Senators Sacco and Sweeney stand in the way of racial justice

Dear Editor: This summer, NJ’s Sentencing Commission, both chambers, and Governor Murphy agreed to significant criminal justice reform bills that included an important push to...

Save our mature trees

Dear Editor: Beautiful shade trees take many decades to reach maturity. Their obvious benefits include shade, helping to keep city air clean and pure, and...

October is Italian-American Heritage and Culture Month

Dear Editor: Italian-American Heritage and Culture Month is an annual designation observed in October.  It was first celebrated in 1989 as a tribute to all...

A tragedy averted

Dear Editor: We’re not sure how our family could even begin to thank everyone who helped turn what could have been a devastating tragedy into...

Health and economic benefits of electric vehicles

Dear Editor: The fires in the West continue to burn, and smoke is still reaching us in New Jersey. We cannot directly prevent these fires,...

What Many Conservatives Try to Hide From The Public

Dear Editor: What I find to be the most frustrating, irritating, and immoral about today's political "Conservatives" is how many (not all) follow the lead...

Bayonne abatements should be only 10 years

Dear Editor: Re: “Bayonne limits length of tax abatements” (September 24, 2020). It is encouraging to see the Bayonne Municipal Council take action to curb...

Honor Columbus on Columbus Day

Dear Editor: October 12 is Columbus Day. Christopher Columbus has been an endearing and enduring inspiration to all immigrants. He opened a land of opportunity...

Keep the Columbus Statue on Journal Square

Dear Editor: A recent forum questioned the efficacy of maintaining the statue of Christopher Columbus on Journal Square. Many speakers recommended the removal of the...

Daniel Rivera – a great human being and leader

Dear Editor: Recently I happen to meet Daniel Rivera regarding my marriage and I greatly appreciate his timely help during this COVID difficult times. We were...
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