A downtown Paterson roadway that had been partially closed for years because of delayed sewer repair work reopened to traffic on Tuesday morning.
Congressman Bill Pascrell is in good health after undergoing a heart bypass procedure at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center over the weekend.
Municipal officials agreed to pay $214,917 to a Bergen County company for running coronavirus test sites in Paterson for one week in May.
Municipal officials on Thursday morning broke ground on a project to renovate the Anthony Lucas Park, also known as Baer Park, on 5th Avenue.
Flavio Rivera was picked to serve as the president of the City Council at the reorganization meeting, first in-person meeting held at City Hall in almost four months, on Wednesday afternoon.
Nearly a hundred people stood behind councilman-elect Alex Mendez across the street from City Hall on Wednesday afternoon protesting a court ruling that stopped their candidate from assuming the 3rd Ward seat.
The police closed down three bars, including one twice, during the Fourth of July weekend, according to public safety director Jerry Speziale.
The police issued 865 summonses during the Fourth of July weekend, according to public safety director Jerry Speziale.
The police arrested two city residents and seized a weapon and an assortment of drugs on Sunday evening, according to public safety director Jerry Speziale. Zahkeir Carter, 21, and Briana Hall, 19, were each charged with drug offenses. Hall was additionally charged with weapons offenses, police said. Police observed a drug transaction take place from…
A city man with a rifle slung around his shoulder was sleeping inside a car outside of his girlfriend’s house on Warren Street early Sunday morning, according to public safety director Jerry Speziale.
A city man arrived at Saint Joseph’s Regional Medical Center early Sunday morning seeking treatment for a gunshot wound, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
The police broke up a sidewalk dice game and seized a semi-automatic handgun on Godwin Avenue on Saturday night, according to public safety director Jerry Speziale.
A Paterson school supervisor’s alleged sexual misconduct has led to a $390,000 settlement, according to district records.
My personal mission in life is to enrich and improve the lives of children and my community. I fulfill this by dedicating my time to tutoring, educating, and mentoring the youth. Growing up here in Paterson has had its challenges but I am still proud of who I am today. I know that I am…
Superintendent Eileen Shafer is receiving a bigger base salary as part of a contract renegotiation with the Board of Education.
The school district has ordered 13,825 Chromebooks to equip all its students with a device ahead of the uncertain next school year.
Paterson charter school paid $450,000 to settle sexual harassment allegations against its ex-director
The Paterson Arts and Science Charter School has paid out $450,000 to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit filed against it and its former director Danny Necimo.
School board member Emanuel Capers is pushing a measure to require Paterson schools to designate Juneteenth, a day celebrated by African Americans to mark the end of slavery in the United States, as a holiday on its calendar.
Three-hundred and twenty-nine white bows hung on the wrought iron fences outside the historic City Hall in downtown Paterson.
Residents of Paterson are among the most stressed people in New Jersey because of Covid-19, according to a study by Babylon Health that looked at Twitter data.
The number of people tested positive for the new coronavirus in Paterson increased by 7 to 6,514 on Thursday afternoon, according to municipal government data.
The number of people tested positive for the new coronavirus in Paterson increased by 11 to 6,507 on Wednesday afternoon, according to municipal government data.
The number of people tested positive for the new coronavirus in Paterson increased by 7 to 6,496 on Tuesday afternoon, according to municipal government data.
Passaic County is offering at-home Covid-19 saliva testing to residents of its sixteen municipalities, including Paterson, officials announced on Monday.
A zoning board member has been cited for allegedly adding an extra floor to his property on Redwood Avenue without construction permits.
Mayor Andre Sayegh is letting retail businesses in most commercial zones in Paterson to conduct sidewalk sales to boost business amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
A controversial bus company, A-1 Elegant Tours, that was banned from doing business in the Paterson school district employed convicted felons and a sex offender to transport students, authorities said on Thursday in announcing charges against its owner and manager.
A pair of brothers known for bringing home gold from national and international jiu-jitsu competitions did it again. Jason Dixon and Jalen Mitchell returned to Paterson with gold and bronze medals from the Pan IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship, biggest martial arts competition in the world for kids, held in Long Beach, Calf. last Sunday.
Frandy Cuevas played for the Eastside High School baseball team for a year. His coach immediately recognized greatness.
12-year-old Jalen Mitchell defeated his opponent to win gold in the boys Teen 1 orange belt featherweight category at the Pan Kids IBJJF Jiu-Jitsu Championship in California.