Sign Up for E-Calendar

Paterson

Calendar of Events: Paterson

Carousel_image_ba09d522ce511bc32600_halloween_5k

Sun, October 28, 9:00 AM

Garret Mountain Reservation, Woodland Park

Halloween 5K to Scare Hunger Away

Arts & Entertainment Giving Back Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 10/28/2018 9:00am 10/28/2018 11:00am America/New_York Halloween 5K to Scare Hunger Away

Get your costumes ready and join us for the 4th Annual Halloween 5K to Scare Hunger Away! The Halloween-themed race will be held on Sunday, October 28 at the Garret Mountain Reservation and will feature trick-or-treat stations, a costume contest, a USATF-certified course, Kids Fun Run, prizes, music, and much more. All ages are welcome and proceeds will help fight hunger in New Jersey! To sign up ...

8 Mountain Ave Woodland Park, NJ 07424

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-Calendar

Paterson

How to Enjoy the Holidays Without Breaking the Bank

While children anticipate the holidays with giddy delight, parents often feel an extra dose of stress. Shopping, meal planning and attending all those events and get-togethers can take its toll—on your time and your budget.

Before the shopping season starts in earnest, check out our holiday budgeting tips. These tips will help keep you from overspending, so you can enjoy the holidays ...

Even in Retirement this Paterson Police Officer Answered the Call

November 4, 2018

Dear Editor:

I don’t do this as often but I wanted to share an amazing experience I had to start my day.

Before I left my home to visit Prospect Park Mayor Mohamed T. Khairullah, I was waiting for my car to heat up in my parking spot when retired Paterson Police Officer Joe, 25 years of service, pulled up next to me and notice dmy bottom two brake lights were out.

He ...

NJAWBO Annual Holiday Dinner & Expo for Women Business Owners November 29 at The Bethwood in Totowa

November 14, 2018

The New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners (NJAWBO) Annual Statewide Holiday Dinner and Expo will take place on November 29 at The Bethwood, 38 Lackawanna Ave, Totowa, New Jersey 07512, from 5:30 to 8:00pm.This festive holiday networking event provides an opportunity for women business owners (and those who would like to do business with them) to celebrate the season; networkwith ...

Wendy McGuire Named New CEO of Boys & Girls Clubs of Paterson and Passaic

PATERSON, NJ- Wendy McGuire, a seasoned and passionate nonprofit professional, was unanimously selected by the Boys & Girls Club of Paterson and Passaic’s Board of Directors to serve as CEO of the vibrant organization, which serves more than 1,100 kids daily.

McGuire has worked at the Paterson and Passaic Club for almost five years as the Chief Development Officer and Deputy ...

Winter Storm on its Way, Schools to Close Early, Forums with Attorney General Postponed

November 15, 2018

PATERSON, NJ- Paterson public schools will close early on Thursday due to the anticipated inclement weather. Forecasts are calling for between 1-3 inches of snow and strong winds causing potentially dangerous driving conditions. 

According to a telephone message, Paterson Public Schools officials, based on their tracking through the night, “expect the storm to hit Paterson ...

Community Meetings with Attorney General Gurbir Grewal Slated for Thursday

PATERSON, NJ  – Mayor Andre Sayegh will host New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal at two community meetings on Thursday, November 15 in Paterson.  

According to a statement from Sayegh’s office, Grewal will discuss ways his office is working to strengthen the relationship between community and law enforcement, especially in immigrant communities throughout New ...

Paterson to Honor Veterans at Remembrance Ceremony

PATERSON, NJ- Longtime Paterson resident, and President of the Paterson Veteran’s Council, Tony Vancheri, will be sworn in as Deputy Mayor for Veterans Affairs on Sunday. 

According to a statement by Mayor Sayegh’s office, the appointment coincides with the city’s annual remembrance event in honor of Veterans Day.

The Sunday event will be held at Veterans Memorial ...

Fairfield Police Warn of Increase in Misuse of ‘Catnip Cocktail’

November 11, 2018

FAIRFIELD, NJ — After a recent encounter with a 40-year-old Kenilworth man who was found to be in possession of eight bottles of “Catnip Cocktail,” the Fairfield Police Department is warning the community about an increase in the misuse of the product.

Police described Catnip Cocktail as a liquid that should be strictly used to sedate cats and not be consumed by humans.

TAPinto Paterson Series: In Their Own Words. Corey L Teague on the Future of Paterson Public Schools

November 5, 2018

TAPinto Paterson has invited all candidates for Board of Education to offer statements on several key issues related to the future of Paterson. These submissions will be run in their entirety and are not edited in any way.

Following is the final submission by Coery L Teague on the future of Paterson Public Schools:

 

In my opinion, the future of Paterson Public Schools depends on ...