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Herald News: Resolution alone won't stem the violence
This week the Paterson City Council decided to take up the call, once more, for an end to rampant gun violence in the city.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Lowry:Vote fraud case clouds city election
Seems nearly every time you turn around, some election controversy is brewing in Passaic County .
Paterson police capture suspect in June slaying
PATERSON Paterson Police Officer Claude Mineo lunged and caught a fleeing murder suspect Saturday afternoon as the 21-year-old fugitive pulled a loaded handgun from his waistband when he was trapped behind some homes along Governor Street, authorities said.
Scott Burns: How to build Couch Potato portfolios with ETFs
I would like to implement one of your Couch Potato Building Block portfolios, and I'm meeting with my Fidelity adviser to help me do this.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Body pulled from river in Paterson
Officials tell The Record that the body was found around 1 p.m. Friday and that a medical examiner has been called to conduct an autopsy.
The Paramus Post
MaxLite Teams Up To Offer CFL Lamps and Fixtures to Habitat for Humanity Resale Outlets
As part of a national partnership with Habitat for Humanity, MaxLite has partnered with New Jersey's Clean Energy Program to provide discounted ENERGY STAR-qualified CFL lamps and fixtures to Habitat ReStore resale outlet customers in New Jersey.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
NJ high school graduation rate ticks upward
New Jersey's high school graduation rate inched up to 87.5 percent last spring, up one percentage point from the year before, state data showed Wednesday.
Franklin Lakes Lions Club donates to several groups
The Franklin Lakes Lions Club presented donations totaling $27,000 to several local groups and charities at its recent distribution dinner held at the High Mountain Golf Club.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Clifton police identify man killed in hit-and-run car accident
CLIFTON - Police have identified the man who was struck and killed in a hit-and-run accident as he crossed Lexington and Mahar avenues last month as Clifton resident Ivan Hocko, 77. Police are still looking for the driver of a "red four-door sedan" who left the scene after striking Hocko on Nov. 22 at 8:24 p.m. Anyone with information about the ... (more)
Officials say increase in Paterson's budget gap means good news for taxpayers
PATERSON The state has mandated changes in the city's preliminary 2014 budget, reducing the maximum amount of property taxes that municipal government will be allowed to collect this year, Paterson officials disclosed on Tuesday night.
Newark Audit Finds 'Questionable Spending' [AUDIO]
Newark is being called out by the state for instances of questionable spending in its payroll, timekeeping, and operating practices.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Jersey Journal
Need a ride? Driver forced to ferry alleged robber to, from ATM
A Paterson robbery suspect forced his victim at gunpoint to drive to the a bank several miles away to get money from the bank's ATM machine.
N.J. man confesses to leading multi-million dollar heroin ring based in Paterson
Segundo Garcia, 38, of Prospect Park, aka "A AoeMoreno,"A A admitted today to leading a Paterson heroin network and pleaded guilty to first-degree possession of heroin with intent to distribute, state authorities said.
The Jersey Journal
Bus catches fire on Paterson Plank Rd and New York Ave, Dec 3
The Jersey City Fire Deparment and Hudson County Sheriff's officers were on scene at a bus fire on Paterson Plank Road and New York Ave in Jersey City on Tuesday afternoon, Dec. 3, 2013.
Paterson schools making a push to improve science instruction
PATERSON City education officials are revamping the science curriculum in Paterson 's public schools as part of an effort to boost students' lagging test scores in that area.
Very Very Shakespeare Rock Show Concert Set for 12/9 at Union County Performing Arts Center
The American Theater Group will present a one-night only concert performance featuring songs from VERY VERY, the brand new electric adaptation of Shakespeare's classic comedy "As You Like It" reimagined as a contemporary rock concert on December 9, 2013 at 8:00 pm at Union County Performing Arts Center's Hamilton Stage.
The Alternative Press
Oasis to Take Part in 'Giving Tuesday'
"#GivingTuesday is acounter narrative to Black Friday and Cyber Monday because it reminds us that the spirit of the holiday giving season should be about community and not just consumerism," said Kathy people for just $139," said Sister Gloria Perez, Executive Director of Oasis.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Sunnyview Home bid opening Dec. 18
Butler County Commissioners will open bids for the 220-bed Sunnyview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, over the objections of unionized employees and Commissioner James Eckstein .
State Trooper Injured in Motor Vehicle Accident
A New Jersey state trooper was taken to the hospital with leg and back pain following a motor vehicle accident on Route 23 North Sunday night, police said.