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3 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
TRENTON - It will be up to Trenton voters to decide if they want the city to require private businesses to pay employees for sick days.
7 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com
A judge has ordered new trials for two former Passaic Valley Water Commission supervisors convicted of using employees to fix their families' and friends' homes on company time.
11 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com
Two more dogs and three cats are missing, and two dogs made it out of the burning house alive, fire officials said.
15 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com
Joseph DeJesus' family had hoped his killer would be caught soon after the 19-year-old was stabbed to death in broad daylight on Main Street in South Paterson.
15 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com
A 33-year-old city man was robbed at knife-point just after he got off a bus in South Paterson on Monday afternoon, said Sgt.
A 15-year-old boy fell 30 feet and broke his leg in a fall from an unattended zip line at the high school athletic field when the T-shirt he was using instead of a harness tore as friends recorded the stunt on video, authorities said Monday.
Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr., D-Paterson, is holding a town hall meeting for his constituents Tuesday night at City Hall.
A $1,000 reward is being offered for tips that lead to the arrest and conviction of whoever dumped two emaciated dogs in East Side Park.
Former Patersonian Kenny Fame usually uses the arts to tackle difficult social issues as his thoughts and feelings flow through a poem, a dance or a song.
Beauty and utility often seem to be at cross-purposes. The first is prized for the pleasures it generates and the latter is valued for the work it gets done, the more efficiently the better.
The City Council on Tuesday voted to approve the mayor's appointments of Abdelmajeid "John" Abdelhadi, Cecilia Sardina Guzman and Giuseppe Randazzo to part-time judge positions, which come with a salary range of $45,000 to $78,000.
A police drug-sniffing dog named Fako nosed his way to a heroin stash worth more than $6,000 concealed beneath the vinyl siding of a 4th Ward house on Friday afternoon, according to Capt.
The Community Charter School of Paterson, founded and supported by New Jersey Community Development Corporation , has expanded its campus in time for the 2014-2015 school year to welcome approximately 300 incoming fifth-, sixth- and seventh-graders.
From village to village they walked, on treks that they said took as long as eight hours along paths so high in the Andes Mountains that every few minutes they had to stop to catch their breath.
Children from Paterson's Eva's Village have been rehearsing all summer to share a creative dance routine, poetry and artwork with pediatric patients at St. Joseph's Children's Hosptial.
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