Boonton

Oscar Portillo (left) and Selvin Zelaya were trapped in a trench Thursday while constructing a French drain in Boonton Township, New Jersey. One of the victims' bodies was pulled from the trench and the other is presumed dead. (Credit: CBS 2)

Two Workers Dead After Being Trapped In Trench Collapse At Boonton, NJ Home

The accident occurred around 3:45 p.m. Wednesday when the trench gave way while the workers were excavating a drainage pipe.

10/02/2014

A New Jersey woman is suing her neighbors over their son's drumming (Credit: CBS 2)

Woman Sues Neighbors Over Their Son’s Drumming

Danny Palazzo’s neighbor claims he’s ruining her quality of life by playing the drums at all hours.

05/30/2014

Harry Schnitzer (Credit: CBS 2)

Retired Essex County Sheriff’s Deputy Accused Of Robbing Bank

Retired Essex County Sheriff’s Deputy Harry Schnitzer is charged with robbing a Boonton, N.J. bank on Wednesday.

05/02/2014

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Former N.J. Entertainment Firm Controller Accused Of Stealing From Business

The former controller of a New Jersey entertainment business stood accused Tuesday of stealing nearly $200,000 from the firm.

04/15/2014

Kashif Parvaiz, Nazish Noorani

Prosecutors: Man Charged In Wife’s Slaying In Boonton Wanted Others Dead

A murder shocked the quiet community of Boonton, N.J. nearly three years ago, and prosecutors this week said the husband wanted three other people killed.

03/10/2014

Kashif Parvaiz (L) and Nazish Noorani (R) (credit: CBS 2)

Mass. Woman Pleads Guilty To Murder In Boonton Slaying

Antoinette Stephen pleaded guilty to murder, conspiracy and weapons offenses in the August 2011 slaying of 27-year-old Nazish Noorani.

05/29/2013

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Transform Father’s Day Into The Adventure Of A Lifetime

Want to do something fun with your dad for Father’s Day? Check out these exciting activities that are sure to be an adventure!

05/28/2013

Mugshots of Kashif Parvaiz and Antoinette Stephen (credit: Morris County Prosecutor's Office/Handout)

Lawyers For Man Accused In Boonton Wife Slay Want Charges Dismissed

An attorney for Kashif Parvaiz filed papers ahead of a Wednesday court appearance, arguing the prosecution withheld evidence from a grand jury.

03/06/2013

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Brandon Jacobs Pays Back 6-Year-Old Giants Fan With Unforgettable Day

The youngster got a $5 bill from Jacobs, a signed helmet and a day of fun that he’ll never forget. Not bad for $3.36.

06/21/2012

Mugshots of Kashif Parvaiz and Antoinette Stephen (credit: Morris County Prosecutor's Office/Handout)

Kashif Parvaiz, Antionette Stephen Indicted In ’11 Fatal Boonton Shooting

Kashif Parvaiz and Antionette Stephen face murder, conspiracy and weapons charges in the killing of Nazish Noorani last August.

06/15/2012

Some homeowners in Boonton, New Jersey say they fear their homes might fall into the Rockaway River after Hurricane Irene eroded the slope they are located on. (credit: CBS 2)

Boonton Residents Living On The Edge Look To Jersey City, FEMA For Help

A chunk of a Boonton slope was ravaged by the Rockaway River during Hurricane Irene and almost a year later, several homes are teetering on the edge. But no one is fixing the problem because the slope is owned by Jersey City.

05/23/2012

Mugshots of Kashif Parvaiz and Antoinette Stephen (credit: Morris County Prosecutor's Office/Handout)

Kashif Parvaiz Heard Panicking, Shouting On 911 Call Moments After Wife Killed In Boonton

A chilling 911 call has been released in the murder that shocked a quiet New Jersey suburb.

09/28/2011

Mugshots of Kashif Parvaiz and Antoinette Stephen (credit: Morris County Prosecutor's Office/Handout)

Bail Increased To $3 Million For Kashif Parvaiz In Fatal Boonton Shooting Of His Wife

Kashif Parvaiz, originally from Brooklyn, and Antoinette Stephen of Billerica, Mass., are charged with murdering Parvaiz’s wife, Pakistani-born Nazish Noorani.

08/23/2011

Martin Ragusa with Kashif Parvaiz, Nazish Noorani and their son (credit: Handout via CBS 2)

Real Estate Swindle Behind Nazish Noorani’s Shooting In Boonton?

Kashif Parvaiz, 26, apparently found out just hours before his wife was shot in the chest that he was in line to collect $2 million in a real estate deal.

08/22/2011

Kashif Parvaiz (L) and Nazish Noorani (R) (credit: CBS 2)

Relatives: Nazish Noorani, Mother Killed While Walking With Son In Boonton, Confronted Husband Kashif Parvaiz About Alleged Affair

A New Jersey woman who was shot and killed while walking with her son and husband, who has been charged with plotting his wife’s murder with another woman, was fearing for her life months before she was killed.

08/21/2011

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