Fair Lawn

'Samson' the rooster in Fair Lawn, New Jersey. (credit: CBS 2)

Fair Lawn Homeowner Says He Won’t Get Rid Of Roosters And Chickens Despite Complaints

There is crowing and there is nuisance crowing. The distinction between the two depends on who you ask surrounding the backyard full of chickens, cats, dogs and a fully-grown rooster named “Samson” in Fair Lawn.

07/02/2012

Natalie Akselrod (inset) and her children. (credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Mom Charged With Endangerment Says Leaving Twins In Car Was ‘Lapse Of Judgment’

Natalie Akselrod said she made the mistake of leaving her 6-month-old twin boys, Asher and Neftali, in her mini-van for a split second as she ran into a CVS to get a prescription for one of one the boys.

05/22/2012

Police released this surveillance image of a suspect who they say is part of the Oxycodone ring. (credit: Glen Rock Police Department)

Police: Suspects Used Stolen Doc’s Pad To Fill Oxycodone Prescriptions In N.J., N.Y.

An incident on April 25 tipped off authorities to the drug ring after a woman successfully filled out a prescription at a Glen Rock pharmacy and another man showed up an hour later trying to fill the same prescription.

05/16/2012

Naomi Kutin (credit: CBS 2)

‘World’s Strongest Girl’ Shows Off Her Power Lifting Skills At N.J. Home

Naomi Kutin looks and acts like the typical 10-year-old, but she’s anything but typical. She is a world-class power lifter and world-record holder.

05/08/2012

Controversial Billboard - Fair Lawn, NJ - Jan 20, 2012 (credit: Sean Adams / WCBS 880)

‘Can’t Pee’ Billboard Offends Some In Fair Lawn

You might take offense, then again you might not. The slang term for urination that rhymes with “tee” is on a yellow billboard along Broadway in Fair Lawn.

01/20/2012

Surveillance photo of Bergen County holiday burglary suspect (credit: CBS 2)

Police Release Surveillance Photo Of NJ Holiday Burglary Suspect

Since last Sunday, houses in Leonia, Fair Lawn, Tenafly and Englewood have been hit. Police say they’ve stolen electronic equipment and cash.

12/10/2011

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PSE&G: Power Restored To Thousands Affected By Outage

A supply line problem in Wayne left about 15,000 utility customers without power in parts of New Jersey on Tuesday.

11/29/2011

Ezra Fineman (credit: Robin Fineman)

Bergen County Toddler Needs Bone Marrow Donation And Your Help

Ezra Fineman is a 2-year-old Fair Lawn boy who loves the alphabet, music, and his tricycle and he needs your help to stay alive.

11/19/2011

NJ Gov. Chris Christie (credit: Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

Gov. Chris Christie Signs NJ Public Employees Benefits Bill

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has signed landmark employee benefits legislation requiring a half-million public workers to pay more for pension and health benefits.

06/28/2011

Gov. Chris Christie (credit: Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

NJ Public Workers Pension Contributions Bill Heads To Senate Monday

Since the New Jersey Assembly approved the employee benefits bill and the supplemental measure Thursday, it’s now up to the Democrat-controlled Senate to cross the last “T” before sending the legislation to Governor Chris Christie.

06/26/2011

New Jersey Statehouse - Trenton, NJ - File Photo

Thousands Protest As Vote On NJ Public Worker Benefits Nears

Thousands of unionized public workers protested outside the Statehouse against legislation that would require a half-million government employees to make sharply higher health care and pension contributions.

06/23/2011

Governor Chris Christie  (Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)

Gov. Christie Holds Town Hall As Legislators Grapple With Budget, Public Worker Pensions

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie heads to North Jersey to hold his 20th town hall of the year as big issues loom at the Statehouse. Wednesday’s town hall event is being held at the Fair Lawn Community Center.

06/22/2011

Police investigate Fair Lawn blast (credit: CBS 2)

Pipe Bomb Loaded With Nails Explodes In Fair Lawn, N.J.

An investigation is ongoing following a terrifying explosion rocks a small town in Bergen County on Sunday night. A pipe bomb sent shrapnel flying into yards and homes

06/06/2011

A raccoon is seen on a golf course - Lake Buena Vista, FL - Nov 12, 2009 - Photo: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images

Pet Owners On Alert For Rabies In North Jersey

Fair Lawn’s health officer is sounding the alarm.

09/29/2010

Photo/Steve Sandberg

NJ Cops Struck By Fleeing Suspects’ Car

Officials say two northern New Jersey police officers are recovering after being struck by shoplifting suspects in a fleeing vehicle.

09/02/2010

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