Thirteen people were displaced and a firefighter was injured in a blaze on 10th Avenue early Saturday morning.
Mayor Andre Sayegh has hired school board president Oshin Castillo to serve as director of the Health and Human Services Department in the city.
The owner of Center City Mall has filed a lawsuit against the Paterson Parking Authority in an escalating dispute over who should control the parking garage underneath the mall on Main Street.
A member of the Board of Adjustment, a body that approves development projects by granting variances, is considering filing an ethics complaint against council president Maritza Davila and councilman Luis Velez.
27-year-old Jameek Lowery, whose death sparked multiple nights of protests in the streets of Paterson, died from an adverse reaction triggered by the ingestion of bath salts, according to information released by Passaic County prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes on Monday afternoon.
A group of Hillcrest neighborhood residents have filed a lawsuit in New Jersey Superior Court to stop a proposed slaughterhouse from opening on Union Avenue.
A single-alarm fire at a house on Madison Street displaced five people on Wednesday night.