State Environmental Protection

This bear was seen in Ridgewood, N.J., on Sept. 30, 2014. (credit: Stephanie Soyka)

Week-Long New Jersey Bear Hunt Heads Into Fifth Day

It looks like the Nor’easter didn’t put a damper on the number of black bears killed during this week-long season.

12/12/2014

Pompton Lake Dam (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

Report: Dam And Floodgate System In North Jersey Isn’t Responsible For Flooding

The nearly 600-page report found that the Pompton Lakes Dam floodgates worked correctly during Hurricane Irene last August and during flooding in March of 2010 and March of 2011.

04/12/2012