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Letters to the Editor

June 17, 2022

UPDATE: Since this article was originally published one year ago, Juneteenth Independence Day was signed into law by President Biden as a federal holiday in 2021. Juneteenth Day has been celebrated on the third Friday of June as a state holiday in New Jersey since 2020. WHY JUNETEENTH SHOULD BE ...

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In what could be termed as ‘the’ major upset of the evening (wee hours for CD-11), political unknown Paul DeGroot pulled an upset victory in the impending political slugfest of the New Jersey’s Republican Primary elections in the eleventh Congressional district. The emotion and drama created on ...

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Dear Woodland Park Residents,  Effective Thursday, April 21, 2022 the recreational use of marijuana and other cannabis products became legal in New Jersey. Regardless of this change in law, the Borough Council and I want to emphasize that all policies and procedures and rules and regulations ...

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Most states that approved the use of recreational cannabis have exclusions for those employed in “safety-sensitive” professions.  These are individuals who hold such jobs as train operators, air traffic controllers and those working on utility pipelines.  That group also includes police ...

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Calling all Colonia High School (CHS) alumni…I am in urgent need of your help! For those who don’t know me, my name is Al Lupiano and I graduated CHS class of ’89. My three siblings graduated class of ’91, ’95, and ’98. My wife Michele – class of ’91. A few weeks ago, we very suddenly and ...

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