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City To Begin Spraying For West Nile Mosquitoes On Wednesday Morning

The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene will begin spraying for mosquitoes in several areas Wednesday morning, in an effort to keep the West Nile virus from spreading.

06/17/2014

Amy Locane-Bovenizer (file/credit: Amanda Edwards/Getty Images)

Former TV, Movie Actress Seeks Public Defender To Appeal Conviction For N.J. Fatal DWI

Amy Locane-Bovenizer is serving a three-year prison sentence. Somerset County prosecutors argued on Tuesday that she should not be granted a state-funded lawyer because she and her husband are not indigent,

04/09/2014

Seventh Street in Hoboken on Feb. 3, 2014. (credit: Billi Rama/CBSNewYork)

Snow-Weary N.J. Residents Ready For Summer

The National Weather Service says much of the state is in line for 4 to 8 inches of snow falling throughout the day Monday. The highest amounts are expected to be across the middle of the state with less in the northernmost and southernmost counties.

02/03/2014

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NJ Lawmakers Want Loophole Closed In Cases Involving Failure To Disclose HIV Infection

A retired Plainfield police captain was on trial in July for having sex with women and not telling them he’s HIV positive, but was acquitted after prosecutors were barred from obtaining medical records.

09/18/2013

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Measles Warning Issued For Recent Visitors To N.J. Hospital

If you were at Somerset Medical Center in Somerville, N.J., earlier this week, health officials said you might have contracted measles.

03/09/2013

Somerset County, NJ on Sept. 9, 2011 (credit: Gerry Jurrens via Facebook.com/cbsnewyork)

Lawmaker Calls For Stiffer Penalties For Violating Road Closure Signage In New Jersey

State Senator Kip Bateman from Somerville said when drivers don’t follow the road closure signs, they put themselves and first responders at risk, while also diverting attention from the main incident. The bill sponsored by Bateman would increase the fine from $100 to $250 and may require drivers to pay for the cost of their rescue.

08/26/2012

Patrick Lott (credit: Somerset County Proseutor's Office)

Asst. Principal Patrick Lott Arrested For Secretly Videotaping Boys In H.S. Shower

Lott, 54, of Somerville, faces numerous charges, including child endangerment and invasion of privacy.

12/28/2011

A Jail Cell - File / Photo: JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images

NJ Construction Worker Confronts, Escorts Burglary Suspect To Police Station

Jedrek Dennis was charged with burglary and possession of a controlled substance after a search revealed he was carrying a cigarette box with prescription muscle relaxants inside.

07/06/2011

Gov. Chris Christie signs legislation to help in continuing efforts to revitalize Atlantic City in the unfinished atrium of Revel Casino - Atlantic City, NJ - Feb 1, 2011 - Photo: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office

Entrepreneurs, Local Officials Work To Trim Regulations In New Jersey

The renaissance many of New Jersey’s downtowns have enjoyed has been put in peril by the economic downturn, as business owners find themselves squeezed by high rents and low revenue.

04/24/2011

Penny Parking Meter - Somerville, NJ - Apr 5, 2011 - Photo: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880

Somerville, New Jersey Still Has Penny Parking Meters

What can you get for a penny these days?

04/05/2011

Nancy Dunsavage Fiedler, 58, faced a judge on Friday for allegedly kidnapping her daughter and fleeing New Jersey during a custody dispute with her ex-husband.

NJ Mom In Court After Allegedly Abducting Daughter 26 Years Ago

A New Jersey mother faced a judge on Friday for allegedly kidnapping after she fled the state with her six-year-old daughter 26 years ago during a custody dispute with her ex-husband.

10/22/2010