Garcia applauds Port Authority for dropping service cuts
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Democracy is indeed alive and well. Here’s the proof. When a plan to cut overnight PATH train service was unveiled in the midst of the holidays there was a collective chorus of voices ...
Air pollution is dangerous to mothers and children
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 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...
‘Please stop smoking’
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 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...
For caregivers, the work never stops
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Many of us are just getting back to the office after time off for the holidays. But for caregivers, the work never stopped. Indeed, caring for loved ones is a 24/7 gig with no paid tim...
Stack opposes PATH service cuts
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I write to express my full support for keeping the PATH (Port Authority Trans-Hudson) service running on a 24-hour schedule-7 days a week. The recent proposal by a special bi-state pan...
Our diet is more deadly than gun violence
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s time for New Year’s resolutions, particularly those about our health. Although gun violence remains the leading cause of death among young people, our most dangerous weapon is sti...
Public transit needs improvement
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Senator and Mayor Brian P. Stack’s bill that would require a mental health background check for drivers for Uber and Lyft is a great step in the right direction to protect the segment ...
Body cameras will prevent mistreatment
Jan 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The massive public reaction to the tragic deaths of three black teens at the hands of white police officers has led to a national call for use of body cameras to record and prevent any...
Praise for the ABLE Act
Jan 04, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: When your child or loved one has an intellectual or developmental disability, you spend a lot of time worrying about the future. That is why I was very grateful that Congress passed an...
Assemblyman Garcia, don’t use first class mail
Dec 21, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I recently received a letter from Assemblyman Garcia that was addressed to all local businesses. While I appreciate that Assemblyman Garcia made the effort to send out a letter, I was ...