I attended a recent city council workshop to address the issue of the missing benches in front of city hall. To me, this decision was shortsighted and counterproductive. As a longtime city activist, I find it rather odd that the mayor found it necessary to remove the benches from in the first place.
I feel confident and secure endorsing the candidacy of the newly certified candidate in Paterson’s council at-large election as I’ve known him since he was a teenager and a participant in a summer leadership program I was the facilitator of, at the Paterson YMCA.
My name is John McEntee, Jr., and I am the president of the Paterson Education Association. We represent 3,100 teachers, secretaries, instructional assistants, etc. that work with your children every day to ensure that they receive the best education possible.
Over the course of the next few weeks Paterson voters will be inundated with campaign literature, propaganda, commercials and the like from various candidates seeking to lead the city.
I find myself in a juxtaposition right now. On the one hand, I did question the process. On the other hand, I am fully supportive of Ms. Eileen Shafer. I want to go on record as saying that I am completely confident in her leadership. I’ll briefly explain my reason. When I served on the…
As you know, Paterson Public Schools is currently facing a crisis of mammoth proportions in the area of special education. As reported, nearly 2,000 special education students are without requisite speech therapy time.
During the past several months as the ex-campaign manager for Glenn Brown, I had had the unique pleasure and honor to see Paterson and her wonderful citizens from all communities up close and personal.