Troopers deserve legal backing from state I had occasion several weekends ago to attend a fund-raiser for the two N.J. State Police officers involved in the New Jersey Turnpike shooting last year. My participation was to resolve why so many of these fund-raisers have taken place. As a taxpayer, I came away flabbergasted and ashamed …

Community works to address aid issue I think the residents of Roosevelt should be commended for providing an excellent example to their student population regarding the steps necessary to push the wheels of bureaucracy into action. Concerned citizens, Board of Education members and Borough Council members have forged a strong alliance to ap-peal to legislative …

Siren important to public health On March 14 there was a meeting in Allentown regarding the emergency siren in town. I am a member of the community who is concerned about this issue and have had the experience of living on South Main Street not far from the siren. Several issues have been raised from …

Coverage appreciated Thank you for your excellent reporting on the tax problems that face Roosevelt. Your article and editorial in the March 2 issue of the Examiner were direct and to the point. I wrote to Assemblyman Joseph Malone and included a copy of your March 2 editorial. I am pleased to write that, as …

Let’s think about the future of recreation Is Millstone an environmentally concerned community? We have a rural beauty desired by many. We have "open space" in 13 neighborhoods zoned R-130. It sounds perfect, doesn’t it? Well, let’s think for a moment. Exactly what does "R-130 Open Space" mean? R-130 Open Space means the township owns …

Neighbors step up to the plate for Little League The Millstone-Roosevelt Little League would have had difficulties this year in scheduling practice times for our children. This was due to the unavailability of most of the practice fields we used in the past. Fortunately, the Black Bear Lake Day Camp and the Clarksburg Inn of …

Let’s think about the future of recreation Is Millstone an environmentally concerned community? We have a rural beauty desired by many. We have "open space" in 13 neighborhoods zoned R-130. It sounds perfect, doesn’t it? Well, let’s think for a moment. Exactly what does "R-130 Open Space" mean? R-130 Open Space means the township owns …

Neighbors step up to the plate for Little League The Millstone-Roosevelt Little League would have had difficulties this year in scheduling practice times for our children. This was due to the unavailability of most of the practice fields we used in the past. Fortunately, the Black Bear Lake Day Camp and the Clarksburg Inn of …

Reliance on property taxes will hit homeowners hard I t’s been some time since taxpayers in Millstone Township have seen a significant one-year hike in the local school tax rate, but that good news streak will end this year. The Millstone Board of Education’s proposed budget for 2000-01 carries a 14-cent increase, and there doesn’t …