Northern New Jersey

Developer Paul Fireman wants to build a casino near this site in Jersey City, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Casinos In Northern New Jersey? Idea Doesn’t Sit Well With Everyone

Two state lawmakers have been pushing to set up casinos in northern New Jersey, but they – along with a developer who wants to build a casino in Jersey City – have been hit with some obstacles.

07/10/2014

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Report: Survey Could Bring Hard Figures To Growth In Northern N.J. Jewish Population

The Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey has set up a survey that could help determine more exact figures for population growth in the area, according to a published report.

06/15/2014

About 24,000 PSE&G customers lost power on Nov. 21, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

North Jersey Residents Infuriated By Repeated Power Outages

Something is taking all the air out of the holiday spirit in northern New Jersey, as electric power suddenly has become less than dependable.

12/17/2013

Crash on New Jersey Turnpike Dec. 15, 2013 (Credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Freezing Rain, Ice Wreak Havoc On Roadways

Snow, ice and rain from Saturday’s storm have caused hazardous road conditions across the Tri-State area.

12/15/2013

Union Courthouse (Credit: www.judiciary.state.nj.us)

Union County Plans To Temporarily Suspend Civil Trials Due To Shortage Of Judges

There are now seven judicial vacancies among the county’s allotted 25 positions, and court officials said that two more judges are due to retire by summer’s end.

06/09/2012

A Jersey City Police Cruiser - File / Photo: Jersey City Police Department

Prosecutors: Off-Duty Jersey City Cops’ Death Doesn’t Appear To Be Suspicious

Prosecutors said that the death of an off-duty police officer whose body was found inside her northern New Jersey home this weekend does not appear to be suspicious.

06/03/2012

Generic Hospital Bed File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Nursing Home Evacuated As Fire Breaks Out

Police say about 20 patients were moved out of a New Jersey nursing home after a small fire broke out around 4 a.m. Tuesday.

12/28/2010

Generic Ambulance File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Police Conduct Emergency Drill In North Jersey

State troopers and emergency responders will be conducting drills throughout Bergen, Hudson, Essex, Passaic, Morris, Union and Middlesex counties until Friday.

12/14/2010