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New Jersey Substitute Teacher Indicted On Charges Of Sex With Girl, 16

A former New Jersey substitute teacher was indicted Friday on charges that he had sex multiple times with a 16-year-old girl at his home.



Red Bank Man Ends Cross-Country Charity Run In Central Park

The Red Bank, N.J., resident ran for the charity, Stand Up to Cancer, and started his trek in Oceanside, Calif., on May 11.


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Man Hit By NJ TRANSIT Train After Falling Off Platform

The victim, whose name has not yet been released, suffered a broken leg in the incident.


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New Jersey Holds Late Halloween; Some Kids Less Than Thrilled

New York metro area residents had other issues on their minds when Halloween came and went last week, but in New Jersey, some families were out trick-or-treating Monday night – albeit five days later than usual.


Evelyn, of New Jersey, had a 51-pound tumor removed and is now on the road to recovery. (credit: CBS 2)

‘Holy Smoke': N.J. Woman Recovering After Having 51-Pound Tumor Removed

It’s hard enough hearing that you have a tumor, but can you imagine being told it’s the size of a second-grade child?


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Stories From Main Street: Tough Times For July 4th Fireworks In Tri-State Area

Outside of the Macy’s extravaganza, Red Bank has one of the largest fireworks displays around. Well, it had one of them. It’s just one example of the dousing of the rockets’ red glare.


A photo posted on Jon Bon Jovi's Facebook and Twitter following rumors of his death (Credit: David Bergman/Facebook)

Jon Bon Jovi Disproves Death Rumors With Facebook, Twitter Photo

The Internet was abuzz on Monday after a fake press release surfaced on the Internet saying the New Jersey rocker had died of cardiac arrest.


Rock star Jon Bon Jovi holds onto his umbrella in the wind and rain at the opening of his Soul Kitchen restaurant in Red Bank, N.J., Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Jon Bon Jovi Opens Charity Restaurant, Soul Kitchen, In Red Bank

Jon Bon Jovi has opened a restaurant that anyone can afford to eat at. Diners can pay whatever they’re able to for their meal or volunteer to work in the restaurant or other local organizations.


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Red Bank Plans Fines For Disorderly Conduct During July 4 Fireworks Display

Thinking of acting up during Red Bank’s July 4 fireworks? Better start saving now. The borough plans to slap the maximum fines of $2,500 for those convicted of disorderly conduct, public drinking or other misbehavior.


Friends and family put up posters imploring the public for help finding missing Red Bank woman Viridiana Beltran, 26. (Credit: CBS 2)

Family, Friends Desperately Searching For Missing Red Bank Woman

Family and friends of missing Red Bank woman Viridiana Beltran, who hasn’t been seen since last Thursday, were asking the public for help in finding the 26-year-old on Friday.


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Bon Jovi Foundation To Turn Auto Repair Shop Into Restaurant

Rocker Jon Bon Jovi’s foundation has received approval to convert an auto repair shop into a restaurant that would serve people whether they can pay or not. Red Bank’s planning board on Monday signed off on the plan, which is based on concepts used in Denver and Salt Lake City.


Gov. Chris Christie signs legislation to help in continuing efforts to revitalize Atlantic City in the unfinished atrium of Revel Casino - Atlantic City, NJ - Feb 1, 2011 - Photo: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office

Entrepreneurs, Local Officials Work To Trim Regulations In New Jersey

The renaissance many of New Jersey’s downtowns have enjoyed has been put in peril by the economic downturn, as business owners find themselves squeezed by high rents and low revenue.


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NJ House Fire Displaces 11

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.


Art Therapy Helps Children Cope With Tragedy

A loved one dying is a difficult time for anyone, but it’s especially difficult for children, who often don’t have the words or emotional maturity to deal with their grief. But kids still need a way to cope with their grief after the death of someone close.


Police in Monmouth were forced to direct traffic when a massive power outage struck Monday evening. (Photo/CBS 2)

Power Mostly Restored In Monmouth County

Authorities said a power outage that affected thousands of homes and businesses in Monmouth County Monday has been mostly resolved.