CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

Ridgewood

New, taller utility poles installed in Ridgewood, N.J. (Credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Ridgewood Residents Voice Concerns Over Tall Utility Poles

Some residents call the poles an eyesore and are concerned they could pose a health risk and decrease property values.

07/16/2013

PSE&G crews install new utility poles and power lines in Ridgewood, NJ. (file/credit CBS 2)

Ridgewood, N.J. Residents Furious Over Unexpected PSE&G Project

Residents in one New Jersey neighborhood have told a power company “not in my neighborhood.” The outcry began when PSE&G began replacing 35-foot utility poles with poles that are twice as tall.

07/15/2013

Chloe Olson, right, seen here with her sister, is being lauded as a hero for calling 911 while her mother was choking. (Photo: CBS 2)

Audio: Heroic N.J. 5-Year-Old Calls 911 While Mother Chokes On Chip

It was a single phone call that made the difference between life and death. The caller was a 5-year-old New Jersey girl. The child dialed 911 after her mother began choking and couldn’t speak.

07/11/2013

Chairs lined up in Ridgewood ahead of the Fourth of July celebration (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Ridgewood Residents Get An Early Start On Fourth Of July

The parade was first staged in 1910 and kicks off an epic town-wide celebration, the festivities are capped off at night with a fireworks display.

06/28/2013

Ridgewood, N.J. Bear

Bear Leads Police On Chase In Ridgewood, N.J.

A bear was tranquilized after a chase in Ridgewood, N.J. Sunday.

06/23/2013

(file / credit: clipart.com)

Police Find Man, Woman Dead In Queens Home

Police have identified the victims as 21-year-old Franco Montoya and 28-year-old Beatrice Morris.

06/04/2013

Ridgewood Underage Drinking Party

17 Teens Arrested At Underage Drinking Party In Ridgewood, N.J.

Police in upscale Ridgewood, N.J., busted a massive house party this weekend, and 17 teenagers were hauled off in handcuffs.

05/05/2013

Investigators outside a building in Queens where a body was found buried in the backyard on April 30, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Queens Body Identified As That Of Missing Man; Suspect Charged

Derek Tudor, the 27-year-old son of Frank Soucie’s longtime live-in girlfriend, said he suffocated Soucie, police said.

05/01/2013

Ridgewood, NJ student Brigid Miniter confirmed by Pope Francis. (credit: Glen McCall via CBS 2)

Ridgewood Catholic School Students Confirmed By Pope Francis Back From Rome

Brigid Miniter, 14, and Anthony Merejo, 17, of Ridgewood are home with memories and pictures from the ceremony at the Vatican.

05/01/2013

Ridgewood Queens Body Found

Body Found Buried In Missing Man’s Backyard In Ridgewood, Queens

Police did not immediately identify the body, but it was found outside 1866 Putnam Ave. That is the address of Frank Soucie, 60, who was reported missing by his girlfriend who resides with him.

04/30/2013

Forest Hills

Continuing Rash Of Burglaries Keep Queens Residents On Edge

The Ridgewood and Forest Hills sections of Queens were on alert Wednesday night, after thieves ransacked 14 homes in just two months.

04/30/2013

A pregnant woman and her son were struck by a car in Ridgewood, N.J. on April 25, 2013 (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Pregnant Mom, Son Struck By Car While Crossing Street In Ridgewood

Police said the woman, who is seven months pregnant, was walking her 5-year-old son to school along with the boy’s 4-year-old brother who was in a stroller.

04/25/2013

Anthony Merejo, Brigid Miniter

2 N.J. Teens Headed To Rome To Be Confirmed Personally By Pope Francis

Two New Jersey teens were set to embark Tuesday on the biggest journey of their lives – a trip to Rome to be confirmed into the Roman Catholic Church by Pope Francis himself.

04/23/2013

Students cross the street at Somerville Elementary School. (credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Elementary Students Get Threatening Chain Letter-Style Text

The principal of Somerville Elementary School described the text as being “not sexual”…but “quite graphic” and “violent.”

03/21/2013

Ridgewood High School (credit: Eileen Lehpamer/1010 WINS)

NJ High School Students Could Face Child Porn Charges For Sharing Nude Photos

A sexting scandal at a New Jersey high school has officials warning students that they could face criminal charges.

03/14/2013

more

previous