Kearny Food Pantry Network needs for this week …

The Kearny Food Pantry Network, at the First Presbyterian Church, is in need of donations of…

OUT FOR BLOOD

There’s a huge need for blood. And it’s been very hard to get donations since all…

Peeping pair pegged by police: KPD

Two New Yorkers probably would have done themselves some favors last week if they’d listened to…

EDITORIAL: In thanks to all who made the supreme & ultimate sacrifice

How fortunate are we to live in a time where, for the most part, our world…

Obituaries for 27 May 2020

Michael Shaker Sr. Michael Shaker Sr. died May 17, 2020, at home. He was 99. Born…

NJIC honors local athletes for best sportsmanship

Give credit to the North Jersey Interscholastic Conference. The league and its officials realize that sportsmanship…

Pandemic turns big plans into lost cause for Lyndhurst’s Jorge

It was going to be a year to remember for Alexia Jorge. Everything was finally beginning…

Obituary: John Trovato was 71

John Trovato John Trovato, 71, of North Arlington died May 7, 2020. Funeral services were private…

KEITH’S HONOR

Det. Lt. Vincent Auteri can still recall his late-friend Keith Von Rapacki’s infectious smile. “His smile…

The Observer’s Q&A with Clara Maass’s Chief Medical Officer

Q&A with Dr. Naveen Ballem, chief medical officer of Clara Maass Medical Center, Belleville. The Observer…

EDITORIAL: Happy 133rd birthday to us! And stop governing by Facebook!

Forgive us, if you will, for a moment. A couple of days ago — May 14…

Obituaries for 20 May 2020

Paul McCurrie Paul McCurrie a long time Kearny resident, died May 15, 2020 in Newark. He…