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After a fire in 2013, the boardwalk in Seaside Heights was back in business for Memorial Day Weekend. (Credit CBS 2)

Wet Weather Won’t Keep New Jersey Residents From Making A Beeline For The Shore

No matter the weather, Jersey Shore beaches are expected to be packed over the holiday weekend.

05/24/2014

New Jersey Turnpike Newark Bay-Hudson County Extension as seen from Chopper 880 (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)  CLICK to enlarge

Assemblyman Calls Plan To Privatize N.J. Turnpike Tolls ‘Ludicrous’

Some lawmakers and toll collectors were less than enthused Tuesday with a plan by the News Jersey Turnpike Authority to privatize toll collections on the turnpike and the Garden State Parkway.

04/29/2014

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1 Killed, 2 Hospitalized In Garden State Parkway Crash

A man was killed and two other people were injured early Sunday morning when three vehicles collided on the Garden State Parkway in Union County, state police said.

03/09/2014

Snow-Covered Road In Mahwah, New Jersey (credit: CBS 2)

Nor’easter Wallops New Jersey

Thursday’s nor’easter blanketed New Jersey, leaving many communities buried underneath more than a foot of snow.

02/13/2014

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Cranford Woman Accused Of Torching Minivan With Kids Inside

Attempted murder charges have been filed against a woman who allegedly set her minivan on fire on the Garden State Parkway last month, when two children were still inside.

12/03/2013

New Jersey State Police (file / credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Cops: NJ Man Responsible For String Of Garden State Robberies

Authorities believe a northern New Jersey man charged in two gas station hold-ups may also be responsible for a string of robberies across the state.

11/09/2013

Garden State Parkway Crash

NJ TRANSIT Bus Crash Leaves 1 Dead, 4 Injured On Garden State Parkway

At least three people were seriously injured when an NJ TRANSIT bus and a van collided on the Garden State Parkway Tuesday night.

10/01/2013

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Police: Man Struck, Killed While Walking On Garden State Parkway

State police say a man was struck and killed by a sport utility vehicle while walking on the Garden State Parkway in northern New Jersey.

09/28/2013

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N.J. Lawmaker Wants To Raise Turnpike, Parkway Speeds

Assemblyman Declan O’Scanlon said that he’s been consulting with traffic engineers and wants to introduce a bill that would increase the speed limits.

08/14/2013

Garden State Parkway Accident

Garden State Parkway Snagged By Major Pileup During Evening Rush

A 13-car pileup snagged the northbound Garden State Parkway in Union, N.J. Tuesday afternoon.

08/06/2013

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Passenger Killed In Crash On Garden State Parkway

Gail Webster, a 21-year-old Passaic resident who was sitting in the back seat, was taken to a hospital but died there a short time later.

05/26/2013

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Report: Connecticut Man Charged In Tragic Death Of Garden State Parkway Good Samaritan

Authorities say icy conditions caused a driver to spin out Saturday afternoon on the highway in Lacey Township. Four men in a van, including Espinoza, stopped to help the driver push her car to a safer location.

03/17/2013

New Jersey State Police (file / credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Two N.J. State Troopers Lose Jobs Over High-Speed Sports Car Escort

A New Jersey State Police sergeant who led an unauthorized escort of a high-speed sports car caravan to Atlantic City in 2012 pleaded guilty to altering the numbers on the license plates of his police car during the incident, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced Monday.

03/11/2013

Crews work to repair a sinkhole on the Garden State Parkway (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Massive Sinkhole Opens Up On Garden State Parkway

The four-foot-wide sinkhole disabled 18 vehicles after it opened up Thursday morning in the right lane at the approach of the Driscoll Bridge near mile marker 128.

02/21/2013

Garden State Parkway (file)

Construction Project To Ease Traffic On Garden State Parkway Begins

The Garden State Parkway will soon be completely free of traffic lights.

02/04/2013

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