Edgewater

A fire broke out on a pedestrian pier along the Hudson River in Edgewater on June 25, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Fire Breaks Out On Pedestrian Pier Along Hudson River In Edgewater

Investigators are trying to determine what ignited the flames on a pedestrian pier along the Hudson River in Edgewater.

06/25/2014

Siobhan Stokley was allegedly driving drunk when she struck Tony Tyson with her Hummer H2 in Edgewater, N.J. (credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Charges Upgraded Against Alleged Drunken Driver After NJ Victim Dies

A woman who prosecutors say was driving drunk when she allegedly struck a bicyclist in Bergen County last week will now face an upgraded charge following the man’s death.

05/12/2014

A NY Waterways ferry had difficulty maneuvering through ice on the Hudson River on Jan. 23, 2014. (credit: Jesse Zanger/CBSNewYork.com)

Bitter Cold Impacting Commute By Rail, Road And River

Chopper 2 captured a NY Waterway ferry slow to almost a complete stop as it maneuvered around ice Thursday morning.

01/23/2014

Monk Parakeet (file / credit: Ujorge via Wikipedia)

Effort On To Save Monk Parakeets Of Edgewater

When a contractor tore down tree nests built by a flock of monk parakeets along River Road near Route 5 in Edgewater, Alison Evans-Fragale rushed over and put up a man-made nesting platform.

12/14/2012

Eli Manning (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

With Minds On Sandy, Giants Doing Their Best To Prepare For Steelers

While the Giants prepare for Sunday’s game against the Steelers, the electronic equipment at the bottom of the locker of the NFC Defensive Player of the Week was a sign of another opponent the Giants are facing this week — the aftermath of Sandy.

10/31/2012

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Power Restored In Most Of Greenwich After Storm Downs Trees, Power Lines

Connecticut Light & Power said it is still working to restore power to 100 customers. Earlier Monday, virtually every home and business in Greenwich was without power.

08/06/2012

Aventine Condos complex (Credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS

Fairview Man Killed When SUV Falls About 100 Feet Into Patio Behind Condo Complex

After an SUV plowed through a fence on Gorge Road at around 2:40 on Saturday morning, it fell about 100 feet, smashing into a patio behind the Aventine Condos complex which is right off of River Road.

08/04/2012

The Binghamton (Photo: CBS 2)

End Of An Era For Revered 107-Year-Old N.J. Ferry Boat-Turned-Restaurant

Approach it from the water and you can see immediately why the old ferry boat has to go. The side has collapsed, the interior is open to the elements and the river washes in on the lower deck.

08/03/2012

Zenop Tuncer with the 1942 Mercedes (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Edgewater, N.J. Shop Owner Discovers Customer’s 1942 Mercedes Was Hitler’s General’s

Zenop Tuncer, who owns Euro Tech Motors in Edgewater, said the 1942 Mercedes 320 Cabriolet D convertible was purchased off the Internet for one of his customers.

07/09/2012

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NJ Modeling Company Charged With Consumer Fraud Following Over 200 Complaints

Kevin Fernandez, 16, said he thought the modeling agency would get him work, but instead it allegedly charged his mom $1,000 for a photo shoot and asked for hundreds more to promote him.

07/26/2011

Home for Sale (file / credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

WCBS 880 Special Series On Housing: Dress It Up And Sell It Off

In Jennifer Glussman’s home in Edgewater, New Jersey, you see a remarkable order for a place that’s home to a mom, a dad, two small children, and a Cocker Spaniel, too.

06/24/2011

The Throgs Neck Bridge's newest feathered inhabitants: Locust (with open beak), Edgewater and Bayside, named for communities near the bridge (credit: MTA)

Whoa Baby! Nine Peregrine Falcons Hatch Atop MTA Bridges

New York City is seeing a bit of a baby boom and not just at the Bronx Zoo.

06/01/2011

Drive4Rebecca RV (credit: Drive4Rebecca on Facebook)

New Jersey Dad And Daughter Hit The Road To Raise Money For Special Needs Families

Getting a decent education for special needs children can be difficult and that’s why one New Jersey dad and his daughter are hitting the road.

04/15/2011

The "Moira Smith," left, a New York Waterway ferry which caught fire on the Hudson River, is towed toward Port Imperial, Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011, in Weehawken, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Smoking Engine Forces Hudson Ferry Back To Dock

About five minutes into a trip around 9:30 a.m. an engine overheated on a New York Waterway ferry. The crew shut the engine down and called for help.

01/26/2011

shoppers

Last-Minute Shoppers Feel The Rush

The clock is ticking and stores are coming closer to closing as Christmas Eve comes to an end. But as those hours wind down, so do the opportunities to buy last-minute Christmas gifts.

12/24/2010