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Campers play in the spray park at Camp Riverbend in Warren, N.J., on July 29, 2015. (Credit: CBS2)

New Jersey Residents, Campers Stay Cool As Temperatures Soar

Camp Riverbend in Warren altered its activity and used a combination of water, shade and air conditioning to keep campers safe.

07/29/2015

A tree that was over 200 years old crashed onto two vehicles in a Summit neighborhood Tuesday evening. (Valerie Castro/CBS2)

200-Year-Old Tree Suddenly Falls In Summit Neighborhood, Crushes Two Cars

It’s unclear how it happened, but one look at the fallen tree and it appears the inside of the trunk is rotted out.

07/07/2015

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Experts Say Brutal Winter Is To Blame For Bad Taste Left By Salty Tap Water

The brutal winter may be to blame for tap water that’s leaving a bad taste in the mouths of some New Jersey residents.

03/25/2015

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CBS 2 Exclusive: North Plainfield H.S. Football Players Say They Were Racially Taunted With Bananas

Players from a New Jersey high school football team with a largely African-American makeup said members of another team taunted them racially before a game this past weekend.

09/15/2014

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Cuomo Holds Summit Touting State’s Alcoholic Beverage Industry

The New York state alcoholic beverage industry was on display Tuesday at a summit organized by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, and focused on bolstering the business.

04/08/2014

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Parents In Summit, N.J. May Have To Pay For Full-Day Kindergarten

The Summit School District wants parents to foot the bill after free full-day kindergarten was voted down months ago. Under the proposal, full-day kindergarten would cost parents $5,500 a year.

10/11/2013

Scene of one Summit, N.J. robbery (credit: CBS 2)

Summit, N.J. Residents On Edge After Pair Of Strong-Arm Robberies

Two people walking home from a train station in Summit, N.J. found themselves surrounded and then robbed.

08/22/2013

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Dental Records Confirm Body Found In Delaware River Is North Jersey Man

The 38-year-old Summit resident vanished on June 29. Authorities have said West and his 14-year-old daughter were on a group trip when their rafts overturned in very rough water.

07/06/2013

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Summit Man Accused Of Defrauding eBay Sellers For $122,000

A New Jersey man has been charged in what federal prosecutors say was a scheme to defraud hundreds of sellers of foreign and antique banknotes on the online auction site eBay.

06/13/2013

Cyrus Fakroddin (credit: Handout/Union County Prosecutor's Office)

New Jersey Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Unconscious Woman

Cyrus Fakroddin, 51, was arrested Wednesday at his home. He is charged with first-degree aggravated sexual assault and is currently being held on $250,000 bail.

01/10/2013

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Union County Cop Hospitalized After Crash Near Summit

The officer was driving on a winding road when another car swerved, crossed over the double yellow line and into the path of his squad car, hitting it head on, police said.

10/10/2012

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Community Leaders Call For Summit To Address Gun Violence, Stop-And-Frisk

Controversial comments made by Police Commissioner Kelly regarding gun violence in the city have prompted community leaders to call for a summit.

07/14/2012

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Suspect Shot By Newark Police After Chase In Critical Condition

The suspect has not been identified, but an official says the suspect led state troopers and local officers in Newark and Summit on a chase in a car that had been reported carjacked at gunpoint.

12/27/2011

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PSE&G Declares Power Restored To ‘More Than 95 Percent Of Affected Customers’

PSE&G thanked customers for their patience as they work to completely restore power. Meanwhile, JCP&L says it should be able to get everyone back on line by Friday night.

11/04/2011

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Summit Considers Ban On Posting Photos Of Schoolchildren Online

Not every parent wants a picture or video of their child or children posted online.

06/20/2011

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