The City Council gave preliminary approval on Tuesday night to a pair of ordinances that increase the penalties for dumping in Paterson.
Mayor Andre Sayegh’s administration and City Council members have been debating what to do with the vacant former Galaxie Chemical Corporation building on Piercy Street.
A woman has filed a lawsuit against the Paterson Public Schools after allegedly injuring herself by falling on a neglected sidewalk outside of the Dale Avenue School.
Seventeen people were displaced and three buildings on Lafayette Street were severely damaged in a fire early Friday morning, according to public safety director Jerry Speziale.
Five people were wounded in a shooting on East 30th Street late Thursday afternoon, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
Two women were wounded in a shooting on Park Avenue late Thursday afternoon, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
A city man has been arrested for allegedly sexually abusing a 13-year-old child, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.