Toodleloo, friends, for now

After 20+ years at The Observer, Jim Hague says farewell.

Kearny/NA co-op wins McMullen Cup title

In just the third year of varsity hockey, the Kearny/North Arlington/Secaucus co-operative team incredibly captured a…

Lyndhurst’s Weaver, Belleville’s Negron advance to AC

Midway through the current high school wrestling season, Belleville High School sophomore Rocco Negron thought that…

Local wrestlers, led by Lyndhurst’s Weaver, move on with district performances

The local high school wrestling postseason began in earnest last week, with the crowning of NJSIAA…

Locals Guerriero, Kearns hoping for shot with USFL

Ever since they were youngsters, playing recreation football in North Arlington, Petey Guerriero and Brian Kearns…

Harrison girls survive COVID-19 shutdown

Jenn Caliendo had high hopes for the 2021-2022 girls’ high school basketball season. Things just had…

Kearny/NA co-op looks to move forward

The Kearny High School ice hockey cooperative, shared with neighboring North Arlington and Secaucus, won only…

NA girls’ hoops: Making strides toward respectability

NORTH ARLINGTON – It’s a shame that the new omricron variant of the COVID-19 coronavirus forced…

Maroon Raiders look to veteran group to lead the way

Bob Harbison, the veteran Nutley High School boys’ basketball coach, tried to take some positives out…

Locals shine with Caldwell sprint football team

The Caldwell University sprint football team recently completed a successful season, posting a 5-2 record, thanks…

Lyndhurst’s Gress signs with Penn State women’s soccer

Although she never played a minute of girls’ soccer at Lyndhurst High School, Mackenzie Gress was…

One day’s soccer sojourn into night … Local teams try desperately to stay alive in NJSIAA state playoffs

It’s one thing for a local sports writer to attempt to stay atop the ongoings of…