There will be a pet and family event on Saturday, Oct. 4 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., in Library Park, 415 Harrison Ave., Harrison. This is a free event for the whole family and their pets and animal venders… Continue Reading
Due to weather conditions this week and the need to preserve the final stages of construction on the oval, tonight’s Nutley High School home football game has been moved to Monsignor Owens Field 44 Park Ave., at 7 p.m. Admission to the game is… Continue Reading
The state Attorney General’s Shooting Response Team is investigating a fatal shooting of the driver of a stolen SUV at the Lyndhurst-Rutherford border early Tuesday, Sept. 16, according to a press release issued by the AG’s Office. The driver, identified… Continue Reading
During the past week, the Nutley Police Department responded to 120 calls for service, including 14 motor vehicle crashes and 38 medical calls. Among those responses were these incidents: Aug. 23 Officers on patrol came across a man walking north… Continue Reading
LYNDHURST – A suspect in a home invasion incident in Lyndhurst has been placed under arrest, according to the Lyndhurst Police Department. Evanalain Sieberkrob-Hershman, 24, of Kearny, has been charged in connection with the incident, which happened Friday, Aug. 29,… Continue Reading
By Ron Leir Observer Correspondent KEARNY – At the top of the Oval, there’s a small square which, in about a month, should be flat. Yes, the fenced-off, vacant two-story house at 484 Schuyler Ave. surrounded by overgrown vegetation, with a shed in the backyard, is coming down.… Continue Reading
Photos by Karen Zautyk On Tuesday, Aug. 5, the Kearny Police Department sponsored its annual National Night Out Against Crime event on Belgrove Drive. The popular program drew scads of kids and adults and featured everything from a Jaws of Life demo to a classic… Continue Reading
State Sens. Paul Sarlo and Stephen Sweeney will be meeting with Lyndhurst Mayor Robert Giangeruso and the Lyndhurst Board of Commissioners for a press conference concerning the problematic traffic issues around the DeJessa Bridge on Tuesday, Aug. 12th at 3 p.m., in the parking… Continue Reading
North Arlington’s Concert featuring the Duprees that was scheduled for tonight at Riverside County Park, has been postponed until Aug. 25 because of predicted heavy rain this evening.
The North Arlington Police Department is currently investigating an incident involving use of counterfeit $100 bills at a 7-Eleven on Ridge Rd. A man, approximately 6′ in height, 150 lbs., wearing a baseball cap with a Seattle Mariners logo, a… Continue Reading
KEARNY — Teen Drama, a theater company for teens celebrating its fifth anniversary this summer, in association with the West Hudson Arts & Theater Company (W.H.A.T.) presents the modern classic Broadway musical “The Addams Family” this summer. The smash-hit musical… Continue Reading
Ridge Road will be closed today from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. from the Belleville Turnpike to Jauncey Ave. for the funeral of Jersey City Police Officer Melvin Santiago, the NAPD says. Limited local traffic may be permitted along Ridge… Continue Reading
NUTLEY — The Nutley Police Department seeks your help in locating a missing “at risk” person.William Barthel, 57, is, 5’10”, 140 pounds, has brown eyes, brown hair and a scar on right side of neck. Barthel was last seen at 3… Continue Reading
NUTLEY — The Nutley Police Department says 14-year-old Eva Simon has been found safely and unharmed. An investigation continues, police said.
The North Arlington Woman’s Club is proclaiming Wednesday, June 25 to be “Joshua’s Day.” In March of this year, 6-year-old North Arlington resident Joshua Piperato was involved in an accident that resulted in the amputation of part of his leg.… Continue Reading
BELLEVILLE — The Belleville Police Department and Mayor Ray Kimble invite the public to a “Block Watch Formation and Helping Hands” public meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Belleville Senior Center, 125 Franklin Ave.
NORTH ARLINGTON — Schuyler Avenue is closed southbound at Park Avenue in North Arlington because of a gas leak, North Arlington police said in an email alert. PSE&G crews are on scene, working to fix the issue, police said. The… Continue Reading