Recycle no more

by Ron Leir
Aftermath of the fi re that consumed the NY-NJ Recycling plant in Lyndhurst.

LYNDHURST –  A Thanksgiving Day fire destroyed the interior of a huge Lyndhurst paper recycling plant whose fire sprinklers were inoperable, according to fire officials. Both the origin and cause of the three-alarm blaze, which brought out firefighters from the township and eight other area communities, were undetermined as of last week.… Continue Reading

Lip syncing for art raises $1,200-plus

Photo courtesy Belleville High School
First-place student winner Chris Scevolli emulates Michael Jackson in Lip Sync

Students and teachers engaged in friendly competition at Belleville High School’s Connie Francis Theatre on Nov. 10 in the school’s first “Faculty vs. Students Lip Sync Battle” in a fundraising effort for the Theater Arts Company’s spring musical “Into the Woods.” Participating students were: Brittney Huaman, Lisvette Concepcion, Mustafa Asali, Christopher Scevolli,… Continue Reading

Promising year ahead for NA boys’ hoop squad

Photos by Jim Hague
The North Arlington boys’ basketball team will be bolstered by the return of
their top two guards from last year, namely Kevin Cerqueira (l.) and Edgar Carranza

The North Arlington High School boys’ basketball team posted a 17-10 record last year and lost two key players, Jose Checo and Jonathan Hurley, to graduation. But that doesn’t mean that the Vikings will be any worse this season. In fact, according to third-year head coach Rich Corsetto, the Vikings have a… Continue Reading

4 firefighters injured at recycling-plant fire in Lyndhurst

2015-11-26 Lynd fire feat

A Thanksgiving Day fire destroyed the interior of a huge paper recycling plant in Lyndhurst. Both the origin and cause of the three-alarm blaze, which brought out firefighters from the township and eight other area communities, was undetermined at present. Click the headline to read the entire story. Continue Reading