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Paterson, New Jersey is located in Passaic County. Zip codes in Paterson, NJ include 07522, 07514, and 07502. The median home price in Paterson is $159,900 which is roughly $109/per square foot. More Paterson information.

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5 hrs ago | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Court filings reveal Paterson mayoral candidate's decades-old criminal conviction

Former councilman Aslon Goow Sr. said he believed political motivations were behind recent federal court filings that refer to a decades-old criminal conviction for burglary, a record that Goow successfully had expunged.

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8 hrs ago | The Item

After years of issues, a murder charge: Homeless man pleads not guilty in Clifton stabbings

A homeless man who was a staple for many years at the Richfield Shopping Center in Clifton pleaded not guilty Thursday to fatally stabbing a shopper and wounding another man there this week.

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8 hrs ago | The Item

New plan could save scenic Paterson reservoir

The Passaic Valley Water Commission has responded to public pressure and will consider an alternative site for the construction of two giant water tanks that could save a historic Paterson reservoir from being drained.

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9 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

Paramus: Police Blotter, April 17

EDITOR'S NOTE: Town News compiles "Police Blotter" from information provided by area police departments.

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13 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

Firefighters battle blaze at Little Falls house

Firefighters from Little Falls, Cedar Grove, West Paterson and Wayne were fighting a blaze Thursday afternoon at a house in Little Falls.

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16 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

Carlstadt PBA looks to honor police chief killed a century ago

April 29 will mark the 104th anniversary of the death of Chief Charles L. Schmidt, the first Carlstadt Police Chief and only Carlstadt police officer to be killed in the line of duty.

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21 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

Paterson council candidate discuss fiscal oversight responsibilities

During the past several years, the City Council and Mayor Jeffery Jones have had repeated disputes over the different powers vested in the two separate branches of government.

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Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

Rodriguez

"The schools are not cutting it, the taxes are unstable and the crime is through the roof," said Rodriguez, a city councilman, during a meeting this week with the editorial board of the Herald News and Record.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Missourian

Gene Vance Neff Paterson enjoyed voluteerism, studied at Stephens College

She was born July 4, 1923, to William N. and Gladys V. Neff in Abingdon, Va. She married Robert Paterson on Sept.

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WATE-TV Knoxville

Hopes high Negro League stadium will make comeback

The shadows of volunteers Luis Varela, left, and Marco Murakami are seen on the ground as they paint over graffiti on the walls of Hinchliffe Stadium, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Paterson, N.J. .

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New Jersey State Police

Troopers And Partners Shut Down Two Heroin Mills, Seize Drugs, Guns And Ammunition

Paterson City, N.J. A cooperative investigation headed by the New Jersey State Police led to the dismantling of two homes operating as heroin mills, and the seizure of guns, ammunition, and drugs valued at $116,400.

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NorthJersey.com

Firefighters kept busy with blazes in Bergenfield, Passaic and Paterson

Firefighters fought a two-alarm blaze Tuesday night in a six-family apartment building in Passaic and a one-alarm fire Wednesday morning in a commercial building in Paterson, authorities said.

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The Jersey Journal

NYPD's Muslim-tracking spy unit meets an overdue end: Editorial

The New York Police Department is disbanding its Demographics Unit, better known as the covert surveillance squad that tracked Muslim communities across New York and New Jersey.

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NorthJersey.com

Proposed tax hike for UEZ businesses opposed

A proposal by Governor Christie to remove the sales tax exemption on certain purchases made by businesses in Urban Enterprise Zones, and require them to pay the same 3.5 percent sales tax consumers pay, has drawn opposition from some business leaders.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

NJ.com

Homeless man charged in stabbing death of Clifton man seemed harmless, acquaintances say

CLIFTON - A homeless man who often hung out at a Clifton shopping center was seen by many as easy-going and non-threatening.

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NorthJersey.com

Trial opens for Paterson man accused in deadly hit and run

A Paterson man ran over two pedestrians in Clifton two years ago and left the victims sprawled on the roadway without stopping to check if they were still alive, an assistant Passaic County prosecutor told jurors on Tuesday.

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NorthJersey.com

Paterson wants Goow to pay $500,000 to cover city's legal fees from his lawsuit

The city is trying to force mayoral candidate Aslon Goow Sr. to pay more than $500,000 to cover the legal fees Paterson incurred defending municipal officials against the former councilman's unsuccessful federal lawsuit.

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NorthJersey.com

Paterson Campaign Notebook: News items involving the city's crowded field of candidates

Most political insiders consider Haytham Younes a long shot to win one of the three seats up for grabs in the at-large city council race.

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The Item

Paterson man shot to death

A 24-year-old city man died in a shooting after midnight Tuesday near a parking lot at Rosa Parks Boulevard and Hamilton Avenue.

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Daily Record

Sick-leave windfalls making taxpayers ill

This is the moment in time for the Legislature to step up and take the lead to abolish New Jersey's law that allows public employees to accumulate unused sick leave time for later-in-life big-time payouts.

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