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New Turkish-Albanian restaurant opens in South Paterson

Colorful balloons were draped over the awning in front of the restaurant. Community officials, residents, friends and neighbors cordially greeted one another with handshakes and smiles. The distinct, pleasant aroma of meat grilling filled the air. With walls painted a pastel, light brown, traditional and contemporary Turkish music provided a relaxed ambiance. All the while,


Carnival comes to Paterson’s Westside Park

Nine-year old Layla Rivera beamed as she proudly displayed the prize she had won. A real goldfish animatedly swam in a clear, plastic bag filled with water. The third grader from School 28 was accompanied by her father, Luis Rivera, and mother, Jessica Rivera, at the carnival in Westside Park on Thursday evening.