Letters to the Editor

September 22, 2019

On Nov. 5, we will go to the polls to vote for two representatives from Legislative District 21 in the New Jersey State Assembly. This is an important race. Under the Trump Administration, threats to human rights and opportunities are constant. Voters must elect representatives at all levels of ...

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On Nov. 5, we will go to the polls to vote for two representatives from Legislative District 21 in the New Jersey State Assembly. This is an important race. Under the Trump Administration, threats to human rights and opportunities are constant. Voters must elect representatives at all levels of ...

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Dear Editor: The Sandy Hook Promise Start with Hello week (Spet. 23-27, 2019) in the Scotch Plains-Fanwood school district raises awareness about social isolation and educates students and the community on how to prevent it. Start with Hello is just one program in the Know the Signs Programs ...

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It has been almost 25 years since a large crowd of children, parents and teachers gathered in the parking lot at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo to save this treasure from being closed. Today, Turtle Back is a thriving, dynamic destination where our 900,000 visitors annually see endangered species and ...

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It has been almost 25 years since a large crowd of children, parents and teachers gathered in the parking lot at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo to save this treasure from being closed. Today, Turtle Back is a thriving, dynamic destination where our 900,000 visitors annually see endangered species and ...

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Dear Editor, My name is Catherine Oliver and I am a parent of a student at South Brunswick High School, volunteer coordinator for the South Brunswick PTO President’s Council, and a community member. I am writing to show my support for the Re-Election Campaign for Azra Baig, a member of the ...

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It has been almost 25 years since a large crowd of children, parents and teachers gathered in the parking lot at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo to save this treasure from being closed. Today, Turtle Back is a thriving, dynamic destination where our 900,000 visitors annually see endangered species and ...

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To the Editor: As the Chairman of the Township of Chatham Republican Committee, I would like to take this opportunity to respond to the defamatory allegations that have been levied against the Township Republicans by Susan O’Brien in her recent Letter to the Editor. Ms. O’Brien incorrectly and ...

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It has been almost 25 years since a large crowd of children, parents and teachers gathered in the parking lot at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo to save this treasure from being closed. Today, Turtle Back is a thriving, dynamic destination where our 900,000 visitors annually see endangered species and ...

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As October approaches, I would like to share with our community the importance of the upcoming World Polio Day on Oct. 24. Did you know that Rotary has been working tirelessly for decades in the long-term battle to eradicate polio from the globe? Rotary’s progress is real and noteworthy, but we ...

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To the Editor: Elections are coming to Bridgewater, and I have questions. As someone who’s never registered with any party, I consider myself to be pretty impartial. That said, there are some things on which I won’t grant the benefit of the doubt. The Republican primary was one of the most ...

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To the Editor: Indeed as the header in Mark Hamilton’s letter states, “the truth is plain to see.” So, rather than take Mark’s word for it that Mrs. Kelly behaved in a “disruptive”, “repugnant” and “disgraceful” fashion, perhaps you can see the video for yourself to understand that Mrs. Kelly is ...

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To the Editor: Election Day is less than sixty days away, and Hillsborough’s voters have a choice between Mayor Frank DelCore and his opponent, Jeffrey Wright. The choice, in my opinion is easy and I ask my fellow residents to support Frank DelCore on Tuesday, Nov. 5. I was born, raised, and ...

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To the Editor: I have been a resident of Hillsborough since 1999, and have seen many great changes facilitated by our township committee.  One of the impressive things about our community, and the reason that I am proud to call myself a resident of Hillsborough is that our town's leadership, ...

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Dear Neighbors, I met Mark LoGrippo when he first ran for 3rd Ward Councilman. He appeared at my doorstep and asked me if I would help walk the neighborhood and introduce him to my neighbors. I said "yes," and a new friendship was born. I supported him then, and I continue to support him now.

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It has been almost 25 years since a large crowd of children, parents and teachers gathered in the parking lot at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo to save this treasure from being closed. Today, Turtle Back is a thriving, dynamic destination where our 900,000 visitors annually see endangered species and ...

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It has been almost 25 years since a large crowd of children, parents and teachers gathered in the parking lot at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo to save this treasure from being closed. Today, Turtle Back is a thriving, dynamic destination where our 900,000 visitors annually see endangered species and ...

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Dear Editor, This year Mayor Anesh has endorsed two great candidates to add to our team, Melanie Mott and Pete Smith.   From getting to know our candidates, I can tell you they are impressive in both character and work ethic.   Melanie and Pete are full of innovative ideas and are willing to ...

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To the editor and the residents of Raritan Township, As your elected officials, we want to assure you that we do not support, agree with, or in any way condone the statements made by Committeeman Lou Reiner regarding Muslims and the Islamic faith. We found his remarks to be reprehensible, ...

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John FX Keane for New Providence Council: The Leadership We Need Now! It is with pleasure that I endorse democratic candidate, John FX Keane for New Providence Borough Council. John has 35 years of volunteer experience in New Providence. Through the years, John has served as a Boy Scout leader ...

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To the Editor: And to the voters of Chatham Township: The repugnant spectacle that unfolded during the September 12th Township Committee meeting, and has been the subject of recent letters in this forum, tells you pretty much all you need to know about the rapidly approaching Committee ...

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Dear Editor:   As a member of the Scotch Plains Affordable Housing Committee who is fighting against the current process of the court-mandated affordable housing projects, I want to clear up the recent misinformation I’ve seen about the process.    Under the leadership of Mayor Al ...

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To the editor, It’s most unfortunate that Lou Reiner’s comments as reported by TAPinto are nothing more than religious bigotry and ignorance wrapped in false patriotism. The conflict between Saudi Arabia and Yemen has been fueled by external western military support to Saudi Arabia which has ...

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Dear Editor: I love our town. It’s dripping with charm, rich in history and screams America. One visit downtown will have you wanting to wave miniature American flags in both hands while singing “My Country Tis of Thee.” Having grown up in South Florida, where American history is limited to ...

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To the editor, When are the residents of Hunterdon County and Raritan Township going to wake up and smell the coffee? We need change. We drastically need change. In August one of your elected Freeholders was arrested and charged “Driving while intoxicated." The Freeholder said he will plead ...

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       The Yorktown Grange Fair Board of Directors would like to thank the community for making our 95th annual fair the most successful in recent years.        Thank you to our major sponsors; Spirelli Electric Inc., St. Christopher’s Inc., Rainbow Amusements, Hudson Haven Realty, Teamsters ...

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New Providence is a proud, strong, welcoming, caring and compassionate town.  It is a community comprised of individuals who eagerly give of themselves in order to make a positive contribution.  Participation in one of our many community organizations, boards, committees, schools, athletic teams or ...

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Dear Morris School District Community, My recent conversations with our administrators and teachers have centered around key questions we continue to explore:  How can we instill confidence in each child so they feel they can accomplish anything?  Are our students gathering strength from us?  ...

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Dear Congresswoman Sherrill, I live in the 11th Congressional District. After donations exceeded $14,000,000 to your campaign to guarantee you obtain a job that pays $145,000.00 a year, I have a few questions for you. To me, this seemed like a deliberate effort of the campaign to splatter mud ...

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To the Editor: I would like to thank Mr. Miller for bringing attention to this very important meeting and subject matter. For residents who would like to see specifically what Mr. Miller is referring to, you can go on-line ...

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