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Rains and the cresting of nearby waters caused flooding in front of the Hi-Tech auto shop at Farmingdale Rd., and Pompton Plains circle on August 29, 2011 in Wayne, New Jersey. (credit:  Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Flooding Remains Major Concern For NJ Residents After Irene

New Jersey rivers busted out of their banks Monday, causing record floods in some places and leaving residents elsewhere frustrated.

08/29/2011

Federal Grants To Mean Less Congestion On NJT, LIRR And Faster Amtrak Service

The DOT has announcedthat $745 million would be going toward rail projects that will allow trains to travel up to 160 mph in some sections of the Northeast Corridor and to construction that will allow Amtrak trains to avoid a congested rail junction in part of New York City.

08/23/2011

Epilepsy Research (file / credit: JENS SCHLUETER/AFP/Getty Images)

St. Peter’s University Hospital Hosting Epilepsy Event Saturday

Epilepsy has been around since ancient times, but remains challenging, even today.

07/22/2011

Eric LeGrand (credit: CBS 2)

Paralyzed Rutgers Football Player LeGrand Begins Taking Courses Via Skype

Eric LeGrand is on the move and continues to beat the odds. The former Rutgers defense tackle will be taking two classes this summer via Skype from his home in New Egypt. However, he plans to catch some sessions in person at the university.

06/01/2011

Thousands of job-seekers swarmed Career Day at Rutgers University, to try to find work. (credit: CBS 2)

Thousands Of Job-Seekers Flock To Career Day At Rutgers University

As college students celebrate graduation, many now know the harsh reality of joining the long lines of job-seekers. At Rutgers University, students were back on campus trying to find work at a job fair.

05/25/2011

2011 Rutgers University Commencement

Rutgers University Grads Celebrate At Commencement

Roughly 28,000 people gathered Sunday at Rutgers Stadium in Piscataway to watch university President Richard McCormick formally confer nearly 13,000 degrees.

05/15/2011

Rutgers University students stage sit-in (credit: CBS 2)

Rutgers Students Protest Tuition Rates With Sit-In, Demonstration

Nine students have taken occupancy inside the Old Queens administration building on the New Brunswick. They’re being cheered on by about 20 more students outside.

04/28/2011

Amtrak train at Penn Station - New York, NY - File / Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Person Struck By Amtrak Train Near Jersey Avenue Station In New Brunswick

NJ Transit spokesman Dan Stessel said service was suspended between New Brunswick and Trenton for about an hour following the incident that occurred around 7:15 p.m. Friday.

04/15/2011

Communications clerk Angel Castro monitors a remote surveillance camera view in the newly-opened Surveillance Operations Center - Newark, NJ - July 1, 2008 - Photo: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images

New Jersey Cities Getting Grants For Crime Fighting Technology

17 cities are getting federal grant money to install cameras and license plate readers, and people to check those systems.

04/06/2011

The New Jersey capitol building in Trenton. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Chosen NJ Legislative Map Favors Democrats

The tie-breaking member of a commission chosen to redraw boundaries for New Jersey’s 40 legislative districts selected a new election map submitted by Democrats, The Associated Press has learned.

04/02/2011

Generic Hospital Bed File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Two Escape Serious Injury In Northern NJ Plane Crash

Two people escaped serious injury when a small plane crashed in northern New Jersey on Saturday afternoon.

04/02/2011

Marijuana (file/credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

New Jersey Announces Locations For Medical Marijuana

A half-dozen alternative treatment centers across New Jersey could be legally selling marijuana to patients with certain medical conditions by late summer.

03/22/2011

NJ’s Museum Of Agriculture Shutting Its Doors

New Jersey’s Museum of Agriculture is shutting its doors after struggling financially in recent years and losing its $90,000 annual state appropriation last year.

02/12/2011

(Credit: AP)

Man Killed, Firefighter Hurt In NJ House Fire

Authorities say massive clutter inside a central New Jersey home helped fuel a fire that left an elderly man dead and a firefighter injured.

01/22/2011

(credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Rutgers: Fall At Stadium Was Accidental

Spokesman E.J. Miranda told The Home News Tribune of East Brunswick there’s no indication Nicholas Amabile was pushed down a stairwell near halftime Saturday.

WFAN–11/15/2010

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