East Brunswick

Daniel Nieto. (NYPD)

Police: Suspect In Rape Of 7-Year-Old Staten Island Girl Arrested In NJ

Daniel Nieto was taken into custody Tuesday in East Brunswick and is facing extradition back to Staten Island, police said. Charges are pending.

08/19/2015

Jacqui Wilson of Australia runs to rescue truck driver Dale Miller, whose pants were on fire after his truck exploded in a crash on the New Jersey Turnpike on Wednesday, Aug. 12. (Credit: CBS2)

Australian Visitors Jump In To Rescue Truck Driver In NJ Turnpike Explosion

A pair of Australians visiting New Jersey this week raced to the rescue of a truck driver who was on fire.

08/13/2015

crews work to finish repairs on the NJ Turnpike in East Brunswick after a fiery crash on Aug. 13, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Section Of New Jersey Turnpike Reopens After Fiery Truck Crash In East Brunswick

Traffic was allowed back on the northbound truck lanes between Interchanges 6 and 9 Thursday after crews finished cleaning up from Wednesday night’s crash.

08/13/2015

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Police: EMT Killed After Car Slams Into Ambulance In East Brunswick

The accident happened around 8 a.m. at the intersection of Ryder Lane and Cranbury Road in East Brunswick.

07/25/2015

Donations poured in for a teen hockey player who suffered a serious spinal cord injury last year. (Credit: CBS2)

Holiday Light Display Raises Nearly $14,000 For Teen With Spinal Cord Injury

Holiday lights are fun and festive, but one light display is helping to change lives.

01/02/2015

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Bronx Man Charged In Several N.J. Home Burglaries

Bail has been set at $500,000 for a New York City man accused of breaking into numerous homes in central New Jersey over the past year.

12/02/2014

The scene of a house fire and explosion in East Brunswick, NJ on Sept. 17, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Crews Find Body Inside Home After Fire, Explosion In East Brunswick

The explosion rocked the quiet neighborhood just after 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.

09/17/2014

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New Jersey Man Pleads Guilty To Child Porn Distribution

Armia Alber admitted that between March and July 2013, he was a member of an online peer-to-peer file sharing network and had more than 600 images or videos of children being sexually abused.

08/31/2014

A main break spews water onto Ryders Lane in New Brunswick, New Jersey, on July 3, 2014. (Credit: CBS 2)

Main Break Spews Water, Ties Up Traffic In North Brunswick

The 30-inch water main under Ryders Lane burst open, eating away some of the roadway as water gushed out.

07/03/2014

East Brunswick teenagers Jeff Zatkowski and Nicole Surace were killed in a car crash over the weekend. (credit CBS 2)

Teenage Couple Killed In Single-Car Crash In East Brunswick

Seventeen-year-old Jeff Zatkowski and his girlfriend, 18-year-old Nicole Surace, died Saturday night after he lost control of his car in East Brunswick.

12/02/2013

Jeffrey Szatkowski and Nicole Surace (Facebook)

2 New Jersey Teens Killed When Car Flips Over

Two central New Jersey teens were killed this weekend when their car ran off the roadway and overturned in a wooded area.

12/01/2013

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New Jersey Company Uses Tyvek To Create ‘Vegan’ Footwear

In this age when we are struggling with climate change and other environmental issues, people are looking for products that are eco-friendly.

10/10/2012

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At Least One Dead After Driver Hits Pedestrians In East Brunswick

Two pedestrians were killed and another was seriously injured when they were struck by a car in central New Jersey.

09/15/2012

School Cafeteria At Lunchtime (file/credit:CBS2)

Healthier School Lunch Menu Options Move To The Head Of The Class In New Jersey

“Lunch menus in schools will now feature more fruits and vegetables, more whole grains and only fat-free flavored or 1% white milk,” New Jersey Agriculture’s Food and Nutrition Director Rose Tricario told WCBS 880’s Levon Putney.

08/15/2012

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WCBS 880 Special Series: Where The Jobs Are – Part 4 – Second Careers

Sometimes getting downsized can have an upside, WCBS 880’s Wayne Cabot reported.

06/07/2012

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