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NJ Man Fatally Stabbed, Another Wounded In Orange

Essex County authorities say one man was fatally stabbed and another injured during an incident early Sunday on a street in downtown Orange.


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One Dead, 15 Rescued In House Fire In Orange, NJ

A woman is dead following a fire that broke out in a duplex early Friday morning. The death toll would have been far worse if firefighters hadn’t been able to rescue more than a dozen people trapped on the second floor.


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.


Isabella Oleschuk disappeared from her Orange, Conn. home on March 20, 2011. (Photo: CBS 2)

Missing Connecticut Girl Isabella Oleschuk Found

A 13-year-old Orange girl missing since Sunday was found unharmed and with a friend today, police happily announced.


Hearing Impaired 13-Year-Old Mysteriously Disappears In Conn.

Where is she? On Tuesday night the FBI got involved in the desperate search for a hearing impaired teenager. Isabella Oleschuk, 13, hasn’t been seen since Sunday.


Layoff notices are seen ready for mailing to members of the Newark Police Department - Newark, NJ - Oct 13, 2010 - Photo: Levon Putney / WCBS 880

Judge Delays Layoff Of Orange Firefighters, Police

A judge has given police, fire and city employees in Orange a short reprieve from threatened layoffs.


Teen Arrested In NJ Grandmother’s Death

Authorities say a New Jersey teenager has been arrested in Virginia and charged with killing an elderly woman during a burglary at her northern New Jersey home.


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Authorities Probe Death Of Orange, NJ Grandmother

A community is on edge as police search for suspects who killed a New Jersey grandmother. The gruesome discovery may have been made by the victim’s 11-year-old granddaughter.


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Camp Counselor In NJ Charged With Sexual Assault

The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office says 23-year-old Jessica Fenton had sex with the 16- and 17-year-old in her tent.


Orange, N.J. Apartment Fire (credit: CBS 2)

Red Cross Helps Families Displaced By N.J. Fire

The five-alarm fire started on the top floor of 399 Lincoln Avenue.


Orange, N.J. fire. (credit: CBS 2)

Fire Rips Through Orange Apartment Complex

A fast-moving, multialarm fire that burned for several hours forced the evacuation of dozens of people at a northern New Jersey apartment complex.


Former NJ DYFS Worker Sentenced For Tax Fraud

A former employee of New Jersey’s family services agency has been sentenced to 41 months in prison for filing false tax returns and cashing forged refund checks in the names of clients served by the agency.


The municipal building - Orange, NJ - File Photo

NJ Town Tries To Do Something About Real Estate Slump

If you drive around some neighborhoods in Orange, you see for sale signs on boarded up homes, signs of the real estate slump and a depressed local economy.