A pair of paintings featuring nooses on display at the Danforth Memorial Library has led to an uproar in the city’s African-American community.
A city woman is getting a $342,957 check after she won the Jersey Cash 5 Jackpot in June, according to the New Jersey Lottery.
Legendary director Steven Spielberg was presented with the key to the city by mayor Andre Sayegh for filming the remake of the “West Side Story” in downtown Paterson.
A life-size bronze statue of civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. was unveiled at a new park named after him in the corner of Auburn and Governor Street on Wednesday morning to commemorate the 56th anniversary of his “I Have a Dream” speech.
Nine men rushed to the scene of a fire on 10th Avenue and rescued two children who had been trapped in the attic.
Newly minted college graduate Danielle Parks has been accepted into the Peace Corps and is heading to Cameroon next month.
Five dozen volunteers descended on Wrigley Park, a greenspace in middle of a neglected and crime-ridden neighborhood in the 4th Ward, on Sunday morning. Volunteers cleaned up the park, collecting 50 bags of trash and debris.