Category: Letters & Commentary

A Debt to Dr. King

To The Editor: Sunday’s dedication of the Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial in Washington, D.C. was to coincide with the 48th anniversary of the historic March on Washington and...

October 20, 2011 | comments

Pay The Customers

To The Editor: The president of JCP&L was interviewed in the Asbury Park Press* regarding his company’s response to the action taken by JCP&L during Hurricane Irene. In part, Mr....

October 14, 2011 | comments

Salvation Army Needs Kettle Volunteers

To The Editor: The Salvation Army’s iconic red kettles will begin appearing at retailers, malls and grocery stores beginning on Friday, November 18th. Donations collected from these kettles during the...

October 14, 2011 | comments

Consider A Vote for Change

To The Editor: I am a mother of two whose family goes back four generations in Middletown and whose children were educated in our Middletown schools. For the first time...

October 14, 2011 | comments

Pediatric Brain Injury

Strong New Jersey Chairwoman Diane Gooch met with Congressman Leonard Lance (R-NJ) early in the summer to express her support for his co-sponsorship of the Pediatric Acquired Brain Injury Plan...

October 13, 2011 | comments

An Update on Strong New Jersey

  By Diane Gooch   “WE PLAN AND God laughs,” so the old adage goes, and never have I felt more connected to that sentiment than now.  Many of our...

October 13, 2011 | comments

Fee Hike At Sandy Hook, But Not New York?

By George Moffatt The National Park Service is trying to stick it to New Jersey residents again. It was bad enough when the Park Service abysmally tried to commercialize Fort...

October 13, 2011 | comments