Community Announcements

March 8, 2019

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - AAA is reminding drivers that the change to Daylight Saving Time may create distraction on the roadway and challenges for drivers who lost an hour of sleep. Daylight Saving Time begins Sunday March 10 at 2 a.m. “As we spring forward, drivers should be aware that the time ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Launched in December to help inspire and empower local women to make their voices heard in the electoral process, non-profit SheCaucus is set to host their second event on Saturday. According to an invitation sent to TAPinto Paterson ApprSHEated will be “an uplifting brunch which ...

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PATERSON, NJ- Paterson Public Schools and district offices will be closed on Monday due to the anticipated snowfall and severe weather conditions. According to the Superintendent’s Office all after school activities, evening activities, and athletic activities are canceled.

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TRENTON, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy declared that New Jersey will enter a state of emergency beginning at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday ahead of the expected winter storm. The storm is anticipated to start Sunday night and continue throughout Monday morning. Executive Order No. 59 declares a state of ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Saying that “this is the time of year when potholes start to pop up,” Mayor Andre Sayegh took to Facebook Friday to urge residents to email Paterson’s Director of Constituent Services to report them. Residents should also send pictures, Sayegh continued, so that they can track ...

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PATERSON, NJ- Dozens of times a day Paterson’s firefighters respond to alarms all across the city, never hesitating to put themselves between danger and the residents they proudly serve. Offering insight into an August incident Chief Brian McDermott told TAPinto Paterson that the men and women ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Paterson Public Schools will open at 9:40 a.m. for staff and 9:45 a.m for students on Thursday due to the continued inclement weather. Buses will arrive 90 minutes after normal pick-up times and breakfast will be served at the schools beginning at 9:45 a.m.   

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  PATERSON, NJ- Due to the expected inclement weather on all Paterson Public Schools will have early dismissals at 1:00 p.m for students and 1:20 p.m. for all school staff on Wednesday. All after school activities have also been cancelled, including local athletics, the district’s Black ...

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WAYNE, NJ - Mayor Andre Sayegh has been chosen as a distinguished alumnus from DePaul Catholic High School. Sayegh will be formally recongized at the school’s Spring Gala to be held at The Venetian in Garfield on Thursday, March 21. Proceeds from the Gala will be dedicated to DePaul’s mission to ...

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PATERSON, NJ - Due to the inclement weather Paterson Public Schools will have a delayed opening on Wednesday. School staff are expected to report at 9:40 a.m. with students reporting at 9:45 a.m. All other district staff should arrive as close to normal work hours as possible.  Buses will ...

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PATERSON , NJ -- Winter storms, bad weather and sloppy road conditions are a factor in nearly half a million crashes and more than 2,000 road deaths every winter, according to the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. In fact, about 46 percent of all crashes involving bad weather take place in the ...

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PATERSON, NJ- Paterson Public Schools and district offices will be closed on Tuesday due to the anticipated snowfall and severe weather conditions. According to the Superintendent’s Office all after school activities, evening activities, athletic activities, and report card nights are canceled.

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PATERSON, NJ - Due to the continued inclement weather and extremely cold temperatures Paterson Public Schools have cancelled all after school activities for Wednesday. “Our student’s safety must be our top priority” the statement said announcing that schools will also have a delayed opening on ...

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PATERSON, NJ- Paterson Schools will open at 9:40 a.m. for staff and 9:45 a.m. for students on Wednesday. All other Central Office staff should arrive as close to normal work hours as possible. Buses will arrive 90 minutes after normal pick-up times.  Breakfast will be served at the schools ...

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NEW YORK, NY - Snow may be in the forecast this week, but according to the National Weather Service (NWS), very little accumulation is expected for our area. The big news is the cold. Daytime temperatures are expected to stay below freezing all week, with night time temperatures in the single ...

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PATERSON, NJ - WHile forecasters have donwngraded predictions for this weekend’s winter storm, the city’s Department of Public Works is still expecting about four inches of snow and potential flooding later in the week. In a Facebook video from the city’s emergency operations center broadcast ...

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PATERSON, NJ - With Governor Phil Murphy declaring a state of emergency and asking New Jersey residents to prepare for a winter storm that will affect the area throughout the weekend, Mayor Andre Sayegh assured residents that Paterson is also “taking the necessary measures to be prepared.” Snow, ...

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PATERSON, NJ - A triple threat of winter weather will impact the North Jersey area over the next several days, providing the year’s first snowfall and potentially the coldest temperatures of the season. The line-up begins with a fast moving winter storm Thursday night. This system, the remnants of ...

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PATERSON, NJ - With temperatures expected to plummet overnight a Code Blue Alert has been issued according to Mayor Andre Sayegh. If you are in need of a warm place to stay, or know someone who is, call 973-389-5951.  

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PATERSON, NJ- Paterson residents seeking employment or who wish to change jobs are advised to polish their resumes and dress to impress in preparation for a job fair to be held on January 10. The event, co-hosted by The School of Continuing and Professional Education at William Paterson ...

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PATERSON, NJ - If he’s able to realize his ambitious agenda of returning Paterson to its glory days, 2018 may be most remembered locally for the election victory of Mayor Andre Sayegh. Indeed, well over 1,000 supporters celebrated the victory at his inaugural gala. One of his first actions was ...

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PATERSON, NJ- According to reports, Santa Claus has arrived in Paterson as part of his 24-hour journey across the globe, and is currently visiting the city’s 6th Ward. Accompanied in his early travels by members of the Paterson Fire Department and the Paterson Police Department, Santa has assured ...

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PATERSON, NJ- In an effort to unite Paterson for Christmas through “melodies of unity, harmony, love, and strength,” Councilwoman-At-Large Dr. Lilisa Mimms has invited to join her in signing carols in various neighborhoods across the city on Christmas Day. “My prayer,” Mimms told TAPinto ...

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PATERSON, NJ- Launched in October to bring additional public safety assets to the neighborhood, the Van Houten Block Association, according to Bob Connell, the group’s president, is “making an impact.” In addition to continuing to meet with city officials, as well as members of the Paterson ...

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POMPANO BEACH, FL - Mr. Leroy S. Fischer, a longtime resident of Paterson turned 100 on Friday. Born in North Hollow, North Carolina, the retired Passaic County Deputy Sheriff grew up between Wilson, NC and Downington, PA, before moving to New Jersey where he attended United School of Technology ...

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PATERSON, NJ  – Two community meetings with New Jersey State Attorney General Gurbir Grewal postponed by snow earlier this month have been rescheduled for Thursday, November 29.  At the meetings, according to a previously released statement by Mayor Andre Sayegh’s office, Grewal will discuss ...

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PATERSON, NJ- Paterson Public Schools will remain closed on Friday. Paterson Arts and Science Charter School will also be closed.    

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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 ...

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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 ...

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