Essex County

Newark Police vehicle (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Authorities: No Link Found Between Deadly Newark Shootings

Authorities say they have found no links connecting the fatal shootings of two men in Newark.

11/25/2014

A water main break cut service to a hospital and 20 percent of customers in Belleville, New Jersey on Monday, Nov. 10. (Credit: CBS2)

Water Main Break Cuts Service To Hospital, 20 Percent Of Customers In Belleville, N.J.

A water main break cut off service to a hospital and parts of Belleville, New Jersey late Monday afternoon.

11/10/2014

A 15-month-old girl was shot and killed by a stray bullet in Irvington, N.J., on Oct. 11, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Hunt Continues For 3 Suspects In Stray Bullet Death Of Irvington Toddler

Essex County prosecutors said the men were wearing hoods as they walked up Ellis Avenue in Irvington Saturday afternoon, spraying bullets as they went.

10/13/2014

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Police: Stray Bullet Hits, Kills Toddler In Irvington

Authorities say a 15-month-old girl was apparently shot and killed by a stray bullet while she was in her northern New Jersey apartment.

10/11/2014

A specialist tests for Enterovirus 68. (credit: CBS 2)

2 More Enterovirus Cases Confirmed In New Jersey

Health officials say two more New Jersey children have confirmed cases of a respiratory illness that is caused by an uncommon virus.

09/30/2014

A Newark Police Department cruiser. (Credit Steve Sandberg)

Prosecutors: 1 Dead, 2 Wounded In Newark Shooting Friday Night

One man was killed and two people were wounded when shots rang out in Newark.

09/27/2014

Police Tape (credit: Eliot Schechter/AFP/Getty Images)

Newark Man Charged In Fatal Shooting Of 33-Year-Old Woman

Bail is set at $1 million for 38-year-old Cornelius Jones of Newark.

08/26/2014

Brendan Tevlin (CBS 2)

Authorities: Teen Found Dead In SUV At West Orange Apartment Building Was Targeted

Cops found Brendan Tevlin, of Livingston, dead from an apparent gunshot wound, authorities said.

06/26/2014

Tanji Dewberry with her son (credit: Facebook)

Mother, 8-Year-Old Son Killed In NJ Fire

The fire broke out at around 11:30 p.m. Sunday on Berkely Avenue in Orange. A passerby noticed the flames and called 911.

04/14/2014

Dam proposed at New Jersey reservation (Credit: CBS 2)

Community Torn Over Dam Proposal In New Jersey Reservation

Businesses and neighbors slammed by one flood after another welcome the dam proposal, while others say it will destroy the wildlife and the beauty of the park.

04/03/2014

Deer (file/credit: Clipart)

Annual Essex County, N.J. Deer Hunt Comes To End, More Than 100 Deer Killed

County officials say 108 deer were killed in the hunt. That’s a slight increase from 2013, when 104 deer were culled.

03/17/2014

Police on the scene of a fatal shooting and car crash in Newark, NJ on March 3, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Search Continues For Suspects In Deadly Newark Shooting

Investigators spent hours trying to piece together the deadly chain of events that ended in a car crash and the alleged gunman speeding away in a truck.

03/04/2014

Deer (file/credit: Clipart)

Despite Critics, Essex County Officials Say Deer Hunts Needed

For the seventh year in a row, the county is allowed 15 trained hunters to kill deer in the South Mountain and Hilltop reservations.

01/23/2014

Authorities investigate a shooting in Newark, N.J. on Dec. 25, 2013. (Credit: CBS 2)

3rd Teen Victim In Newark Christmas Night Shooting Dies

Chief assistant Essex County prosecutor Thomas Fennelly said 14-year-old Abdul Frazier died early Friday after three weeks in a hospital.

01/17/2014

Dick Codey (file / credit: Election Fund of Senator Codey)

State Senator Dick Codey To Become New Jersey’s Longest Serving Legislator

New Jersey Senator Dick Codey will go down in history books this week as the state’s longest serving legislator in Trenton.

01/12/2014

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