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Volunteers Needed to Advocate for Children

May 15, 2015

PATERSON, NJ - Passaic County CASA is looking for volunteers. To be a child's voice in court. Located at 415 Hamburg Turnpike in Wayne, Passaic County CASA has ...

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Red Cross Encourages Families to Make Water Safety a Priority this Summer

National Survey Finds More than Half of All Children and Teens Can’t Swim or Perform Basic Swim Safety Skills PRINCETON, NJ – The American Red Cross North ...

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Six-Figure Workers Comp Check for Firefighter

By PATERSONPRESS.COM STAFF

February 15, 2013 at 8:10 AM

 

 

PATERSON, NJ – The City Council on Wednesday approved a $105,876 workers’ compensation settlement with Paterson firefighter Carl Larson.

The resolution authorizing the payment says part of the money is for “ongoing injuries and pain in his neck and back since 1991.’’

The resolution also says Larson injured his left ankle when he stepped into a pothole while getting off a fire truck on March 13, 2010.