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Montclair Parent Writes Open Letter to Millburn Superintendent on PARCC
February 20, 2015
Dear Superintendent Crisfield: As a graduate of the Millburn Public Schools (Class of 1991) where you currently serve as Superinte...
Why I'm Voting For Rodgers, Vezza and Flack
October 29, 2014
Dear Editor, My name is Maureen “Moe” Durr. I am a lifelong resident of Caldwell and a lifelong Republican. I am writi...
Dassing Campaign Responds to Booker/Caldwell College Allegations
October 27, 2014
To the editor: I am writing because I am disturbed by what was reported by The Alternative Press / Tap Into West Essex regarding t...
Buying Back Our Safety
September 23, 2014
Too often, we as Americans find ourselves reflecting on senseless violence as each year 31,000 Americans perish as a consequence of a ...
New Jerseyans are NOT Average
August 11, 2014
On July 17th, I viewed an AARP web event featuring the 2014 New Jersey “Long-Term Services and Supports Scorecard” conduct...
Why Am I Running for Congress?
July 29, 2014
Over the past year, I’ve spoken with hundreds of Democrats, Republicans and Independents across Northern New Jersey. We discusse...
Budget Battle Continues in Trenton
June 25, 2014
Currently a major fiscal battle is taking place between Republicans and Democrats in the state government regarding New Jersey’s...
Protecting the Right to Vote...or Not to Vote in America
June 23, 2014
Should we as a nation mandate voting by our citizens in every election under penalty of law? My election day polling site was a...
Response to Rep Frelinghuysen
February 24, 2013
I would like to thank Congressman Frelinghuysen's staff member who took the time to reply to my letter (Where is Rodney? January 4...
Support the 2013 West Essex Y’s Strong Kids Campaign
February 5, 2013
As chairperson of the 2013 West Essex Y’s Strong Kids Campaign, I am honored to sing the praises of our Y and ask for community ...
U.S. Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (NJ-11)
January 24, 2013
I am writing in response to the recent letter-to-the-editor by Mark Dunec (Where is Rodney?, January 4) in which the writer “bla...
Where is Rodney?
January 4, 2013
On Tuesday night, Washington gave itself a collective pat on the back for doing just enough to avoid plunging this nation into recessi...
Keep Local Control Over Zoning for Private Colleges
October 9, 2012
We write to express our serious concern with a measure being rushed through the Legislature that would limit municipal control over la...