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25 job training slots opened in Paterson by NJ Build program

Twenty-five job training slots have been opened up by the New Jersey Reentry Corporation’s NJ Build program, former governor James McGreevey announced at the HoHoKus School of Trade and Technical Sciences on Monday morning.

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Paterson high school students take afterschool jiu-jitsu

Veronica Aponte walks through the Wrigley Park section – the most crime ridden neighborhood in Paterson – to get to Eastside High School. She needed to learn some self-defense skills to protect herself, so she signed up for the school’s afterschool jiu-jitsu program.


Paterson’s Kennedy defeated in boys’ basketball state semifinals

The highly anticipated high school varsity boys’ state tournament basketball contest between John F. Kennedy High and Hackensack did not disappoint.  The pressure packed drama saw the Comets pull out a 68-62 victory which was much closer than the final score indicated.