Rebecca Granet

Newark public schools stage a sit-in. (credit: CBS 2)

Newark Students Walk Out Of School, Protest City’s Education Policy

Newark students walked out of school Friday and crowded city streets, to protest the public school administration.

05/22/2015

Beach replenishment efforts on the Jersey Shore on Friday, April 17, 2015. (Credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

Jersey Shore Still Recovering As 3rd Post-Sandy Summer Nears

The Jersey shore is still recovering as the third summer after Superstorm Sandy nears.

05/21/2015

A customer pumps gasoline into his car. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New Jersey Senate Leader Hits Brakes On Pump-Your-Own Gas Bill

Senate President Steve Sweeney said on Tuesday that recently introduced measures to roll back the law requiring gas station attendants to pump gas will not be posted as long as he’s in charge.

05/19/2015

El Diablo

Six Flags Great Adventure Previews New El Diablo Roller Coaster

New Jersey’s Six Flags Great Adventure amusement park is previewing its newest roller coaster.

05/14/2015

Al-Shakeen Woodson, 15. (credit: Handout)

Mother Of Newark Boy Shot To Death On Mother’s Day Speaks Exclusively To 1010 WINS

There’s an active search underway after a drive-by shooting left one person dead and three wounded on Mother’s Day in Newark.

05/11/2015

Jermaine Cunningham

Judge Denies Ex-Jet Jermaine Cunningham’s Request In Revenge Porn Case

Jermaine Cunningham, a free agent who was with the New York Jets last year, is charged with invasion of privacy, unlawful weapons transport and possession of hollow-point bullets.

05/06/2015

A fire spread through several buildings in Passaic on May 3, 2015. (credit: Janelle Burrell/ CBS2)

Dozens Displaced After Fire Rips Through Several Passaic Buildings

At least 80 people are now looking for a new place to call home after a massive blaze ripped through several buildings in Passaic late Sunday night.

05/04/2015

James Raffone

New Jersey Father Raising Funds, Awareness For Son’s Illness One Push-Up At A Time

James Raffone founded “Jar of Hope” to raise awareness and support research for Duschenne muscular dystrophy.

04/22/2015

A person was shot by New Jersey State Police in Union on Tuesday, April 21. (Credit: CBS2)

AG: New Jersey State Police Fatally Shoot Carjacking Suspect Who Drove At Trooper

New Jersey State police shot and killed a man after he drove a stolen Jeep toward them, authorities said.

04/22/2015

Stephen Sinisi was out walking his dog, Raleigh, in Norwood when he was attacked by a coyote. (credit: Meg Baker/CBS2)

Another Coyote Captured, Dens Found After Norwood, NJ Man Is Bitten

A Norwood resident who was attacked by a coyote while walking his dog said he thought it was a dog approaching him.

04/20/2015

Eric LeGrand Sports Illustrated Cover (credit: Sports Illustrated)

NJ Man Dubbed ‘SI King’ Gathers Autographs From Sports Illustrated Cover Stars

From Michael Jordan to Ronald Reagan, since 1982 Scott Smith, who is called the SI King, has been finding the people who graced the cover of Sports Illustrated and getting them to autograph the issue.

04/17/2015

Lord Nelson with Dr. Karyn Malinowski at Gales Way Farm in Wrightstown, New Jersey, where he was stabled. (credit: Rutgers Equine Science Center)

Rutgers’ Lord Nelson, Only Horse Flagged In NCAA Game, Dies At 42

It was against Army in 1994 that Lord Nelson was penalized for unsportsmanlike conduct when he broke free and raced down the sideline at Giants Stadium.

04/15/2015

Talula's in Asbury Park (credit: Rebecca Granet/1010 WINS)

Asbury Park Pizza Place Celebrates Owners’ Wedding With Limited-Time Mexican Menu

An Italian restaurant in the Jersey shore restaurant is serving up tropical drinks and frying up fresh tortillas in the kitchen, but for a limited time only.

04/10/2015

East Orange home where mother, child found dead (CBS2)

Mother, Child Found Dead Inside East Orange Home; Carbon Monoxide Suspected

Carbon monoxide is odorless and colorless. There was a carbon monoxide detector in the home but it was inoperable, Chief of Detectives Anthony F. Ambrose said.

04/08/2015

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Elderly Couple Found Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide In Elmwood Park, NJ

The bodies of Michael and Rosalia Juskin were discovered on the first floor of their Spruce Street home in Elmwood Park, Bergen County Prosecutor John Molinelli said on Twitter.

04/06/2015

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