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    Need Police's Help on Rosa Parks Blvd in Paterson

    By MSJ | August 2, 2014

    I'm a resident on the infamous Rosa Parks Blvd. here in Paterson. I'm talking about Rosa Parks and the corners of Pearl St. and ...

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    NJEA and the Paterson Education Association

    By Helida DiGiacomo | July 13, 2014

    I am a member of the Paterson Education Association and work for the third largest school district in the state of New Jersey for the ...

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    A Community's "Genesis"

    By Christopher Fabor Muhammad | July 11, 2014

    “Bang, bang! Another shot. Nothing left but another heart …” were the poetic words written by 11 year old Lexie ...

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    Genesis Rincon Tribute

    By Ron Tuitt | July 10, 2014

    What was on 12-year-old Genesis Rincon's mind en route to the store for a cold soda Saturday night with her sister and a friend in ...

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    Please Help Us

    By Tina Krankel and Nicole Jimenez, Paterson Public School Teachers | June 29, 2014

    As teachers in Paterson, New Jersey for many years, we have seen respect come and go. In the last four years, we have been stripped of ...

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    Currie's Candidacy Criticized

    By Gus Penaranda | April 18, 2014

    When Putin sent in troops to Crimea, he took pride in taking over part of the Ukraine, without firing one shot, and now John Currie,

  • The Future Backroom Deal for the City of Paterson

    By Gus Penaranda | March 5, 2014

    The recent report on more questionable payouts to Paterson mayors and city council members should be a wakeup call to all ...

  • Paterson's Race to the Bottom

    By Gus Penaranda | February 12, 2014

    The third largest city in New Jersey is Paterson. Most people from NJ are aware of Paterson but try to avoid the city because it has ...

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    Save Our Children from Guns and Gun Violence

    By Patricia McNeil | February 7, 2014

    Children are bringing pellet guns into the city schools.  The pellet guns the children are bringing into the Paterson Public ...

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    DPW Supervisor Mania Sounds off on Deputy Director Hiring Procedures

    By | January 17, 2014

    Dear Editor: Regarding “Paterson fills deputy post at DPW” (Page L-3 January 17, 2014 North Jersey ...

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    Campaign for Paterson

    By Nicholas Rivera | October 12, 2013

    Campaign for Paterson is a bipartisan movement created by Nicholas Rivera.   The purpose of Campaign for Paterson is to ...

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    A Sad Day for Paterson

    By Jose "joey" Torres, Former Mayor of Paterson, NJ | June 4, 2013

    As a Patersonian, and former Mayor, I would like to offer my condolences to the family of Frank Lautenberg. I have known Senator ...

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    NorthJersey.com Story About Me is Inaccurate

    By Ron S. Tuitt | April 25, 2013

    Regarding the recent article on NorthJersey.com, “Paterson Teacher fired for sending students to flush his urine”: My ...

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    Discard Racial Discord and Promote Unity in Paterson

    By Kenneth D. McDaniel II, Paterson City Councilman At-Large | April 15, 2013

    I am happy to report that with regard to an unintended difference of opinion stemming from a recent facebook posting of an amateur video ...

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    Paterson Charter School Making Tremendous Progress

    By Robert F. Guarasci | April 12, 2013

    To the Editor: I am writing regarding the recent story about how Paterson charter schools fared as represented on the new state ...

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    Employee: St. Joseph's Hospital Underpays, Takes Advantage of Employees

    By Domenic Stell | April 10, 2013

    To the Editor: I just want to write and let the city of Paterson know what kind of a Hospital St. Joseph's really is, and this ...

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    A Letter to the Paterson Board of Education

    By Jessie Rayot | March 30, 2013

    Dr. Evans and Paterson Board of Education: Maybe you remember me from the meeting last night. I was the second speaker. I brought ...

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    A Missed Moment

    By Kenneth D.R. Clayton | March 14, 2013

    When I was first contacted about Governor Christie's desire to have a town hall meeting in Paterson, and at St. Luke Church I was ...

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    Why Not Us?

    By The Rev. Alejandro Benjamin | March 13, 2013

      How interesting! Ethnic, religious and charitable organizations often support candidates for public office, skirting the ...

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    Do it the right way

    By Jonathan Hodges, MD | March 9, 2013

    When you enter public office, you have to be aware of the fact that you will, at some time or another, be attacked for what you do.

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    Historic Hinchliffe Stadium - History Happened Here

    By Former Mayor Jose "Joey" Torres | March 8, 2013

      HISTORIC HINCHLIFFE STADIUM History Happened Here! This letter is in response to the recent article regarding whether ...

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    On the School Board and Politics

    By Jackie Ross | March 7, 2013

      Dear Editor, I read your editor letters fairly regularly ...

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    Paterson School Board: Actions Speak Louder Than Words

    By William Connolly | March 6, 2013

      Dear Editor:   As a lifelong Paterson resident and a very proud graduate of Eastside High School, I know what ...

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    Education Must Be a Community Effort

    By Corey L. Teague | March 3, 2013

    Dear readers:    Over the past few months, you've seen a plethora of letters from individuals ...

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    Paterson Schools: A Sham

    By William Connolly | February 28, 2013

      Dear Editor: Once again, Mr. Donnie Evans and his Not-Ready-For-Prime-Time administration have gone out of their way to ...

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