JCMC cancer program gets highest rating
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Jersey City Medical Center - RWJBarnabas Health recently received full accreditation from the American College of Surgeons Committee on Cancer Program Standards. This is the highest na...
The state budget
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 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 ...
Educating to save our democracy
Jul 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 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 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 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...
Donald Trump is too interesting to be the president
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As dean of the newly established University of Hope (partly fictional, and partly real: at least as a concept), I’d like to award Mike Tyson an honorary doctorate in philosophy.  For h...
50 years since the Summer of Love
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This summer marks the 50th anniversary of the “Summer of Love.” From an historical perspective, the “Summer of Love” wasn’t very “lovely.” Global civil unrest, racial tensions in the U...
Just a piece of cloth but born on June 14, 1777
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Believed originated by a school teacher B.J. Cigrand in 1885 as Flag Day birthday, President Harry Truman signed congressional Act in 1949 stating with Betsy Ross Version of 13-5 point...
With the expiration of the water contract, the city must take back the control of this asset.
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We do not need a third party running our water system. The system was privatized under former Mayor Schundler so he would have cash cow for his budget. Succeeding mayors used this as a...
Queen of Peace Catholic School / School Project
Jun 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing to you as part of a class project for the novel The Watsons Go to Birmingham. My classmates and I are contacting newspapers across the county in a state we chose to learn ...
More powerful than heroin
Jun 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Those with loved ones who are using opiates or heroin have a new risk. Drug dealers across the United States have begun to mix drugs with an extremely powerful and dangerous drug known...