Paterson picks Shahin Khalique as its new council president

by Joe Malinconico PATERSON − Calling for civility and decorum, Shahin Khalique was elected president of the Paterson City Council on Friday, snatching the prize from Councilwoman Lilisa Mimms. In almost comical fashion, opposing council members supporting Khalique and Mimms quickly blurted out their names in a race to be recognized before the city clerk