Former councilman Julio Tavarez’s defamation lawsuit against his ex-colleagues has been scheduled for trial in the Passaic County Superior Court. He filed the lawsuit claiming a no confidence measure passed against him damaged his reputation in the Paterson community.
Acting superintendent Eileen Shafer unveiled her budget priorities – increasing funding for art, music, and remedial learning to address low student performance — for the 2018-19 school year at a community forum on Wednesday night.
Zellie Thomas was present when Ferguson erupted in protest against a prejudiced police force that targeted African-Americans. He was there protesting against injustice. He was here marching through downtown Paterson after an unarmed man was shot by police outside the Frank X. Graves Public Safety Complex.
The former International High School teacher who resigned after video surfaced of her threatening a student while repeatedly uttering a racial slur says she lost her temper after a chronically misbehaving boy threatened to use his friends to “take care” of her.
City education official say they would like to see an Olympic-size pool at the new Don Bosco Middle School to provide students swimming lessons.
The renovation of the architecturally riveting Passaic County Courthouse Annex which once served as the main U.S. Postal Service office in Paterson is now underway. Renovation is scheduled to finish in October 2018.
Acting mayor Jane Williams-Warren’s administration has directed inspectors not to take enforcement actions against a single-family home converted to a church without zoning approval on residential Atlantic Street, according to municipal officials.