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A child holds an umbrella as she walks to school during a snowstorm on February 13, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Parts Of Tri-State Area Could Wake-Up To White St. Patrick’s Day

Another major winter storm is headed to New Jersey, one that will likely drop several inches of heavy snow in southern areas but very little in the northern region.

03/16/2014

FILE - A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Long Island Man Believed Missing Off Of Cape May Coast

The Coast Guard on Saturday suspended its search off the New Jersey coast for a missing Long Island, man, a day after his sailboat was found adrift nine miles out to sea with no one aboard.

12/07/2013

The scene of a house explosion in Cape May, N.J. (credit: Jenn Bernstein/CBS 2)

2 People Remain In Critical Condition After House Explodes In Cape May, N.J.

The blast leveled the house and sent debris flying onto neighboring properties and into the street. Video from the scene shows there is little left of the home located on Atlantic Avenue.

11/08/2013

House Explodes in Cape May, NJ (CBS 2)

House Explodes In Cape May, N.J.

There is not much left to a house In South Jersey following an explosion Thursday afternoon.

11/07/2013

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The Tri-State Area’s 7 Best Weekend Getaways

Looking for a last minute Labor Day weekend escape?

CBS New York–08/28/2013

Vice President Joe Biden and New Jersey Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno survey damage from Sandy in Seaside Heights - Nov. 18, 2012 (credit: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office)

Stories From Main Street: Christie Pushes Sand Dunes On The Jersey Shore

Now that federal aid for recovery from Sandy is on the way, Gov. Chris Christie wants dunes from Cape May to Sandy Hook.

01/21/2013

Water breaches sand dunes in Belmar, NJ as Hurricane Sandy approaches on Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 (credit: Kathryn Brown/CBS 2)

Sandy Makes Landfall, Devastates Many Areas Of New Jersey

Wind gusts up to 89 mph were reported in Surf City on Long Beach Island, after Sandy made landfall.

10/29/2012

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Coast Guard Calls Off Search For Boat In Distress Off Of South Jersey coast

Coast Guard officials have suspended a search off the southern New Jersey coast that began after the agency received a mysterious distress call on Sunday morning.

06/17/2012

Coast Guard helicopter (credit: CBS 2)

Sailor Thought Missing Off N.J. Coast After Hurricane Irene Found Safe

Falcon A. Riley, 23, has been sailing alone for several weeks aboard a green-and-white 30-foot Hunter sailboat.

09/03/2011

Beachgoers in Cape May, New Jersey. (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

After Irene, Beaches In NY, NJ Open For Business Labor Day Weekend

From the Hamptons to the Jersey shore, officials and business owners alike want you to know the beaches are open this Labor Day weekend.

09/03/2011

This garage was washed down to Main Street in Prattsville from a block away.  A Greene County Sheriff's vehicle parked inside was heavily damaged. (credit: Tony Aiello, CBS 2)

An Earthquake And A Hurricane, Once In A Lifetime? Maybe Not

Hurricane Irene hit the Tri-State area just days after a 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck in Virginia and rolled its way across the Northeast, leaving many wondering if it was a once in a lifetime occurrence.

09/01/2011

Ramapo Reservation - Mahwah, NJ - Jul 18, 2009 (credit: Evan Bindelglass for WCBS 880)

What Do You Think When You Think New Jersey?

That question evoked a wide-range of answers from people who took a Fairleigh Dickinson University PublicMind phone survey as well as people who called into the WCBS 880 talkback line.

07/26/2011

Margo Pellegrino (credit: Twitter)

Margo Pellegrino, Medford Mom Paddleboarding For Cancer, Resumes Trip

A Burlington County mom resumed her attempt to paddleboard up the entire 127-mile New Jersey coast, hours after rip currents and a strong tide forced her to take a break.

07/12/2011

Jersey Shore (credit: CBS 2)

Poll: Most In Garden State Want To Visit Jersey Shore

The Monmouth University/NJ Press Media poll out Thursday finds 65 percent of respondents plan to visit the shore. That’s down slightly from last year.

05/26/2011

Wind turbines stand in the Baltic 1 offshore wind farm on April 29, 2011 in the Baltic Sea near Zingst, Germany. (Photo by Joern Pollex/Getty Images)

NJ Grants Final Permits For Offshore Wind Farm

The company planning to build what could be the nation’s first offshore wind farm has received the final New Jersey state permits needed for the project.

05/07/2011

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