Former councilman Alex Mendez remained on top after a manual recounting of the ballots in the 3rd Ward race on Monday.
The number of people tested positive for the new coronavirus in Paterson increased by 23 to 6,369 on Monday afternoon, according to municipal government data.
A city man was wounded in a shooting on North Main Street early Monday afternoon, making him the 16th person shot in Paterson over a violent eight-day span.
Municipal officials have agreed to borrow $25 million by issuing tax anticipation notes to address shortfalls triggered by the coronavirus pandemic.
Latisha Williams and her two children were screened for the new coronavirus at the School 28 playground more than two weeks ago. She is still waiting for the three test results.
A city man was killed in a shooting on 15th Avenue on Sunday night, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
A pair of city men were arrested in a motor vehicle stop on Rosa Parks Boulevard late Saturday morning, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik.