EDITORIAL — West Hudson: Prepare for a new battle v. Murphy

  Hi Gov. Murphy, it’s us, again, the people of Kearny and greater West Hudson and…

What is going on in East Newark? 4 admins in 2 years?

Ron Leir has a story in this week’s edition of The Observer that explains how Fred…

LaClair: Mr. Paszkiewicz, care to debate me on these issues?

Paul LaClair responds to last week's letter by David Paszkiewicz.

COMMENTARY — Remembering how sports united a region & nation

One swing of Mike Piazza's bat on Sept. 21, 2001, helped so many feel that the…

Expectation of a world with all electric cars downright absurd

If you’ve read the news lately, you may have learned the State of California is warning…

COMMENTARY — Suicide … never the answer, no matter how bad it might get

Man depression sucks. When I first realized I was too often too sad, it was 1989,…

REFLECTION — Sept. 11, 2001: The one day in my life I expected to die

Editor’s note: This reflection was originally written Sept. 11, 2011, for the 10th anniversary of the…

Mets blow chance — again — to show the world they’re New York’s best team

Those of us who are old enough to remember 1978 (I was 4) recall when the…

With schools soon to reopen, please follow traffic laws near them

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

COMMENTARY — No, you do not have the right to your own facts. Ask Alex Jones.

When a jury recently told Alex Jones he would be required to pay more than $40…

LaClair: Is our country heading toward fascism?

To the Editor: Kudos to Andrew Miller on his letter on personal responsibility and the natural…

Rose: How I spent my summer — killing lantern flies

To the Editor: On July 17, I wrote a letter expressing concern about the numerous amount of…