Paterson

One of two fires damaged in a fire in Paterson, NJ on Dec. 18, 2014. (credit: Rebecca Granet/1010 WINS)

4 Homes Damaged In 2 Separate Fires In Paterson

Firefighters are battling two fires that have ignited four homes in Paterson.

12/18/2014

Misspellings on a sign outside of a Paterson school may have cost the principal her position. (Credit: CBS2)

Misspelled Sign May Have Cost Paterson Principal Her Position

Some serious misspellings on a school sign may have cost a principal her position.

12/17/2014

A woman was found dead in a fire on Pearl Street in Paterson, New Jersey on Tuesday, Dec. 16. (Credit: CBS2)

2 Major Fires In Paterson, New Jersey; Person Found Dead In One

Two major fires broke out in Paterson, New Jersey Tuesday evening, and a person was found dead in one of the blazes.

12/16/2014

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2 Firefighters Hurt While Battling Blaze At Paterson Duplex

Two firefighters were injured while battling a fast-moving fire that destroyed a northern New Jersey duplex and displaced 14 people.

11/28/2014

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Authorities Identify 2 People Killed In Paterson House Fire

Authorities have identified the two people killed last weekend when a fast-moving roared through their Paterson home.

11/27/2014

A combination body camera radio microphone. (Photo: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Cops In Newark, Jersey City And Paterson Getting Body Cameras

Police in New Jersey’s three largest cities will be getting body cameras to record their arrests.

11/26/2014

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Dozens Arrested In Newark, Paterson Heroin Busts

The indictment stems from two traffic stops in March in which state troopers allegedly seized drugs and weapons, which then led to the search of two apartments in Paterson.

11/24/2014

Turkeys donated to the Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey for Giving Tuesday (credit: Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey)

Stories From Main Street: Groups Look To Help Paterson’s Hungry On Giving Tuesday

In this age of rampant consumerism, some people are trying to reclaim the true spirit of the holidays. That is the thrust of Giving Tuesday, which started at the 92nd Street Y a few years back

11/24/2014

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Authorities: At Least 2 Killed In Paterson House Fire

Two people were killed when a fast-moving fire roared through a Paterson home Sunday morning, and authorities were searching for another person who also may have been killed.

11/23/2014

Nazerah Bugg (credit: CBS 2)

Bail Reduction Request Denied For Man Accused In Slaying Of Paterson Teen

Ricks’ lawyer, Peter Festa, had argued that Passaic County prosecutors have not offered any evidence that ties Ricks to the slaying of high school freshman Nazerah Bugg.

11/22/2014

Linda Hardan (Credit: Passaic County Prosecutor's Office)

Substitute Teacher Charged With Sexually Assaulting Student In Paterson

According to the prosecutor, 21-year-old Linda Hardan sexually assaulted a 16-year-old student from Manchester Regional High School, where Hardan works as a substitute teacher.

11/22/2014

A surveillance image of one of four suspects in the robbery of a cab driver in Paterson, New Jersey. (Credit: Paterson Police)

Search On For 4 Suspects In Robbery Of Cab Driver In Paterson, N.J.

Police announced that surveillance images and video had been obtained Monday, showing the robbery of a taxi cab in Paterson, New Jersey in progress.

11/10/2014

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3 Men Sentenced To 18 Years In Prison For NJ Housing Complex Stabbing Death

Three men have received lengthy prison terms for their roles in the stabbing death of a man killed at a northern New Jersey housing complex.

11/08/2014

Firefighters battle a 4-alarm blaze in Paterson, NJ on Nov. 5, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Firefighters Battle 4-Alarm Blaze In Paterson

The fire broke out around 5:30 a.m. at the intersection of 12th Avenue and Rosa Parks Boulevard.

11/05/2014

Nazerah Bugg (credit: CBS 2)

Seventh Suspect Caught In Slaying Of 14-Year-Old Girl In Paterson, N.J.

Another suspect has been was apprehended in the shooting that killed a 14-year-old girl in Paterson, New Jersey.

10/29/2014

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