Bergen County

Cresskill Police (credit: CBS 2)

Cresskill Police: Home Invasion Suspects Carried Snow Shovels As A Cover

The suspects hit two homes during Monday morning’s snowstorm, police said. Police said two white men wearing ski masks and carrying snow shovels went door to door, hoping to find nobody at home.

02/04/2014

Joseph Bariso (Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Grandson Pleads Not Guilty In Shooting Death Of Grandmother

Joseph Bariso, 28, is charged with murder for allegedly shooting 85-year-old Olga Bariso while she slept on the couch of her Lodi home on Dec. 29.

01/24/2014

Winter weather creates slick conditions on roads in Bergen County, N.J. (Credit CBS 2)

Blanket Of White Covers New Jersey, Makes Driving Conditions Treacherous

The snow came early and started sticking sooner than many drivers in Bergen County expected.

01/21/2014

Jovan Milton Alleyne, Marvin Guillaume-Sam and Linson Watson (L-R) have been charged with robbery for allegedly stealing $3,000 worth of baby formula from a Mahwah grocery store. (credit: Mahwah Police)

Men Accused Of Stealing $3,000 In Baby Formula Nabbed Following Mahwah Police Chase

The suspects, from Queens and Brooklyn, went into the A&P market in Mahwah Wednesday night, loaded the cart with the pricey formula and tried to race out with the stolen goods, police said. According to police, the suspects planned to sell the expensive formula in bodegas back in the city.

01/16/2014

NJ TRANSIT Train Halted

NJ TRANSIT Train Hits Car, Gets Held Up For An Hour And A Half

An NJ TRANSIT train was halted for an hour and a half Tuesday night after hitting a car in Elmwood Park, N.J.

01/14/2014

About 24,000 PSE&G customers lost power on Nov. 21, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Power Restored To 40,000 PSE&G Customers In New Jersey

Power has been restored to more than 40,000 New Jersey customers who were left in the dark briefly on the evening of New Year’s Eve.

12/31/2013

Bergen County Prosecutor John Molinelli  (file/credit: CBS 2)

Prosecutor: NJ Teen Accused Of Stabbing Sister To Death During Argument

Officials say the brother and sister are among 12 children in the family. Three of the children are adopted, including the suspect and the victim, according to authorities.

12/27/2013

New Jersey Outage

Transformer Explosion Knocks Out Power In Northern N.J.

An estimated 12,000 customers were without power in New Jersey Monday afternoon after a transformer blew up.

12/16/2013

PSE&G crews install new utility poles and power lines in Ridgewood, NJ. (file/credit CBS 2)

Power Restored To Most PSE&G Customers In Bergen County

A transformer exploded in Fort Lee around 6 p.m. As a result, PSE&G said they had to cut power to customers in Fort Lee and Cliffside Park.

12/13/2013

(credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Lawmakers To Mull Casino Gambling In Bergen County

Lawmakers in New Jersey will hold a meeting to discuss bringing casinos to Bergen County.

12/11/2013

Sen. Robert Menendez (file/credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Sen. Menendez Pops The Question To Girlfriend

The senator’s office said he proposed to Alicia Mucci, his girlfriend of more than a year, Monday night in the Capitol Rotunda.

12/10/2013

Wyckoff Police Car (file/credit: CBS 2)

Wyckoff, N.J. Police Warn Of Well-Dressed Burglars

In the past month, there have been four burglaries in Wyckoff and dozens of others elsewhere in Bergen County.

11/25/2013

Stories from Main Street - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Stories From Main Street: Bringing J.O.Y. Through The Generations

J.O.Y., which stands for Joining Old and Young Through Music, is made up of students at the Academy of the Holy Angels in Demarest.

11/25/2013

Mark Spatucci (Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)/Mary Greff (CBS 2)

Authorities: Ex-Boyfriend Charged In Death Of Young Bergen County Mother

Mark Spatucci, 22, has been charged with murder, child endangerment, burglary and hindering apprehension in the death of 23-year-old Mary Greff, the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office said Thursday.

10/24/2013

Tenafly Party Arrest

Mother Charged After Police Find Beer, Drugs At Teen Party In N.J.

A mother has been charged after beer, marijuana and cocaine were found at a wild teen party at a home in Bergen County, N.J. this past weekend.

10/23/2013

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