A crew with heavy machinery worked on clearing a tract of land on the hilly cul-de sac of Arlington Street on Friday to make way for two dozen units of housing.
Fifty teachers were picked through a raffle run by football star Mike Adams to receive $200 to spend on classroom supplies at the Dollar Tree store on West Broadway.
High-profile members of the Passaic County Democratic Party condemned councilman Michael Jackson on Thursday afternoon for using the phrase “Jew us down” when referring to developers who attempt to purchase cheap land or extract concessions from the municipal government.
More than a thousand classes in Paterson have 30 or more students this school year, said superintendent Eileen Shafer at a public meeting on Wednesday night.
The developer of Center City Mall has filed a lawsuit against the Downtown Paterson Special Improvement District (SID) alleging the business district violated its by-laws by excluding the developer from voting on the district’s annual budget.
Mayor Andre Sayegh secured the City Council’s precursory support for a lease agreement for the restoration of the historic Hinchliffe Stadium on Tuesday night.
Municipal officials rebuked councilman Michael Jackson on Tuesday night for making an anti-Semitic remark at a public meeting. He used the phrase “Jew us down” when referring to developers who attempt to purchase cheap land or extract development concessions from the city.