The significance of May 20 for Cuban-Americans
May 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This writing is dedicated to the memory of Weehawken-born Mario de la Peña, victim of the Castro’s regime in the Brothers to the Rescue 1996 air massacre (see http://www.hermanos.org/ ...
Thanking teachers
May 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: A recent Facebook page asked: "Who was your favorite teacher?" As one can imagine, this question generated numerous responses. Current students - as well as those who have graduated an...
Remember the linemen when the lights go out
Apr 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: March 2018 produced three nor’easters, and two in less than a week, which caused power outages in many parts of New Jersey. Whenever the lights come back on, we breathe a grateful sigh...
Passing of Bruno Sammartino
Apr 29, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On April 18, 2018, Bruno Sammartino went to the great wrestling ring in the sky. Bruno Sammartino, "The Living Legend," was a wrestling favorite throughout the local metropolitan area....
Mayor Stack is the right choice on May 8
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Fellow residents, it’s imperative that those who are registered to vote cast their vote for Mayor Stack and the Commissioners of Union City, on May 8. Apathy and complacency and overco...
Hudson County’s relationship with ICE
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am disappointed to read that Hudson County ended the partnership program with ICE. So instead of notifying ICE when an illegal criminal leaves the county jail, the county now allows ...
A great friend
Apr 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I’m writing today about a great friend Dennis Cooney of Ridgefield Park. He died Feb. 15, 2018 at the age of 68, from the terrible disease of diabetes. Dennis gave 25 plus years to the...
Governor must choose
Apr 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Governor Phil Murphy’s clear social justice choice is to reject the Liberty National Golf Course’s proposal for leasing away Liberty State Park’s priceless Caven Point Natural Area, im...
My bohemian escape from Hoboken
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The other day, while in a Hoboken café that will go nameless, I felt a suffocating sense of boredom. Granted, the day before I experienced bohemian nirvana at a Greenwich Village café ...
Hudson County’s relationship with ICE
Mar 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am disappointed to read that Hudson County ended the partnership program with ICE. So instead of notifying ICE when an illegal criminal leaves the county jail, the county now allows ...