An administrative law judge has ruled in favor of a city employee terminated after he became blind.
Paterson councilman claims ‘selective prosecution’ in seeking to get voter fraud charges dismissed
A lawyer for Alex Mendez seeking to get voter fraud charges against the councilman dismissed told a judge last week his client is the target of “selective prosecution.”
‘Why did you run from me?’ Paterson police officer asks man after shooting him, bodycam video shows
A body-worn camera video released by the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office on Friday shows a man running and a police officer ordering him to drop his gun. But the man, Khalif Cooper, 28, of Paterson, continues to run and is shot by the officer.
Paterson suspends assistant economic development director
Mayor Andre Sayegh’s administration suspended the city’s assistant economic development director last week, according to officials.
Shahin Khalique picked as Paterson’s council president
Members of the City Council picked Shahin Khalique to serve as the president of the governing body for the next year.
Sayegh begins second term as Paterson mayor
Mayor Andre Sayegh was sworn in for his second term as mayor in an inauguration ceremony on Friday afternoon.
Paterson mayor Andre Sayegh wants $21,000 pay increase, proposes massive salary range increases for his cabinet members
Mayor Andre Sayegh is looking to give himself a $21,000 pay increase while raising the salary ranges for his cabinet members, according to a proposed measure his administration is presenting to the City Council.