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Raritan Home Damaged In Natural Gas Explosion

Friday morning’s blast blew out the windows and caused a minor fire.


Wind Batters Raritan Bay  (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Fishermen Suing New York City Over Shellfish Beds Allegedly Contaminated During Sandy

The Baymen’s Protective Association says that sewage outflows from wastewater plants crippled by storm contaminated fishing grounds.


Long Branch Shelter (credit: CBS 2)

Shelter Volunteers Work To Reassure Evacuees From NJ

The first rain and wind from Hurricane Irene arrived in New Jersey by midday Saturday, and by the evening,thousands of evacuees headed to local shelters to wait out the storm.


A black bear caused a scare in East Brunswick, roaming neighborhoods and climbing a tree. It was tranquilized and captured by authorities. (Credit: CBS 2)

Bear In Raritan Hit By Car, Climbs Tree

For the third time in two months, a bear stuck in a tree put on a show for some New Jersey residents.