The City Council rejected mayor Andre Sayegh’s $283.6 million introduced budget early Friday morning.
Mayor Andre Sayegh’s administration is seeking $40 million in financial assistance from the state government.
A Hudson County super PAC sent out a last-minute mailer to municipal voters on Friday to sway the 17-person school board race in favor of the majority incumbent ticket.
School board candidate Mosleh Uddin was denied a police job after a background check uncovered dozens of moving violations, according to municipal officials.
The attorney involved in a real estate scam in Paterson pleaded guilty to running a multi-million mortgage fraud scheme throughout New Jersey, according to federal authorities.
A driver for A1 Elegant Tours, a firm banned from Paterson schools for two years, was charged with child endangerment after allegedly hitting five cars, two traffic poles, and a fire hydrant in Orange and East Orange with a nine-year-old child and a woman aide on board the school bus.
Collazo Logistic Care, a city taxi company with a dozen medallions, avoided suspension on Tuesday night by providing new insurance and certificate of occupancy documents.