Christine Sloan

Portuguese Man of War Jellyfish

Health Officials Warn Of Dangerous Jellyfish-Like Creature Off Jersey Shore Coast

Jellyfish-like creatures are out in force and poison control officials are sending out a warning to those venturing into the water.

07/02/2015

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie officially announces 2016 presidential bid during event at Livingston High School on June 30, 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

Christie Officially Jumps Into Presidential Race

The Republican governor launched his campaign in the old gymnasium of Livingston High School in the town of Livingston, where he experienced some of his first political victories.

06/30/2015

UPS is accused in a lawsuit of charging different prices for same-sized packages. (Credit: CBS2)

Suit Claims UPS Charged Customers Different Rates For The Same Sized Packages

An allegation lodged by the Department of Consumer Affairs claims that Whole Foods mislabeled weights on pre-packaged foods.

06/26/2015

Jose Cruz

Family Distraught Over Death Of Teen In New Jersey Turnpike Crash

Jose Cruz was killed Wednesday when the car he was in flew off the New Jersey Turnpike and landed in a parking lot.

06/25/2015

Newark native Sharonda Coleman Singleton was among the nine people gunned down in the massacre at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina. (Credit: CBS2)

Family Mourns Newark Native Killed In Charleston Church Massacre

One of the nine victims of the massacre at a Charleston, South Carolina church this week was a New Jersey native.

06/19/2015

rumson trees

Rumson, New Jersey Residents Fight To Save Shade Trees

The trees are marked to be cut down because of the possibility they could damage the sidewalk.

06/15/2015

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.

06/05/2015

A rendering of the proposed Hard Rock Casino Meadowlands. (credit: Hard Rock International)

Officials Unveil Plans For New Hard Rock Casino At Meadowlands

Plans call for naming a new casino just outside New York City the Hard Rock Casino Meadowlands.

06/03/2015

Fire at a post office in New Brunswick, N.J. on June 1, 2015. (credit: Instagram/dclark0)

Transformer Explodes, Causes Fire At New Brunswick Post Office

Surrounding buildings, including the New Brunswick City Hall, were evacuated.

06/01/2015

Gov. Chris Christie in Belmar on Friday, May 29. (Credit: CBS2)

Christie: Reversal On Common Core Had Nothing To Do With Political Ambitions

The Common Core controversy in New Jersey has now taken on a political tone.

05/29/2015

A hulking mural that reigned as a landmark for decades in a northern New Jersey borough is making a comeback (Credit: Bergen Museum of Art and Science)

Art Studio To Resurrect Former Landmark New Jersey Mural

The mural once mounted on a department store in Paramus will be on display for the first time in more than two decades.

05/28/2015

Middletown hostage scene (CBS2)

NJ Father Holding Baby Hostage Fatally Shot By Monmouth County SWAT Team

A New Jersey man who was holding his 17-month-old son hostage was fatally shot by a member of the Monmouth County SWAT team, officials said.

05/27/2015

Steven Tyler performs onstage during the "American Idol" grand finale in Hollywood, California on May 13, 2015. (Credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Police In New Jersey Pull Plug On Steven Tyler Concert Hoax

West Windsor police have alerted area residents that Tyler will not be rocking the small pick-your-own strawberry farm, despite listings on concert websites saying otherwise.

05/27/2015

newark roaming toddler

Toddler Found Roaming Streets In Newark

A woman saw the toddler and immediately brought him to a firehouse on Sanford Avenue.

05/26/2015

Coney Island

Businesses, Beaches Ready For Summer From The Hamptons, To Coney Island, To The Jersey Shore

Memorial Day weekend kicks off the unofficial start to the summer, and many businesses are looking forward to a great season.

05/22/2015

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