Letters to the Editor

December 2, 2018

To The Editor: NJ legislative leaders are supporting a horrible amendment to the NJ Constitution, a purely political proposal to increase the ability of politicians to choose their voters. It would also embed the two-party system into the New Jersey Constitution, a blatant attempt to weaken ...

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To the Editor of Tap Into Springfield I feel compelled in the view of the current campaign for the Township Committee and the positions taken by Mr. Jerry Fernandez at the Candidates’ Forum last week to offer a few comments from both my experience as a former member of the Township Committee who ...

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Dear TAPinto Springfield Editor, As a life-long Springfield resident educated in our great public schools, my decision to run for Township Committee was based foremost in my desire to give back to a community that has given me so much. We live in a terrific town that has infinite possibilities, ...

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Dear TAPintoSpringfield Editor: What role do you think you as a public official play in bringing all members of our diverse community together, and how do you envision doing that? This question was posed at a Springfield Township Committee candidates forum held on October 22, 2018. It seemed ...

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Dear TAPinto Springfield Editor, Over the last few years, there have been multiple credible complaints that Jerry Fernandez, ex-mayor of Springfield and current candidate for its Township Committee, blocks people that he disagrees with on Facebook. Here's why something that seems so trivial is ...

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Dear TAPinto Springfield Editor: I was disappointed to read that this weekend Union County Freeholder and Scotch Plains Town Manager Al Mirabella will be among the guests of honor at a fundraiser in Scotch Plains. I’m taken back by the notion how not only someone can be the town manager and a ...

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Dear  TAPinto Springfield Editor: Over the years, as Mayor of Chatham Township I have made a concerted effort to increase awareness of suicide prevention. My interest in doing so stems from my early days on the Committee when I learned of a young Chatham Township father who died by suicide.

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Dear TAPinto Springfield Editor, We hear much this time of year telling drivers to be more careful because schools are back in session. Children, of course, are one of our most previous commodities, and all of us need to drive at our most cautious and attentive around schools. This also includes ...

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Tom Malinowski, after Senator John McCain’s death, is trying to use Senator McCain’s kind words about him for political gain.  Dear TAPinto Editor, For Tom Malinowski to use Senator John McCain’s kind words in a political advertisement to imply support for Malinowski in his race against ...

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