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2 hrs ago | TheAlternativePress.com
The Paterson Community Health Center has been awarded a $201,594 federal grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, it was announced Thursday by the office of U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. , a member of the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health.
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2 hrs ago | NJ.com
On Sept. 3, 2011, several Paterson Police officers moved into arrest Alexis Aponte and Miguel Rivera on Kearney Street after a dispute at a sports bar that involved the two suspects and off-duty cop Jose Torrest.
10 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton
Some New Jersey legislators are worried that so-called "teen nights," where kids can hang out, dance a little and possibly meet that special someone, could be happening in places that employ sexual predators .
PATERSON - A 21-year-old man was wounded Tuesday night while walking,, one of three apparently unrelated shootings in different parts of the city in a five-day period, according to police.
Lori Novak-Carafello of the Urban League of Morris County talking to students at Passaic County Community College on Tuesday about signing up for health care.
An altercation between two groups of young adults and juveniles erupted into a violent battle in Passaic on Monday night, ending with a 17-year-old boy stabbed in the back, police said on Tuesday.
SADDLE BROOK - A family is asking for help locating a 17-year-old girl who left her mother's house Saturday morning and has not been seen since, according to the family's attorney.
The New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs has announced a $27,800 settlement with a staffing provider that set up offices in New Jersey after Superstorm Sandy, without properly registering with the state.
PATERSON City education officials last year awarded a $414,000 contract for staff training without seeking approval from the Paterson Board of Education.
PATERSON As part of the national AmeriCorps program, 20 recent college graduates last week sign on for a year of community service in Paterson schools.
Paterson police on Saturday caught murder suspect Kamal "Rico" Edge after an armed footchase in the city, bringing to an end a nearly six-month manhunt for the suspect in a two-day shooting spree that left one city woman dead and several others injured in June.
The 55-year-old city native moved back to the Silk City from Paramus nearly four years ago, when he bought a Gothic-Tudor-style house on East Park Drive that was built in 1926 for Paterson Mayor John Hinchliffe.
Seems nearly every time you turn around, some election controversy is brewing in Passaic County .