Category: Letters & Commentary

Parent Leader Against RFH Required Reading

To the Editor: On 11/17, the Rumson Fair Haven Board of Education ruled against 325 parents who asked for an alternative reading choice when the only mandatory required assignment is...

November 27, 2015 | comments

RFH Should Go Back To The Classics

To the Editor: This letter is in response to the RFH BOE held on Nov. 17. As parents in the R-FH community learn about the Common Core State Standards and...

November 27, 2015 | comments

Honor Our Veterans. When Needed, They Were There!

“We were there when we were needed, we were there.” is a statement every veteran of the U.S. military can proudly make. No matter what conflict within the 20th Century...

November 20, 2015 | comments

Collaborative Effort Making Our Streets Safer

Communities work together to make life better and that’s just what’s happening with the collaborative pedestrian and safety project, Crossroads, The Two River Times’ initiative to make the streets safer for...

November 13, 2015 | comments

Rumson Fair Haven Parents and Teachers Civilly Disagreed

I’ve covered board of education meetings where feelings ran high and emotions ran even higher. I’ve seen parents throw books at board members; ignore rules, disregard time constraints. I’ve seen...

October 30, 2015 | comments

FEMA: $6.8 B For NJ Sandy Recovery in NJ

EATONTOWN — In the three years since Hurricane Sandy scored a direct hit on New Jersey, the Federal Emergency Management Agency has been actively engaged in the recovery effort, providing...

October 30, 2015 | comments

Every Vote Counts

If you are unhappy with the status quo in politics, Tuesday is your opportunity to change it. If you support your officials, don’t take them for granted. A low, if...

October 30, 2015 | comments

Young Children with Autism Need Specialized Services

Dear Editor: Research has shown that access to high-quality early education makes a lifetime of difference in the lives of children, especially those with disabilities. This fall, the U.S. Department...

October 25, 2015 | comments

Protecting the Health of Our Mid-Atlantic Ocean

By the American Littoral Society Everyone needs healthy oceans. But, we don’t always have them because of chronic pollution and increasing demands to industrialize the ocean. Our fisheries, in particular...

October 25, 2015 | comments

Letter: Regarding Reading Book Selection in Schools

Regarding the issue of book “censorship” in the public school, key points should be considered that may not be heard from other sources. When a book is challenged, reference should...

October 16, 2015 | comments

Thanks for Coverage

TRT Friends: I wanted to reach out to congratulate you on your 25 years and to thank you for the excellent article covering Canyon Pass Provisions in last week’s edition....

October 9, 2015 | comments

Bring Back Travel Articles

Dear Editor: I do enjoy reading The Two River Times. Besides the local news there are special features such as theatre and movie reviews, cooking, etc. I have noticed that...

October 9, 2015 | comments

Empty Storefronts in Middletown

What the heck is going on in Middletown? It looks like the town is shutting down. There a so many businesses that have closed and so many more are for...

October 2, 2015 | comments

Enjoyed the Look Back

Thank you so very much for including my photo amongst those from “The Scene” section in the 25th anniversary pull out section. I am still in shock that my photo...

October 2, 2015 | comments

Thanks for the TRT Remembrances

We just loved all the remembrances of The Two River Times. Kudos to Eileen Moon for her Scene Pages on the wonderful years in Red Bank. I still miss Scott...

October 2, 2015 | comments

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