Detectives made a massive drug bust at a house on Godwin Avenue on Monday afternoon seizing 18,012 glassines of heroin and 1,228 capsules of crack-cocaine, said police director Jerry Speziale.
The state cited 15 businesses, including 5 in Paterson, for allegedly failing to disclose preparation and handling of food sold or served as halal, meat prepared in accordance with Islamic law, in the run-up to the start of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, announced New Jersey attorney general Christopher Porrino.
The students of John P. Holland Charter School fell short of winning the Samsung Corporation’s “Solve for Tomorrow” contest in Washington D.C., but will receive $50,000 in technology products from the company known for its smartphones and tablets.
The city council approved a $15,000 payment to a woman who fell on a public sidewalk.
A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit filed by a city man alleging a police dog left him in bad shape after he resisted and ran from law enforcement officers, according to court records.
Three dozen city schools have chronic absenteeism rates exceeding 10-percent, according to a report compiled by the Paterson Education Fund.
The city council has agreed to pay $7,000 for a painting of the Great Falls that was stolen out of the Paterson Museum.