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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

Frank Lautenberg (credit: Kris Connor/Getty Images Entertainment)

Lautenberg To Be Eulogized By Dignitaries, Lie In Repose In Senate

Lautenberg’s casket will arrive at the U.S Capitol on Thursday, where it will lie in repose in the Senate chamber before he is interred at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday.

06/04/2013

Sen. Charles Schumer and U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood at Hudson Yards - May 30, 2013 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

LaHood Announces Major Investment In Gateway Rail Tunnel Project

An investment of $185 million is coming to help get Amtrak’s Gateway project rolling, a project that is supposed to create a high-speed rail corridor to alleviate the bottleneck between New York and Newark.

05/30/2013

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

Super Bowl Expo Held For Local Businesses Banking On The Big Game

The Meadowlands Regional Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday held a trade show dubbed “The Big Game Experience” for local businesses hoping to profit from the big game when it comes to the Meadowlands in February.

05/22/2013

7 Train (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Study Urges Extension Of No. 7 Subway Line To New Jersey

A feasibility study released Wednesday urged transportation officials to move forward with an extension of the No. 7 subway line to Secaucus, N.J.

04/10/2013

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