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Police Seek 2 Suspects In Shooting Death Of New Jersey Rapper

Zaire Cromedy, 21, of New Brunswick and 28-year-old Antwan Cromedy, of Bound Brook, both face first-degree murder charges in the death of 28-year-old Eric Andrews Jr., whose stage name was E-9.

12/31/2013

Vandalized Statue At St. Mary's Church In Franklin Township (credit: CBS Philly)

8 Statues Damaged At New Jersey Church

Officials believe the vandalism occurred between 2 a.m. and 4 a.m. Thursday outside St. Mary’s Church in Franklin Township.

09/20/2013

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New Jersey Chiropractor Gets 6 Years For Insurance Scam

A New Jersey chiropractor was sentenced to six years in prison Monday, for his part in a scheme to recruit accident victims as patients and send fraudulent bills to insurance companies.

04/01/2013

Barbara Buono (credit: Barbara Buono for Governor)

Gubernatorial Candidate Barbara Buono Cited After Not Wearing Seatbelt In Car Crash

The state senator suffered facial cuts in the crash in Franklin Township Monday.

02/12/2013

Franklin Inn - Franklin Township, NJ (credit: Preservation New Jersey)

Preservation New Jersey Lists State’s Most Endangered Historic Places

Some of New Jersey’s historic sites are on the verge of withering away. So a group has come up with a list to draw attention to them, WCBS 880′s Levon Putney reported.

05/17/2012

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Victim’s Mother Blasts Driver In N.J. Fatal Hit-And-Run: ‘You Killed My Daughter!’

A devastated mother lashed out inside a New Jersey courtroom on Friday as the man who killed her daughter in Franklin Township learned his fate. She said his punishment does not go far enough.

04/13/2012

Mauvette Daley Mattandeen (credit: Handout/Somerset County Prosecutor's Office)

Officials: N.J. Woman Accused Of Attacking Husband With Cooking Oil, Axe, Surrenders

Mauvette Mattandeen, 41, surrendered to detectives around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, said Somerset County Prosecutor Geoffrey Soriano. She faces attempted murder and weapons charges, and her bail was set at $500,000 cash

04/11/2012

Grackle Swarm (file / credit: freewheeler2go / YouTube)

Massive Grackle Swarm Visits Hunterdon County

It sounds like something out of the Old Testament, but there’s nothing ominous here.

01/12/2012

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Weather Continues To Hamper NJ Bear Hunters

Hunters killed 17 bears on Wednesday and 52 on Tuesday. That compares to 257 during the first day of the hunt on Monday.

12/08/2011

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NJ Bear Hunt Slows Amid Wet Weather

The number of kills dropped sharply in the rain with hunters bagging 52 bruins on Tuesday. That’s down from 257 on the first day of the hunt Monday.

12/07/2011

Black Bear (file / credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

200 Bears Killed On 1st Day Of Controversial NJ Bear Hunt

The state says it has to reduce the black bear population in because there are too many bear-human encounters. However, opponents argue it’s about trophies, rugs and politics.

12/05/2011

Marijuana plant

Multiple Sclerosis Patient In New Jersey Appealing Marijuana Conviction

John Wilson, of Franklin Township in Somerset County, said he used the drug to treat his condition. However, he says he wasn’t allowed to tell that to the jury in his 2009 trial.

08/16/2011

Generic Hospital Bed File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Two Escape Serious Injury In Northern NJ Plane Crash

Two people escaped serious injury when a small plane crashed in northern New Jersey on Saturday afternoon.

04/02/2011

Prison Cell Block - Credit: AP

Ex-Track Coach Gets Jail Term For Sex With Student

A former southern New Jersey high school track coach who had a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old student has been sentenced to six years in prison.

02/20/2011

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NJ Parishioners Stage Sit-In At Their Own Church

St. Mary’s in Gloucester County’s Franklin Township has been closed since Nov. 9 due to a furnace problem.

01/04/2011