Christine Sloan

An NJ TRANSIT bus (credit: CBS2)

Possibility Of NJ TRANSIT Fare Hike Riles Up Riders

Some riders said they’re already seeing a deterioration in service and questioned why they should be asked to pay more.

02/26/2015

This couple is living in fear in Lakewood, New Jersey after testifying against a gang member in the murder of a police officer. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Couple Living In Fear After Testifying In Lakewood, N.J. Cop’s Murder Trial

A couple witnessed a murder and testified against the suspect, but now, they are living in fear. They gave their first interview to CBS2’s Christine Sloan on Wednesday.

02/25/2015

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie delivers his budget address for fiscal year 2016 to the Legislature on Feb. 24, 2015, in Trenton, N.J. (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Christie Proposes $33.8 Billion Budget For Next Fiscal Year

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Tuesday proposed a massive restructuring of the public employees’ pension system as he presented a budget proposal for the upcoming fiscal year that does not respond to a judge’s ruling calling on the state to put an additional $1.57 billion into the system in the current fiscal year.

02/24/2015

Justin Bozinta (credit: NJ Office Of The Attorney General)

East Orange Wrestling Coach Appears In Court On Child Porn, Drug Charges

Justin Bozinta, 37, is the wrestling coach at East Orange Campus High School and a middle school teacher at the Costley Middle School in East Orange.

02/20/2015

Justin Bozinta (credit: NJ Office Of The Attorney General)

Authorities: East Orange Wrestling Coach Charged With Child Porn, Growing Pot

Acting Attorney General John Hoffman said Thursday that 37-year-old Justin Bozinta, of Rosselle, is charged with third-degree possession of child pornography and faces first-degree drug charges.

02/19/2015

Kashif Parvaiz, Nazish Noorani

Ex-Lover And Admitted Hit Woman Testifies In Murder Trial Of Boonton Husband

A Boonton, New Jersey man on trial Wednesday in the murder of his wife faced a former lover and alleged accomplice who admitted to carrying out the murder.

02/18/2015

Rescuers on the scene at Sandy Hook Bay on Feb. 17, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

3 Rescued From Icy Waters Off Sandy Hook Bay In Middletown, N.J.

Footage from the scene showed rescuers, wearing protective gear, dragging one woman across the surface of the icy waters in a basket.

02/17/2015

A Toy guy that was converted to a real weapon (Credit: CBS2)

NJ Police Organization Issues Warning On Toy Guns Turned Into Real Weapons

The NYPD and New Jersey police departments have also been sending their officers the alerts on toy guns turned into real weapons.

02/16/2015

Louis and Lucille Kramer of Tinton Falls, N.J. (credit: CBS2)

Seniors Share Their Tips For An Enduring Love

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, seniors whose marriages have endured decades shared their secrets.

02/11/2015

Students take the computer-based PARCC test at a New Jersey school. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: N.J. Education Chief Says Controversial Exam Is Good For Students

Some New Jersey parents have come out so strongly against a new computer-based math and language arts test that they have refused to allow their children to take the exam – but state education officials have rushed to its defense.

02/10/2015

An ad is placed on a school bus in Jackson, N.J.  (credit: CBS2)

School Bus Ads Get Rolling In New Jersey

Like other districts looking to close budget gaps, Jackson is forced to deal with a 2-percent cap on property taxes, which fund schools in New Jersey.

02/10/2015

FILE -- Residential streets close to the shore remain flooded following Hurricane Sandy, on October 30, 2012 in Belmar, New Jersey. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Belmar Launches ‘Home By Summer’ Initiative For Final 2 Families Displaced By Sandy

One Jersey shore town is coming together to help its last two families displaced by Superstorm Sandy.

02/05/2015

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Bergen, Passaic County Towns Conserving Salt Due To Morton Shortage

Clearing roads and walks is going to be a whole lot harder for some towns in New Jersey because all the snow is taking a toll and salt supplies are running low.

02/04/2015

Homeowners say property taxes are on the rise in New Jersey, despite a cap. (Credit: CBS2)

NJ Homeowners Feel The Pinch As Property Taxes Rise Despite Cap

High property taxes have some homeowners in New Jersey feeling the pinch, taxes went up dramatically in 2014 despite a cap.

02/03/2015

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Rather Than Banning Alcohol, NJ College Combats Binge Drinking Through Education

Dartmouth College is making a bold move to combat binge drinking and sex assaults on campus by banning all hard liquor, beginning this spring. But is that the right approach?

01/30/2015

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