Editorial: Run for something, not against something
August 5, 2021
The filing period opened this week for nine seats on the borough assembly, school board and port commission. Which means it's time for people to think about what they want for the community's future and how they could help make it happen.
The best candidates are those who are for something, not against. Those who have ideas, not grudges and gripes.
There is probably no shortage of people against COVID-19 health rules, taxes, zoning restrictions, cell phone towers, school policies, dog control laws, water and sewer rates and public spending decisions, but criticizing the past and present doe...