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Authorities have accused a New Jersey hospital patient with setting fire to a dental clinic inside the hospital.
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Morris Catholic High School senior Rachel Canning's lawsuit against her parents is not officially withdrawn but she returned to their Lincoln Park home Tuesday night after a 4-1/2 month separation.
The city clerk's office on Thursday determined that Ramon Valenzuela failed to submit enough valid petitions to be included in the field of candidates in the upcoming mayor's race, officials said.
PATERSON City officials fear this week's proposed $312,500 settlement in the lawsuit filed by former economic development director Brian Sweeney may represent the first in a series of costly court decisions all involving the same municipal government official.
PATERSON One of New Jersey's rising political figures will be the guest speaker at the Paterson Leadership Awards event on April 3. Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop, who is being mentioned as a possible gubernatorial candidate, will be featured at the event at Hamilton and Ward Steakhouse at the Center City Mall.
A New Jersey father has been charged with endangering the welfare of a child after sending his 2-year-old son to daycare with 48 glassine envelopes of heroin stuffed in his jacket, New York Daily News reports .
PATERSON Two women and a man were wounded during a drive-by street-corner shooting Tuesday night in the city's 4th Ward, according to police.
PATERSON In a presentation that drew applause from the audience, architects unveiled an ambitious and expensive plan for rebuilding historic Hinchliffe Stadium during Tuesday night's City Council meeting.
PATERSON Detectives seized $1.7 million worth of raw heroin along with $290,000 in cash on Tuesday at what authorities are calling a narcotics stash house in the 5th Ward, Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik announced.
Upon reaching the car, Donker noticed an open container of alcohol and detected an odor of alcohol on Torres breath.
A New Jersey man has been charged with endangering the welfare of a child after his toddler was found with dozens of heroin packets at daycare, police said on Tuesday.
PATERSON - The city's animal control officer is collecting $144,000 in retroactive pay for 2,110 hours' worth of stand-by time that he accumulated from August 2006 through May 2010, according to municipal documents.
The city's Cease-Fire unit is investigating two separate attacks Monday, which left a woman and a teenager wounded in the hospital, police say Both victims were driven separately in private cars to St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center, said Lt.
At least that's the latest story line in the rags-to-riches melodrama of the Passaic bodega owner and his on-and-off, live-in girlfriend who split up after he won a massive Powerball jackpot last spring, wrangled over the money in court, and now have reconciled.