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Paterson, New Jersey is located in Passaic County. Zip codes in Paterson, NJ include 07522, 07514, and 07502. The median home price in Paterson is $174,900 which is roughly $111/per square foot. More Paterson information.

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3 min ago | NorthJersey.com

Herbert S. Alterman

Herbert S. Alterman, who served on the Superior Court bench in Passaic County for 16 years, died Saturday.

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4 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

Man robbed at gunpoint in Paterson's 5th Ward

A man in his late 30s was walking on Ellison Street early Tuesday morning when he was robbed by two men, one of whom pulled a gun, police said.

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4 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

Paterson council approves resolution that sets preliminary tax hike at 2 percent

By a one-vote margin, the City Council on Tuesday approved a resolution that would set Paterson on course for a 1.96-percent property tax increase this year.

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6 hrs ago | The Item

Paterson police reaching out to neighboring towns in anti-crime effort

Paterson police officials have taken the first steps toward creating a regional law enforcement task force that would encompass towns that border the city, echoing a more comprehensive anti-crime initiative announced Monday to share law enforcement and social services with Newark and Jersey City.

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9 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Montclair State to make SAT optional for admissions next year

The public university is joining the growing number of schools making the SAT and ACT test scores optional for admission, campus officials announced today.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

NJ open-space preservation fund in danger

The popular state program that helped turn dumping grounds in Teaneck into a nature preserve, build ball fields in Palisades Park, restore Lambert Castle in Paterson and preserve 650,000 acres of open space throughout New Jersey is in jeopardy of going unfunded.

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WKXW-FM Trenton

Officials work to change images of NJ cities

In a bid to lower violent crime in their communities, the leaders of Newark, Jersey City and Paterson - New Jersey's largest cities - have announced the creation of a cooperative Cease Fire Task Force .

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The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Jurors to begin deliberations in trial of Paterson man accused of Clifton Dunkin Donuts robbery

Jurors will start deliberating Wednesday in the trial of a Paterson man who prosecutors say robbed a Dunkin Donuts in Clifton and was tracked down with DNA evidence from a jacket and hat that he discarded.

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NorthJersey.com

Paterson school board member not seeking re-election

Wendy Guzman will not be seeking a third term on the city's Board of Education. Guzman was not among the nine people who filed petitions by Monday's deadline to run in the upcoming school board race, the first time the city is holding its Board of Education election in November.

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NJ.com

Police: Wyckoff man stole grandmothera s car, sold it for heroin in Paterson

WYCKOFF - A 22-year-old Wyckoff man was arrested and charged with stealing his grandmother's car from the parking lot of a township church and selling it to feed his heroin habit, police said Tuesday.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Item

Paterson school district fires vice principal hired as part of reform team

A vice principal hired at top salary a year ago as part of a team that was supposed to put an end to the ongoing problems at School 6 was fired on Friday, city education officials confirmed.

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NorthJersey.com

Paterson man pleads not guilty on attempted murder charge

A Paterson man pleaded not guilty Monday to an attempted murder charge in connection with a shooting in the city's 4th Ward four months ago that left another city man wounded.

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NorthJersey.com

Family looking for answers in unsolved homicide of Paterson woman

Eighteen months after 22-year-old Chrismely Hidalgo's body was found near a highway ramp in south Newark, the Paterson woman's family say they are frustrated by the lack of progress in catching her killer.

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The Item

Man shot on Paterson's Northside

City police are investigating a Northside shooting Sunday night in which a 21-year-old city man inside a motor vehicle was wounded multiple times in the upper body.

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Asbury Park Press

3 New Jersey mayors to announce anti-crime plan3 New Jersey mayors to ...

Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1mUusni Newark Mayor Ras Baraka, Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop and Paterson Mayor Jose Torres have scheduled a news conference in Jersey City for Monday afternoon to announce the plan.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Examiner.com

'Our problem is not with Jewish religion...it's with the occupation' says imam

Despite the massacres surrounding the Palestinian/Israeli conflict, a New Jersey imam is still calling for peace from both sides, and explains why Islam has been misunderstood, and why leaders amongst the conflict have lost sight of their religious convictions all together.

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The Alternative Press

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Supports the Rev. Dr. Frank Napier 5K Walk and Run

The Men of Lambda Upsilon Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. supported the Rev.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Food pantries face summer shortage but high demand

Greater need, fewer donations - it is the annual summer plight of food pantries in North Jersey and around the state.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Lakewood school monitor in tough situationLakewood school monitor in...

Lakewood school monitor in tough situation Lakewood school's monitor described as being "politically savvy" during his tenure in Camden Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1rFRB4s State Monitor Michael Azzara looks over paperwork during Lakewood Board of Education Meeting at Lakewood High School in May. Wednesday May 7, 2014 Asbury ... (more)

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NorthJersey.com

Totowa property owners to foot bill for 2011 sidewalk, curb work

Nearly 70 Union Boulevard property owners between Totowa Road and the Route 80 interchange will be footing the $725,822 bill for new sidewalks and curbing the borough installed in front of their properties several years ago.

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