• Opinion: What Verona Must Stand For

    At the start of the 2017-2018 school year, the Verona public school district unveiled a poster that was created by students to spell out what we stand for in Verona. Maybe you saw it when we wrote...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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  • Krupp: Trump Retreat From Paris Climate Accord ‘Reckless’

    President Trump’s reckless decision to leave the Paris climate agreement will live in infamy. This is a retreat from America’s role as world leader – one that ignores overwhelming scientific evidence and the advice of more than...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Op-Ed: The Facts About Social Security

    In recent weeks, I have seen Facebook posts about Social Security with “facts” that people are being asked to share. They make assertions about the Social Security tax rate and what Congress has done with the money....

    • Posted 10 months ago
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  • Op-Ed: Trump Administration Attacks Bipartisan Legacy Of Health, Environmental Protection

    The most fundamental obligation of government is to protect its citizens. With its actions since January 20, the Trump Administration has signaled that it is abdicating that basic responsibility. Rather than working to protect the health of American...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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  • Op-Ed: Christie’s Legal Notices Smokescreen

    On Monday, after barely a week of discussion, New Jersey legislators will be voting on a bill championed by Gov. Chris Christie that would strip publication of legal notices from New Jersey’s news media. The measure is...

    • Posted 11 months ago
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  • Opinion: Shame On You, Chris Christie

    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was one of the speakers at the Republican National Convention on Tuesday evening. The former United State Attorney for New Jersey told delegates that he was presenting the facts of a case...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Op-Ed: How To Save Verona’s Landmarks

    Here we go again. A 19th century Queen Anne-style home is up for sale on Fairview Avenue and it’s in need of renovation. The land is ripe for redevelopment. Just like the house on Mountainview Road that...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Op-Ed: PARCC Matters, For All The Wrong Reasons

    There is growing opposition across our state and across the country against the new Common Core standards and PARCC testing that will be administered beginning in March of this year. Child development experts refused to sign off...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Suicide: Trying To Ask The Right Questions

    It has only been days since the very public news regarding the suicide death of Robin Williams. Truth is, suicides account for about 25,000 to 30,000 deaths per year in the U.S (American Foundation for Suicide Prevention/AFSP)....

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Op-Ed: Fight Back Against High Risk Standardized Testing

    We stand at the crossroads of one of the most important bastions of democracy–public education. There is a calculated and lucrative attack on our schools by corporations that wish to profit from their failure. There are many...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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