Pompton Lakes

Federal Government Seeks Damage From Pompton Lakes DuPont Plant PollutionThe federal government is seeking damages from DuPont for pollution at the company's 600-acre property in northern New Jersey where it made ammunition for both world wars.
High Winds, Intense Waves Slam Jersey Shore As Sandy Bears DownThe storm is forecast to linger for 36 hours, according to experts. The prolonged event means high tides will complicate the effects of the storm.
Gov. Christie Warns Against Complacency As Residents Still Cleaning Up From Irene Brace For DamageWhile the exact track of the Category One storm is still unclear, "it's going to make landfall in New Jersey, that's clear," Christie told reporters Sunday afternoon.
Doctor Convicted Of Manslaughter Performs Back Surgery In North JerseyThe state Attorney General's Office said Dr. Richard Kaul is putting the public in "imminent danger'' while working out of a one-room surgical office in Pompton Lakes. A patient of his in England died during routine dental work.
Flood-Damaged Homes In NJ To Be Bought Out By FEMAMany in New Jersey are fed up with the frequent flooding in their area and want out.
Federal Aid On Its Way For Flood Victims In NY, NJAs flood victims continue to clean up after Hurricane Irene and rain from Tropical Storm Lee, there is some good news from federal officials.
Passaic, Pompton River Flooding Still Poses Threat In NJRising rivers flooded roadways in some of the same communities hit hard by Hurricane Irene as several hundred New Jersey residents remained in shelters Friday, waiting for waters from Tropical Storm Lee to recede.
Flooding Remains Major Concern For NJ Residents After IreneNew Jersey rivers busted out of their banks Monday, causing record floods in some places and leaving residents elsewhere frustrated.
Rising Flood Waters Devastate Pompton Lakes; Flooded Home ExplodesA house in the middle of a flood zone in Pompton Lakes exploded early Monday, sending clouds of smoke and flames into the air.
Flood Waters Receding, But N.J. Residents Still FuriousAs flood-prone areas of New Jersey began drying out Tuesday, angry residents of flooded areas called again on New Jersey's leaders to do more to keep their roads and homes dry.
Flooding Continues In Parts Of Garden State Forecasters said minor to moderate flooding will continue along the Passaic River at Pine Brook and Little Falls and the Rockaway River at Boonton until they begin to recede Tuesday.
Flood Fears Intensify As Rain Continues To Drench New JerseyHeavy rains drenched already flood-weary communities in New Jersey on Thursday, forcing thousands of residents to prepare for disaster.