Category: Letters & Commentary

Lincroft Village Green Association Reboots

This year the Lincroft Village Green Association has renewed its mission to bring the community together to enhance the quality of life in the village of Lincroft. We have a...

April 21, 2016 | comments

Shore House Fights Mental Illness Stigma

By Sherone Rogers, Shore House Long Branch, NJ When was the last time you called someone crazy, or said something like, “You’re acting schizo”?  These seemingly innocent statements actually reinforce...

April 21, 2016 | comments

COMMENTARY: Try Another Skin Color On For Size

In the midst of a joyous gathering with music, laughter, and powerful words honoring an American hero, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., in January 2016, for his life-long dedicated work...

February 24, 2016 | comments

Let’s Create the Sandy Hook Bay National Marine Sanctuary

by Rik Van Hemmen I have traveled far and wide as a marine consultant and often try to capture a bit of local maritime culture and beauty in my business...

December 22, 2015 | comments

Three Years After Sandy, Some Still Yearning To Go Home

by Katharine Koehler John is a father of three children. His wife died after a long illness, leaving him to care for their children, ages 9, 11 and 12. Just...

December 22, 2015 | comments