Kardinals loom as one of Hudson County’s diamond dandies

By Jim Hague  Observer Sports Writer  The Kearny High School baseball team won 13 games last spring, but head…

Harrison softball turns to veteran coach Ronga as leader

By Jim Hague Observer Sports Writer After spending last spring away from coaching softball for the first time in…

Vikings look to improve with solid pitching staff

By Jim Hague  Observer Sports Writer  As he begins his eighth season as the head baseball coach at…

Obituaries

George Dock  George Dock, 92, died on March 24 at St. Luke’s Hospice in Bethlehem, Pa. Arrangements were…

District OKs refinancing plan; movement seen on KHS job

KEARNY –  The Kearny Board of Education is refinancing nearly $16 million in old school bonds in hopes of…

End of an era

By Ron Leir Observer Correspondent LYNDHURST – A piece of Lyndhurst history is destined for the scrap…

Revenue loss dooms post office

By Ron Leir  Observer Correspondent  KEARNY –  Say goodbye to Kearny’s secondary post office. The U.S. Postal…

Pedestrian killed; ruled ‘accidental’

By Karen Zautyk  Observer Correspondent KEARNY –  A 70-year-old Kearny woman was fatally injured last Wednesday night when…

Municipal budget still a puzzle

By Ron Leir  Observer Correspondent KEARNY –  Will Kearny receive state transitional aid? What will be the outcome of…

Accused burglar & robbery suspect nabbed

The separate arrests of two township men, one on a North Arlington burglary charge, the other on a hefty outstanding…

He bit EMTs after crash, cops say

By Karen Zautyk  Observer Correspondent  KEARNY – A Paterson man who was involved in an auto accident on…

6 new cops can’t keep pace with retirees

By Ron Leir  Observer Correspondent  KEARNY – Six new officers – two with local public safety pedigrees –…