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Michelle Lodzinski is taken to the Sayreville Police Department in New Jersey, on charges that she killed her 5-year-old son, Timothy Wiltsey, in 1991. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Mom Returns To New Jersey To Face Charges In 1991 Murder Of Her Son

The mother charged with killing her son more than 20 years ago was back in court in New Jersey Friday to face the charges.

09/12/2014

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N.J. Crime Ring Burglarizing Vehicles, Attempting To Resemble Victims To Cash In

Police say the criminals try to hit as many banks as they can within an hour of their thefts, before alerts can go out.

09/05/2014

Michelle Lodzinski

Florida Mom Charged In New Jersey Cold Case Death Appears In Court

Michelle Lodzinski is charged in the death of her 5-year-old son who was reported missing from a carnival in New Jersey in 1991.

08/07/2014

Salt water taffy (Credit: Wikimedia Commons)

N.J. State Assembly Approves Bill To Make Salt Water Taffy Official State Candy

The New Jersey State Assembly on Monday approved a bill that would make salt water taffy the official state candy.

06/16/2014

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Police: Teen ‘Glow Parties’ Can Be Dangerous Or Even Deadly

“Glow parties” are popular among teenagers. But police said music and dancing is not all that is going on, and they have issued a warning to parents.

04/11/2014

Gov. Chris Christie at a town hall in Sayreville, N.J., April 3, 2014. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Gov. Christie Announces Buyout Successes At Sayreville Town Hall

Christie said the state has made offers to purchase 265 homes in Sayreville and neighboring South River from willing sellers. So far, 175 have accepted.

04/03/2014

Martin and Theresa Kuczynski's Sayreville home is razed as part of the NJ Sandy buyout program, March 13, 2014. (credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

1st Home Razed As Part Of N.J. Sandy Buyout Program

The first of four planned home demolitions in a superstorm Sandy-ravaged community has begun. An excavator’s claw ripped through 25 years of memories at Martin and Theresa Kuczynski’s Sayreville home.

03/13/2014

Water workers survey a damaged residence on November 6, 2012 in Sea Bright, New Jersey. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Superstorm Sandy-Related Home Buyouts Continue In N.J.

So far, the state has funding for 424 buyouts statewide. The Department of Environmental Protection said 169 property owners have accepted buyout offers in South River and Sayreville.

03/05/2014

Jaclyn P. Melillo has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting two male students, authorities announced Oct. 11, 2013. (credit: Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office)

Sayreville Teacher Charged With Sexually Assaulting 2 Students

According to police, Jaclyn P. Melillo, 25, has been charged with two counts of sexual assault and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child.

10/11/2013

Gov. Chris Christie announces buyout offers in South River, July 16, 2013. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

More N.J. Homeowners In Flood-Prone South River Offered Buyouts

The buyout offers homeowners the pre-storm market value for their home, through a $300 million program introduced by Gov. Christie in May.

07/16/2013

Sen. Robert Menendez with Sandy victims in Sayreville, N.J. - June 28, 2013 (credit: Monica Miller / WCBS 880)

Sayreville Sandy Victims Say Goodbye As They Take Buyouts

Sen. Robert Menendez says almost 130 homeowners are being offered pre-Sandy value for their properties.

06/28/2013

Sign on a home in Sayreville, N.J. - May 16, 2013 (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

Sayreville Residents Eager, But Nervous About Buyouts

On Thursday, Gov. Chris Christie announced a plan to buy out homes in flood-prone areas of Sayreville and South River so no houses are built there in the future, and some residents are eager.

05/17/2013

A truck drives down a flooded street after water levels lowered October 30, 2012 in Little Ferry, New Jersey. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Christie Announces Buyout Plan For Homeowners Susceptible To Flooding

The governor announced the “willing seller” buyout plan Thursday, just before appearing in Sayreville, where about 270 homes were destroyed or severely damaged by a tidal surge during Sandy.

05/16/2013

Girl selling pot holders to help Sandy victims. (credit: CBS 2)

Girl, 4, Raising Funds For Sandy Victims By Making, Selling Pot Holders

Makenna Switzer of Sayreville said the project started with two orders and has since grown to 180 orders.

05/08/2013

Gavel (Credit: Clipart)

N.J. White Supremacist Guilty In Attack On Middle Eastern Men

A reputed member of a white supremacist pleaded guilty to hate crime charges Tuesday, after be beat two Middle Eastern men in New Jersey.

04/02/2013

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