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Al Abdelaziz appointed to Paterson’s 6th Ward council seat

The City Council appointed Al Abdelaziz, vice chairman of the Paterson Democrats, to fill the 6th Ward seat vacated by mayor Andre Sayegh on Tuesday night, breaking away with recent custom not to appoint anyone seeking the seat long-term through election.


Paterson mayoral, at-large council election results

Councilman Andre Sayegh is leading in the mayoral race as votes are being counted from today’s election. Full vote tallies are below. Mayoral race: Alex Mendez 1,754 Andre Sayegh 4,269 Pedro Rodriguez 987 Alex Cruz  480 Michael Jackson  679 William McKoy 1,424 At-large council race (three winners possible): Zellie Thomas 2,704 Douglas Maven 1,577 Lilisa


Paterson voters’ guide for Election Day 2018

The city’s voters will pick their next mayor and three at-large council members on Tuesday. Polls open at 6 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. Candidates for mayor: Alex Mendez Andre Sayegh Pedro Rodriguez Alex Cruz Michael Jackson William McKoy Cast an informed vote by reading our coverage of the 2018 Paterson mayoral race. Candidates


Maritza Davila, sole incumbent in Paterson at-large council race, runs on a mixed record

Councilwoman Maritza Davila vowed to continue making “tough decisions” on behalf of residents if re-elected on Election Day next week. Her recent tough decision was supporting a budget in late March that had a 2.6-percent tax increase.