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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.


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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.


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.


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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.


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.


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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


Routes 1 & 9 and the New Jersey Turnpike - Jersey City, NJ - Jan 4, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

1 & 9 Or The NJ Turnpike? It’s Time Vs. Tolls

What’s better, to take Routes 1 & 9 (toll free, but full of stop lights) or to use the New Jersey Turnpike (a toll road with no stop lights)?


Bus crash on Interstate-95 in the Bronx on Saturday, March 12, 2011 (credit: CBS 2)

WCBS 880 Tri-State Top 11 Of 2011: No. 10 – Tour Bus Crashes

A night of fun and gambling at Mohegan Sun in Connecticut ended with fifteen dead on I-95 on the Bronx – Westchester County Line, but the death didn’t end there.


Fiery Crash between a tractor-trailer and a tanker truck on the New Jersey Turnpike on Friday, Oct. 7, 2011 (credit: CBS 2)

Fiery Crash Between Tanker, Tractor-Trailer Closes Part Of NJ Turnpike For Hours

The wreck happened in East Brunswick. Police say that a tractor-trailer and a tanker truck collided and caught fire in the outer north bound lanes.


A black bear caused a scare in East Brunswick, roaming neighborhoods and climbing a tree. It was tranquilized and captured by authorities. (Credit: CBS 2)

Bear In Raritan Hit By Car, Climbs Tree

For the third time in two months, a bear stuck in a tree put on a show for some New Jersey residents.