African American communities are under attack
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: First, I would like to send my condolences to the Eric Garner family. Once again, we saw an injustice in our court of law. I am very disturbed by this and something needs to be done. T...
$45 million MLK Annex proposal needs public meeting
Dec 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I have sent this letter from CivicJC to Mayor Steven Fulop and the City Council: I am writing to you on behalf of the members of CivicJC to request the administration conduct an inform...
Assemblyman Garcia comments on Obama’s immigration order
Dec 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Immigration reform is a hot button issue that elicits intense emotions and varying opinions. But most people agree America’s immigration system is broken and must be fixed. For far too...
Keep ‘God’ in the pledge of allegiance
Dec 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In the early 1950s the phrase “under God” was so rightfully added to our Pledge of Allegiance to our great flag in this great country. This was and continues to be a refreshing and sti...
AFSCME Local 2262 president is an exceptional man
Dec 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On Oct. 14, there was an election at Dickinson High School for Local 2262 of the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, AFL-CIO (AFSCME). It was a great victory...
Happy birthday, Ol' Blue Eyes
Dec 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: December 12, 1915: On what would have been his 99th birthday, I want to pay homage to Frank Sinatra, the man who gave us so many years of first class entertainment via radio, TV, perso...
‘Please stop smoking’
Nov 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Nowadays on the television we see commercials depicting the horrible after-effects of a lifetime of smoking. Usually they show a man or woman who has a hole in their throat, and must s...
Air pollution is dangerous to mothers and children
Nov 30, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Air pollution has been a huge problem in New Jersey for over a great number of decades. All the residents living in New Jersey are still being exposed to all these pollutants regardles...
Cohen updates community on efforts to control Hudson County taxes
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The centerpiece of my Freeholder campaign earlier this year was to push for an independent performance audit of county operations, so that we can get a road map for achieving cost savi...
In praise of the new improved Recreation Department
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing this letter to thank Ryan Strother, Jersey City Recreation Director, for a job well done. In the past few years, we can all say we had a good Recreation Department but the...