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…

Filmmaker drives for success with ‘Red Corvette’

By Anthony J. Machcinski | Observer Correspondent Five years ago, Kearny resident Frank Lisi battled cancer,…

Lyndhurst wins prestigious Jack Yockers Bergen County Relays crown

By Jim Hague | Observer Sports Writer   Tom Shoebridge has been involved with the Lyndhurst…

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.…

Kitchen Nightmares Into Kitchen Dreams

Whether it’s serving authentic Spanish cuisine or helping to better the neighborhood, for the past four…

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…