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A New Jersey ex-convict behind the wheel of a van that overturned on an Illinois freeway, killing five passengers returning from a California ministry gathering, had his driving privileges suspended last year for administrative reasons, motor vehicle records show.
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PATERSON - Two 18-year-old women were robbed at gunpoint at 4:30 pm on Thursday while they were walking near the corner of Albion Avenue and Henry Street, according to police.
10 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
PATERSON - An illegal immigrant is being held on $50,000 bail after authorities discovered he fraudulently obtained a driver's license.
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North American Partners in Anesthesia , a specialty anesthesia and perioperative management company has announced New Jersey Anesthesia Group has joined NAPA.
PATERSON - Gov. Chris Christie received the endorsement of the Democratic council president of Paterson today in a move that is likely to give Christie a small boost in a city where he received only 11 percent of the vote in 2009.
Jubilant residents of South Paterson, N.J. - aka "Little Ramallah" - raised a Palestinian flag at City Hall this weekend, reportedly the first time the flag has flown over an American city.
It sounds like something from a "CSI" episode, but it's not fiction. And though the story has no link to the area The Observer covers, you never know.
"When Paterson residents continue to be overburdened by exorbitant taxes, crime and gun violence, an influx of drugs and users in our communities, dilapidated schools and diminishing school funding, the Governor making a second visit to use Paterson as a platform for political posturing or finger-pointing is an insult.
PATERSON - Georgios Spyropoulos, the man accused in a plot to have the owner of the famed Tick Tock Diner tortured, robbed and killed last month, walked out of the Passaic County Jail this afternoon after posting bail, officials said.
PATERSON - Arab-American leaders say a City Hall ceremony Sunday that honored Palestinian-Americans and raised their native flag was a sign of their growth in the area.
CLIFTON - A Paterson woman was arrested Tuesday for selling knock-off designer handbags out of a fake Halal butcher shop, authorities said.
Governor Chris Christie speaks at the New Jersey Law Enforcement Memorial Service honoring men and women killed in the line of service at the Great Auditorium in Ocean Grove, N.J. on Tuesday, May 21, 2013.
A New Jersey mother has sharply criticized the praise heaped on Angelina Jolie for her decision to undergo a double mastectomy, saying the procedure isn't realistic for ordinary working women.
According to the Paterson Police Cease Fire Unit, the 21-year-old victim was shot in the right buttock shortly after 4 a.m. Saturday morning near 16th Avenue and Rosa Parks Blvd.
Flash Flood Warning for Passaic County was issued at May 23 at 7:43PM EDT