City Politics


Road reconstruction plan focuses on 3rd, 4th, and 5th Wards

An ambitious project soon to be commenced with $36.75 million in borrowed funds to reconstruct approximately 170 primary city roads mostly covers the city’s interior, the 3rd, 5th, and 4th Wards, according to city records.

Police News


26 new police officers sworn in

More than two-dozen police officers were sworn in on Monday afternoon as the city seeks to strengthen its police force.


Suspect apprehended in East 18th Street shooting

A city man who is allegedly responsible for the shooting that took place on East 18th Street two weeks ago has been brought into police custody, according to the Paterson Police Department. Jahaad Major, 22-year-old, was arrested Tuesday morning by detectives following an investigation into the July 2, 2014 shooting of a 24-year-old. “Major was