Category: Letters & Commentary

$14.5M Grant to CHOP Dream Team Ushers in Brain Cancer Awareness Month

By Kristen Gillette It’s been four years since the Oceanport-based Kortney Rose Foundation (KRF) successfully lobbied state legislators to designate May as Brain Tumor Awareness Month in New Jersey. Following...

May 10, 2013 | comments

Preserved Land Needed to Help Keep Clean Water

By Michele S. Byers If you looked for a list of the least exciting words in the English language, “infrastructure” would be near the top. Those four syllables can cure...

May 3, 2013 | comments

Big Drop in Perception of Quality of Life in the Garden State

By The Monmouth University Poll Sandy-hit regions show largest decline In its regular tracking of residents’ satisfaction with life in New Jersey, the Monmouth University Poll finds the current Garden...

May 3, 2013 | comments

Residents Urged to Make Lifestyle Changes to Improve Air Quality

By William O’Sullivan The Christie Administration is urging New Jersey residents to consider making simple lifestyle choices and changes to help improve air quality for everyone in our state, as...

May 3, 2013 | comments

Letters and Commentary

Government, Business Work ‘Hand-in-Hand” to Bring Sloan- Kettering to M’town To the Editor: The recent announcement that a Sloan Kettering Cancer Treatment Center will be coming to Middletown is extraordinary...

May 3, 2013 | comments

The Rip Van Winkle of Bugs to Awaken

By Michele S. Byers The last time “Brood II” hatched, Bill Clinton was in the White House, Justin Bieber was in diapers and there was no Google, Facebook, Twitter or...

April 26, 2013 | comments

The Lessons of Earth Day

By Kathleen Rogers If you have any sense of wonder or faith in humanity, you would have to agree that Earth Day is an extraordinary event. It combines the functions...

April 26, 2013 | comments

Letters and Commentary

Help For Sandy’s Emotional Impact Is Available To the Editor: It’s hard to believe how quickly time has gone by since Super Storm Sandy devastated many of our New Jersey...

April 12, 2013 | comments

Iconic Palisades Threatened

By Michele S. Byers For 200 million years, the Palisades have stood majestically over the Hudson River. These nearly vertical cliffs carved by erosion have inspired artists for centuries. In...

April 12, 2013 | comments

Tax Tips For Sandy Survivors

By The Federal Emergency Management Agency   If you have experienced a loss as a result of Hurricane Sandy, here are a few things to keep in mind as you...

April 12, 2013 | comments

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