Teen brutalized on Kearny Ave

By Karen Zautyk | Police are investigating a brazen and brutal — and seemingly unprovoked —…

Kearny cops bust Nutley drug suspect

By Karen Zautyk | Senior Correspondent KEARNY – A 55-year-old man, who police said has had eight…

Guilty plea in Nutley/Belleville ATM ‘skimming’

By Karen Zautyk | Senior Correspondent NEWARK – A Brooklyn man has pleaded guilty in a scheme…

Car flips, teen walks away

KEARNY – Only hours after one Kearny teenager was killed in an auto accident (see p.…

School elections round-up

By Ron Leir  | Observer Correspondent It’s back to the drawing board for Boards of Education in…

Teen killed in tragic accident

By Karen Zautyk | Senior Correspondent KEARNY – Horseplay turned deadly last week for an 18-year-old Kearny…

18 busted in Peru-N.J. drug ring

  By Ron Leir | Observer Correspondent Federal, county and municipal law enforcement agencies partnered in busting…

Federal indictment in charity shakedown

By Karen Zautyk | Senior Correspondent NEWARK – A Belleville man was indicted by a federal…

Rest in Peace, Cpl. Lutz

By Karen Zautyk Senior Correspondent In May 1951, a young Army corporal from Kearny, John W.…

Kentucky Care moves along

By Karen Zautyk Senior correspondent Last week, Americans learned that  $1.9 million worth of computers donated…

Breaking News: Hurricane Earl may bring high winds to the area

KEARNY — Forecasters say Hurricane Earl may not hit land in New Jersey, but could very…

Independent candidates challenge Harrison power structure

By Ron Leir An all-out battle for the political control of Harrison is shaping up for…

A Promise Kept

Kearny Marsh gets a much needed clean-up. By Karen Zautyk In 2008, Jim Wright of the…

PROJECT TOMORROW

Making way for 21st century in Lyndhurst By Ron Leir Does the century-old Lincoln Elementary School…

Harrison milling project bumpy for vehicles, local businesses

By Ron Leir A paving project proved problematic for drivers using the heavily traveled Frank E.…