Letters to the Editor

January 11, 2019

Dear Editor: New Jersey’s Mayors and local governing bodies don’t always agree on everything. But they know what they need to do to meet the public’s need for essential services. And every year, despite natural disasters, despite fluctuations in the economy, and despite actions taken – and not ...

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Dear Editor: For families with a loved one with autism and other developmental disabilities, it can be daunting to find the help needed. It is why the New Jersey Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NJSHA) is spreading the word about the New Jersey Autism Therapy Mandate, and its most recent ...

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Bob's comment inspires me to say something about volunteerism:  one of the greatest things about a small town is that it’s really so much easier to have an impact in an area you care about, without big city bureaucracy to deal with.  The Tree of Lights is a great example:  3 ladies decided to do ...

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Dear Editor: 1 in 6 children face hunger each day across the United States. It is tradition for families to make enormous spreads of food for Thanksgiving, Christmas, Kwanzaa and all holidays this season. What we need to keep in mind is that so many families go without food. Even working ...

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Dear Editor: While many folks have been quick to point blame for New Jersey’s response to the first snow storm of the season, I would like to extend PRAISE and SUPPORT for the extraordinary efforts of my IFPTE Local 194 union brothers and sisters. These dedicated Maintenance workers sacrificed ...

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This has been yet another terrible week in which we’ve experienced the power of hate. You hate someone’s politics, simple: put together pipe bombs and mail them to your philosophical opponent! You have been feeding on ethnic hatred and want to finish the evil work that that Austrian madman ...

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Dear Editor, Green Brook NJ is a great place to live and work!  I’ve been a resident of Green Brook for 21 years, have served on the Board of Education for both Green Brook and Watchung Hills Regional High School, and currently serve on the Township Committee.  I am writing to express my support ...

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To the Editor: Our country is in trouble! Our once thought impervious system of checks and balances is failing. We have watched incredulously as Trump compliments dictators and attacks key democratic allies. His affinity for Putin is dangerous. If the United States does not advocate for ...

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