Alleged hit-and-run driver surrenders

N.J. MVC
Steve Mochan

By Kevin Canessa Jr. & Ron Leir  Observer Correspondents  HARRISON –  Harrison police say they have arrested a 57-yearold Kearny man in connection with a hit-and-run that threw a Harrison woman nearly 12 feet into the air and that left her in critical condition in a local hospital.… Continue Reading

More prison time for N.A. man

Richard Grossy

A 41-year-old North Arlington man has been sentenced to at least two more years in prison after he was found guilty of masturbating in front of two 12-yearold girls at his North Arlington home in 2013, the Cliffview Pilot reports. Richard Grossy, whose last known address was 207 High St.,… Continue Reading

Newark man charged in home burglary

NPD
Onnjii Campbell

NUTLEY –  Nutley police quickly apprehended a 27-yearold Newark man they said was responsible for several early morning break-ins Saturday. Police arrested 27-year-old Onnjii Campbell and charged him with burglary, theft and possession of burglary tools, in addition to criminal attempt. Police gave the following account of the incident… Continue Reading

Belleville’s Jacangelo wins Yogi Berra Best Teammate award

Photo courtesy Belleville athletics
Belleville senior Barbara Jacangelo
was named as the Yogi Berra Best
Teammate Award winner. She
received her award last month at the
Yogi Berra Museum in Little Falls.

Barbara Jacangelo has been through a lot in her young life. The Belleville High School senior has had to watch her older sister Tyler wage a battle against Hodgkin’s lymphoma. She has also battled back from a serious broken tibia she suffered during a volleyball match last September. But through it… Continue Reading

QP’s Negroni leaves incredible legacy with 5 gold medals in NJSIAA meets

Photo by Jim Hague
Queen of Peace senior track standout Natalie Negroni.

When it comes to Natalie Negroni, it’s safe to say that soccer’s loss was track and field’s gain. Negroni was always a fine soccer player growing up and loved playing the sport. When she entered Queen of Peace High School almost four years ago, Negroni thought that she… Continue Reading