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Eastside Alum Set to Celebrate 30th Anniversary of Lean on Me, Commemorate Work of Iconic Principal Joe Clark  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ - For many, former Eastside High School principal Joe Clark is little more than the main character in the 1989 movie Lean on Me. Played by ...



Eastside Ghosts Triumph Over Eastern Christian  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ - Employing a relentless fast break and stifling full court pressure, Eastside High School's varsity boys' basketball squad withstood a staunch ...



Lady Knights Top Eastside in Basketball Action  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ - In a battle of crosstown rivals, John F. Kennedy High School's girls' varsity basketball squad employed a non-stop fast break with a stifling full ...



Paterson schools chief could add $35,000 in bonuses to $233,000 salary  NorthJersey.com

PATERSON — Improved student test scores and graduation rates are some of the ways that Paterson Schools Superintendent Eileen Shafer could collect an ...



John F. Kennedy High School Honors Basketball Legend Nicole Louden  TAPinto.net

PATERSON NJ - In a moving ceremony of tribute, players, coaches, teachers, administrators, and fans honored the leading scorer in Passaic County high school ...



Giants hire 2 assistant coaches from Big Ten with ties to Rutgers, Eagles | Who are they?  NJ.com

The Giants are calling up two coaches to the big leagues. Henry Baker and Mike Dawson, both of whom were college football assistants last season and ...



Paterson health officer says Eastside’s kitchens have evidence of rodents  NorthJersey.com

PATERSON — A city health inspector last week found feces and other evidence of rodents at every kitchen in Paterson's Eastside High School, including those ...



$63K sick-time payout for retired Paterson Eastside principal  NorthJersey.com

PATERSON — The principal during last year's basketball recruiting scandal at Eastside High School is getting $63,756 for unused sick days as part of her recent ...



Principal during Paterson Eastside High basketball recruiting scandal retiring at end of June  NorthJersey.com

PATERSON – A longtime Paterson educator involved in last year's basketball recruiting scandal at Eastside High School is retiring effective at the end of June.



Paterson Eastside recruiting scandal brought changes during past year  NorthJersey.com

PATERSON — As a result of the basketball recruiting scandal that rocked Eastside High School in 2017, more than 100 Paterson sports coaches this year were ...



15 Paterson schools in 'shelter in place' mode after threat of shooting  Paterson Times

A threat of a shooting directed at Eastside High School prompted 15 district schools to go into 'shelter in place' mode on Wednesday morning. Police were ...



Students target litter around Paterson’s Eastside High School  NorthJersey.com

More than 100 student government members at Eastside High School spent one morning recently cleaning up their neighborhood.



Thousands of students sheltering in place again after second gun threat  NJ.com

UPDATE: This story has been updated to include Public School 12 in Paterson which Paterson School District added to the list of schools in shelter on Thursday ...



Paterson graduates over 1100 high school students  Paterson Times

Enmy Almanzar barely spoke English when she entered the eighth grade. She was an undocumented immigrant with an uncertain future in the U.S. She was ...



Paterson guidance counselor's car window hit by gunfire as she waited at traffic light  NorthJersey.com

PATERSON — An Eastside High School guidance counselor's rear window was shot out as she waited at a red light on her way home from work Monday, ...



NJ football: Kennedy silences Eastside, 32-0, fifth straight in series  NorthJersey.com

PATERSON – Senior quarterback Evelon Babbs ran for two touchdowns and threw another as Kennedy blanked Eastside, 32-0, on a frigid Wednesday night at ...



With Friday Season Opener Eastside Ghosts Looking Forward to Successful Season on the Gridiron  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- Paterson's Mighty Ghosts of Eastside High School will open up their season defending their home field against the Hackensack Comets on ...



Paterson deploys extra police on streets around Eastside High School  NorthJersey.com

PATERSON – Officials assigned four extra Paterson police officers to the area around Eastside High School on Thursday in response to security concerns ...



Paterson advocates say city schools have too few counselors, too many cops  NorthJersey.com

Education advocates say Paterson should consider increasing its counseling staff and cutting the number of police officers in schools.



N.J. lawmakers act in response to Paterson Eastside High School basketball scandal  NJ.com

The bill was written in response to NJ Advance Media's reports on Eastside High School in Paterson.



Paterson whistleblower gets $175,000 settlement in air quality lawsuit  NorthJersey.com

PATERSON – The school district's former occupational health officer is getting $175,000 to settle a lawsuit in which she claimed she was fired over her attempts ...



Despite Losing Record Eastside Ghosts Not Giving Up on Season  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- The Eastside High School Mighty Ghosts head into their sixth game of the season on Saturday against Dwight Morrow High School on ...



Paterson Legend Victor Cruz, NY Giants, Visit Eastside and JFK High School Footballers  TAPinto.net

PATERSON – Players with the Eastside High School and John F. Kennedy High School football teams got a surprise visit from several New York Giants, ...



For Players Mission of 'One Paterson' Extends to High School Football  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- The JFK Knights and the Eastside Ghosts met for the first time in this football preseason on Thursday, but it wasn't yardage, touchdowns, ...



Eastside Ghosts Fall to Hackensack in Opener. Coach Tyrone Turner Says Team Has 'Room to Grow'  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- The Eastside High School Mighty Ghosts were called upon early to defend their home field versus the Hackensack High School Comets in their ...



Eastside HS undergoes cleaning after rodent droppings found  News 12 New Jersey

Paterson's Eastside High School is undergoing a major clearing operation after rodent droppings were round in four of the school's kitchens.



Paterson Schools Closed Tuesday to Allow 'Unfettered Access to Polling Places'  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- According to a Sunday robocall all Paterson public schools will be closed on Tuesday, to allow “all Paterson voters have free and unfettered ...



Paterson picks new AD to replace one fired in Eastside hoops scandal  NorthJersey.com

PATERSON – Eastside High School has picked a new athletics supervisor to replace the man who was fired earlier this year amid the basketball recruiting ...



Paterson high school had just two students pass math in state PARCC tests  NorthJersey.com

More than 98 percent of the students at six Paterson high schools failed to attain passing math scores in this year's standardized state tests.



Eastside High School accused of forging transcripts  NorthJersey.com

In the midst of an ongoing investigation by the Paterson school district, further allegations that Eastside High School forged basketball players' transcripts have ...



Paterson Youth Council Questions Board of Education Hopefuls  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- While they may not be able to vote in the upcoming election their views are no less important, their knowledge of the issues that impact ...



Paterson Man, 82, Charged in Wednesday Shooting  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- An investigation by the Paterson Police Department has led to the quick arrest of a man suspected of pulling the trigger in the Wednesday ...



Police: New Jersey High School Students Charged In ‘Columbine-Like’ Plot  CBS New York

PATERSON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Two New Jersey high school students are facing charges after allegedly threatening to carry out a “Columbine-like” attack.



Paterson to start high school newcomers program for Spanish, Bengali, Arabic speaking students  Paterson Times

The school district is creating a new high school newcomers program at both Eastside High School and John F. Kennedy High School aimed at providing native ...



Paterson closes Eastside High School baking kitchen due to rodent problems  Paterson Times

The kitchen used to teach students how to bake at the School of Culinary Arts, Hospitality and Tourism at Eastside High School was forced to close last Thursday ...



Eastside High School saw a series of violent incidents in November, police reports  Paterson Times

A series of violent incidents broke out at Eastside High School in November, according to 39 pages worth of police reports reviewed by the Paterson Times.



Eastside and Kennedy get athletic training injury prevention supplies  Paterson Times

The athletes of Eastside and John F. Kennedy High School received athletic training supplies – first aid and athletic taping – and equipment – Gatorade coolers ...



Paterson (N.J.) Eastside hit with unprecedented penalties in basketball recruiting scandal  USA TODAY High School Sports

After a prolonged investigation by governing bodies both local and federal, the punishments have been handed down for the basketball recruiting scandal at ...



Paterson's Eastside loses appeal of ban from state basketball tourney  NorthJersey.com

PATERSON — Eastside High School's basketball teams remain banned from the 2018 state tournament for recruiting and other violations after the New Jersey ...



Paterson Eastside High School basketball ban upheld by state commissioner  NorthJersey.com

The state commissioner of education upheld a decision Wednesday to ban Paterson Eastside's basketball teams from 2018 postseason play following a ...



Three Paterson teenagers assault aide at Eastside High School gym, report  Paterson Times

Three boys attacked an instructional aide at the gymnasium of Eastside High School the day before the Thanksgiving break, according to a police report.



NJ High School Forced To Give Up Home Game Over Concerns Of Gun Violence  CBS Local

PATERSON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A New Jersey football team had to change the location of a game to give up home-field advantage Friday night because of ...



NY Giants, Victor Cruz donate $20K to two Paterson high schools for football equipment  NorthJersey.com

Some NY Giants players, as well as former hometown star Victor Cruz, recently delivered a $20K donation to two Paterson high school football teams.



Job Fair To Be Hosted At William Paterson University  TAPinto.net

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 ...



Michael Baker named boys basketball coach as Eastside looks to rebound from scandal  NorthJersey.com

Michael Baker, who previously coached at Bergen Tech, has been named the new Eastside boys basketball coach.



TAPinto Paterson Election Update: Paterson Children First Team Take Lead in BOE Races  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ - With the education fate of nearly 30000 students and control of an almost $600 million budget up for grabs, voters went to the polls in droves ...



Report: Homeland Security now investigating basketball recruiting scandal at N.J. school  USA TODAY High School Sports

The basketball recruiting scandal at Paterson (N.J.) Eastside is not going away anytime soon. Over a month after it was reported that state criminal investigators ...



Superintendent Eileen Shafer Offers Plan to Make New School Year 'the Best Ever" for Paterson Students  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- Nearly 30,000 students of Paterson's public school are set to return to the classroom on Thursday, and, according to Superintendent Eileen ...



Downtown Paterson Special Improvement District Hails New Leadership  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- With the dual appointment of a new District Manager to oversee its overall administration, financial management, and day-to-day activities, and ...



Jameek Lowery: How he lived and, family says, loved in Paterson's Fourth Ward  NorthJersey.com

Jameek Lowery was never intimidated by grim surroundings in Paterson's Fourth Ward, friends and family say. They paint a portrait of resilience.



Paterson Eastside's embattled principal transferred  NorthJersey.com

Zatiti Moody, who had been suspended over Fetty Wap video, will be taking over a small alternative program.



New Program Aims at Improving Health of Mothers and Babies  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- City officials and health advocates gathered on the steps of Paterson's Department of Health on Thursday to announce aggressive new and ...



Paterson distances itself from movie filmed inside Eastside High School  Paterson Times

The city's school district swiftly distanced itself from a film shot inside of Eastside High School on Thursday afternoon, just hours before the film would premier at ...



Paterson fires coaches, athletic director as fallout from Eastside hoops scandal spreads  NJ.com

PATERSON -- Two Paterson Eastside coaches and the high school's athletic director were fired Wednesday night at an often-contentious board of education ...



Sportsmanship Prevails in Battle Between JFK Knights and Clifton Mustangs  TAPinto.net

CLIFTON, NJ- In an emotionally charged game postponed by a day due to inappropriate exchanges on social media between members of both teams, ...



Eastside athletic director, two coaches suspended  NorthJersey.com

PATERSON — The city's school district announced the suspension of Eastside High School's athletic supervisor and two additional coaches in response to a ...



Paterson names new coach for Eastside girls basketball team  NorthJersey.com

PATERSON — Donald P. Davis, who has been coaching in Paterson for more than 25 years, is now taking the helm of the Eastside High School girls basketball ...



Jamaica Day Carnival Fills Eastside Park with Food, Music, and Positive Vibes of Carribean Nation  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- With their birth nation's flag flying proudly over Paterson City Hall less than two miles away, thousands of local residents donned their own ...



JFK Knights Football Game Postponed After Social Media Posts Depict 'Inappropriate and Taunting Language'  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ – A high school football game scheduled for Friday between the JFK Knights and the Clifton Mustangs has been postponed after players on ...



Drugs, Guns, and Money Recovered in Bust that Starts at Local Bar, Extends to Suspect's Home  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- Calling the conduct allegedly occurring inside the establishment “unacceptable,” Paterson Police Director Jerry Speziale announced that a ...



September Opens with Three Shootings, Robbery, in Paterson  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- September rolled in on a violent note in the city with law enforcement officials reporting three unrealted shootings and a robbery just hours ...



New Jersey High School Put on Lockdown Days After Students Arrested for Terroristic Threats: Police  NBC New York

A New Jersey high school was placed on lockdown Friday over a report of a student with a weapon, days after two students were arrested for allegedly ...



Paterson Men Arrested in Sparta on Outstanding Warrants  TAPinto.net

SPARTA, NJ – Two men from Paterson were picked up on outstanding warrants and other charges on Friday after being stopped for speeding on Route 15 in ...



Paterson Investor Bringing Out Stars for Friday Holiday Toy Drive  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- Paterson real estate investor Cesar Piña and DJ Envy from Power 105.1 will host a “Holiday Toy Giveway” for all Paterson children, 11 years ...



Football Legend Visits Tyrone Collins Park, Says Paterson 'A City with a lot of Potential'  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ - Amani Toomer donned his pads and helmet and suited up in the deep blue, red, and white 190 times over the course of a successful thirteen ...



State education official says Paterson schools are 'failing the children'  NorthJersey.com

The Paterson school district and its low student test scores came under fire this week from the vice president of the New Jersey Board of Education.



Movin' Out: New Jersey Tops List of Outbound Population Migration, Paterson Seeking to Reverse Trend  TAPinto.net

NEW JERSEY -- More residents moved out of New Jersey than any other state in 2018, with 66.8% of New Jersey moves being outbound, according to United ...



Report: N.J. High School Under State Investigation For Treatment Of International Basketball Players  Deadspin

New Jersey state investigators are reportedly looking into a scandal at Eastside High School in Paterson, which enrolled male and female international ...



Gunshots outside Paterson hoops game prompt lockdown  NorthJersey.com

PATERSON — More than two dozen Paterson police officers converged on Eastside High School on Tuesday night after several gunshots were fired outside the ...



Eastside High gets new athletics chief after firing  NorthJersey.com

A teacher coordinator has been appointed to replace athletics supervisor fired in Eastside's basketball scandal.



Some Paterson residents say Joey Torres should have spent more time in prison  NorthJersey.com

Former Paterson mayor Joey Torres served a year before getting out Wednesday, and residents were split on if he should have spent more time in jail.



Paterson's Puerto Rican Community Set for Three-Day Festival  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- Visitors will notice the red, white, blue flying proudly over city hall this week. However, while the 13 stripes and 50 stars of the U.S. flag still ...



Man Found Guilty in 2017 Shooting Death of One to Spend 74 Years in Prison  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- Tamaj Lemmon, 21, will spend 74 years in New Jersey State Prison for first degree Murder and related weapons offenses in the 2017 death of ...



Rotary Club of Paterson Great Falls Recognizes Educators 'Making a Difference'  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- The Rotary Club of Paterson Great Falls held its annual fundraiser and community showcase on Wednesday. The event, honoring educators ...



Mayor Andre Sayegh Announces New Motto to 'Put Paterson on the Map'  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- The votes have been counted and the City of Paterson has a new motto that, combined with the logo unveiled at last week's city council ...



El Mercadito Fruit and Meat Market Opens in Sixth Ward  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ - Augusto Gil believes that Paterson has a bright future, and he wants to be part of it. On Saturday, flanked by store empoloyees and several city ...



JFK's Jadon Watson Reaching for New Milestone  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- Four years ago, Jadon Watson had never even considered entering a High Jump competition, today he holds the title of All-American, is ranked ...



Paterson high school graduation rate soars to 88-percent  Paterson Times

The city's school district registered a remarkable — 87.79-percent – high school graduation rate in the 2016-17 school year, according to data released by the ...



NAACP Asks Residents to 'Respect and Honor the Process' in Investigation of Paterson Man's Death  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ - Saying that they have met with members of Jameek Lowery's family and that they will work with other in the community to “ensure that the truth ...



Paterson Police Welcome 12 New Officers  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- The first class of 12 new police officers brought on by Mayor Andre Sayegh began a new stage in their journey to make Paterson safer.



Stolen NYPD Scooter Recovered in Paterson  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- A stolen NYPD scooter was recovered in Paterson on Friday.



Paterson Board of Education Seeks to Fill Vacant Seat  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- The Paterson Board of Education has announced that it will conduct interviews to fill the seat left vacated by former Commissioner Flavio ...



Networking, and Coquito, Help Set Stage for Women's Political Empowerment in Paterson  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ - Her first bid for election may have come up short but Dr. Melissa Baralt, who was among a crowded field of Board of Education candidates in ...



Development of New Ward Street Garage to Propel Investment in Downtown Paterson  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- By riding a wave of urbanism, focusing on transit oriented development, and utilizing $30 million in Economic Redevelopment and Growth ...



Paterson Police Officer Recovers Last Gun Off Streets of 2018, First of 2019  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- A Paterson police officer is being credited with starting 2019 the same way he ended 2018, by making Paterson safer.



Rapper Fetty Wap Apologizes for Music Video Shoot at Paterson School  NBC New York

A New Jersey school district has placed a principal on administrative leave while it investigates the production of a rap video about drugs and gambling that was ...



Paterson and PCCC Officials Join to Announce Program to Make 'Pathway Out of Poverty' More Accessible to Residents  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- Paterson residents seeking to continue their education will have an opportunity to attend Passaic County Community College for free in the ...



Paterson's Oasis Gathers Women and Children for Thanksgiving Meal  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ— More than 650 local low-income women and children enjoyed a full Thanksgiving meal on Tuesday served by dozens of volunteers including ...



Six Paterson Men Charged with Stealing Mail  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- Six Paterson men face up to 30 years each in prison following their arrests for stealing checks from USPS mail collection boxes in Passaic, ...



Silk City United Takes Inaugural BASL Cup  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- Hundreds of soccer fans filled the stands at Pennington Park on Saturday to watch the championship match of the inaugural season of the ...



Paterson's Art Community to Take Center Stage in City's Renaissance  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ - Lizzie Valverde moved to Paterson just over a year, in no small part due to the legacy of the music, literature, and poetry left behind by great ...



BREAKING (Video): Paterson Firefighters Perform Daring Rescue at Great Falls  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- For the second time in a weekend members of the Paterson Fire Department performed a successful rescue at the Great Falls. Click here for ...



Carnival Set for Memorial Day Weekend  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- The Paterson Firefighters Association will hold a carnival at Eastside Park from Thursday until Sunday. The event will run Thursday and Friday ...



67-unit six-story 'mid-rise' apartment building proposed in New Brunswick  TAPinto.net

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A development company affiliated with two apartment complexes near Neilson Street is now seeking approval for a 67-unit, six-story ...



Fifth Paterson Cop Faces Charges  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ - One day after Paterson police officer Jonathan Bustios, 28, pled guilty to his role in a conspiracy in which he and other officers targeted and ...



Councilwoman Ruby Cotton Gathers Hundreds to Keep Paterson Thanksgiving Tradition of Giving Alive  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ- With organizations such as St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Humble Beginnings, and Oasis- A Haven for Women and Children collectively serving ...



Paterson teacher cleared in sex case asks courts to intervene on back pay, legal fees  NorthJersey.com

After being cleared of sex charges involving students, a Paterson teacher wants the state to force the district to cover his legal fees and back pay.



Democrats Plan March to Victory at Paterson HQ Opening  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ - In a sweltering storefront on Ellison Street Paterson's Bill Pascrell gave his marching orders to a band of loyal Democratic Party activists with ...



Local Entrepreneur Brings Services to Paterson to Help Other Small Businesses Thrive  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ - Saying that small businesses will find it difficult to grow of they don't have a firm handle on and understanding of their finances, local ...



Paterson Sees Sharp Drop in Murders in 2018, Shootings Also Continue Downward Trend  TAPinto.net

PATERSON, NJ - From community watch meetings to business grand openings, presiding over swearing ins of new police officers to speaking from church ...



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