Palisades

Two men were rescued after getting trapped on a cliff in Upper Nyack, as they tried to rescue the family dog. (Credit: CBS2)

2 Men Trying To Rescue Dog End Up Trapped On Cliff In Palisades

A suburban backyard with a view turned into a rescue scene Thursday, after the family dog, and then a family member, ended up trapped on a cliff.

07/16/2015

Rendering of new LG campus in Englewood Cliffs, NJ (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

LG Electronics, Critics Resolve Dispute Over Planned Englewood Cliffs Tower

An electronics company will sharply reduce the height of its planned 143-foot corporate tower in a northern New Jersey community, resolving concerns raised by critics.

06/23/2015

A brush fire broke out along the Palisades in Alpine, New Jersey. (Credit: valdzins)

Brush Fire Rages Near Palisades Parkway In Alpine, N.J.

A massive brush fire was burning Saturday night on near the Palisades Parkway in New Jersey.

05/02/2015

Stephen Scharf (Credit: CBS 2)

Bail Remains At $1,000,000 After Court Throws Out NJ Man’s Murder Conviction

Bail remains at $1 million for the New Jersey man whose murder conviction for pushing his wife off the cliffs at the Palisades in 1992 was overturned.

09/24/2014

Rendering of the LG building rising above the tree line of the Palisades (credit: Scenic Hudson via Protect the Palisades)

Palisades Joins List Of 11 Most Endangered Historic Places In U.S.

The list is curated by the National Trust for Historic Preservation, a non-profit group. The group says the Palisades is threatened by “inappropriate development,” referring to the planned LG Electronics headquarters.

06/24/2014

Rendering of the LG building rising above the tree line of the Palisades (credit: Scenic Hudson via Protect the Palisades)

Lawmaker Launches Bill That Could Derail LG’s New Jersey HQ Plans

There is a new twist in the fight against a proposed Englewood Cliffs building that opponents say will ruin the view of the Palisades — and may lead to more development.

04/29/2014

Rendering of the LG building rising above the tree line of the Palisades (credit: Scenic Hudson via Protect the Palisades)

Environmental Group Takes To YouTube In Fight Against LG Building On Palisades

Environmental groups and some New York politicians have been trying to stop the construction of an eight-story building along the pristine palisades in New Jersey.

04/18/2014

Rendering of the LG building rising above the tree line of the Palisades (credit: Scenic Hudson via Protect the Palisades)

Palisades Commission Asks LG To Lower Height Of Planned New Headquarters

The commission unanimously approved a resolution Monday night that stated LG Electronics’ proposed 143-foot-high headquarters in Englewood Cliffs poses a threat to the scenic beauty to the area north of the George Washington Bridge.

02/25/2014

Stories from Main Street - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Stories From Main Street: Carbon Dioxide Sequestration In Southern Rockland County

Researchers say underground carbon dioxide storage is one possible hope for mitigating climate change.

09/30/2013

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Man Rescued After Falling Off Cliff In New Jersey Palisades

First responders rescued a man who fell off a cliff in the New Jersey Palisades Sunday.

09/08/2013

Rendering of the LG building rising above the tree line of the Palisades (credit: Scenic Hudson via Protect the Palisades)

LG Electronics Vows To Move Ahead With Englewood Cliffs Tower

LG Electronics is moving forward with plans to build a 143-foot office tower in Englewood Cliffs after a judge paved the way for the project last week.

08/16/2013

Rendering of the LG building rising above the tree line of the Palisades (credit: Scenic Hudson via Protect the Palisades)

Judge: 143-Foot Office Building Can Be Built On The Palisades

Opponents plan to appeal a judge’s ruling in favor of constructing a new office tower in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., in what some argue would ruin the pristine view of the Palisades.

08/10/2013

Rendering of the LG building rising above the tree line of the Palisades (credit: Scenic Hudson via Protect the Palisades)

Former N.J. Governors Join Fight To Save Palisades From LG Headquarters

When Michele Byers, head of the New Jersey Conservation Foundation, asked four governors to implore LG Electronics not to build a tower that would soar above the tree line in Englewood Cliffs and mar the vista, they didn’t even blink.

06/07/2013

The Palisades as seen from Fort Tryon Park near the Cloisters (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Stories From Main Street: Push On To Save The Palisades From New LG Tower

LG Electronics plans to build a 143 foot tall office building in Englewood Cliffs and at that height, the building would rise above the tree line.

02/04/2013

(file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Korean Giant LG Threatens To Disrupt View Of Palisades With Office Tower

Numerous entities are suing LG to prevent the construction of buildings like the ones in Edgewater and Ft. Lee, which have changed the iconic view of the Palisades forever.

01/22/2013

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