No Injuries Reported After Early Morning Fire Damages Home In Kearny, NJThe fire broke out around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday at a house on Laurel Avenue in Kearny.
Kearny Brush Fire Snags NJ TRANSIT ServiceA brush fire in Kearny, New Jersey caused major delays on NJ TRANSIT trains from Penn Station during the evening rush Thursday.
Fire Under Portal Bridge Shuts Down Multiple NJ TRANSIT LinesMultiple NJ TRANSIT lines were suspended during the evening rush Monday due to a fire that broke out under the Portal Bridge over the Hackensack River.
Dry Brush, Gusty Winds Help Spread Brush Fires Near NJ TRANSIT Tracks In HarrisonThe blaze broke out in Newark and Kearny Wednesday afternoon. No injuries were reported, but strong winds were hindering efforts to contain the fire, officials said.
Report: Despite NJ TRANSIT Hurricane Plan, Agency Sustained $100 Million In DamageThe agency's plan called for moving its trains to higher ground before superstorm Sandy hit, raising additional questions about why the agency instead moved locomotives and rail cars to low-lying rail yards.
New Federal Rebuilding Standards Announced In KearnyFederal officials announced those using federal dollars for major renovations to homes or businesses will now have to follow new uniform rules.
NJ TRANSIT Approves $17 Million To Continue Post-Sandy RepairsNJ TRANSIT on Wednesday approved $17 million in contracts for companies that are already involved in post-Superstorm Sandy repair work.
5 Firefighters Hurt In Massive Blaze In HarrisonFive firefighters were hurt in a terrifying explosion and extra-alarm blaze in Harrison, N.J., Sunday afternoon.
NJT Official On Sandy Recovery: Service Will Be 'Close To 100 Percent' Next MonthNJ TRANSIT spokesman John Durso said it has been a long process to repair or replace flooded out cars that were stored at its rail yard in Kearny.
Overnight Kearny Apartment Fire Leaves Tenants HomelessIt took firefighters three hours to bring the blaze under control.
Pennsylvania Man Charged With Murder In Death Of Kearny TeenCruz Martinez, 41, of Hazelton, Penn. was arrested on Saturday by Pennsylvania authorities on unrelated charges but was later charged by the Hudson County Prosecutor's Office in the murder of Alisha Colon, 16. He also faces weapons charges.
NJ TRANSIT Eyes Linden Site After Flooding In Kearny, HobokenNJ TRANSIT is learning a lesson from superstorm Sandy, which ravaged its storage facilities in Kearny and Hoboken, causing $100 million in damage.