Edgewater

A fire rips through an apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (Credit: Jesse Zanger/CBS New York)

NJ Firefighters Say Better Building Codes Could Prevent Catastrophic Blazes

Firefighters in New Jersey said the flames that roared through a huge building in Edgewater could have been stopped easily, with better building codes.

08/23/2015

John Sterling speaks at The Jorge Posada Foundation's Decade of Difference celebration in 2011. (Photo by Amy Sussman/Getty Images for Jorge Posada Foundation)

Stories From Main Street: Yankees Announcer John Sterling Helping Neighbors After Devastating Fire With Star-Studded Fundraiser

Sterling and his radio partner, Suzyn Waldman, will host a fundraiser with sports celebrities Thursday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at D&D’s Restaurant & Pub in New City, New York.

02/23/2015

Smoke can been seen billowing from a massive fire at an apartment complex in Edgewater, NJ on Jan. 22, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Report: Workers Who Sparked Edgewater Fire Never Called 911

Documents show maintenance workers who sparked a fire that destroyed an apartment complex in New Jersey never called 911 for help.

02/11/2015

Smoke rises from an apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, following a massive fire. (Credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS880)

Yankees Radio Announcer Plans Fundraiser To Help Edgewater Fire Victims

A charity fundraiser is being planned in the form of a celebrity meet and greet in New City.

02/09/2015

Smoke rises from an apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, following a massive fire. (Credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS880)

Schwartz: John Sterling To Host Benefit For Those Displaced By Edgewater Fire

The “Celebrity Meet and Greet” featuring sportscasters, former Yankees greats andGiants players will take place on Thursday, February 26 in New City, N.Y.

02/09/2015

Smoke continues to rise from an apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, following a massive fire. (Credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS880)

Bill Targets Lightweight Wood Construction In New Jersey

A New Jersey lawmaker wants to freeze new multi-family developments from using the same lightweight wood construction that was used in an Edgewater apartment complex.

02/06/2015

A fire rips through an apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (Credit: Jesse Zanger/CBS New York)

911 Calls Suggest Confusion During Edgewater, N.J. Apartment Complex Fire

Authorities on Friday released 911 calls from the fire last week that devastated a sprawling apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey.

01/30/2015

Smoke can been seen billowing from a massive fire at an apartment complex in Edgewater, NJ on Jan. 22, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

2nd Lawsuit Filed In Edgewater Apartment Complex Fire

A mother and daughter who lived in the Avalon at Edgewater sued AvalonBay Communities for damages Thursday, asserting they suffered mental anguish and emotional distress in addition to economic loss.

01/30/2015

Smoke can been seen billowing from a massive fire at an apartment complex in Edgewater, NJ on Jan. 22, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Tenants File Class Action Lawsuit In Wake Of Massive Fire At Edgewater, NJ, Apartment Complex

Two tenants of an apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey that was mostly destroyed in a fire have filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of all residents.

01/28/2015

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Residents Of Remaining Edgewater Apartment Complex Structure Return Home Following Fire

Hundreds of people who live in the surviving structure of a northern New Jersey apartment complex that was mostly destroyed by a fire this week have returned to their homes.

01/24/2015

Donations for victims of a massive fire at an apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey are seen on Jan. 23, 2015. (credit: Valerie Castro/CBS2)

Donations Pour In For Victims Of Massive Fire At Edgewater, NJ Apartment Complex

Everything from shoes to clothing and even children’s toys filled up a collection center Friday at the City Place shopping center on River Road in Edgewater.

01/23/2015

Smoke can been seen billowing from a massive fire at an apartment complex in Edgewater, NJ on Jan. 22, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Officials: Maintenance Work Caused Massive Edgewater, NJ, Apartment Complex Fire

Maintenance workers fixing a leak and using a torch is what started the massive fire at an Edgewater, N.J., apartment complex fire, officials said Thursday night.

01/22/2015

A fire rips through an apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (Credit: Jesse Zanger/CBS New York)

Experts Weigh In On Why Edgewater Apartment Complex Fire Spread So Fast

The fire that destroyed the Avalon at Edgewater apartment complex in Edgewater, New Jersey has been ruled an accident – but why did it spread with such a devastating affect?

01/22/2015

The ruins from the fire that destroyed the Avalon at Edgewater apartment complex. (Credit: Meg Baker/CBS2)

Devastated Residents Of Burned Edgewater, N.J. Complex Wonder How To Start Over

Hundreds of people were wondering what to do next Thursday, after their homes were destroyed by a devastating fire that ripped through a huge Edgewater, New Jersey apartment complex.

01/22/2015

Smoke can been seen billowing from a massive fire at an apartment complex in Edgewater, NJ on Jan. 22, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

John Sterling, Radio Voice Of The Yankees, OK After Devastating Edgewater Blaze

John Sterling fears he’s left with just the clothes on his back — though it could have been much worse.

01/22/2015

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