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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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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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)
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.
Having provided jobs in Paterson for 75 years, a company whose history is woven deep into the fabric of the city's storied silk industry this week celebrated that connection in artful style.
At a time of utter tragedy, Katty and Angel Mercado had a decision to make. Their six-week-old daughter, Melissa Bena Mercado, was dying from a brain injury suffered during a car accident.
On at least one occasion on July 12, Carlos Belaunde molested the woman, who is the daughter of Belaunde's long-time girlfriend, Passaic County prosecutors said.
As part of his efforts to reshape Paterson's police department, Mayor Jose "Joey" Torres said he has asked his staff for a report on the city's previous contract negotiations with acting Chief William Fraher.
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.
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