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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson OT records show large payments to workers shown in videos at mayor’s homea significant percentage of his pay. NBC has reported that the videos show the
Paterson OT records show large payments to workers shown in videos at mayor’s home
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
a significant percentage of his pay. NBC has reported that the videos show the employees doing odd jobs at Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres’ home or at his nephew’s business for the same time periods when city time sheets show they received overtime.... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Overseers find spot where Paterson’s Great Falls can be seen from inside outgreat way to provide a new experience while maintaining the natural resource,”
Overseers find spot where Paterson’s Great Falls can be seen from inside out
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
great way to provide a new experience while maintaining the natural resource,” he said. Archimede and Paterson Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres presented the idea to the Passaic Valley Water Commission on Wednesday. The PVWC operates a pump station at the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson closing pools, summer camps early due to budget problemsTiara when asked about how she would deal with the pool closing in the second w
Paterson closing pools, summer camps early due to budget problems
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
Tiara when asked about how she would deal with the pool closing in the second week of August. Wimberly said Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres and Business Administrator Nellie Pou had called him late Wednesday afternoon to tell him he would have to shut... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
New alternatives emerge to head off tank farm in Paterson historic districtStanley M. Levine Reservoir were presented to the Passaic Valley Water Commissi
New alternatives emerge to head off tank farm in Paterson historic district
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
Stanley M. Levine Reservoir were presented to the Passaic Valley Water Commission on Wednesday, one by Paterson Mayor Joey Torres and the other by a longtime Great Falls activist. The commission is on track to place huge steel water tanks at... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson mayor and City Council at standoff over municipal taxesapprove the levy had been unanimous. The council seems on course to take an ev
Paterson mayor and City Council at standoff over municipal taxes
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
approve the levy had been unanimous. The council seems on course to take an even more steadfast stance against Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres’ budget than it did in the 2016 fiscal year, when the council’s repeated rejections on various budget votes... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson mayor says budget cuts demanded by council violate state lawsaying he cannot make the massive budget cuts they are demanding because he sai
Paterson mayor says budget cuts demanded by council violate state law
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
saying he cannot make the massive budget cuts they are demanding because he said it would violate state law. Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres sent the email at a time when he and the council are stuck in a fiscal stand-off over the issuance of the August... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Pump it up (three ways more)THE TOP OF THEIR GAME From left: Kenneth Cobonpue, designer of this year’s meda
Pump it up (three ways more)
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
THE TOP OF THEIR GAME From left: Kenneth Cobonpue, designer of this year’s medals; photographer Xander Angeles; lawyer Joey Torres; and Australian athlete Dan Brown He allots no more than two hours every morning to practice. Apart from running... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Patersonians hold ‘solidarity' gathering outside police headquartersa problem with our police now, but we don’t want to have one. What will the adm
Patersonians hold ‘solidarity' gathering outside police headquarters
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
a problem with our police now, but we don’t want to have one. What will the administration of Paterson do?” Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres announced he would establish “a consortium between community residents and police.” “Each ward in the city will... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
City report shows Paterson less than a quarter of way to mayor's road repair goaltotal numbers of roads resurfaced under the project at 39, which is less than a
City report shows Paterson less than a quarter of way to mayor's road repair goal
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
total numbers of roads resurfaced under the project at 39, which is less than a quarter of the 170 streets that Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres said would be done during his current term in office, which expires in June 2018. Torres said a major factor... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
On the verge of retirement, Fraher takes oath as Paterson’s top copIslam, Brittany Mahan, Selba Perez, Roger Then, and Charlie Vidal. The recruit
On the verge of retirement, Fraher takes oath as Paterson’s top cop
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 10 days ago
Islam, Brittany Mahan, Selba Perez, Roger Then, and Charlie Vidal. The recruits are joining the force as Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres is trying to find $19 million worth of budget cuts to satisfy the City Council’s demand for no increase in... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Black Lives Matter leaders push Paterson to create board to review complaints against policeheard. “These are the people who pay their (officers’) salaries,” said Jackson
Black Lives Matter leaders push Paterson to create board to review complaints against police
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 days ago
heard. “These are the people who pay their (officers’) salaries,” said Jackson. “They should have a voice.” Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres said he supported the creation of such a panel “in theory.” But he warned that the board would have limited... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson council forces mayor to prepare $19M in budget cutsPATERSON – Confronted by a City Council refusing to allow any tax increases, Ma
Paterson council forces mayor to prepare $19M in budget cuts
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 days ago
PATERSON – Confronted by a City Council refusing to allow any tax increases, Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres said his staff would work through the weekend to find $19 million worth of budget reductions. “I’m going to have to make some draconian cuts that... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
After four years in the job, Paterson's police chief gets formal appointmentcontract. McKoy said the DCA often takes a long time before signing off on per
After four years in the job, Paterson's police chief gets formal appointment
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 days ago
contract. McKoy said the DCA often takes a long time before signing off on personnel issues for the city. Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres said the chief’s contract represents a good deal for the city, especially because the mayor said Fraher agreed... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson housing agency uses former HQ for business incubator programwithout going through the training will pay higher rents, starting at about $35
Paterson housing agency uses former HQ for business incubator program
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 days ago
without going through the training will pay higher rents, starting at about $350 per month, officials said. Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres said the program will help Patersonians “reach their dreams of self-sufficiency.” The program is being... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson approves new contracts with firefighters, police officersseeking his comments for this story. When asked if he was pleased with the out
Paterson approves new contracts with firefighters, police officers
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 18 days ago
seeking his comments for this story. When asked if he was pleased with the outcome of the negotiations, Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres said contract talks are a give-and-take process. “Nobody should be happy on either side,” he said. The... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson changes health insurance consultants after 2015 budget debaclethan $2 million per year by sticking with its own self-insurance program. But a
Paterson changes health insurance consultants after 2015 budget debacle
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 19 days ago
than $2 million per year by sticking with its own self-insurance program. But after health costs skyrocketed, Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres’ administration has set in motion a shift into the state program – a move through which annual spikes in... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
City Council president wants to discuss taking 'no confidence' vote on Paterson mayorWilliam McKoy said his colleagues should hold a public discussion on whether to
City Council president wants to discuss taking 'no confidence' vote on Paterson mayor
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 25 days ago
William McKoy said his colleagues should hold a public discussion on whether to take a “no confidence” vote on Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres over the allegations he used municipal employees for personal tasks. McKoy said the council should talk about a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson council calls for changes after cop’s disciplinary case took nine years to resolvecould seek only one adjournment of that hearing for no more than an additional
Paterson council calls for changes after cop’s disciplinary case took nine years to resolve
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 25 days ago
could seek only one adjournment of that hearing for no more than an additional 30 days, the director said. Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres said the state guidelines as well as union contracts limit what information can be disclosed about police... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
After 9 years of paid leave, Paterson drops charges against suspended cop in nearly $2M sex casethe lawsuit settlement, and the officer’s paid suspension pay. “Why this took
After 9 years of paid leave, Paterson drops charges against suspended cop in nearly $2M sex case
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 26 days ago
the lawsuit settlement, and the officer’s paid suspension pay. “Why this took so long is beyond my control,” said Mayor Joey Torres. “Definitely, this should have been settled long ago. I’m just glad we’re bringing it to closure.” Asked why it... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
After 9 years of paid leave, Paterson drops charges against suspended cop in $2M sex caseand his salary for the 2016 fiscal year was $105,364. “Why this took so long i
After 9 years of paid leave, Paterson drops charges against suspended cop in $2M sex case
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 26 days ago
and his salary for the 2016 fiscal year was $105,364. “Why this took so long is beyond my control,” said Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres. “Definitely, this should have been settled long ago. I’m just glad we’re bringing it to closure.” “I have no... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
State says it will probe Paterson councilman’s campaign finance reports“The election is over. Me and Andre have been working together to try to move t
State says it will probe Paterson councilman’s campaign finance reports
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 27 days ago
“The election is over. Me and Andre have been working together to try to move the 6th Ward forward.” Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres was among Sayegh’s opponents in the 2014 mayoral race. “We’ll await the outcome,” Torres said when asked about... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson on target for major cuts in overtime spendingbudget by double-digit percentages. Just last year, it went almost 35 percent o
Paterson on target for major cuts in overtime spending
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 30 days ago
budget by double-digit percentages. Just last year, it went almost 35 percent over budget on overtime. Mayor Jose “Joey” Torres credited his business administrator, Nellie Pou, for pushing department heads to stay within their... Read more

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