FMBA President: ‘We’re lucky not to be going to a funeral or funerals’

By Ron Leir Observer Correspondent HARRISON – The five-alarm blaze that ripped through two Latino restaurants,…

No-smoking zones to be expanded

  By Karen Zautyk Observer Correspondent KEARNY – In February 2008, the Town of Kearny, described…

Kearny crime hits 10-year low

  By Karen Zautyk Observer Correspondent KEARNY – The numbers are in, and the news is…

A ‘field’ day for North Arlington school board

By Ron Leir Observer Correspondent NORTH ARLINGTON – Opposition by the Democratic majority and Mayor Peter…

Ex-mayor, 82, tosses hat in Lyndhurst ring

  By Ron Leir Observer Correspondent LYNDHURST – Eight years after riding off into the political…

K-9 cop goes to the dogs

  A Belleville man who was a 12-year veteran of the Essex County Sheriff’s Office was…

Thoughts and Views

Pontiff can help shape discourse of world So there’s a new head man sitting in the…

CORRECTIONS!

• Last week’s story on Family Food Distributors in Kearny contained a photo that misidentified one…

We’ve Got Mail

Let’s get to that garden! To the Editor: We are happy to hear about the Machs…

Golden moments on silver screen

  By Karen Zautyk Observer Correspondent HARRISON — Last Thursday evening, Goodwill Industries of Greater New…

Locked out & locked up

KEARNY — Shortly before 2 p.m. on Monday, March 11, Police Officer John Fabula, on patrol…

Around Town

Belleville A fish fry, hosted by Belleville Elks Lodge 1123, 254 Washington Ave., will be held…