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New Jersey Lawmakers Discuss How To Replenish Transportation Fund

The issue has become one of New Jersey’s main political conundrums.

09/24/2014

An NJ TRANSIT train derailed in Montclair, New Jersey on Tuesday, Aug. 19. (Credit: Patrick Del Negro)

NJ TRANSIT Train Derails, Snags Montclair-Boonton Line

An NJ TRANSIT train derailed during the Tuesday evening rush in Montclair, New Jersey.

08/19/2014

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Montclair, N.J. School Evacuated After Student Brings Dummy Grenade

An elementary school in Montclair, N.J. was evacuated Monday afternoon, after a student brought a relic grenade into the building.

05/19/2014

Mona Jha of Montclair, N.J. witnessed the Boston Marathon bombings as she reached mile 26 on the course. She will go back and run the race this year to finish what she started. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

NJ Marathoner Who Witnessed Boston Bombings Determined To Finish Race This Year

When the first blast went off, the Montclair native kept going. She said she feels if she hadn’t slowed down, she would have been right where the explosion happened.

04/15/2014

Custodial crews at Montclair High School spent the night scrubbing and disinfecting the building after more than 100 young people were absent or sent home sick. (Credit: CBS 2)

Stomach Virus Continues To Plague Monclair High School; Over 400 Students Absent

The rash of gastrointestinal illness persisted at Montclair High School in New Jersey Thursday, with about 20 percent of enrollment at the school calling in sick.

03/27/2014

Montclair Home Invasion Suspect

Police: Man Walked Into Apartment, Scared Woman In Bed In Montclair, N.J.

Police in Montclair, N.J. were searching early Thursday for a man who allegedly invaded a woman’s home, stood at the foot of her bed, and scared her as she woke up.

03/27/2014

Seventh Street in Hoboken on Feb. 3, 2014. (credit: Billi Rama/CBSNewYork)

Snow-Weary N.J. Residents Ready For Summer

The National Weather Service says much of the state is in line for 4 to 8 inches of snow falling throughout the day Monday. The highest amounts are expected to be across the middle of the state with less in the northernmost and southernmost counties.

02/03/2014

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Report: N.J. Man Allegedly Threatened Family With Machete Over Thanksgiving Celebration

Authorities say a northern New Jersey man used a machete to threaten a family who excluded him and his son from their Thanksgiving Day celebrations.

11/30/2013

Barbara Buono, Chris Christie (credit: Buono For Governor/Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Buono, Christie Hurl Barbs In Final Gubernatorial Debate

Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Democratic opponent Barbara Buono exchanged heated jabs Tuesday, in a debate that also saw multiple interruptions by spectators.

10/15/2013

Joseph and Jim pose for a photo as they wait to be officially married at the City Clerk's Office - New York, NY - Jul 24, 2011 (credit: Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)

New Jersey Supreme Court To Hear Gay Marriage Case

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s administration says a single judge shouldn’t be able to force the state to recognize gay marriage.

10/11/2013

Medical Marijuana (credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Health Department Approves Second Medical Marijuana Dispensary To Sell To Patients

The New Jersey Health Department announced Friday that Compassionate Care Foundation in Egg Harbor Township can open. The dispensary has not announced exactly what day it will open.

10/04/2013

Montclair Shooting Suspect (credit: Handout)

Police Release Sketch Of Suspect In Montclair Shooting

A young woman and three young men were walking together when the suspect suddenly appeared and shot each person once on Aug. 6 around 1 a.m. on Mission Street, police said.

09/06/2013

Montclair Police Search for shooting suspect (CBS 2)

Search Continues For Suspect In Montclair Shooting That Injured 4

An 18-year-old woman and three men in their 20s were walking together when the suspect suddenly appeared and shot each person once, police said.

08/06/2013

Marijuana (file / credit: DESIREE MARTIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Medical Marijuana Patients To Protest Lack Of Access In New Jersey

Patients, families and advocates plan to protest what they say is New Jersey’s failure to meaningfully implement the state’s medical marijuana program.

06/07/2013

Second Montclair Bear

Second Bear Spotted In As Many Days In Montclair, N.J.

A bear was spotted Wednesday in Montclair, N.J., for the second day in a row, prompting local schools to keep kids inside and making the suburban residents feel as if they are living out in the wilderness.

06/05/2013

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