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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - FEBRUARY 02: Bruno Mars performs during the Pepsi Super Bowl XLVIII Halftime Show at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Secaucus To Get Reimbursed After NFL Backed Out Of Contract Before Super Bowl

Mayor Michael Gonnelli said a representative of Touchdown Entertainment said the company would pay the town about $18,000. The company contracted to use the local high school as a staging area for the halftime show at MetLife Stadium.

02/26/2014

A man walks past a large pile of snow created by snowplows on Broadway near Lincoln Center. (Photo STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Another Winter Storm Blowing Into Tri-State Area

Forecasters say snow is expected to begin falling Wednesday night and slow the commute into work Thursday.

02/12/2014

Aerial view of MetLife Stadium (Photo by LI-Aerial/Getty Images)

Secaucus Mayor Threatens Lawsuit Against NFL For Breaking Contract

The plan was for the league to use Secaucus High School as a staging area. The town had a contract with the NFL for the arrangement, but the league backed out at the last minute.

02/11/2014

Jessica Schneider, Robert Zych

CBS 2′s Jessica Schneider Comes To The Rescue Amid Rock Salt Shortage

CBS 2’s Jessica Schneider came to the rescue in Secaucus, N.J. Wednesday evening, as residents suffered from a severe salt shortage.

02/05/2014

The scene at Penn Station in Manhattan ahead of the Feb. 2 Super Bowl. (Photo by Chris Colton/CBS New York)

Security Heightened At Transit Hubs Ahead Of Super Bowl

This year’s Super Bowl has the distinction of relying on mass transit to take up to 30,000 fans to the game.

01/30/2014

Super Bowl signs are seen at MetLife Stadium on Jan. 27, 2014, as the venue is prepared to host Super Bowl XLVIII between the Denver Broncos and the Seattle Seahawks. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie: Reminder, Super Bowl XLVIII Is In NJ!

Christie said visitors were free to go to New York and enjoy “a couple of good restaurants, and some theater and stuff to do.” But he added that game announcers on Sunday “are not going to say live from New York City, because that would be a lie.”

01/28/2014

New Jersey officials feel snubbed by a lack of official Super Bowl events being held in the towns surrounding Metlife Stadium. (Credit CBS 2)

Lawmakers: NFL Has Completely Ignored N.J. During Super Bowl Ramp-Up

With the Super Bowl XLVIII just days away, you’d never know it from the New Jersey side of this two-part equation. Some lawmakers say the NFL hasn’t endorsed any of its events, leaving New Jersey out of the spotlight and in the cold.

01/27/2014

Super Bowl XLVIII preps at MetLife Stadium as seen from Chopper 880, Jan. 17, 2014 (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Anticipation Builds As NYC, NJ Prep For Super Bowl XLVIII

The big game is still almost two weeks away, and while there will be all sorts of events throughout the metropolitan area of nearly 20 million, the excitement hasn’t quite started to spike yet.

01/21/2014

Hundreds of demonstrators rally before marching and blocking traffic in a major intersection outside a Wal-Mart store during rush hour September 5, 2013 in Hyattsville, Maryland.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Activists Rally Outside Secaucus Walmart To Demand Higher Wages

The company’s CEO is defending the retail giant. Bill Simon says his stores offers opportunity.

11/29/2013

Courtroom/File (Photo: CBS 2)

Report: North Jersey Woman Admits To Sending Threatening Letters

A northern New Jersey woman has admitted to mailing a threatening letter to the Town of Secaucus.

11/14/2013

Ice sculptures at the Super Bowl expo in Secaucus, N.J. May 22, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

N.J. Cities Planning Events To Cash In On Super Bowl XLVIII

Municipalities cannot use the phrase Super Bowl or the logos for the NFL or Super Bowl XLVIII without violating league policy.

11/11/2013

U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz (at podium) with Gov. Chris Christie and others announcing microgrid study for NJ TRANSIT, August 26, 2013. (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

NJ TRANSIT Gets Grant To Study Use Of Microgrid To Keep Trains Moving

Christie says the NJ Transitgrid would be the first microgrid built for a non-military use. It would supply highly reliable power when the regular power sources fail.

08/26/2013

Childrens Place T-Shirt

Experts: Discontinued T-Shirt Sent Harmful Message To Girls

Following complaints of sexism about girls’ T-shirt suggesting that math is not among the wearer’s “best subjects,” some organizations have been emphasizing that girls can excel in math and every other subject.

08/07/2013

Childrens Place T-Shirt

Girls’ T-Shirt Pulled From Children’s Place Amid Complaints Of Sexism

The Secaucus, N.J.-based Children’s Place retailer has stopped selling a T-shirt that has sparked complaints of sexism.

08/06/2013

Field Station: Dinosaurs in Secaucus, N.J. (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

One Tank Trips: Dinosaurs Stand Tall In Secaucus, N.J.

For our latest One Tanks Trips installment, reporter Peter Haskell got up close and personal with some prehistoric creatures in Secaucus, New Jersey.

06/26/2013

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