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Truck suspended over the Hackensack River (Credit: CBS 2)

Truck Goes Off N.J. Roadway, Dangles Over Hackensack River

Traffic was shut down on the roadway while crews worked to stabilize, then lift the truck back up.

05/17/2014

Downed wires in Cliffside Park as a result of Sandy (credit: Dev Zaveri)

More Than 1 Million Customers In New Jersey Still Without Power

For many in New Jersey, it has been days since they saw power, all courtesy of Superstorm Sandy. The utility companies are working around the clock to get the electricity flowing.

11/02/2012

Elizabeth Moore cars ends up in the Hackensack River. (credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Woman Rescued After Driving Car Into Hackensack River

Elizabeth Moore is now in good health and good spirits after an ill-fated trip to the car wash.

07/23/2012

Route 3 bridge construction

Slew Of Accidents On Route 3 Bridge Over Hackensack River Leads To Extensive Roadwork

There were three accidents in a single day and 20 in the space of a month. Cops say a stretch of Route 3 in Bergen County is so dangerous the state may need to take drastic action.

12/09/2011

An NJ Transit train is seen at Penn Station - New York, NY - Oct 26, 2010 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Morning Amtrak Power Problems Snarl NJ Transit, Highlight Aging Infrastructure

Amtrak officials are eyeing an electrical substation in Richmond, Va., as the possible source of a voltage problem that halted trains between New York and Philadelphia.

06/23/2011

Christie Wants Money To Repair Newark Rail Bridge

Gov. Chris Christie killed plans for a Hudson River tunnel, but now he wants money for a bridge over the Hackensack River.

05/13/2011

The Hackensack River (credit: state.nj.us)

Rescuers Pull Father, Son From Hackensack River

Rescuers in northern New Jersey pulled a man and his 11-year-old son out of the Hackensack River on Sunday after the boy fell from a boat and his dad jumped in to save him.

04/10/2011

Passaic River - Elmwood Park, NJ - File Photo

New Rule Puts Access To NJ Urban Waterfronts In Jeopardy

“The citizens of, in this case, New Jersey, they own the waterfront,” says Hackensack Riverkeeper Bill Sheehan. “People own the waterfront. The people.”

03/24/2011

NJ Transit's Frank R. Lautenberg Secaucus Junction Station - Secaucus, NJ - File Photo

Downed Wire Repaired On Northeast Corridor

Amtrak has repaired the wire and train delays are easing.

03/11/2011