Burlington County

Police on the scene of a shooting in Tabernacle, NJ. (credit: CBS Philadelphia)

State Police: 2 Children Dead, Woman And Boy Injured In NJ Home Shooting

New Jersey State Police said a boy and a girl are dead in a shooting that left two others wounded inside a home in southern New Jersey.

11/20/2014

Rep. Rob Andrews (D-N.J.) has announced he's retiring from Congress after 23 years in office. (credit: andrews.house.gov)

12-Term South Jersey Rep. Andrews Announces Resignation

The 56-year-old is leaving the Capitol on Feb. 18. He intends to join a law firm with offices in Washington. He says the job just opened and he “had to make a decision this weekend.”

02/04/2014

A brush fire burns in Suffolk County on April 9, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Wind-Fueled Brush Fires Continue To Wreak Havoc On L.I.; NYC, Southern N.J. Also Battling Flames

Several major brush fires continued to burn Monday night in the Tri-State Area. Among the most serious is a fire in Suffolk County, where officials spent the evening coordinating efforts with state authorities and the National Guard.

04/09/2012

Classroom (file / credit: clipart.com)

Ex-N.J. Lawmaker Now Heads Community College Board

Officials cited Joe Malone’s long career as an educator and his work in the state assembly, where he served several years as the GOP’s ranking member on the Budget Committee.

02/26/2012

State Police on the scene of a bus crash - Chesterfield, NJ - Feb 16, 2012 (credit: Levon Putney / WCBS 880)

Officials: 17 Children Injured, 1 Killed In South Jersey School Bus Crash

Authorities say 17 students were injured when a school bus collided with a dump truck, killing the daughter of a state trooper and critically injuring two other children.

02/16/2012

Marijuana plant

Medical Marijuana Group Drops Lawsuit Against NJ Town

The Compassionate Care Foundation had sued Westampton shortly after the Burlington County town’s Land Development Board voted last month to reject its proposed facility in a vacant warehouse.

02/11/2012

Stabbing File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Abdulrahim Sulaiman Charged In Alleged Stabbing At NJ Gas Station

Burlington County prosecutors say Abdulrahim Sulaiman of Bridgeport, Conn., attacked a 43-year-old fuel delivery driver at a Mansfield gas station around 6 a.m. Friday and attempted to stab an attendant who came to the driver’s aid.

08/05/2011

Morris County, NJ (file / credit: Morris County Tourism Bureau)

Morris County Tops Quality Of Life List In New Jersey Survey

The results are in from a new survey on the quality of life in the counties of New Jersey.

08/02/2011

Power crews on Route 9 in Ossining (credit: Terry Sheridan/1010 WINS)

Thousands Lose Power After Storms Slam Tri-State Area

Thousands of people were left without power Saturday after storms slammed parts of the Tri-state area Friday night, knocking down trees and power lines.

07/30/2011

Margo Pellegrino (credit: Twitter)

NJ Mom Scraps Try For 127-Mile Ocean Coastline Paddle Attempt

Margo Pellegrino, of Medford Lakes, ended her attempt — meant to raise money for childhood cancer research — Tuesday afternoon near Barnegat Light due to rough conditions.

07/13/2011

Pedestrian crossing sign (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Report Examines Pedestrian Deaths In NY, NJ

A new national report on pedestrian safety shows the New York, New Jersey area as having some of the country’s most dangerous streets.

05/25/2011

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NJ Man Charged In Infant Son’s Death

MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. (AP) — Authorities in southern New Jersey say a man smothered his 4-week-old son with a pillow when the infant would not stop crying, then left him alone when he realized the […]

11/14/2010

Terry Dusseault Sr., left, and son Terry Dusseault Jr./State Police

AMBER Alert Canceled for 8-Year-Old NJ Boy

Authorities in New Jersey found a registered sex offender and his 8-year-old son who were the focus of an AMBER Alert.

08/25/2010