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Letter to the Editor: I am supporting Cori Herbig

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Dear Editor: I moved to Parsippany with my son and husband in 2016.  In the five years that we have lived here, I have come to deeply value the rich diversity of this community more each day. As the wife of a Black man and...

Letter to the Editor: Opinion on the Legality of Abortion

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Dear Editor: As it stands today, the legality of abortion is one of the most hotly debated issues in American politics. One side finds legalizing abortion to be the legalization of murdering humans, and some find abortion to be against their faith, while the other...

Letter to the Editor: Is Jamie a real Republican, or just a RINO?

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Dear Editor: We have an election coming up in November and there is just one question the people of Parsippany need to have answered - Is Jamie Barberio a real Republican or is he just a RINO (Republican In Name Only)? The May 17-19 Reuters/Ipsos opinion...

Letter to the Editor: The Knoll Country Club is a Disaster

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Dear Editor: At the Tuesday, August 3, Parsippany-Troy Hills Council meeting, I asked the Mayor, Township Council, and Business Administrator the following questions. I am still waiting for answers. What is going on with the catering at the Knoll Country Club? Residents...

Letter to the Editor: On the Delayed Budget Parsippany Who is Responsible Council or Mayor, Is it Really a Crisis or a Fabrication? 

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Dear Editor: Can not help to think, the Budget is being used as a mechanism to impede the Soriano Administration. Why has not the municipal budget been approved? Ask the republican council. The town is still functioning; and at least we stopped raiding the water/sewer surplus...

Letter to the Editor: 2021 Republican Primary – A Choice for the Future

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Dear Editor: The Republican Primary to be held on Tuesday, June 8, includes Jamie Barberio and Lou Valori for Parsippany Mayor. Parsippany has a choice to make about the future of the town. First, let us start with the major accomplishments of the two candidates. Lou’s greatest...

Letter to the Editor: I support Judy Hernandez

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Dear Editor: I have had the pleasure of working with Judy Hernandez for the past three years on the Parsippany Environmental Advisory Board and I am happy to consider her my friend. I support her campaign for Parsippany Township Council. Judy has dedicated her life to...

Letter to the Editor: Soriano’s Facebook Shenanigans

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Dear Editor: I am old enough to remember the controversy during the previous mayoral election that began with the misuse of government money by our former mayor, Jamie Barberio, and that ridiculous mailer sent out right before the election. The criticism that came from the...

Letter to the Editor: Parsippany’s Path Forward on Cannabis

Dear Editor: In November 67% of NJ voters and 63% of Parsippany voters overwhelmingly supported cannabis legalization leaving behind decades of the cannabis culture wars. This is a new day and the choice in the next 180 days is to respect the will of the...

Letter to the Editor: Why is NJ Allowing our Remaining Forest to be Privatized

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Dear Editor: In support of Ken Dolsky's Resolution to Council Presented April 6th Opposing Flawed State Forest Plan. Trees and remaining natural places have never been more important. Governor Phil Murphy Oppose A4843/S3549 Obsolete Reactions to Forest Trust of Public Lands Remaining Why is NJ Allowing our Remaining Forest...

Letter to the Editor: An Unwelcome Neighborhood Addition

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Dear Editor: Development in recent years has become very disruptive to our quiet, family-friendly neighborhoods and with this, developers fail to take residents in and around the community into consideration. The Highview application, currently pending approval before the Mountain Lakes Planning Board, plans to replace...

Letter to the Editor: Soriano Does Not Put Parsippany First

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Dear Editor: I read Nick Homyak's Letter to the Editor of March 2, 2021, and said to myself he is a fighter for the environment which is a very just cause, but Mr. Homyak must be naïve to what is going on in Parsippany for...

Letter to the Editor: Gun Violence Did Not Go Into Quarantine

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Dear Editor: The events in Colorado recently, and in Georgia last week, were horrific. My heart goes out to the victims and their families, and to entire communities that are now more acutely aware of the toll that gun violence can take on a town....

Letter to the Editor: 138 days in office. What’s Happening with LPPOA

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Dear Editor: March 1, 2021, will be 138 days since the new board members were installed, following the September election. Most of the new additions to the board lived in the lake for years and enjoyed the well-maintained lake's beauty.  Many of the new board members...

Letter to the Editor: Overall Congestion will Exponentially Worsen Due to the Overdevelopment

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Dear Editor: There is something seriously wrong taking place in the Township of Parsippany, and our current local “leaders” are allowing it to happen. Parsippany is seeing a flood of development that will adversely impact the qualities of our community for which many of its...

Letter to the Editor: Soriano, Herbig, Hernandez: Public Trust In Community Not Party

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Dear Editor: On a local level, we must choose the community invested in the party and candidates that truly have the community in mind. Michael Soriano’s administration has clearly demonstrated this for example; Parsippany is now in the process of Regional Conformance under the NJ...

Letter to the Editor: President Biden’s American Rescue Plan

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Dear Editor: Nearly a year into the coronavirus pandemic shutting down the United States, it's time for our leaders in Washington to put aside partisan bickering and do something to help. President Biden's American Rescue Plan to stop coronavirus and deal with the pandemic’s impact...

Letter to the Editor: Why is the article from Morris County Democratic Committee a press release?

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Dear Editor: With much disdain, I read the February 11, 2021 press release submitted within hours of Lou Valori announcing his candidacy for the Republican Nomination for Parsippany Mayor. The press release from Morris County Democratic Committee (MCDC) titled "Valori Seeks to Fail Parsippany Residents Yet...

Letter to the Editor: I support Cori Menkin Herbig

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Dear Editor: I’m happy that Cori Menkin Herbig is my neighbor, and I will be proud to see her become a member of our Township Council. One of my main memories of Cori is as the leader, just last year, of a town-wide effort to...

Letter to the Editor: I support Mayor Soriano

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Dear Editor: For the 10+ years, before I knew him as Mayor Soriano, I knew him as a loving family man, skilled tradesman, dedicated community volunteer, and a wonderful friend with a great sense of humor who would always take time to see how you...