Greg Kierce

Crews work to repair a water main break in Jersey City, NJ on Monday, Aug. 5, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Dozens Without Water After Main Breaks In Jersey City

About 60 families lost water after the 20-inch main broke around 12:30 a.m. at the corner of Sip and Bergen Avenues near the Journal Square PATH station.


FILE -- A person waits to cross the street during a rain storm in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Storms Bring Heavy Rain, Wind To Much Of Tri-State Area

Round two of wet weather settled over parts of the Tri-State Area on Thursday evening, pushing monthly rainfall totals within reach of the history books.


Police stand guard near beach homes that were damaged by Superstorm Sandy, on November 24, 2012 in Ortley Beach, New Jersey. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Post-Sandy Recovery Needs Focus Of Hearing In NJ

The state Senate Budget Committee invited mayors and emergency management officials to testify Monday in Toms River about their storm-recovery needs. The hearing is the first of several that will focus on helping residents recover.


The Jersey City skyline as seen from 345 Hudson Street - New York, NY - Feb 1, 2012 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

Some Jersey City 911 Calls Misdirected To NYC

It only costs a few seconds, says Jersey City OEM director Greg Kierce, but in an emergency seconds can count.


The Jersey City skyline is seen from New York, NY - Apr 29, 2007 - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Jersey City Mayor Calls Gas Pipeline Proposal ‘Terribly Dangerous’

Mayor Jerramiah Healy was sounding the alarm Tuesday because of concerns over the proposal’s proximity to critical infrastructure.