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Donor Family Returns to St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center to Give Thanks

May 27, 2015

PATERSON, NJ - After six-week old Melissa Bena was fatally injured in an auto accident in March of 2013, her parents made the decision to donate her organs to others in need.  Baby ...

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Mountain Park Elementary School Second Graders Become Geologists For the Day

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ -  Mountain Park second graders transformed into geologists! How? Linda Dressler of High Touch High Tech visited the school on Wednesday and led the ...

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$21,960 For City Clerical Worker Who Tripped and Fell

By PATERSONPRESS.COM STAFF

December 15, 2012 at 10:43 AM

PATERSON, NJ - The City Council has approved a $21,960 workers compensation settlement for a municipal employee who hurt her right shoulder, rib and wrist when she tripped while on the job.

Linda Scott, a principal payroll clerk, was injured on September 18, 2008, according to the resolution approved by the council on December 6.

The resolution did not say which city building Scott was in when she hurt herself. The resolution said she tripped over a "loose object" but did not say what that object was.