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A twitter picture shows the receipt in question  which went viral and sparked an outpouring of support for a New Jersey waitress. (Credit @TheBaxterBean via Twitter)

Report: Waitress Returns Donations As Questions Surface About Viral Receipt

A woman who worked as a waitress at a Bridgewater, N.J. restaurant was left looking for a new job on Saturday, according to a published report.

12/07/2013

NJ Transit train - File / Photo: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images

Police Officer Injured After NJ TRANSIT Train Hits Patrol Car

The Bridgewater Patrol car was responding to the track to check on a possible trespasser.

11/07/2013

A construction worker was seriously injured in Bridgewater, N.J., after he touched a live power line, police said. (credit: CBS 2)

Construction Worker Nearly Electrocuted In Bridgewater, N.J.

The man was outside trying to determine why the house had lost power when he touched a live grounding wire.

09/03/2013

Generic Police File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Dozens Of Mailboxes Vandalized In Bridgewater, N.J.

Residents near the Van Holten School in Bridgewater, N.J., had some unexpected home repair projects this weekend, following dozens of acts of vandalism.

07/07/2013

Handicap Parking (file/credit: clipart)

NJ Changes Handicap Parking Rules To Crack Down On Abusers

People with disabilities will now be required to have their medical conditions recertified every three years to qualify for New Jersey’s handicapped parking privileges.

05/22/2013

BRHS Fights

N.J. School District Wants To Know Who Put Up Fight Videos On Facebook

The videos were recorded at Bridgewater-Raritan High School, and were posted on a “BRHS Fights” Facebook page that opened last week.

03/26/2013

Vultures (credit: Bob Marhold)

N.J. Communities Stringing Up Carcasses To Keep Troublesome Vultures Away

New Jersey communities from one of the state to the other have had it with vultures, and have strung up vulture carcasses this winter to drive away flocks of the damaging birds.

03/11/2013

Vultures (credit: Bob Marhold)

Vultures Making Things Uneasy For Residents Of Bridgewater, N.J.

Residents in Bridgewater said they have been recently spotting more and more vultures in their area — to the tune of more than a hundred.

03/07/2013

Gov. Chris Christie and his wife Mary Pat at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Israel - Apr 3, 2012 (credit: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office)

Christie: No Time Wasted In Israel; Arab Group: Trip Was ‘One-Sided’

The first-term Republican says his first foreign trip was designed to tout business and trade opportunities in New Jersey for Israelis. It also helped him get a better grasp of the unique security challenges facing the volatile region

04/12/2012

Handicap Parking (file/credit: clipart)

Bridgewater Police Cracking Down On Illegal Handicap Parking Permits

Bridgewater police have written tickets worth $163,000 this year to motorists for allegedly using handicap parking placards that belong to dead relatives.

11/22/2011

Flooding at the superfund site caused by Hurricane Irene. (credit: epa.gov)

Cleanup Resumes At American Cyanamid Superfund Site In Bridgewater

According to EPA spokesperson Bonnie Bellow, about 200 million gallons of water flooded the property and electricity was “totally knocked out” by the storms.

10/07/2011

(credit: CBS 2)

Raging Rivers Rise As New Jersey Residents Face More Flooding Woes

The situation has become bitterly familiar along the swollen Passaic River: More rain, and more flooding.

09/08/2011

Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Serious Flooding Concerns Remain In N.J.

Floodwaters rose all across New Jersey, closing roads from side streets to major highways as Irene, the first hurricane to make landfall in the state in more than a century, weakened and moved on, leaving more than 600,000 homes and businesses without power.

08/28/2011

(credit: Edison Wetlands Association)

Raritan River In Central New Jersey Set To Become Hot Fishing Spot

Thanks to a pollution settlement from a lawsuit, the state now has money to rip out three dams in the Raritan River in Somerset County.

07/24/2011

Bed Bugs On A Man's Arm (file / credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Tri-State Area Offices Take Precautions As Bed Bugs Make A Comeback

Not only do offices have to worry about keeping bed bugs out of the workplace, they also have to try to keep employees from blaming each other for the problem.

07/08/2011

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