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The Hard, but Loving Work of Uniting America

Dear Editor: My love for Lincoln goes beyond the fact that I was born on his birthday; though that certainly did help. My childhood viewings of Henry Fonda in “Young Mr. Lincoln” (1940) were, for...

Save the Palisade Cliffs

Dear Editor: Senator Nick Sacco is proposing legislation to limit the height of new construction in Hudson County, BUT...his good intention of preserving peoples' incredible NYC skyline view is marred by a developer's proposal to...

Some Want To “Save” Social Security By Abolishing It

Dear Editor: Perhaps my personal favorite of today's growing number of radical-right-wing conservative-Republican "Greatest Hits" of operating out of what Paul Krugman calls "Bad Faith" and what Jane Mayer calls using "Stealth Tactics" is how...

In Memory of Phoebe Snow

Dear Editor: April 26 marks the tenth anniversary of the untimely passing of Phoebe Ann Laub, better known to her many legions of fans as Phoebe Snow. She was 60 years old at the time...

$16 Billion NY Penn Station South Project Is Fantasy

Dear Editor: The adopted New York State budget approved $1.3 billion toward the $16 billion Empire Station Complex is just the first installment. The funds are suppose to pay for transit improvements at NY Penn...

Save Braddock Park-Safe Schools

Dear Editor: For 20 years North Bergen Mayor and State Senator Nick Sacco has resisted moving the NB preschool out of Braddock Park where it has been in violation of NJDEP regulations. Braddock Park is reserved...

What is a ‘Socialist’, anyway?

Dear Editor: My biggest pet-peeve in the world of politics is that a lot of political "Conservatives" constantly refer to Democrats, liberals, and progressives as being "Socialists" when they actually know very well that they...

Democrats are turning into Socialists

Dear Editor: The two proposed bills - For the People Act which changes voting and the Equity Act are two very disturbing bills. The Democrats who are pushing the For the People Act as well...

The International Baccalaureate Program at All Saints Episcopal Day School

Dear Editor: My son is a sixth-grader at All Saints Episcopal Day School in Hoboken, and I am writing to highlight the school's recent authorization as an International Baccalaureate (IB) Middle Years Programme World School....

Want to help small businesses? Update Appliance Efficiency Standards

Dear Editor: My parents own a restaurant, so I understand the stresses of spending so much on monthly utility bills. I recently learned that restaurants like ours’ spend 3 to 5 percent of their total...
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