NORTH ARLINGTON — Park Ave. is closed between Elm and Chestnut Sts. today for construction, the North Arlington Police Department said in a text alert. It will be closed until further notice.
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NUTLEY — On Saturday, Nov. 15 at 11:40 a.m., Nutley police responded to a call of a pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Centre Street and Ravine Avenue. The woman was crossing the street and… Continue Reading
The Kearny Public Library’s main facility at 318 Kearny Ave. is closing for emergency heating repairs, from Monday, Nov. 10, to Wednesday, Nov. 12. All programs scheduled for those days are canceled, including Story Time, Child’s Cooking Class and Book… Continue Reading
Above: The approximate location of last night’s deadly crash. BELLEVILLE — A multi-vehicle crash on Route 21 South claimed the lives of two people in Belleville on Monday, Nov. 3, according to the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office and the Belleville… Continue Reading
A 23-year-old Nutley man has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting and endangering the welfare of a 14-year-old girl, Nutley police say. Jonathan Matos was taken into custody by police on Friday, Oct. 10, on Spring Street, and is… Continue Reading
North Arlington residents have reported to police that they’ve received phone calls, mail and email from people reporting to be from the IRS and other governmental agencies. The caller will report delinquencies in paying taxes, credit card bills or make a… Continue Reading
Above: Stephen Nemec A 21-year-old Nutley man has been arrested and charged with burglary after police say he broke into an elderly woman’s apartment. Stephen Nemec is at the Essex County Jail, where he is being held on $25,000 bail,… Continue Reading
The Township of Lyndhurst will hold a Columbus Day celebration Sunday, Oct. 12, from noon to 5 p.m., at Town Hall Park and Delafield Avenue. Music, food and vendors will be available, sponsored by New Memory Management. For more information,… Continue Reading
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.