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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.
Church and community leaders met Monday night to talk about an initiative to hold prayer walks and establish community centers across the city, a program that has been considered for four years but which has taken on a new urgency in the aftermath of the fatal shooting of 12-year-old Genesis Rincon.
NEW JERSEYANS would be hard-pressed to find an individual that left a more indelible mark on our great state than Congressman Robert A. Roe.
Jhymier Moore, 19, had his bail reduced from $3 million to $2 million by Passaic County Superior Court Judge Greta Gooden-Brown.
PATERSON, NJ After teaching over three years without a contract, the Paterson Education Association has approved a new agreement with the Paterson Public School District.
The old Alexander Hamilton housing complex on Alabama Avenue was too dangerous for Christola Roberts.
PATERSON - A string of four armed robberies at Paterson gas stations may have been committed by one gunman, according to a report on NorthJersey.com .
Local detectives solved a burglary case in less than a day with the Wednesday arrest of a suspect who allegedly stole a gun from a Haskell family's home the day before.
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