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Television personality Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino poses on arrival for the 2013 MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles, on April 14, 2013. (credit: Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images)

Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino Arrested After Fight In N.J. Tanning Salon

The incident took place at Boca Salon in Middletown at around 2 p.m., police said.

06/17/2014

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Report: Middletown, Conn. Officials Mull Firing Transgender Cop

Officials in one Connecticut town will meet next week to consider firing a transgender cop.

06/14/2014

Jewelry recovered after three individuals were arrested for their alleged role in a series of burglaries in Parsippany. (Credit: Parsippany Police)

Three Arrested In Connection With Series Of Burglaries In Parsippany

Police in Parsippany have made arrests in connection with a series of burglaries that took place there.

06/02/2014

Paul 'Pauly D' DelVecchio, Vinny Guadagnino, Sammi Giancola, Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi, Deena Nicole Cortese, Jennifer 'JWoww' Farley, and Ronnie Ortiz-Magro  (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

New Jersey Towns Mull Permit Requirement For Film Crews

Some New Jersey towns are reacting to the increasing number of reality shows being filmed in the shore area by considering new ordinances. Town officials say they want to minimize the aggravation for residents.

04/13/2014

Gov. Dannel Malloy powers up state's first microgrid at Wesleyan University, March 6, 2014. (credit: Flickr/Gov. Malloy Office)

Gov. Malloy Helps Power Up State’s First Microgrid At Wesleyan

Microgrids are a means of providing power when storms knock out electricity to entire communities. Microgrids are fueled by natural gas and will provide hubs of power where they’re built.

03/06/2014

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Transgender Conn. Cop Alleges Hostile Work Environment

A Connecticut police officer says her supervisors created a hostile work environment because she is transgender.

12/05/2013

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Stories From Main Street: Former N.J. Mom Writes Book For Sandy’s Child Survivors

Superstorm Sandy was so devastating and so traumatic. Something like that can be truly scarring for children, and one former New Jerseyan is trying to help them through it.

05/06/2013

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NJ Man Indicted For Vehicular Manslaughter In Fatal Boating Accident

A Monmouth County grand jury handed up the indictment against George Harrington on Monday. Prosecutors contend Harrington was operating his boat while under the influence of alcohol and at an unsafe rate of speed at the time of the crash.

04/16/2013

A mother and daughter were found dead after a fire tore through their home on Ideal Avenue in Middletown, N.J. on April 2, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Mom, Daughter Die Of Smoke Inhalation After Middletown Fire

“It’s all a tragedy that the whole block is feeling now,” neighbor Kim Carbone said. “They were really good people, really nice people. It’s very hard because we’re close here. They were part of our family.”

04/03/2013

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Authorities: Body Found Floating In Connecticut River, No Foul Play Suspected

Middletown police say investigators suspect no foul play at this time. A kayaker called emergency workers to report that she saw a body in the river Saturday morning.

02/23/2013

Kerri Dalton (credit: Facebook)

Woman Recovering, But Deeply Scarred After Bed, Bath & Beyond Stabbing

Kerri Dalton, 29, of Keansburg, N.J., was stabbed multiple times in the Bed, Bath and Beyond store in Middletown as she pushed her 5-month-old daughter in a stroller inside the store. Eleven days later, she was still struggling mightily.

01/28/2013

Bed, Bath & Beyond store in Middletown, New Jersey. (credit: CBS 2)/Inset: Tyrik Haynes (credit: Facebook)

Suspect Charged In NJ Bed Bath & Beyond Stabbing Also Accused Of Torturing Cat

Tyrik Haynes, 19, is being held on $1 million bail, charged with attempted murder.

01/18/2013

Bed, Bath & Beyond store in Middletown, New Jersey. (credit: CBS 2)

Woman Brutally Stabbed Inside Bed Bath & Beyond Store In N.J.

The condition of the victim, a woman in her 30s who also had a baby with her in the store, is unknown at this time.

01/17/2013

Power lines downed by Sandy in New Jersey (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

More New Jersey Towns Look To Become Their Own Utilities After Sandy

For at least one New Jersey town, power was restored quickly and orderly after superstorm Sandy, and there is a very good reason.

11/19/2012

Scene of investigation at 1 Hallock Street in Farmingdale (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Authorities Find Remains Of 17-Month-Old Boy In Backyard Of Farmingdale Home

17-month-old Justin Kowalczik is believed to have been buried in the backyard for more than two years, 1010 WINS’ Steve Sandberg reported, while all along Police Major Patrick Regan said the family pretended he was still alive — and the youngest of three.

10/06/2012

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