Outgoing councilman Kenneth Morris has been recognized with the 2018 New Jersey State Governor’s Jefferson Award for public service and volunteerism.
A Passaic County Jail inmate has filed a lawsuit in federal court alleging police officers assaulted him while he was walking behind the Frank X. Graves Public Safety Complex.
The city is holding a special election in November to fill the City Council seat held by mayor-elect Andre Sayegh.
The 14-person at-large city council race saw $188,299 in campaign spending, according to reports filed with the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC).
A racial discrimination lawsuit filed by three African-American police sergeants was dismissed this week, according to federal court records. Judge Esther Salas dismissed the lawsuit filed in federal court by Karen Rayfield, Tamiko Griffin, and Kelly Pacelli on Monday.
A bar on Prospect Street will be closed for two days next week for committing a rare violation, failing to produce certificate of occupancy to police.
Prominent real estate developer Charles Florio purchased the Silk City Lofts, a 48-unit apartment building on Broadway, and a development site approved for 195 rental units on Fair Street, for $5.88 million.