Have you seen this alleged Nutley burglar?

NUTLEY — Police say they are investigating a diversion burglary that allegedly occurred on Fischer Ave.…

Help sought in cold case

By Karen Zautyk Observer Correspondent  KEARNY –  Somebody knows something. Six years ago, an 87-year-old man was deliberately run…

100G for Arena tax case

By Ron Leir  Observer Correspondent  HARRISON –  Now that the state Supreme Court has agreed to consider whether…

Scammers out in force for holidays

NUTLEY –  It may be holiday time but gremlins are out to spoil the festivities of the season.…

Staffing Skyway fire-watch

By Ron Leir  Observer Correspondent  KEARNY – For the first time, members of the Kearny Fire Department will…

New No. 2 has seen it all

By Ron Leir  Observer Correspondent  LYNDHURST –  The Lyndhurst Board of Education has revived the position of assistant superintendent,…

Meet Nutley’s ‘Notables’

By Karen Zautyk  Observer Correspondent  NUTLEY – The prolific Anthony Buccino (15 books and counting) has just published his…

Market fined for violations

KEARNY – A local supermarket was fined $700 plus court costs by Municipal Court Judge Thomas McKeon on Nov. 20…

Home for the holidays

With the holidays fast approaching, I know I speak for all my colleagues at The Observer when I wish all…

WE’VE GOT MAIL

‘PROMOTE BELLEVILLE KIDS’ Through the years I have always been interested in Belleville’s school children and schools. I…

State to study problem bridges

By Ron Leir  Observer Correspondent  Two long-neglected Passaic River vehicular bridges have been targeted for rehabilitation or replacement by a…

New superintendent expected soon

BELLEVILLE –  More than 40 educators have applied for the position of superintendent of schools for the Belleville public school district,…