Paterson Students Show Off Talents at Black History Month Celebration

February 22, 2018

PATERSON, NJ- Students from all across Paterson’s schools took to the stage at the JFK Educational Complex on Wednesday, performing in the District’s 8th annual Black History Month celebration.

Audience members were treated to well-rehearsed and confidently executed performances in a number of genres including jazz, drama, dance, poetry, song, and researched presentations.

Just ...

SPOILER ALERT: Paterson Children Attend Afternoon Screening of Black Panther

PATERSON, NJ- Nearly 100 Paterson students and their families traveled to Wakanada on Monday, courtesy of Paterson City Council candidate, teacher, and local activist Zellie Thomas.

For those unfamiliar with the world of Marvel Comics, Wakanda is the fictional technologically advanced, yet isolated, African nation that gave birth to comic superhero Black Panther, and rise to the blockbuster ...

Paterson's Poet Laureate

PATERSON, NJ- The City of Paterson has given birth to famous athletes, business leaders, actors, and now, a poet laureate.

Born and raised in Paterson, Talena Lachelle Queen told TAPinto Paterson that she has been writing since she was five-years old, and, as she grew older, realized that when it came to pursuing studies and a career in writing, she “didn’t have a choice.” ...

Are you Holding the Winning Ticket?

PATERSON, NJ- One New Jersey Lottery player in Paterson is $1 million richer following a draw on Friday, February 9.

According to a statement released by the New Jersey Lottery, the player purchased his or her ticket at Millennium Express, Inc. on 21st Street and matched all five winning numbers.

The winning numbers were 28,34,41,46, and 47. 

Dave & Busters Plans Feb. 14 Grand Opening at Willowbrook Mall

WAYNE, NJ - Dave & Busters at Willowbrook Mall will have its grand opening celebration on Feb. 14. 

It will be the chain's 109th location and second in New Jersey. The Woodbridge location opened in November.

Doors will open at 11 a.m. to the public. From 4:30 to 7 p.m. happy hour will feature half price cocktails, $1 off 22 ounce drafts, ...

Calling All Student Artists!

PATERSON, NJ- Students in Kindergarten through 12th Grade throughout Passaic County have been invited to express their creativity and celebrate Black History Month by entering a very special art and essay contest.

The contest, sponsored by the Inner Faith Performing Arts Center (IPAC) has been an annual event for over a decade and is, according to IPAC Founder Rahsona Elder, a ...

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Paterson Hosts Statewide Event as National El Sistema Leader

February 22, 2018

PATERSON—On March 10, nearly 300 students from seven New Jersey immersive ensemble music learning programs will converge in Paterson for the 4th annual Fiddlefest and Falala Festival. A day of music making and a celebration of culture and community for both the students and their families, the festival features the Paterson-based program Paterson Music Project (PMP), in addition to the New ...