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New Jersey Businessman Admits Stealing $100,000 Worth Of Water

A New Jersey businessman has admitted his role in a conspiracy to steal $100,000 in water, said Attorney Paul J. Fishman.

10/20/2014

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Bay Shore Residents Raise A Stink About Sewage Smell

The storm is over, but there’s a new problem in the air for Long Island residents

08/15/2014

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5 Fun Ways To Turn Your Backyard Into A Water Park For Kids

Beat the heat and the doldrums with water fun in your own backyard.

08/11/2014

Water flows from a tap (Photo Illustration by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Boil Order Issued For Water In Bloomfield Township, N.J.

A boil order has been issued in Bloomfield Township, New Jersey, after E. coli bacteria were found in water samples.

07/11/2014

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Adding Sprinkler Systems: What You Need To Know

Installing the right sprinkler system can save time and money, as well as conserve energy and water output. It can also increase the lushness and health of your lawn. Ready to get started?

07/09/2014

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Wyckoff Burglary Resembles ‘Wet Bandits’ Home Alone Break-Ins

An odd burglary in Wyckoff, New Jersey had all of the hallmarks of the 1990s classic ‘Home Alone.’

06/21/2014

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Lack Of Drinkable Water At Governor’s Island Forces Visitors To Pay Up

If you plan on heading out to Governor’s Island this summer, you better bring some bottled water along.

05/31/2014

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Dr. Max Gomez: Schools Work To Make Water More Accessible To Students

Studies have shown that drinking water can help children maintain a healthy weight and stay focused in the classroom. Now, a new study has taken a look at whether water is readily available in schools and if kids are actually drinking it.

04/09/2014

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5 Fun Boating Adventures In NYC

Surrounded by water, New York City is perfect for boating. Yes, really. The five adventures described below are guaranteed to help you get cruising, or sailing, or kayaking, or canoeing…

04/03/2014

Seventy percent of homes tested in Stamford, Conn., had uranium in their well water, officials said. (credit: CBS 2)

Stamford Officials: Uranium Seeping Into Well Water

The city of Stamford has started testing 5,000 wells in its post northern area. Many of the wells are tucked away in the basements of homes far from public water systems.

03/19/2014

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The World’s Biggest Ship Graveyard

Nouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they’ve brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.

12/26/2013

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Water Pressure Restored For Most In Downtown Jersey City

Students in nearly a dozen schools were sent home early Wednesday due to a lack of water.

12/18/2013

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Seen At 11: Flavored, Fortified And Fizzy Water — Is It All Safe?

When it comes to drinking water, it is no longer just a choice between bottled or tap – there is flavored, fizzy and even vitamin-infused water. And some question whether all of the choices are safe.

12/04/2013

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The World’s Most Incredible Underwater Hotel Rooms

If you’re looking for an unusual tropical vacation this time around, check out the world’s most incredible underwater hotel rooms.

11/26/2013

The Strand bookstore in New York City

Union Square Bookstore Accused Of Using Sprinklers To Spray Away The Homeless

Sprinklers are usually used to water lawns and keep us cool on hot days, but a landmark store near Union Square has been accused of using them to spray away the homeless.

11/15/2013

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