EB Sentinel Opinion

Opinion: Urge Congress to allow national vote-by-mail

With the severity of the coronavirus situation and the upcoming elections on the horizon, it is crucial we protect our democracy and ensure Americans...

Opinion: Assemblywoman offers tips on how to control utility usage while staying at home

Under the stay at home order, households are likely to see increases in their monthly utility bill. Naturally, being home throughout the day means...

Opinion: Postal employees ask for communities to observe social distancing during deliveries

During these challenging times, postal employees are working hard to ensure residents stay connected with their world through the mail. Whether it’s medications, a...

Opinion: First responders deserve line of duty death benefits due to coronavirus crisis

As a matter of practice, policy and procedure, the vast majority of law enforcement agencies provide for certain employment benefits for all sworn personnel,...

Opinion: Ask legislators to support vote-by-mail security

It’s almost election time. Our primary is just over two months away, which should place it right smack in the middle of a global pandemic....

Opinion: All businesses should support veterans’ poppy sales

As of March 8, the days of winter were being left behind. In rapid succession, Daylight Saving time was followed by St. Patrick’s Day,...

Opinion: ‘Wake up to the truth’ that smoking kills; East Brunswick should ban vape...

Can't our so-called government leaders get things straight? How many people must die from smoking cigarettes or have died as proof smoking kills? Wake up...

New law to improve stroke care in New Jersey

On Jan. 21, Gov. Phil Murphy signed a bill that would improve the stroke system of care in New Jersey. The bill was passed...

Opinion: Black History Month: Honor African Americans who made our nation a better place

African Americans have shaped and contributed to American history and culture in countless ways, and their legacy continues to grow. Their trials and triumphs...

Timing is everything when it comes to suicide prevention

As the old adage goes, Timing is Everything. A few months ago, I was fortunate enough to be asked to join a new suicide task...

Opinion: The Blurred Blue Line

  They wear the blue uniform that symbolizes security But protection for all citizens is not a surety. It tends to shield them from criminal acts By saying,...
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Opinion: Strawberry rhubarb pie

The holiday season awakens the smells and tastes of my youth. Strawberry rhubarb pie was my favorite. As a boy, I would cut the...
Matt Denton

All who served our country are veterans

Over the years, I have heard many cutting remarks about veterans but the one that distressed me the most has to do with who...

Opinion: Bench jockeys: Win or lose, it’s how you play the game

In my younger years, I played baseball. A lot of baseball in many locations and at various levels. As any follower of the game...

Remember those who served on Veterans Day, and every day

Veterans Day was originally called Armistice Day. At the first Armistice Day, on Nov. 11, 1919, President Woodrow Wilson stated: “To us in America, the...

Dr. Spano offers varied chiropractic care

A good chiropractor is hard to find, even in this age of internet. In today’s world, I was able to find from a recommendation...

Monroe voters need Candidates Forum to hear issues before Election Day

  In Monroe Township, many voters live in adult communities where local candidates for mayor and council do not have the opportunity to go door-to-door....

Elections require degree of civility

During this time before an election, there are many days when we all experience the worst of people instead of the best. I am...
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