Palisades Park

A fire broke out in a home in Palisades Park, New Jersey on Thursday, Feb. 26. (Credit: CBS2)

2 Fires Rage In Palisades Park, New Jersey

Fire crews were battling a raging blaze late Thursday afternoon in Palisades Park, New Jersey.


A red light camera sits at the intersection of Maple and Morris avenues in Springfield, N.J. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

N.J. Drivers Claim Red Light Cameras Do More Harm Than Good

Drivers say the red light cameras at Bergen and Edsall boulevards in Palisades Park, New Jersey, do more harm than good.


A driver who refused to stop at a checkpoint allegedly caused two crashes in Palisades Park, New Jersey on Tuesday, Oct. 7. (Credit: Jessica Schneider/CBS 2)

Police: N.J. Driver Refused To Stop At Checkpoint, Caused 2 Crashes

A mother and her young child were shaken up Tuesday night, and a police officer was injured after a driver allegedly refused to stop at a checkpoint and led to a pair of crashes in New Jersey.


A New Jersey attorney is making a push for Soju to be allowed in BYOB restaurants. (Credit: CBS 2)

In Bergen County, Controversy Brews Over Popular Korean Drink ‘Soju’

Palisades Park is home to one of the nation’s largest Korean populations. Inside some stores and restaurants on Broad Street many patrons can’t live without ‘soju’ a distilled liquor, traditionally made from wheat, rice, or barley.


Firefighters respond to a fire at a commercial building in Palisades Park, N.J. on July 23, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Fire Breaks Out In Commercial Building In Palisades Park

The fire broke out in a two-story building on Bergen Boulevard near 12th Street in Palisades Park around 6 a.m. Wednesday.


Dolores Alliotts (credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Family Of NJ Murder Victim Offering $25,000 Reward

Dolores Alliotts, 69, was murdered in April 2010. She was found stabbed to death inside her Palisades Park home that had been set on fire in an attempt to cover up the crime, prosecutors said.


Japanese Flag (file / credit: TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images)

Controversy Stalls Fort Lee Comfort Women Memorial

Controversy is delaying the installation of another New Jersey memorial to Asian women forced to provide sex to Japanese soldiers during World War II.


Bergen Catholic Crusaders (credit: Bergen Catholic)

Bergen Catholic And Don Bosco Get Bigger Venue For Saturday Face-Off

Up to 10,000 people are expected to attend the game, which has been moved to Overpeck Park in Palisades Park.


Murder victim Barbara Vernieri (credit: CBS 2)

New Jersey Widow Killed; Investigators Looking Into Possible Link To Other Crimes

Crime scene tape is still surrounding the East Rutherford home of 70-year-old Barbara Vernieri. Investigators said the widowed real estate agent was murdered before her home was set on fire.


Palisades Park monument dedicated to "Comfort Women" (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Palisades Park’s ‘Comfort Women’ Monument Draws International Attention

The stone with a small and modest copper plaque honors 200,000 Korean women who were apparently abducted by occupying Japanese soldiers during World War II and used as sex slaves.


(credit: Bergen County Prosecutor)

Suspect Sought In Palisades Park Sex Assault

The victim said the man came into her bedroom with a small knife that appeared to be from her kitchen, sexually assaulted her and then fell asleep in her bed, police said.


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22 Charged In Alleged Identity Document Fraud Ring

Of those rounded up in the six-state bust, one is from New York and five are from New Jersey. They’re charged in a scheme to provide illegal South Korean immigrants with legitimate IDs.


Restored statue outside St. Nicholas Roman Catholic Church in Palisades Park (credit: CBS 2)

Good Samaritan Restores Palisades Park Church’s St. Nicholas Statue

Parishioners were outraged when the head of the beloved statue outside the St. Nicholas Church in Palisades Park was knocked off by vandals earlier this month.


Vandalized statue outside St. Nicholas Roman Catholic Church in Palisades Park (credit: CBS 2)

Statue Outside St. Nicholas Roman Catholic Church In Palisades Park Beheaded

“This is very sad indeed,” parishioner Gina Odorisio said. “This is a wonderful symbol for all those who pass by.”


Gov. Chris Christie delivering his budget presentation at the Statehouse - Trenton, NJ - Feb 21, 2012 (credit: Governor's Office)

Christie Talks Cutting Taxes In Bergen County Town Hall Meeting

A day after presenting his budget to the legislature in Trenton, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie went north to discuss his plan.