Robert Aitken Jr., North Jersey News

Robert Aitken Jr.

North Jersey News

Little Ferry, NJ, United States

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Recent articles by Robert:

Millburn students ask for change in school district at Black Lives Matter rally

Over a thousand protesters marched in Millburn supporting Black Lives Matter while focused on racial equality in the school district. → Read More

We came up with nicknames for NJ high schools, an apparel store owner brought them to life

We provided fun new sports nicknames for eight New Jersey high schools. Readers had fun with it, and it even peaked the interest of an artist. → Read More

Montclair State mascot unites with mascots across the county in online video against coronavirus

Montclair State's Rocky the Red Hawk and 19 of his friends across the country spread joy and awareness in a coronavirus-related video. → Read More

We came up with fun new sports nicknames for 8 New Jersey high schools

Minor league baseball teams have been having fun on social media coming up with new nicknames. We took the idea to New Jersey high school sports. → Read More

Cedar Grove softball team delivers $1,000 in gift cards to local supporters

Last year's Group 1 champions are unsure of this season's fate, but helped their biggest fans in the community by donating gift cards. → Read More

Here's how North Jersey business managers are navigating a crisis for the first time

Many business owners are experiencing for the challenge of managing through a crisis with no playbook to follow. → Read More

Here's how Bergen County firefighters are stepping up safety measures amid coronavirus outbreak

Firefighters across heavily-impacted Bergen County taking steps to keep themselves safe. → Read More

Wrestling: Live updates from District 5 in West Essex

Live updates from the District 5 wrestling tournament at West Essex High School. → Read More

Wrestling: 2020 Essex County Wrestling Tournament live results

Follow along for ongoing results from the 2020 Essex County wrestling tournament at Codey Arena in West Orange. → Read More

Verona's top 10 greatest athletes of the 2010s

The past decade was full of notable athletes for Verona High School. → Read More

Yankees clinch AL East title for first time since 2012 with win over Angels

The Yankees hit four home runs, including their 292nd of the season, in a win Thursday to clinch the AL East.. → Read More

Mets unlikely to add more September call ups

The Mets will play their final 21 games of the regular season without much change to their current expanded roster. → Read More

NY Mets' playoff hopes on life support heading on the road

Six straight losses have seen playoff chances slip out of the hands of the Mets. → Read More

Mets, Jacob deGrom can't prevent Cubs' sweep as playoff hopes take major hit

Jacob deGrom allowed two home runs to the Cubs' Victor Caratini, who drove in all four runs in a 4-1 Mets' loss Thursday. → Read More

Mets, Mickey Callaway refuse to give up on playoff chances as chase enters final month

Mets manager Mickey Callaway has remained optimistic during ups and downs, even as the Mets have lost five in a row. → Read More

New York Yankees rallying behind Brett Gardner's bat banging antics

The Yankees are standing behind Brett Gardner's actions and embracing them, but should they? → Read More

Yankees' late rally falls short in 8-4 loss to Indians

In his return from the IL, CC Sabathia lasts a season-low three innings in an 8-4 defeat. → Read More

Yankees ace Luis Severino throws off mound for first time

The 25-year old ace tossed pitches from the Yankee Stadium mound for the first time since last season's ALDS. → Read More

State of the Program: Cedar Grove football looks to remain a Group 1 contender

The Panthers have to reload yet again to compete among the best of Group 1. → Read More

Mets will ride bullpen, flaws and all, into final leg of season

Jeurys Familia has been better, Edwin Diaz has not, but both will prove vital to Mets success in final 44 games. → Read More