Monmouth County

Jail cells (file/credit: clipart.com)

40 Years For Triple Bank Robber In New Jersey

A central New Jersey man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for a bank robbery spree that lasted three months.

02/03/2013

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Doctor Pleads Guilty To Writing Illegal Narcotics Prescriptions

A New York doctor admitted in federal court in New Jersey on Thursday that he wrote illegal prescriptions for oxycodone.

01/31/2013

A section of an old boardwalk is destroyed by flooding from superstorm Sandy on October 30, 2012 in Long Beach, New York. (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Construction Set To Begin On New Sea Girt Boardwalk

The new boardwalk, like the old one, will be made of synthetic planks, with sturdy tie-down straps anchoring them to the foundation.

01/31/2013

A Shopping Center in Marlboro, N.J. (credit: Marlboro Township)

NJ Town Creates Novel Way To Reduce Property Taxes For Residents Who Shop Locally

Some towns are considering offering shop local cards. People can get the card, buy from shops in their hometown, and then they get to accumulate credits against their property tax bill.

01/24/2013

A Seastreak Ferry passes the Highlands Bridge (credit: Borough of Highlands)

Post-Sandy Proposal To Raise Downtown Gets Mixed Reviews In Highlands

In the wake of superstorm Sandy, there is a radical proposal to raise all of downtown Highlands.

01/24/2013

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

Baby Bones Composite (credit: National Center For Missing & Exploited Children and New Jersey State Police,file)

3 New Yorkers Indicted In ‘Baby Bones’ Case

Three New York City residents have been indicted on charges stemming from the 2002 death of a 9-year-old girl whose remains were found in central New Jersey three years later.

01/07/2013

Donald Trump plays golf at the The Trump International Golf Links Course in Balmedie, Scotland - July 10, 2012 (credit: Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Court Says Donald Trump Can Have Helistop At New Jersey Golf Course

A state appeals court on Wednesday upheld a Transportation Department ruling that found Trump National Golf Club was entitled to a helistop license.

12/12/2012

Gas Station (credit: CBS 2)

Cars Stall Out After Jet Fuel Is Delivered To New Jersey Gas Station

A dangerous mistake by a fuel delivery service caused drivers in Monmouth County, N.J. a lot of grief Sunday.

12/09/2012

Belongings that were ruined by floodwaters sit outside a house devastated by Superstorm Sandy on November 2, 2012 in Union Beach, New Jersey. Over 200 homes in a town of only 6,200 residents were destroyed by the storm. (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

FEMA Launches Rapid Repair System For 5 New Jersey Counties

Residents of Atlantic, Cape May, Middlesex, Monmouth and Ocean counties can apply for the grants through their town governments for money to pay for repairs.

12/07/2012

Gas Line in Manalapan, New Jersey (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Gas Rationing In Effect As New Jersey Deals With Sandy’s Aftermath

If you’re planning to line up for gas Saturday, you had better check your license plate first.

CBS New York–11/03/2012

Belmar, N.J.

All Residents Of Belmar, N.J. Ordered To Evacuate

All 5,900 residents of the town of Belmar, N.J. have been ordered to evacuate immediately.

CBS New York–10/28/2012

Gov. Chris Christie

Christie Declares State Of Emergency; Orders Evacuations In Some Parts Of N.J.

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has declared a state of emergency in advance of the Hurricane Sandy “Frankenstorm,” and has ordered evacuations for many areas.

CBS New York–10/27/2012

Baby Bones Composite (credit: National Center For Missing & Exploited Children and New Jersey State Police,file)

Three New Yorkers Charged In ‘Baby Bones’ Case

Monmouth County prosecutors have charged 39-year-old Likisha Jones and 48-year-old Godfrey Gibson of Manhattan and 35-year-old James Jones of Brooklyn with hindering apprehension and other counts in the disposal of a body.

10/10/2012

Robert Dunbar (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Accused Of Shooting Off-Duty NYPD Detective In Manalapan Surrenders

Authorities in New Jersey said a man suspected of shooting and wounding an off-duty NYPD detective in Manalapan has surrendered.

08/12/2012

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