Franklin Lakes

Residents say black bears are coming too close to home in Franklin Lakes. (Credit: CBS2)

Franklin Lakes Residents Say Black Bear Sightings Are Hitting Too Close To Home

The New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife said that there is work to be done as the black bear population continues to expand and increase throughout the state.


The Franklin Lakes borough logo. (Credit: Borough of Franklin Lakes)

Ramapough Lenape Nation: Keep Native American On Franklin Lakes Logo

Members of the Ramapough Lenape Nation want the northern New Jersey town of Franklin Lakes to keep an image of a Native American on its logo.


Sen. Robert Menendez (D-New Jersey) holds a news conference - Washington, DC - Aug 5, 2009 - Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

New Jersey Man Gets Two Years Probation For Campaign Violations

Benedetto Bigica, 46, of Elmwood Park apologized for his actions in a Newark federal court Tuesday after pleading guilty to a count of conspiring to violate the Federal Election Campaign Act.


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Express Scripts Cutting 115 Jobs In New Jersey

The nation’s largest pharmacy benefits manager is cutting its payroll.


Downed tree in Franklin Lakes (credit: Perry Bindelglass / Special to CBSNewYork)

In Northern New Jersey, Power Still Hit Or Miss Nearly A Week After Sandy

Many in New Jersey still don’t have power nearly a week after Sandy struck, but that doesn’t mean their next door neighbors are in the dark.


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Two N.J. Chimney, Gutter Cleaners Accused Of Ripping Off Customers

Customers filed over 50 complaints against Bergen County and Passaic County-based AAA Reliable and Old Reliable Construction.


Ramapo High School - Franklin Lakes, NJ (file / credit: Ramapo Indian Hills)

Wyckoff Teen Arrested For Making Terroristic Threat On Facebook

A 14-year-old Wyckoff girl has been arrested and charged with terroristic threats.


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Car Thefts Plague Bergen County; Residents Advised To Lock Vehicles

Police said organized gangs of thieves have been snatching expensive electronics from unlocked cars and in other instances stealing luxury vehicles.


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Police In NJ Suburbs Frustrated With Rash Of Thefts From Cars

For the past few weeks, thieves have been prowling Wyckoff and Franklin Lakes overnight, stealing wallets, cameras, iPads and GPS units from unlocked cars.


A burglary spree in northern New Jersey and southern New York State has left many residents on edge. (Credit: CBS 2)

Burglary Spree Leaves Residents On Edge In Northern N.J.

Residents were on edge in upscale areas of northern New Jersey, as cunning burglars ransacked ritzy homes in an elaborate crime spree.


New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (credit: AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Reality Star’s Hubby Steps Down From NJ Agency

Albert Manzo resigned from the North Jersey District Water Supply Commission, saying he didn’t want to become a distraction.


N.J. Gov. Chris Christie

NJ Governor Targets Reality Star’s Hubby

Gov. Christie suspended Albert Manzo and Michael Cricco from the North Jersey District Water Supply Commission, saying they abused the public’s trust.


Burglaries Have Franklin Lakes Residents On Edge

Burglars periodically target Franklin Lakes because it has very nice homes and an easy getaway on Route 208, but they typically strike when no one is at home.

WCBS 880–07/28/2010