Donald Trump is too interesting to be the president
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 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...
Just a piece of cloth but born on June 14, 1777
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 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...
Queen of Peace Catholic School / School Project
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 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 ...
The power of community
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I have learned much during this past month, but one truth stands out:  our community is special. When the announcement of the Save Marist NJ Campaign was released just a little over a ...
The Meaning of Mother’s Day
May 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As May 14 th fast approaches my thoughts have drifted to the meaning and origin of this American Holiday. Mothers are honored and celebrated throughout the world and that is a good thi...
Governor Christie, the time is now to help our Wounded Warriors and their caregivers
May 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Wounded Warrior Caregiver Relief Act (S750) awaits the Governor’s signature, and the deadline is May 11th. If Governor Christie does not sign this bill by this date, it will be a l...
Mayor says thanks to the Home Team
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I would like to formally thank the members of the Weehawken Home Team for their participation in the April 9th Lincoln Tunnel Challenge 5K Run/Walk through the Lincoln Tunnel in Weehaw...
The proposed elimination of federal funding for the arts, museums, and libraries
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Where do I start?! I’ve already marched on January 21 in New York for women, and I’ll be in DC on April 29 to bring attention to climate change, as the Trump Administration seeks to ne...
Trump blamed for Obama USDA actions
Apr 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In response to Elmer Leighton’s letter of 3/4/17, “Time to hurt animals,” I wish your research had gone further than automatically blaming President Trump for the removal of the Animal...
On education, media, and the future of democracy
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There’s a little known thinking crisis going on in our country. Sometimes called the “dumbing down of America,” it began roughly in the1980s, and, not surprisingly, coincided with a lo...