For the third time this week, the Paterson Municipal Court had to cancel its court sessions due to excessive heat.
Overtime spending in the city jumped by 40-percent during mayor Andre Sayegh’s first year in office, according to municipal records.
A proposed slaughterhouse in the Hillcrest section has garnered from opposition of some neighborhood residents.
A park created to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. across the street from the church where he delivered a speech a week before his assassination, will feature an eight-foot tall bronze statue of the civil rights leader.
Mayor Andre Sayegh swore in 16 new police officers — 13 men and 3 women – on Friday afternoon.
For the second time in its 33 years of existence, the Peruvian parade will not be marching through Paterson.
A Hackensack man has been arrested and charged with first-degree attempted murder for allegedly shooting a 23-year-old Paterson man early Saturday morning, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
A city man was arrested and charged with first-degree attempted murder on Saturday for allegedly shooting a 15-year-old boy on 11th Avenue, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
Six people were injured in three separate shootings early Saturday morning, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
The police arrested three men on Friday in connection with a weekend shooting on Getty Avenue that left a 27-year-old East Orange man with multiple gunshot wounds, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
The police seized two handguns in separate overnight incidents, according to public safety director Jerry Speziale.
A pair of Paterson residents were arrested in a drug bust on Trenton Avenue on Wednesday afternoon, according to public safety director Jerry Speziale.
A former Community Charter School of Paterson administrator has filed a lawsuit alleging his ex-employer is in breach of his employment contract.
After an environmental testing firm detected elevated levels of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in the ground water at a nearby gas station, the school district is allowing the company to evaluate School 26 to ensure students and staff are not at risk of exposure.
The state has revoked the teaching license of a longtime math teacher for confronting an 11-year-old student for throwing a snowball from a school bus to hit his car.
The New Jersey School Development Authority has begun site preparation work to pave the way for the construction of the new Don Bosco Middle School on Union Avenue.
A group of forty students became the first graduating class of the International Baccalaureate program at International High School on Wednesday evening. Students received a world-class education — taking high-level courses like physics, theory of knowledge, a course that requires students to turn in a 1,600-word essay, and Mandarin, one of two main Chinese languages…
The city’s school district has “terminated” a school bus driver, who crashed into a fire inspection vehicle after allegedly failing to halt at a stop sign with 12 students on board, according to municipal and school officials.
The developer of Center City Mall is accusing the Paterson Parking Authority of reneging on a 2005 agreement that required the parking agency to construct a second garage.
A group of People’s Park section residents say the El Mexicano Restaurant on 21st Avenue has been creating quality of life problems for their neighborhood.
A New York woman has filed a lawsuit against the Paterson Art Factory claiming she injured herself on a stairwell.
Frandy Cuevas played for the Eastside High School baseball team for a year. His coach immediately recognized greatness.
12-year-old Jalen Mitchell defeated his opponent to win gold in the boys Teen 1 orange belt featherweight category at the Pan Kids IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship in California.
Municipal officials celebrated the renovation of the historic Cricket Clubhouse, a red building visible from Route 20, at Eastside Park on Monday morning.