United Water spokesman Rich Henning said the man broke into the plant that treats and pumps water for the township of Manalapan. Workers heard cries for help coming from a pipe around 7 a.m. Friday.
Emergency crews have rescued two workers who had been stuck five stories up on scaffolding outside an office building in Paramus.
A New York City police officer was credited Monday with saving the life of a 1-year-old boy who was found unconscious in a Washington Heights clothing store.
Two police officers on Long Island rescued a woman who was poised to jump off a bridge Monday morning.
A 16-year-old boy was honored Sunday night for saving an elderly man during Superstorm Sandy in Long Beach, Long Island last year.
Police talked down a man who was apparently suicidal from the Verrazano Bridge on Tuesday.
Good Samaritans helped rescue a man Monday afternoon when a fire broke out in a Washington Heights apartment building.
Republican mayoral candidate and former Metropolitan Transportation Authority Chairman Joe Lhota reportedly said this week that he did not think it was “appropriate” to shut down two subway lines for a pair of lost kittens.
Marine 41 was officially commissioned Thursday on eastern Long Island.
Police Wednesday evening were congratulating an officer who rescued a man who got caught in the water as he tried to repair his jet ski on the northern edge of Manhattan.
Police on Wednesday brought a 49-year-old woman to safety after she was found floating in the East River under the Manhattan Bridge.
A daring rescue was caught on camera Tuesday evening in Old Bridge, N.J.
The father of rescued lobsterman John Aldridge said his son survived 12 hours in shark-infested waters — without a life jacket — by thinking about his family.
The U.S. Coast Guard rescued a missing fisherman Wednesday afternoon, about 43 miles off the coast of Long Island.
Crews rescued a man Sunday afternoon after he was seriously injured upon falling down a cliff in Alpine, N.J.