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Vitamin E could slow the progression of moderate Alzheimer's disease, a study found. (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Town To Employ ‘Care Trak’ To Locate Mental Health Patients Prone To Wandering

A north Jersey town is getting ready to roll out a way to keep tabs on any autistic or Alzheimer’s patients who are prone to wander off.

04/10/2015

A recent dispute inside the Mahwah town council between members and the mayor got heated. (Photo: CBS2)

New Jersey Councilwoman Apologizes For Profanity-Laced Tirade

A northern New Jersey councilwoman has apologized for a profanity-laced tirade aimed at the mayor that included two middle fingers that was streamed live online. But the finger pointing over who was at fault continues.

04/10/2015

A recent dispute inside the Mahwah town council between members and the mayor got heated. (Photo: CBS2)

Sparks Fly As Mahwah, N.J. Council Members Battle Over Termination Of Town Employee

There were fireworks last week at a town council meeting in New Jersey over the firing of a longtime town employee. He was eventually reinstated, after an angry obscenity-filled rant from one of the council members.

03/27/2015

Parents in Mahwah, New Jersey say their children's walk down snow-covered sidewalks is dangerous. (Credit: CBS2)

Mahwah Parents Say Kids Are Put In Serious Danger While Walking To School

Some mothers from Bergen County, New Jersey said their town’s streets are too dangerous for children not to be bused to school.

02/19/2015

A truck drives down a flooded street on Oct. 30, 2012, in Little Ferry, New Jersey. (credit: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

FEMA Holding Public Forums On Bergen County Flood Maps

Forums for people in high-risk flood zones will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in Hackensack and in Mahwah on Wednesday.

02/10/2015

A FedEx truck overturned in New Jersey, spilling dozens of packages on what is typically the delivery company's busiest day of the year. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

FedEx Truck Overturns In Mahwah, Spills Packages

Authorities said the driver lost control of the double-trailer and veered off the right side of the road, then went down a grass median and ended up on an exit ramp.

12/15/2014

An accident on the Taconic Parkway during snow on Nov. 26, 2014. (credit: Lou Young/CBS2)

Thanksgiving Travelers Across Tri-State Fight Through Rain, Snow

One of the busiest, most stressful travel days of the year poses special challenges as travelers on their way to Thanksgiving celebrations contend with a nor’easter packing rain and snow.

11/26/2014

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Last-Minute Thanksgiving Preparations Underway

A snow storm before Thanksgiving is making turkey dinner shopping a bit more challenging this year.

11/26/2014

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5 Now Charged In Alleged Sex Assault At Ramapo College

Three more defendants had been charged Monday in connection with the sexual assault of a female student at Ramapo College in New Jersey, prosecutors said.

11/24/2014

Some New Jersey residents have lashed out at a proposed oil pipeline. (Credit: CBS2)

New Jersey Residents Lash Out At Company Over Proposed Oil Pipeline

It sounds like a Hollywood screenplay; a big oil company using scare tactics to build a pipeline through small towns.

11/07/2014

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Fire Interrupts Birthday Party, Destroys New Jersey Home

According to police in Mahwah, officer Travis Canning noticed smoke as he approached the house at around 2 a.m.

11/02/2014

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Police: Scammers Are Targeting Bergen County Residents With ‘Virtual Kidnappings’

Police said that they have received reports from across Bergen County, with the latest incidents taking place in Westwood, Saddle Brook, and Wyckoff.

09/06/2014

Researchers estimate greenhouse camel crickets are living in or near 37 percent of homes in New Jersey. (credit: >Thegreenj/Wikimedia Commons)

Asian Camel Crickets Really Starting To Bug Tri-State Area Residents

The insects, which are native to Asia, likely outnumber humans in the U.S., with experts estimating that more than 700 million of them are in the country.

09/03/2014

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Mahwah Man Charged In Ramsey Hit-And-Run

A 27-year-old Bergen County man has been charged following a hit-and-run crash in Ramsey that left a New York man seriously hurt, authorities said.

08/17/2014

The scene of a multi-vehicle crash in Mahwah, NJ on June 24, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

3 Men Killed In I-287 Crash Identified As Father, Son And Co-Worker

The three people who were killed in a fiery crash along Interstate 287 in Mahwah Township, New Jersey, were identified Wednesday as a father and son and a co-worker they were trying to help repair a broken-down truck.

06/25/2014

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