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The Register NorthJersey.com
Wimberly’s backing helps revive plan for turf soccer fields at Paterson’s Pennington ParkPaul Golden, vice president of Capelli New York, the New York clothing manufact
Wimberly’s backing helps revive plan for turf soccer fields at Paterson’s Pennington Park
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Paul Golden, vice president of Capelli New York, the New York clothing manufacturer that owns Cedar Stars. Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres has pushed for the Pennington Park plan since Cedar Stars proposed it last year. But he previously ran into... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson young people build a park and rebuild their livesto graduating in June. It’s great to give back to the community. I plan on atte
Paterson young people build a park and rebuild their lives
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
to graduating in June. It’s great to give back to the community. I plan on attending a trade school.” Paterson Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres attended Wednesday’s event. He called the renovated park “the gateway to our city.” “This is a crown jewel and... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson sees more than 50 percent reduction in tax appeals after revaluationofficials’ contention last year that the revaluation produced a more equitable
Paterson sees more than 50 percent reduction in tax appeals after revaluation
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
officials’ contention last year that the revaluation produced a more equitable distribution of the tax burden. Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres’ administration has said that about two-thirds of city property owners had their taxes stay the same or go down... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Supreme Court Rules Political Speech Is Protected Even If You Didn't Actually Speakwere actually political -- that matters. In 2005, Heffernan, who was good frie
Supreme Court Rules Political Speech Is Protected Even If You Didn't Actually Speak
The Huffington Post / Posted 8 days ago
were actually political -- that matters. In 2005, Heffernan, who was good friends with a candidate looking to unseat José "Joey" Torres, the mayor of Paterson, New Jersey, was spotted by a member of the mayor's security detail while picking up a... Read more
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NJ.com
U.S. Supreme Court sides with ex-N.J. cop who claims demotion was political paybackHeffernan had been demoted after supporters of Mayor Jose "Joey" Torres saw him
U.S. Supreme Court sides with ex-N.J. cop who claims demotion was political payback
NJ.com / Posted 8 days ago
Heffernan had been demoted after supporters of Mayor Jose "Joey" Torres saw him picking up a campaign sign for challenger Lawrence Spagnola, a former police chief. The police officer said he was off duty and simply was picking up the sign for his... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
U.S. Supreme Court sides with ex-Paterson police officer in free speech casemother during the 2006 mayoral race.The sign supported former police chief Lawr
U.S. Supreme Court sides with ex-Paterson police officer in free speech case
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 days ago
mother during the 2006 mayoral race.The sign supported former police chief Lawrence Spagnola in his attempt to oust Jose "Joey" Torres. The police officer, Jeffrey Heffernan, later was demoted and asserted that he was punished because Torres and... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
A plan to save Levine Reservoir and restore historythe raceway and the reservoir have no historic or functional connection to each
A plan to save Levine Reservoir and restore history
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 days ago
the raceway and the reservoir have no historic or functional connection to each other, an idea floated by Paterson Mayor Joey Torres would preserve at least part of the scenic reservoir, using it to again flood the old raceway with water. The... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson mayor sticking with 170 streets in $37M road resurfacing program despite shorter listresurfacing project as new questions arise about exactly which streets and how
Paterson mayor sticking with 170 streets in $37M road resurfacing program despite shorter list
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 21 days ago
resurfacing project as new questions arise about exactly which streets and how many of them would get fixed. Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres launched the massive initiative with the promise that it would cover 170 streets in Paterson. But a recent... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson offering residents free kits for testing drinking water— The city's firehouses will be distributing free kits for testing drinking wat
Paterson offering residents free kits for testing drinking water
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 28 days ago
— The city's firehouses will be distributing free kits for testing drinking water starting on Thursday, Mayor Jose "Joey" Torres announced. The mayor said the city ordered thousands of the kits in response to the local and national concerns... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
State accuses former Paterson council candidate of violating election lawto submit it this week,” he said. Younes regularly attends City Council meetin
State accuses former Paterson council candidate of violating election law
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 28 days ago
to submit it this week,” he said. Younes regularly attends City Council meetings and has been critical of Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres as well as the 3rd Ward Councilman William McKoy. In fact, Younes had picked up nominating petitions for a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson’s application for federal Promise Zone program misses deadlineUnited States Department of Housing and Urban Development before the 5 pm deadl
Paterson’s application for federal Promise Zone program misses deadline
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 29 days ago
United States Department of Housing and Urban Development before the 5 pm deadline on Feb. 23, officials said. Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres said the document was submitted to HUD just after he sent his revised cover letter to the municipal official... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson asking for $1M in county open space funds for Pennington Parkthe public dispute over a plan to give priority access to two soccer fields to
Paterson asking for $1M in county open space funds for Pennington Park
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 29 days ago
the public dispute over a plan to give priority access to two soccer fields to a Bergen County-based club. Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres had reached a tentative agreement with the Cedar Stars from South Hackensack to give the group priority use of... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Family considers legal action in hit-run case involving Paterson copto comment on the details of the case. “We’re going to let the legal process wo
Family considers legal action in hit-run case involving Paterson cop
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 30 days ago
to comment on the details of the case. “We’re going to let the legal process work itself out,” he said. Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres also would not comment on the indictment, saying it was “a personnel matter.” Urena was hired as a city police... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson elections: 6th Ward council race rivals weigh in on quality of life issuesPATERSON – Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres has made an open endorsement in just one of
Paterson elections: 6th Ward council race rivals weigh in on quality of life issues
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 1 months ago
PATERSON – Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres has made an open endorsement in just one of the six ward city council races. That’s the 6th, where he is backing challenger Al Abdelaziz against two-term incumbent Andre Sayegh. Sayegh finished second to Torres in... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
With apathy and outrage, Paterson residents speak of state inquiry into mayor’s use of DPW employeesKing restaurant on 21st Avenue, 39-year-old Paterson resident Francesca Ruiz sp
With apathy and outrage, Paterson residents speak of state inquiry into mayor’s use of DPW employees
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 1 months ago
King restaurant on 21st Avenue, 39-year-old Paterson resident Francesca Ruiz spoke about the allegations that Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres used city workers to perform odd jobs at his home. “I feel as though it makes it harder to trust the leaders of... Read more

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