NYC college lecturer, a Kearny resident, charged with federal offenses for selling fake college certificates

Mamdouh Abdel-Sayed, a 68-year-old Kearny resident and a full-time, tenured lecturer at the City University of New York’s Medgar Evers College, was arrested Sept. 29 and charged in Manhattan Federal Court with fraud, corruption and obstruction offenses related to his… Continue Reading

Aid will allow for new seats at Franklin auditorium, other projects

KEARNY — Improvements to athletic facilities, school facility infrastructure, personnel and pay hikes will all be beneficiaries from $2,190,909 in supplemental state aid awarded the Kearny public schools for 2017-18. H. Ronald Smith, the district’s interim school business administrator/board secretary,… Continue Reading

THE ULTIMATE SACRIFICE: No one knew firefighter gave life in line of duty in 1941 … until cadets did research

This is the story of a hero. A man who fought in two wars and then dedicated two decades to serving and protecting the people of Kearny. He gave his life in that service. Yet, for more than 75 years, he and his ultimate sacrifice were forgotten. That is now being rectified. Continue Reading