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Former councilman Akhtaruzzaman announces run for at-large seat

Former councilman Akhtaruzzaman announces run for at-large seat

After losing in a bitter election and subsequent court battle, former councilman Mohammed Akhtaruzzaman on Wednesday announced his intention to run for an at-large council seat in next year’s municipal elections.


Judge’s ruling in 2nd Ward election sends shock waves through Paterson political circles

Councilman Shahin Khalique’s court victory stunned his main rival and sent shock waves through the city’s political circles. Passaic County assignment judge Ernest Caposela’s ruling will have an impact beyond the 2nd Ward. Some have predicted the ruling will change the way election campaigns are run in the city for the worse.


Maneuvering begins for Paterson’s city council presidency

With five weeks to go before the vote to determine who will lead the City Council for the next year, council members seeking the helm of the governing body have been maneuvering to collect the needed votes to capture the presidency.