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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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Dad Of NJ Teen Accused Of Breaking Into Car Demands Alleged Victim Be Charged In Son’s Death

A 19-year-old former high school football player in New Jersey has died more than eight months after authorities said he was put into a chokehold while trying to break into a car. Now, his father is demanding the alleged car burglary victim be charged in Douglas Uhler’s death.


Bridgewater, N.J. mosque

Mosque Controversy Brewing In Bridgewater, N.J.

A mosque controversy is heating up in a New Jersey neighborhood, and many wonder if it’s due to traffic concerns or Muslim fears.


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NJ Jewelry Store Owner Killed In Apparent Murder-Suicide

Police officials said a gunman tried to hold up the Roy T. Jewelers store before shooting its owner and turning the gun on himself around 4:45 p.m. Monday.


Ex-Broker Faces Sentencing For Stealing From Clients

A former Connecticut securities broker faces sentencing for stealing more than $1.35 million from his clients.


NJ Woman Charged In 2 Heroin Overdose Deaths

ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — A 20-year-old New Jersey woman has been charged with selling heroin to two people who died after overdosing on the drug.


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N.J. Apartment Blaze Injures 2 Firefighters

Firefighters in Somerset County battled a four alarm fire that ripped through an apartment complex Wednesday.