After scraping together $150 for an outfit for his eighth-grade prom, Angel Morel had little money left for a haircut. But he was in luck. The New Roberto Clemente Elementary School had connected with a Passaic City barber willing to provide free haircuts to prom-bound eighth graders.
Briniah Torres never visited the Great Falls. When her school took a field trip to the Great Falls National Historical Park last week she was amazed to find such a place existed in her hometown.
The music of Duke Ellington greeted visitors to the Passaic County Courthouse Plaza in Paterson as a series of summer jazz concerts at the renovated public space kicked off on Tuesday afternoon.
For the second year in a row, the Eva’s Village raised a record-setting amount of funds for its charitable work through its fashion show called “Behind the Seams.”
Dozens of Muslims gathered at the South Paterson Park just before sunset on Friday to usher in the holy month of Ramadan with a lantern lighting. The 17-foot lantern, called a fanous in Arabic, was lit up wishing the city’s large Muslim community a happy Ramadan.
The popular “Mill Mile” mobile application providing self-guided tours of the Great Falls National Historical Park with narrations from the likes of Lin-Manuel Miranda and Brian Williams received a revamp with the addition of two new stops at the historic Hinchcliffe Stadium and S.U.M. Great Falls Power Plant from the students of John F. Kennedy…
The Paterson Parking Authority is considering restoring the Paterson trolley service in the South Paterson area as part of its proposed garage project by St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center.