Letters to the editor, April 26

Taking responsibility I started this letter after the Parkland shooting, at a time when the memory was fresh in my mind. I wish I could say I’ve never felt hurt the way I did when I...

Letters to the editor, April 19

Town is getting a free ride on our sidewalks Lately, Montclair has initiated a program which mandates that residential sidewalks, those that are public walkways, be inspected and if necessary, repaired or replaced by the...

Letters to the editor, April 12

More 'us vs. them' in Montclair than you think It was great that we all united in the streets to march against gun violence in our schools. But when we get back home in Montclair,...

Letters to the editor, April 5

Councilman: I’m not running for U.S. Congress As many of you know, it is no secret that I aspire to continue to serve the public in elected office—if the people would have me. I am...

Letters to the editor, March 29

More on the marijuana legalization debate I was so glad to read Steve Coy’s rebuttal to Thomas Russo’s seemingly endless, repetitive, largely inaccurate, and obnoxiously self aggrandizing letters. Mr. Coy is correct. We will see marijuana...

Letters to the editor, March 22

Why does Montclair Township ignore us? Since 2017, the residents of Nassau Road and Patton Place have been asking that the township replace our derelict curbs. Many of our homes have large pieces of the...

Letters to the editor, March 15

Homeowner petitions township Dear friends and neighbors, my name is Samuel Debnam (age 96), with my wife, Maurice Debnam (age 94) of 73+ years we are lifelong residents and homeowners at 448 Washington Ave, in...

Letters to the editor, March 8

NJ gun laws a good start I am a gun owner and I am glad New Jersey has some of the strictest gun laws in the U.S. We need to go further and require a...

Letters to the editor, March 1

Protecting our school children and teachers Having graduated from both the FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia and the U.S. Secret Service Dignitary Protection School in Washington, D.C., I offer the following information. The U.S. Secret Service...

Letters to the editor, Feb. 22

Keeping our schools safe Editor’s note: This was originally written as a letter to parents from Barbara Pinsak, interim superintendent of the Montclair Public Schools: we went to sleep thinking about yet another community that...