Re-zoning of R1
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: After attending several useless hearing for application for continued variances detrimental to our settled neighborhood (non-landmarked part of Hamilton Park), I have accused the commi...
Time for legal cannabis in New Jersey
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 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 ...
There is a sentence in our tax bills that states
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: “Taxes that are due in 2017 and remain unpaid on November 14, 2017 will be subject to Tax Sale on December 18, 2017.” Taxpayers just receive their bills late due to the Board of Educat...
Drug Education/Rehabilitation
Sep 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 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...
Officials should prepare now for spread of gentrification
Sep 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The residents of Hudson County are at a crossroads. Gentrification began in Hoboken in the 1980s and is now traveling into other communities, but presently it is most noticeable in Jer...
The Toll of the Hudson Tunnel
Sep 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 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...
In praise of the late John Sabol, educator
Aug 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am deeply saddened to read about the passing of one of this city’s finest educators. John Sabol, who prided himself as being an “old fashioned teacher,” completed his mission on Eart...
Jersey City development
Aug 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: A short time ago, Chris Gadsden, Jersey City Councilman, Ward B mentioned in a local publication that communities within Jersey City developed around “water, highways, and bridges.” No...
Saint Anthony’s closing was a ‘bottom line’ decision
Aug 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Several articles have appeared in the local newspapers discussing the closure of Saint Anthony’s High School. Those articles expressed disbelief, annoyance, frustration, and disappoint...
Grand Street Bike Friendly
Aug 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The public is probably not aware of the Jersey City Grand Street Concept Development which really is code for the city’s plans on turning Grand St into another friendly street for bike...