Jersey City

Nearly 50 homeless people occupy a shantytown in the Hoboken Hills. (Credit: CBS2)

Shantytown In Hoboken Hills Houses Nearly 50 Homeless People

The hills of Hoboken have million-dollar views, but those who live there barely have a lone dollar to their names.

04/01/2015

Pulaski Skyway as seen from Chopper 880. The northbound lanes of the span will be closed for a 2-year bridge deck replacement project. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880) CLICK to enlarge

Pulaski Skyway Closes For First Of 8 Weekends

This weekend marked the first of eight weekends for which the Pulaski Skyway was to be closed in both directions.

03/28/2015

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Family Wants Longer Prison Term For Man Who Pleaded Guilty In Stabbing Death

Gregory Stone, of Jersey City, was sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to aggravated manslaughter.

03/22/2015

Jersey City skyline (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

2-Day Anti-Terrorism Workshop Kicks Off In Jersey City

How would the city that is home to New Jersey’s financial center react to a terror attack on its mass transit system, or a “lone wolf” attack by individual or multiple gunmen?

02/25/2015

Jersey City PATH Station

Port Authority Seeks To Toss $400M Suit By Jersey City

Attorneys for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey are in court arguing for the dismissal of a $400 million lawsuit over property in Jersey City.

02/18/2015

Miami Children's Hospital pediatrician Dr. Amanda Porro, M.D prepares to administer a measles vaccination to a child at the Miami Children's Hospital on January 28, 2015 in Miami, Florida. A recent outbreak of measles has some doctors encouraging vaccination as the best way to prevent measles and its spread.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

CDC: New Jersey Infant Did Have Measles, First Case In State

An infant in New Jersey may be the state’s first recent case of measles, part of an outbreak affecting 15 states so far.

02/06/2015

This is the skin of a patient after 3 days of measles infection; treated at a New York hospital. (CDC/file)

Suspected Measles Discovered In 1-Year-Old Boy In Jersey City

Health officials in Jersey City on Thursday were investigating a suspected case of the measles in a 1-year-old boy who had not been vaccinated.

02/05/2015

Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop (credit: Jersey City Mayor's Office)

Jersey City Turns To Courts To Help Speed Up Industrial Cleanup

After decades in court, Jersey City wants a judge to help expedite the cleanup of a former industrial site being eyed for redevelopment.

02/05/2015

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Another Doctor Admits To Role In N.J. Bribes-For-Test Referrals Scheme

Another doctor pleaded Wednesday guilty in a long-running bribes-for-test referrals scheme involving a northern New Jersey firm.

02/04/2015

Ambulance (credit: clipart.com)

Authorities: Hypodermic Needles Found Near Dead Woman At Newport Centre Mall

Authorities say a woman found dead inside a bathroom at a northern New Jersey mall this week apparently died of a drug overdose.

01/27/2015

Light snow falls in Paramus, NJ on Jan. 26, 2015. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Gov. Christie Declares Travel Ban As New Jersey Readies For Major Winter Storm

Christie urged people to stay home Monday evening and Tuesday in order to help road crews to clear the highways and streets.

01/26/2015

A man waits for a PATH train to depart at the World Trade Center.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NJ Lawmakers: Proposal To Eliminate Overnight PATH Service Put On Hold

Senate President Steve Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto said Port Authority Chairman John Degnan agreed to put the proposal on hold.

01/14/2015

Yusuf Ibrahim (credit: New Jersey State Police)

Jersey City Man Accused In Murder Of 2 Sentenced For Unrelated Robberies

A Jersey City man charged with murdering and decapitating two men was sentenced to 18 years in prison Thursday for two unrelated robberies.

01/08/2015

Firefighters battle a fire in Jersey City on Jan. 8, 2015. (credit: Andrea Grymes/CBS2)

Firefighters Face Frozen Hydrants, Fierce Winds While Battling Jersey City Blaze

The fire broke out around 12:30 a.m. Thursday at a three-story home on Washburn Street.

01/08/2015

PATH trains pulls into the WTC station. (Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

New Jersey Officials Rip Proposal To End Overnight PATH Service

The suggestion to eliminate the service is buried on page 81 of a 100-page report from a special panel formed by Govs. Chris Christie and Andrew Cuomo to reform the Port Authority.

12/28/2014

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