The city’s school district could see an additional $4.8 million in state education funding under an agreement reached late last week by New Jersey senate president Stephen Sweeney and assembly speaker Vincent Prieto.
Firefighters quickly extinguished a blaze at a dye factory on Paterson Street on Sunday afternoon.
A city man was arrested early Saturday morning after allegedly throwing a loaded handgun close to the side of a house on Oak Street when law enforcement officers approached, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik.
A city man surrendered to authorities after images of him were distributed in the news media for allegedly setting fire to a car that led to a conflagration on East 20th Street, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
Detectives arrested two men and seized 6,850 glassine envelopes of heroin in a drug investigation on East 22nd Street, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik.
Two city men were wounded in a shooting on 17th Avenue late Wednesday afternoon, according to police.
A fire at a two-story home on North 4th Street displaced a family of four people early Monday morning.