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A Simple Desultory Verse

Dear Editor: It was 1964! People remember the fall before. It was three months after JFK. The Beatles blew us all away. The people came to the dance. “Sergeant Pepper’s”...

Open Letter to North Bergen-Hudson County Officials

Dear Editor: To all concerned, North Bergen committed itself to removing the preschool from Braddock Park by, or before Green Acres 09-01-21 deadline, in 2016, after...

The “Defund the Police Movement” Was The Kiss Of Death For Democrats

Dear Editor: Research is showing the the "Defund The Police Movement" was like a 10 year-old child's temper-tantrum that lost the Democrats a lot of...

North Bergen is Hazardous to Public Health

Dear Editor: In an 11-04-20 resolution, North Bergen commissioners seek NJDEP's approval to divert Braddock Park recreational land to North Bergen Preschool use. The commissioners...

In Memoriam – John Lennon (October 9, 1940 – December 8, 1980)

Dear Editor: Forty years ago, on Dec. 8, 1980, the world bid a sad, fond farewell to John Winston Ono Lennon. “Beatle” John was one...

Lied into war after war

Dear Editor: We must thank John Di Genio for reminding us that The War to End All Wars (WW1) did no such thing. It led...

Thankful for Great Neighbors

Dear Editor: Thanksgiving provides an excellent time to reflect on all the blessings in my life -- not the least of which is being part...

Climate change is a winning issue. Let’s work together to solve it.

Dear Editor: In the home stretch of the 2020 campaign, presidential candidate Joe Biden leaned hard into the issue of climate change, giving a televised...

Why I’m Afraid of COVID-19

Dear Editor: The first reported death in the United States from COVID-19 was on February 6, 2020. Since then, 279 unimaginably tragic days have passed...

Liberals/Progressives Need To Fight As Hard As Conservatives Do

Dear Editor: I'm baffled by what I see and hear from liberal/progressive Democrats about this shameful conservative and Republican effort to steal the election from...
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