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Just five days after getting shot on Park Avenue, 28-year-old Cleashon Poindexter was arrested late Thursday morning and charged with a long list of drug and weapons offenses, said Capt.
The Fairfield Police Department announces the arrest of Samuel Russell of Paterson, N.J. for possession of less than 50 grams of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia on July 22, 2014.
President of St. Jude's Rosary Altar Society Mel Kaufhold of Budd Lake was one of 114 individuals, couples and families in the Paterson Diocese who was awarded the annual Vivere Christus Est award at a special ceremony on Sunday, June 22 at St. Philip Church in Clifton.
Sister Maureen Dunne, who has been a board member at St. Mary's Hospital on and off for 12 years, is all smiles, after the judge's decision.
Police are one step closer to enforcing a curfew in Paterson after identifying 15 streets where they want businesses to close early to reduce crime.
The Passaic County freeholders this week dipped into the Open Space and Farmland Preservation Trust Fund and doled out grants totaling $2.5 million to municipalities for various park improvements and field projects.
We taste-tested pasta sauces from Teresa Giudice, left, and John Bongiovi, the father of rocker Jon Bon Jovi.
City police are asking for the public's help in catching the culprits who brutally beat a 26-year old man during a robbery two weeks ago in the 2nd Ward, inflicting injuries that authorities say eventually caused the victim to go blind.
Although a date has yet to be set, the Passaic Valley Water Commission has promised for a public hearing next month on alternatives to draining the Stanley M. Levine Reservoir in Paterson following a report on those alternatives due back soon.
Two people were wounded in a shooting incident in the city Tuesday night but a pair of watchful Passaic County sheriff's officers - one just on his way to work - interrupted the mayhem and arrested a suspect, Sheriff Richard H. Berdnik said.
Khedra Butts, right, girlfriend of shooting victim Donela Gaines, receiving a hug from the Rev.
Today, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. announced that the Hinchliffe Stadium Heritage Act , legislation Rep. Pascrell introduced that would make Paterson's Hinchliffe Stadium a part of the Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park, passed the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously.
A man caught on surveillance video wearing a red jacket and a Yankees cap while robbing a Dunkin Donuts in Clifton was tracked down and arrested after investigators found the clothing hidden under a bush nearby and matched it to the man's DNA, an assistant Passaic County prosecutor told a jury on Tuesday.
Best known for his five year stint on Saturday Night Live and his work in the Adam Sandler films Grown Ups and Grown Ups 2, as well as Comedy Central series Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn - Quinn is finishing up his newest comedy tour "Unconstitutional" with his second to last stop at Newton Theatre on Saturday, July 26 at 8 p.m. "I was always funny ... (more)
At 6:41 a.m., West Milford Police responded to a report of an unconscious male motorcyclist on Union Valley Road.
APPARENTLY THERE is an alternative to merging the Bergen County Police Department with the Bergen County Sheriff's Office: the Bergen County Official Army, or the BCOA.
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