The school board has formed a 13-person search committee to recruit a superintendent for the Paterson Public Schools. Committee is made up of three school board members, two parents, two religious leaders, a university dean, a principal, a teacher, and two education partners.
Jerome King was profusely sweating in the nippy city council chambers on Tuesday evening as he fielded questions from an unfriendly governing body for his program’s role in the large number of needles found in parks, school playgrounds, and street benches.
The pictures of drug addiction — a lifeless woman strewn on the grass at Barbour Park, a man using the steps of the Paterson public library as his bed, and a woman shooting heroin outside the fence of a local school – moving on a monitor screen brought home the monumental problem the new Passaic…
The dead body of an unidentified man was discovered inside an abandoned Godwin Avenue house on Saturday morning.
The city is ready to award $3.24 million in contracts for the renovation of Overlook Park at the Great Falls National Historical Park. This is the second large scale renovation project at the urban oasis that attracted 177,000 visitors last year from throughout the United States and the world after the completion of Mary Ellen…
Good afternoon citizens of Paterson, members of the Clergy, Madame Clerk, Council President Ruby Cotton, appointed officials and distinguished members of the Paterson Municipal Council.
Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres delivered the final state of the city address for his third nonconsecutive term on Tuesday afternoon. His speech was devoid of any major new initiatives or big plans for the city, a marked departure from his previous addresses.