Coming up in the Feb. 27 edition of The Observer …

This week's front page.

This week’s front page.


Coming up in the Feb. 27 edition of The Observer, we take a look at a gun buyback program that has netted 1,700 weapons from the streets.

Also, police in Lyndhurst are looking for three men in connection with an armed robbery in town.

We also take a look at the upcoming municipal elections in Lyndhurst.

All of this plus sports from Jim Hague, and more, in this week’s edition of The Observer. Pick up your copy on Wednesday on news stands — or read it right here, online, in our new, free E-edition.

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