The state’s largest anti-poverty organization raised $674,000, setting a new fundraising record, this month to support its 20 social programs.
Authorities arrested two men on Friday for allegedly attempting to sell 1,500 individual bags of heroin to an undercover detective, according to the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office.
School board member Lilisa Mimms kicked off her campaign for an at-large city council seat on Friday night promising a “better” Paterson to hundreds of her supporters at the Brownstone House.
Two city men were arrested in Teaneck on Thursday transporting $141,965 in suspected drug money, according to the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office.
The attorney for the Paterson Board of Adjustment on Thursday evening told politically connected pastor Jesus Sevilla to cease operating a church and food pantry from a house on Atlantic Street.
A former firefighter filed a lawsuit against the city alleging he was forced to retire after receiving a workers’ compensation payout that exceeded $100,000. Former fire captain Carl E. Larson’s lawsuit was dismissed by a Passaic County Superior Court judge, but he filed an appeal.
A pedestrian from Haledon died on Thursday night after he was struck by a van on the property of the Dunkin’ Donuts on Route 20, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.