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Students write positive messages on Pascack Valley High School's walls after alleged white supremacist incidents. (credit: CBS2)

Students Frustrated By Repeated Messages Of Hate Found In New Jersey School

Disturbing signs of hate were recently discovered at a Bergen County high school. Students are demanding administrators step up and put an end to it.

05/18/2015

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Report: New Jersey Self-Service Gas Bill Gaining Momentum

For 66 years, New Jersey gas stations by law have been exclusively full service.

05/18/2015

A black bear was spotted roaming the streets of Caldwell. (Credit: Jennifer Szewcyk via CBS2)

Black Bear Spotted On Bloomfield Ave In Caldwell

People in Caldwell may have been doing double takes on Sunday.

05/17/2015

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Divorce Expo Being Held In New Jersey This Week

You’ve likely heard of an expo for everything from cars to electronics. But what about a divorce expo?

05/17/2015

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NJ TRANSIT Holding Public Hearings This Week On Proposed Rate Hikes, Service Cuts

NJ TRANSIT is holding nine scheduled hearings this week to allow the public the opportunity to sound off on its proposed fare hikes and service cuts.

05/17/2015

An extra-alarm fire broke out on the boardwalk in Ocean City, New Jersey on Saturday, May 16. (Credit: Jada Ramos, via Twitter)

Fire Rips Through Shop On Boardwalk In Ocean City, New Jersey

An extra-alarm fire broke out in a shop on the boardwalk Saturday evening in Ocean City, New Jersey.

05/16/2015

A parachute is seen on the ground in Wantage, N.J. following an accident on May 14, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Skydiver Dies After Accident Hitting Ground In Wantage, N.J.

A skydiver has died, after being seriously injured in a jump in Wantage, New Jersey earlier this week.

05/16/2015

A man pumps gas in Washington Township, N.J. (credit: CBS2)

Assemblyman Proposes Self-Service Gas Stations In New Jersey

For drivers born and raised in New Jersey, pumping your own gas is a foreign concept.

05/16/2015

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NJ TRANSIT Riders: Proposed Fare Hikes Could Make For A Hardship

NJ TRANSIT riders had their first opportunity to express their views on possible rate hikes Saturday, and many were less than thrilled.

05/16/2015

Passengers ride the AirTrain Newark at Newark International Airport July 18, 2002 in Newark, New Jersey. The nation's top airline carriers are expected to post a loss of about $1.4 billion in the second quarter of 2002 following around $7 billion in losses in 2001. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Commuter Alert: Weekend LIRR & AirTrain Service Disruptions

Maintenance work will affect AirTrain service at Newark and JFK airports.

05/16/2015

A police officer investigating a report of a burglary in New Jersey went to the wrong address and killed a dog that lunged at him. (credit: Handout)

Wyckoff, N.J. Police Chief: No Reason To Disbelieve Officer In Shooting That Killed Dog

Wyckoff, New Jersey police Chief Benjamin Fox released a lengthy statement Friday on a shooting that killed a family dog in the township late last month and the investigation that has followed, saying some facts had been misrepresented.

05/15/2015

Officials announced plans for a combined 3rd and 4th grade class at Lillian Drive Elementary School in Hazlet. (Credit: CBS2)

NJ School Unveils Plan For Combined 3rd And 4th Grade Class

The first classes in America started with a one-room school house for all ages. Now, a New Jersey town is trying something old, with a new twist.

05/15/2015

Surveillance footage shows a man stealing pit bulls from a shelter in Paterson. (Credit: CBS2)

Surveillance Footage Shows Man Stealing Rescued Pit Bulls From Paterson Shelter

Two pit bulls were stolen from a New Jersey animal shelter, and new video could help crack the case of who did it.

05/15/2015

Luis Pena (credit: Handout)

Arrest Made In Disturbing Case Of Police Impersonation In New Jersey

The accused is not a police officer, but on the afternoon of May 6 he played one, Essex County prosecutors said, in order to prey on a trusting young woman.

05/15/2015

Jaqeuce Spinks, 19, and Marquise Cephus, 18. (credit: Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

4 Arrested In Deadly Mother’s Day Shooting In Newark

Four people have been arrested in connection with the Mother’s Day shooting that claimed the life of a 15-year-old boy in Newark. Two face murder charges.

05/15/2015