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Incumbents triumph in Paterson municipal elections

Incumbents Michael Jackson, Shahin Khalique, Alex Mendez, Ruby Cotton, Luis Velez, and Al Abdelaziz won re-election in the Paterson municipal elections on Tuesday, according to unofficial ballot counts.

Police News


Paterson man arrested in Broadway murder

A man has been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting that occurred on May 5, 2024, at the intersection of Broadway and East 24th Street. The incident led to the death of a 62-year-old man.


East Orange man arrested for New Year’s Day shooting in Paterson

An East Orange man has been arrested by the New Jersey State Police Fugitive Unit and the United States Marshals Service New York/New Jersey Regional Fugitive Task Force for his alleged role in a New Year’s Day shooting in Paterson, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.






Paterson brothers bring home gold, bronze medals from California jiu-jitsu competition

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.