Five candidates have submitted petitions for the 1st Ward Special election so far with three days to go before the Monday deadline.
After almost two years of construction the city on Friday morning opened a renovated segment of the Great Falls National Park named in honor of the former first lady Mary Ellen Kramer who fought vigorously to preserve the park land.
A New York City musician with Paterson roots has donated $5,000 to the city’s recreation department on Thursday morning.
A city man was wounded during the early morning hours of Friday as he was walking on East 16th Street, according to the Paterson Police Department.
A 56-year-old Florida man has been arrested on charges that he sexually assaulted his step-daughter while living in Paterson in 2000 and 2001, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
Six adults and a 15-year-old were arrested during a drug bust at Elm Street residence on Tuesday evening, said police director Jerry Speziale.