Lincoln Park

Rachel Canning, of New Jersey, in court March 4 (CBS 2)

Judge Dismisses New Jersey Student’s Lawsuit Against Parents

The dismissal order issued Tuesday by state Superior Court Judge Peter Bogaard comes nearly a week after Rachel Canning reunited with her family and moved back to their Lincoln Park home.

03/18/2014

Rachel Canning, of New Jersey, in court March 4 (CBS 2)

New Jersey Teen Who Sued Parents Returns Home

The New Jersey honor student who sued to get her parents to support her after she moved out of their home has reunited with her parents.

03/12/2014

Rachel Canning, of New Jersey, in court March 4 (CBS 2)

N.J. Teen’s Suit Against Parents Raises Questions About Dealing With Young Adults

Parents and child psychologists weighed in Wednesday on the now-notorious lawsuit by Rachel Canning, the New Jersey high school student and cheerleader who has filed a lawsuit against her parents for living expenses and college money.

03/05/2014

Rachel Canning

N.J. Teen Sues Parents, Claims She Was Booted From House, Denied College Money

A bitter family was playing out in a New Jersey courtroom Monday, as an 18-year-old student has sued her parents claiming they kicked her out and demanded she pay for her own college education.

03/03/2014

Nichola Capozzoli said he was brutally attacked and robbed while trying to find a store in Jersey City. (Credit CBS 2)

Cops: 83-Year-Old Man Attacked, Robbed Of Wallet, Important Papers

The suspect led Capozzoli down a driveway to the back of a church where he attacked him, robbed him, and took off through Lincoln Park.

08/15/2013

Ambulance (credit: clipart.com)

Near Miss For 2 Young Girls When Tree Branch Falls In Jersey City

Two girls escaped serious injury this weekend, when a massive tree branch fell on a walkway near a playground in Jersey City.

07/07/2013

One Million Moms For Gun Control

One Million Moms Group Marches For Gun Control In Jersey City

Gun control advocates rallied in Jersey City Saturday, speaking out in the wake of the massacre last month in Newtown, Conn.

01/26/2013

Lincoln Park Airport Credit Google Maps

Small Plane Crashes At New Jersey Airport

Two people escaped injury when their small plane crashed at a northern New Jersey airport.

04/15/2012

Pompton Lake Dam (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

Report: Dam And Floodgate System In North Jersey Isn’t Responsible For Flooding

The nearly 600-page report found that the Pompton Lakes Dam floodgates worked correctly during Hurricane Irene last August and during flooding in March of 2010 and March of 2011.

04/12/2012

Heavy rains over the weekend had already caused flooding concerns in Lincoln Park before even more rain drenched the area Thursday. (Credit: CBS 2)

Flood-Prone Morris County Homes To Be Bought Out For Open Space

Some who live in Morris County’s flood-prone areas, such as along Riveredge Road in Lincoln Park, have simply walked away. Their homes are boarded up after one flood too many. Others praying for a buyout, but it’s a struggle.

03/21/2012

Surveillance footage of Lincoln Park playground fire (credit: CBS 2)

Police Search For Vandal Who Torched Jersey City Playground

Torched metal and melted plastic were all that remained of the jungle gym, which was renovated only one year ago.

03/02/2012

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Suspect Shot By Newark Police After Chase In Critical Condition

The suspect has not been identified, but an official says the suspect led state troopers and local officers in Newark and Summit on a chase in a car that had been reported carjacked at gunpoint.

12/27/2011

Flooding is seen after Irene from Chopper 880 - Wayne, NJ - Aug 30, 2011 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Flood-Damaged Homes In NJ To Be Bought Out By FEMA

Many in New Jersey are fed up with the frequent flooding in their area and want out.

12/09/2011

Passaic River - Fairfield, NJ - Aug 28, 2011 (credit: Levon Putney / WCBS 880)

Rain-Soaked New Jersey Braces For More Flooding

The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for the entire state through Saturday afternoon.

09/23/2011

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Raging Rivers Rise As New Jersey Residents Face More Flooding Woes

The situation has become bitterly familiar along the swollen Passaic River: More rain, and more flooding.

09/08/2011

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