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New Jersey Marathon

Tight Security In Place For New Jersey Marathon

Thousands of runners took to the streets Sunday for the New Jersey Marathon, as crowds cheered them on surrounded by tighter security measures imposed after the bombings at the Boston Marathon.

05/05/2013

New Jersey Marathon United We Run Boston Shirt (credit: NJ Marathon)

New Jersey Marathon Upping Security In Wake Of Boston Bombings

Executive Race Director Joe Gigas says all bags and backpacks will be banned, spectator access at the start and finish lines will be limited, and some parking areas will be closed.

04/26/2013

Oceanport, N.J. tent city

Tent City Pops Up In New Jersey In Aftermath Of Sandy

For thousands of families in the Garden State, the situation in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy has gone from bad to worse. They’ve already lost their homes, and now they’re being forced out of their shelters.

11/08/2012

Tide Loads of Hope in Eatontown - Nov. 5, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Tide Helps Sandy’s Victims Get Clothes Cleaned For Free In Central Jersey

Sometimes it’s the little things in life that make things better. That’s certainly true after superstorm Sandy ravaged parts of the Tri-State area.

11/05/2012

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (file / credit: Governor's Office)

Gov. Chris Christie Calls Reporter An ‘Idiot’ At Press Conference, Asks ‘Are You Stupid?’

“Did I say on topic?” Christie said to the reporter. “Are you stupid? On topic, on topic. Next question. Thank you all very much and I’m sorry for the idiot over there.”

07/01/2012

Water Mains Break In Monmouth County (Credit: CBS 2)

Water Nightmare Continues For Monmouth County Residents After Three Water Mains Break

The water nightmare is continuing on Saturday for hundreds of thousands of people near the Jersey Shore, as three broken water mains in Monmouth County knocked out service on Friday night.

06/30/2012

A man places a bet prior to the Preakness Stakes at the Pimlico Race Course - Baltimore, MD - May 21, 2011 (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

New Jersey Voters Say Yes To Sports Betting Public Question

Wanna bet? New Jersey does, but Washington has the final say.

11/09/2011

Generic Casino File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Bills To Revive NJ Casinos Advance

A report to Gov. Christie on the future of gaming recommended the state get out of the horse racing business. A $30 million subsidy to fatten racing purses was recently allowed to lapse.

12/10/2010