Scott Rapoport

Perth Amboy's William McGinnis Middle School remains closed while it undergoes an extensive cleaning. (credit: CBS2)

N.J. School To Be Disinfected After Worker Diagnosed With Infectious Bacteria

Perth Amboy’s William McGinnis Middle School remains closed while it undergoes an extensive cleaning after an adult who works there was diagnosed with a rare bacteria.

01/12/2015

A Target store. (Credit: CBS2)

Some Women Furious After Target Says Plus-Size Line Will Only Be Sold Online

A full-sized controversy has erupted at retail giant Target, with a new store policy leaving some women feeling insulted and excluded.

01/09/2015

A snowy street in Hoboken, N.J. on Jan. 6, 2015. (credit: Billie Rama)

Tri-State Area Deals With Bitter Cold After Light Snow Falls

A coating of snow was on the ground across much of the Tri-State area, and a bitter cold temperatures were expected to stick around for the next few days.

01/06/2015

Olena Olenyukh with son Maxim at Coney Island Hospital (credit: handout)/Angela Ortega with son Elias at Montifiore Medical Center. (credit: Montifiore Medical Center)

NYC Families Welcome First Babies Of 2015

At least three New York City hospitals welcomed the first babies of 2015, all born right after the stroke of midnight.

01/01/2015

Early revelers in Times Square (Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Revelers To Ring In The New Year With Frigid Temps

If you’re going to be out and about tonight, definitely bundle up! Lows will dip into the upper 20s overnight with wind chills in the teens. Midnight forecast? A frigid 26, feeling closer to 15 degrees in Times Square. Brrrrr!!

12/31/2014

(Credit: CBS2)

Thousands Vie For Affordable Housing Units In Trendy Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Williamsburg, Brooklyn, is known as one of the trendiest and most expensive neighborhoods in the city. But now, a new building is offering staggeringly low prices to rent and tens of thousands of people are vying to get in on it.

12/30/2014

Shots were fired at the Old Paramus Reformed Church in Ridgewood, New Jersey on Friday, Dec. 26. (Credit: Darius Radzius/1010 WINS)

Parishioners Shocked After Shots Are Fired At Ridgewood, N.J. Church

Shots were fired late last week at a church in Ridgewood, New Jersey, and days later, everyone was asking who would possibly do such a thing.

12/29/2014

PATH trains pulls into the WTC station. (Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

New Jersey Officials Rip Proposal To End Overnight PATH Service

The suggestion to eliminate the service is buried on page 81 of a 100-page report from a special panel formed by Govs. Chris Christie and Andrew Cuomo to reform the Port Authority.

12/28/2014

Santa Claus waves to the crowd during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 27, 2014 in New York City. The annual tradition marks the start of the holiday season.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Kids Say The Darndest Things About Santa

Kids weigh in on the inner workings of Christmas and Santa.

12/25/2014

Volunteers with Citymeals-on-Wheels (Credit: CBS2)

New Yorkers Mark Christmas By Giving Back To Those In Need

An army of volunteers helped to make Christmas even better for people in need across New York City.

12/25/2014

Matty's Toy Stop in Hewlett (Credit: CBS2)

Nassau Police Unions Send Families In Need On Christmas Shopping Spree

Some families were bused in from homeless shelters and even Santa made an appearance.

12/24/2014

A Southwest Airlines jet and an American Airlines jet clipped wings at LaGuardia airport on Dec. 23, 2014. (credit: launaforehand via CBS2)

2 Planes Clip Wings On The Ground At LaGuardia Airport

Southwest Airlines flight 449, a Boeing 737 with 143 passengers and five crew on board, sustained damage to the left winglet when it clipped American Airlines flight 1104, the Port Authority said.

12/23/2014

Hundreds line up at the Greater Allen A.M.E. Church in Jamaica, Queens to receive toys for the needy on Dec. 22, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Hundreds Line Up At Queens Church To Receive Gifts For Needy Children

The church calls the event Christmas on Merrick Boulevard — a community service involving volunteers and the faithful doling out donations with full hearts and lots of love.

12/22/2014

Former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani (Credit: CBS2)

Former Mayor Giuliani Says De Blasio Not Responsible For Officer Deaths

Giuliani spoke out in defense of de Blasio, but also criticized him for not being tough enough on protesters during recent demonstrations over the grand jury decision in the Eric Garner case.

12/21/2014

A man was captured on camera inside Congregational Baptist Church in Newark. (Photo: CBS2)

Pastor Livid After New Jersey Church Robbed 9 Times In A Month

Crime was caught on tape in a house of the holy.

12/15/2014

more

previous