SURGE IN CITIZENS — Harrison sees whopping 42.8% population increase in 2020 Census

Towns in The Observer’s readership area all saw a spike in population over the last 10…

KGC CHEERLEADERS GO TO ORLANDO, WIN CHAMPIONSHIP

It all began innocently some 14 years ago, when cousins Jamie Guedes and Justine Esteves loved…

EDITORIAL — Schools reopen soon, so remember to drive safely near them

Whenever a new school year starts, we are reminded by local police departments of the importance…

Learning the basics of football at Lyndhurst camp

Sure, there may have been 50 or so other boys on the new field of the…

Nutley’s Delanzo had memorable summer

As the summer months began, there was the Garden State Underclassman Games, the get together for…

Obituaries for Aug. 18, 2021

FUN IN HARRISON SUMMER SCHOOL

When you think of the summertime and young people — during normal times, that is —…

KEARNY’S GLEN ‘JONESEY’ JONES’S RADIO TOAST SPANS THE GLOBE WITH A KEARNY FLARE

One afternoon in late April 2020, during the height of COVID-19 quarantining, legendary radio host and…

Tips from the Kearny PD to make the roads safer for drivers, bikers, pedestrians

Back in June, when two teenagers riding on a bike eastbound and downhill on Garfield Avenue…

What a different world we had 20 years ago

Looking at the calendar today, it is exactly one month from now our nation, our world,…

It’s hoop heaven for host of young ladies at Kearny camp

KEARNY — Makayla David is a 12-year-old soon-to-be seventh grader at Walker Middle School in Nutley.…

Spikes, hits, kills: Sights and sounds of Kearny volleyball camp

KEARNY – Sure, Kearny is readily known as “Soccertown, USA,” after the United States National Team…