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Commissioner Elect Corey Teague: 'Being Special is Exceptional

November 21, 2019

Dear Editor:

I recently had the pleasure of meeting with Ms. Cheryl Coy, chief of special education. During our meeting we discussed a plethora of issues including one day changing the designation of the district’s special education program to “Exceptional Learners” program. 

Over the years, the term special education has had many connotations, both positive and ...

Newark BOE Makes Moves to Secure Total Local Control in 2020

November 21, 2019

NEWARK, NJ — After three years of surpassing expectations set forth by the New Jersey Department of Education’s monitoring system for bottom-performing schools, the Newark Board of Education is preparing to submit an application whose approval would finally restore total local control to the district. 

NJQSAC, the NJDOE’s monitoring and district self-evaluation system ...

New Jersey Town Records First Scooter Fatality

ELIZABETH, NJ - Elizabeth police and other first responders were called to an accident involving a Lime Scooter at approximately 8:00 p.m. Wednesday. According to the Breaking News Network (BNN), and a source at the scene, the accident is a fatality. 

According to sources at the scene, a 16-year-old male was riding on a Lime scooter and rode into a large tow truck in the area of ...

PSE&G Set To Begin Gas Main Work on Weaseldrift Road in Woodland Park

November 16, 2019

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - PSE&G has announced they will begin installing new gas mains the week of Nov. 18 on Weaseldrift Road. 

Weaseldrift Road will be closed between Rifle Camp Road and Valley Road while this work is in progress. Motorists traveling North on Rifle Camp Road will be detoured north to New Street, proceeding right on Grand Street. To access ...

Cinemark Opens Modern Movie Theatre in Wayne - Just in Time for the Holiday Season

Opening Nov. 21, the Cinemark Theatre in the Willowbrook Mall is the fourth location for the exhibitor brand in the state

PLANO, Texas – Nov. 21, 2019 - Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK), one of the world’s largest and most innovative movie theatre companies, will open a new, 12-screen theatre in Wayne, NJ, on Thursday, Nov. 21. Inside the Willowbrook Mall, one of New ...

You Should Learn Excel, Paterson OIC can Help

November 10, 2019

In today’s fast-paced work environment, the need for accurate information in a timely manner is essential to business success. The ability to use the right technology tools to provide the necessary information is expected from employers today. Those who know how to use these tools increase their employment opportunities. One of the most popular technology tools utilized in business today is ...

Upgrading Your Ride

Thanks to an historic investment from the Murphy administration, NJ TRANSIT is modernizing our fleet with new buses, new rail cars, and new locomotives for a better customer experience.


The above video showcases some of the new equipment on order. This includes 182 new cruiser buses with seatbelts on every seat, making the ride safer for you and your family; 85 new articulated ...

The Governor and Senate President: Perfect Together??

The 1947 New Jersey Constitution gave our governor enormous power to nominate and appoint people to many state positions: From the Attorney General to all county prosecutors to Superior Court judges to the New Jersey Supreme Court to the Board of Public Utilities to members of Pine Barrens Commission, amongst many many others.  The New Jersey Governor has lots of nominatin' to ...


Paterson's Bravest

November 17, 2019

Johanna Ramirez, Kathy Sledge, Capt. Beth Fournier, Charlayne Powell, Janice Miller, Kelly Powell