Councilman Luis Velez, who contracted the new coronavirus earlier in the month, has recovered.
A city man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder for allegedly shooting a 22-year-old man on Main Street, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
A suspect with a rifle, handgun, and ammos was apprehended by police after a chase through Plum Street on Monday night, according to public safety director Jerry Speziale.
A member of the street gang 230 Boys was sentenced to almost six years in prison for conspiring to deal heroin in Paterson, according to U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito’s office.
A city man has pleaded guilty to possession and distribution of fentanyl on Monday, according to U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito’s office.
After losing by nine votes, former councilman William McKoy filed for a recount. He may have to wait until mid-December for his recount.
Governor Phil Murphy’s administration has awarded $734,812 to Paterson for the rehabilitation of the historic Danforth Memorial Library. Funds from the Library Construction Bond Act will be used to renovate the children’s department, the community literacy center, replace the roof, repair the retaining wall, and modify the handicap compliant elevator, according to mayor Andre Sayegh’s…