Columbus symbolized inspiration, imagination, and intensity
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The second Monday in October is set aside to honor Christopher Columbus. It is now well known that Columbus was not the first European to sail to the “New World.” The Vikings landed in...
Offshore wind missing from NJ energy mix
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The coastal breezes are just as strong in both states, yet today Rhode Island is harnessing wind power to generate clean electricity while New Jersey has only generated hot air. In 201...
Drug Education/Rehabilitation
Sep 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States. In 2014, it surpassed both car accidents and gun violence in number of deaths. Those with loved ones wh...
Citizen involvement leads to better government
Aug 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: People tend to think that it is impossible to get involved in their government. They tend to think that it is hopeless to help out those in need. In actuality, the only impossibility i...
'The Toll of the Hudson Tunnel'
Aug 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor There is more (Al Sullivan -- August 20) concerning the proposed Gateway Tunnel project which needs to be aired. Release of the Federal Rail Road Administration draft Environmental Impa...
Let’s keep the beauty of our city.
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 120 120 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On Aug. 7, I was walking in my neighborhood when I turned onto Eighth Street off of Mansfield Avenue. I was horrified to see Tico’s Tree Service leaving the block and that 22 mature tr...
Time for legal cannabis in New Jersey
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Throughout the nation, the move to legalize cannabis for medical reasons and recreational purposes is gaining momentum. More than a dozen States have already taken action to allow the ...
AARP urges Senators Booker, Menendez to oppose Senate Bill
Jul 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 137 137 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: AARP New Jersey calls on U.S. Senators Cory Booker and Robert Menendez to maintain their strong and public opposition to the Senate’s health care legislation. It provides tens of billi...
Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 141 141 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In 2014, it surpassed both car accidents and gun violence in number of deaths. Those with loved ones who are using opiates or heroin need to be aware that opiates are the main contribu...
Refugees need our love and support
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 138 138 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: June 20th of every year is World Refugee Day, and while this letter will be sent out after it, it is still a reminder that people around the world need our love and support. The refuge...