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People watch fireworks light up the sky over New York City on July 4, 2013 in Weehawken, New Jersey. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Communities Across Tri-State Ready For Fourth Of July Celebrations

Communities across the Tri-State area are getting ready for July Fourth festivities, but the threat of wet weather has forced some to alter their plans.

07/03/2014

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Teen Suspect Arrested In Shooting Of 5-Year-Old Jersey City Boy

The 16-year-old suspect, who has not been identified, has been charged with aggravated assault, possession of weapon by minors and other charges.

06/06/2014

Pulaski Skyway as seen from Chopper 880. The northbound lanes of the span will be closed for a 2-year bridge deck replacement project. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880) CLICK to enlarge

Commuters Survive First Real Test Of Pulaski Skyway Closure

The first weekday commute with the inbound Pulaski Skyway closed wasn’t much different from a normal Monday.

04/14/2014

Pulaski Skyway (credit: CBS 2)

New Jersey Braces For Gridlock As NYC-Bound Pulaski Skyway Closes For 2-Year Renovation

The skyway is scheduled to shut down just after midnight Saturday as part of a 24-month, $1 billion project to repair the 81-year-old span.

04/11/2014

Emergency responders on the scene of a fire in Jersey City on March 6, 2014. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Mayor: Street Mix-Up May Have Delayed Response To Deadly Jersey City Blaze

Mayor Steven Fulop said a possible street mix-up may have delayed the response to a massive Jersey City fire that left four people dead and dozens of other residents displaced.

03/06/2014

FILE - A pothole (file/credit: Getty Images)

Jersey City Mayor Seeks Public’s Help On Potholes

The streets in Jersey City have been battered by snow and freezing temperatures and are now pockmarked with potholes.

02/24/2014

FILE - A worker  loads salt trucks.  (Photo by Julie Denesha/Getty Images)

Sen. Booker: New Jersey Will ‘Be Able To Get The Salt That It Needs’

New Jersey was expected to receive a critical supply of rock salt that was held up by the Department of Homeland Security because it was being carried on a foreign ship.

02/18/2014

The PATH station at Journal Square in Jersey City - Dec. 4, 2012 (credit: Monica Miller / WCBS 880)

Jersey City To Sue Port Authority Over Unpaid Property Taxes

Mayor Steven Fulop accused the Port Authority of using outdated or nonexistent agreements to avoid paying millions of dollars per year on properties it owns in the city.

11/12/2013

A woman carrying a child cries as other survivors of Typhoon Haiyan wait to board a C130 aircraft during the evacuation of hundreds of survivors of Typhoon Haiyan on November 12, 2013 in Tacloban, Philippines. (Photo by Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)

Aid Trickling Into Hard-Hit Areas In Philippines

Desperately needed food, water and medical aid are only trickling into this city that took the worst blow from Typhoon Haiyan.

11/12/2013

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

Supporters await the New Jersey Supreme court decision on same-sex marriage in front of the Supreme court building October 25, 2006 in Trenton. (credit: Jeff Fusco/Getty Images)

N.J. Supreme Court Allows Gay Marriages To Begin Monday As Appeals Process Continues

The state’s highest court ruled unanimously Friday to uphold a lower-court order that gay weddings must start Monday and to deny a delay that was sought by Gov. Chris Christie’s administration.

10/18/2013

Woman Looks At Affordable Care Act Online (KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Health Insurance Markets Open To Surge Of New Customers And Problems

The online insurance marketplaces that are at the heart of President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul struggled to handle the wave of new consumers Tuesday, the first day of a six-month open enrollment period.

10/01/2013

Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop (credit: Jersey City Mayor's Office)

Jersey City Council Passes Guaranteed Sick Days For Workers

The City Council passed legislation, 7-1, Wednesday night that would mandate employers guarantee sick days.

09/25/2013

Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop (credit: Jersey City Mayor's Office)

Jersey City Mayor Seeks Mandatory Paid Sick Days For Workers

The proposal, if approved, would be the first of its kind in New Jersey.

09/04/2013

A fire raged at a recycling plant in Jersey City on Aug. 20, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Large Fire At Jersey City Recycling Plant Under Control

Crews had to use huge cranes, forklifts and a conveyor belt to maneuver scraps in order to extinguish the flames.

08/20/2013

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