One particular beetle from Asia -- the Emerald Ash Borer -- has caused the State Department of Agriculture to issue a warning (NJ Dept. of Agriculture)

Emerald Ash Borer Beetle Causes Trouble For NJ Residents

The exotic bugs, known for their bright color, attacked ash trees near a Bridgewater strip mall.


A look at a snow Rockland County on Jan. 26, 2015. (credit: Thomas Vislocky)

NJ Teens Offering Shoveling Services Stopped By Cops Due To Town Ordinance

Two high schoolers who say they were just trying to make some money are now in hot water.


Suspect wanted in connection with assault in Bridgewater, N.J. (credit: Bridgewater Township  Police)

Bridgewater Police Release Sketch Of Suspect In Assault Case

A woman told police she was sitting on the back porch of her North Mountain Avenue home around 10 p.m. last Wednesday when a man confronted her and began beating her with a blunt force object, officials said.


Students have been ordered to delete any inappropriate pictures after a spate of sexting at Bridgewater-Raritan Regional High School in New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Bridgewater, N.J. Students Warned To Delete Photos After Sexting Outbreak

At yet another high school in New Jersey Wednesday, students were being warned to get rid of inappropriate pictures on their cellphones or face the consequences.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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


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.


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

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.