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Taub Foundation Pledges $1M to WPU

March 26, 2015

The Henry and Marilyn Taub Foundation has made a significant investment in the future of students at William Paterson University by pledging $1 million to establish the Henry Taub Scholars Progr...

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Bond referendum is good value for money

To the Editor, There seems to be confusion about how a school bond referendum interfaces with the operating budget upon which Chatham voters opine each year. A referendum is relatively rare,...

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$21,960 For City Clerical Worker Who Tripped and Fell

By PATERSONPRESS.COM STAFF

December 15, 2012 at 10:43 AM

PATERSON, NJ - The City Council has approved a $21,960 workers compensation settlement for a municipal employee who hurt her right shoulder, rib and wrist when she tripped while on the job.

Linda Scott, a principal payroll clerk, was injured on September 18, 2008, according to the resolution approved by the council on December 6.

The resolution did not say which city building Scott was in when she hurt herself. The resolution said she tripped over a "loose object" but did not say what that object was.