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Frank C. Viggiano (credit: Linden Police)

Funeral Held For Linden Police Officer Killed In Wrong-Way Staten Island Crash

Officers from multiple departments lined the streets as services were held for 28-year-old Officer Frank Viggiano in Linden. He’ll be buried in Fairview.

03/26/2015

A tractor-trailer and a car collided on the West Shore Expressway on Staten Island on March 20, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Friends, Family Bid Farewell To 2 Men Killed In Staten Island Wrong-Way Crash

Two men who were killed in a wrong-way crash on Staten Island are being remembered as the investigation into the accident continues.

03/25/2015

A tractor-trailer and a car collided on the West Shore Expressway on Staten Island on March 20, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

2 Linden, NJ Cops Still Critical But Stable After Fatal Wrong-Way Crash On Staten Island

Linden police Capt. James Sarnicki said there was nothing new to report on the medical conditions of Officers Pedro Abad, 27, and Patrik Kudlac, 23.

03/23/2015

A tractor-trailer and a car collided on the West Shore Expressway on Staten Island on March 20, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

NYPD Investigating If Alcohol Played A Part In Wrong-Way Crash On S.I.

NYPD investigators are looking to test the blood alcohol level of 27-year-old Pedro Abad, the off-duty Linden police officer behind the wheel driving the wrong way on Staten Island’s Westshore Expressway.

03/21/2015

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NJ Senate To Vote To Reject Exxon Mobil Settlement

New Jersey’s Senate is going to consider a resolution that calls for a judge to reject Gov. Chris Christie’s $225 million settlement with Exxon Mobil.

03/16/2015

Lawmakers and residents of Linden speak out a recent settlement reached by Exxon Mobile and the state. (credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

Lawmakers, Linden Residents Vow To Fight Exxon Settlement

State Sen. Ray Lesniak, other lawmakers and residents of Linden stood in a park across a highway from the refineries on Friday to slam the $225 million settlement announced last week by Gov. Chris Christie’s administration.

03/13/2015

Lissette Mayes said a burglar came into her bedroom, but quickly retreated and apologized, in Linden, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: NJ Woman Says Polite Burglar Interrupted Early Evening Nap

A New Jersey homeowner recently came face-to-face with a burglar who apparently has manners.

03/10/2015

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New Jersey Announces $225M Exxon Mobil Settlement

New Jersey announced a $225 million settlement with Exxon Mobil on Thursday that state officials say is the largest environmental settlement in state history.

03/05/2015

Residents of Linden, New Jersey say they have been kept away for months by freight train noise in the overnight hours. (Credit: CBS2)

Linden, N.J. Residents Say Noisy Freight Trains Have Kept Them Awake For Months

Residents of Union County, New Jersey have said they are sick and tired of being kept up at night by noisy train traffic in their neighborhood.

12/30/2014

Police say a NJ TRANSIT bus collided with two tractor-trailers on the NJ Turnpike in Linden, NJ on Dec. 17, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

8 Hurt After NJ TRANSIT Bus, 3 Tractor-Trailers Collide Near Linden

Eight people were hurt Wednesday morning when a NJ TRANSIT bus loaded with passengers collided with three tractor-trailers during the morning rush, New Jersey State Police said.

12/17/2014

Red Light Cameras BIG DL

Red-Light Camera Pilot Program Set To End In New Jersey

The lights were set to go out this week for the red-light camera program in New Jersey, although some lawmakers want them to stay on.

12/15/2014

Shoppers filter in as the White Plains Kmart opens on Nov. 27, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Shoppers Take Advantage As More Stores Open On Thanksgiving Day

More retailers opened their doors Thanksgiving Day to offer early holiday shopping deals.

11/27/2014

Water being sprayed at the Bayway Refinery in Linden, NJ on Oct. 20, 2014.

Chemical Leak Contained At Refinery In Linden, NJ

Police, firefighters and a hazmat team responded to the refinery around 8:30 a.m. Monday on a report of a chemical cloud, police said.

10/20/2014

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N.J. Drivers Pleased With Lower Gas Prices

With the Bayway Refinery in the background, all drivers in Linden, N.J., are talking about is the price of gasoline.

10/11/2014

Robert Cubala, 28, of Linden, New Jersey, is charged with sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl he met online. (Credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Prosecutors: N.J. Man Sexually Assaulted Girl, 13, Whom He Met Online

A Linden, New Jersey man was being held on $250,000 bail Wednesday, on charges that he sexually assaulted a 13-year-old girl he met on a chat site.

10/01/2014

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