In this week’s edition of The Observer, our Ron Leir takes a look at how the Lyndhurst Public Schools are getting ahead with technology. Also, it’s Bergen County’s turn to buy back illegal guns. Find out where and when they’re… Continue Reading
Here are the results of The Observer’s March poll. Please keep in mind this poll is not scientific by any means. And be sure to vote in our April poll.
The North Arlington Police Department says 16-year-old Anthony Coto has returned home safely. He’d gone missing Friday night. No other details are available.
Photos by Ron Leir Construction in and out of Kearny High School has been a thorn in the BOE’s side for some time. By Ron Leir Observer Correspondent KEARNY — After more than two years of stop and start… Continue Reading
By Ron Leir Observer Correspondent KEARNY – The vice president of the Kearny Board of Education A Kearny school has been linked to a multi-million dollar mortgage fraud enterprise which, federal law enforcement agents allege, used fake documents and… Continue Reading
By Ron Leir Observer Correspondent KEARNY – Kearny homeowners who are dedicated local shoppers may soon be getting a break on their property taxes. Because every ka ching heard on a retail register will – if the town governing body… Continue Reading
By Ron Leir Observer Correspondent KEARNY – Kearny can expect to see its public safety complement built up a bit later this year. So predicted Mayor Alberto Santos, who told The Observer last week that the town “has asked… Continue Reading
By Karen Zautyk Observer Correspondent KEARNY — What could be better than dinner and a show? How about a free gourmet dinner and a free Broadway-caliber show? And without the hassle of having to trek into New York? Last Tuesday,… Continue Reading
By Karen Zautyk Observer Correspondent KEARNY — That pesky mulch pile in the meadows that went up in flames March 4 — and at least twice before — caught fire yet again March 14, Kearny fire officials have reported. The… Continue Reading
By Karen Zautyk Observer Correspondent KEARNY — Fire gutted a Schuyler Ave. home Sunday morning, leaving the two-family residence “unsafe for occupancy” and displacing its five residents, fire officials reported. There were no injuries to the occupants or firefighters,… Continue Reading
LYNDHURST — It has stood, quietly nestled away from traffic, since 1980 at 525 Riverside Ave. And for scores of athletes, it has been the place to be to get a brisk workout, to play a pickup game of… Continue Reading
KEARNY — A Jersey City drag-racer, who led Kearny cops on a round-about pursuit before they terminated it for safety reasons, might have thought he had gotten away on the highway to haven. But thanks to some good police work,… Continue Reading
Belleville Mark your calendars for International Night at 7 p.m. on April 3, at Belleville Middle School, 279 Washington Ave. The evening will feature a variety of dances, songs and foods from different cultures and countries. Middle school students will… Continue Reading
It’s a seller’s market Where are the sellers? That is the main question on everyone’s mind. For the first time in years, across the nation, the housing market is finally tipping in favor of home sellers, yet homes… Continue Reading
A Kearny motorcyclist gave Nutley cops a run for their money in the early hours on March 21, police said. Police said officers pulled over the biker as he was allegedly traveling at a speed of 60 mph in a… Continue Reading