Hudson County schools maintain mostly normal schedule despite snow in area
Hudson County is expected to experience heavier snow this afternoon and some school districts have changed or cancelled activities in anticipation of the storm.
Jersey Prize Club Winners Get Iced-Out
It may be cold outside, but some people like to be cool inside as they enjoy their hot prizes thanks to The Jersey Prize Club.
The Newark Star-Ledger
Less violence, more bullying in Jersey City schools last year, report says
Incidents of reported violence, vandalism and drug use in Jersey City's public schools are down almost 30 percent from last year, their lowest level in six years, according to a new state report.
50 years ago: A death in Dallas
This Friday is the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John Fitzgerald Kennedy on Nov. 22, 1963, in Dallas.
Shock, Grief, Prayers
What was the reaction of our community's leaders and clergy to the tragic death of President John F. Kennedy shortly after noon last Friday? The Observer sought and thanks the mayors of the community's four municipalities and its clergy for the following expressions of the shock, grief and future hopes associated with the assassination of our ... (more)