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Wanaque man appointed president of Passaic County School Boards Association
Long time borough resident Dan Sinclair has been elected to serve as president of the Passaic County School Boards Association through January, 2015.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
Report: Ridgewood Man Shoots Paterson Man, Gets Shot by Security Guard
A Ridgewood man was arrested on attempted murder charges early Saturday morning after allegedly shooting a man outside a Paterson restaurant, and then being shot by a security guard , nj.com reported.
New York Daily News
Rubin (Hurricane) Carter fighting for his life against cancer
The former middleweight boxing contender celebrated in song and celluloid is largely confined to his home in Toronto, cared for by John Artis, his co-defendant in the infamous 1966 homicide case that sent them both to prison.
Fire guts two vacant homes in Paterson
The fire began shortly after 1 p.m. at 161 Fair Street and spread to the house next door, 163 Fair Street.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Ridgewood man shoots Paterson man, who was then shot by restaurant security guard, police say
A Ridgewood man shot another man outside a restaurant early this morning - but was himself shot by a security guard and later arrested at the hospital, police said.
Tax Preparer Sentenced on Identity Theft Charges
The owner of Perez Enterprises, a commercial tax preparation business located in Paterson, N.J., was sentenced Thursday to 40 months in prison for filing false tax returns and aggravated identity theft.
Letter: Paterson schools need full funding from Trenton
I will be testifying before the state Assembly Budget Committee on March 18th in Trenton, NJ.
The Jersey Journal
O'Scanlon uses Paterson mayor's payout to argue for vacation leave reform
Assemblyman Declan O'Scanlon introduced two new bills Friday to eliminate the practice of payouts to retiring public officials for unused sick and vacation time.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Ex-Girlfriend of $338M Powerball Winner Settles Suit
A New Jersey woman has decided not to bet on getting a piece of her former boyfriend's $338 million Powerball win.
Nelson-Ivy says she intends to stay in Paterson mayoral race
PATERSON Donna Nelson-Ivy's mayoral campaign manager said on Friday that Mayor Jeffery Jones had attempted several times to convince her to support him and quit the race.
Revised national park expansion plan would keep Hinchliffe Stadium in ...
PATERSON Hinchliffe Stadium would remain under the ownership of the city school district even if the historic ballpark were added to the national park at the Great Falls, according to testimony given by a federal official.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Paterson Man Treated for Gunshot Wound After Incident on Presidential Blvd.
According to Lt. Patrick Murray, the victim was shot in the upper right arm shortly before noon near the intersection of Presidential Blvd. and Temple Street.
Jury in misconduct trial of ex-Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission officials to resume deliberations
Jurors will resume trying to reach a verdict Friday in the trial of Northvale mayor Paul Bazela, former carpentry shop foreman at the agency, and co-defendant Anthony Ardis, formerly the second in command at the commission and an ethics violation officer.
Paterson boy who died after dog attack mourned by community
A poster size photo of 13-year-old Kenneth Santillan is carried into a funeral Mass at St. James Roman Catholic Church in Totowa.
Paterson Councilman Rodriguez, wife indicted in election fraud case
PATERSON - City councilman and mayoral candidate Rigo Rodriguez and his wife were indicted on Thursday on conspiracy and six other charges as a result of the state's investigation of fraud in Paterson 's 2010 election.
The Jersey Journal
Paterson fatal dog attack: Owner issued two summonses by animal-control
Paul Clarke and Trigger, a bull mastiff that killed a 13-year-old boy Friday. Clarke has now been issued two summonses, authorities said.
Clifton man charged with assaulting cops after chase
CLIFTON - A city resident has been charged with assaulting police officers and possession of cocaine after leading authorities on a 10-mile vehicle chase that ended on a ramp leading to Route 17 in Bergen County , authorities said Wednesday.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Road Warrior: Paterson surprise, Paramus disappointment
Potholes riddle the parking lot of Westfield Garden State Plaza near a bus stop close to Route 4 in Paramus.
Teresa Giudice's house arrest may not be shown on 'RHONJ'
Teresa Giuidce has worked out a plea deal that has given her a two year prison term, but "The Real Housewives of New Jersey " co-star wants to serve the sentence on house arrest in the Paterson, N.J. mansion her husband Joe Giudice had built for their family.
Owner Gets Summons After Dog Kills NJ Teen
Authorities in northern New Jersey have issued two summonses to the owner of a dog that attacked a 13-year-old boy who was later found dead.