The Communication Workers of America (CWA), New Jersey, became the latest labor union to endorse councilman Andre Sayegh for mayor on Thursday.
Councilman Alex Mendez, who is running for mayor promising responsible management of municipal finances, has received half-dozen delinquent payment notices from the Passaic Valley Water Commission threatening water service shut off, according to government records obtained by the Paterson Times.
Pastor Jesus Sevilla, leader of a makeshift Atlantic Street church that has angered neighbors for creating noise and parking problems, endorsed councilman Andre Sayegh in the city’s mayoral race on Tuesday morning.
Councilman Andre Sayegh and former school board member Pedro Rodriguez are almost tied in fundraising in the city’s mayoral race, according to their 29-day pre-election campaign finance reports filed with the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC).
Five of the six men running for the city’s highest office debated ways to rein in taxes increases, get a hold on crime, and improve upkeep of municipal parks on Sunday evening. Moderated by news anchors Brenda Blackman and Greg Kelly, the debate kicked off with a question on tax increases over the years that…
Councilman Luis Velez endorsed his colleague Andre Sayegh for mayor at a press conference at the Pan-American Park, a pocket park decorated with the flags of the nations of the Americas, late Wednesday afternoon.
Sirrano Keith Baldeo, publisher of the former Paterson Pulse tabloid newspaper, has filed a lawsuit in federal court seeking $10 million in damages. He alleges council members violated his civil rights by allegedly targeting him and his publication.