year of college, with many leaving home for the first time. With all the responsibilities a...
Hoboken’s National Night Out 2014
Aug 24, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Below is an open thank-you letter from Chief Edelmiro Garcia and PO Daniel Simone III to those who helped put together Hoboken’s National Night Out 2014: Hoboken Police Chief Garcia wo...