Teaneck

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5 Injured In Teaneck, N.J., Fire

Five people were hospitalized Saturday following a fire in Teaneck, N.J.

03/02/2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo receives a flu shot from Health Commissioner Dr. Nirav Shah to encourage all New Yorkers to guard against a bad flu season. (credit: Gov. Cuomo Flickr)

Farley: ‘Severe’ Strain Of Flu Reaches Epidemic Proportions In New York City

New York City Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley said the flu vaccine will protect most people from getting the flu and even if you do become sick, the flu will be milder.

01/10/2013

People climb down a destroyed section of boardwalk after checking the storm's approach in the Rockaway neighborhood on November 7, 2012 in Queens. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Nor’easter Dumps Snow Across Tri-State, Interrupts Sandy Recovery Efforts

The nor’easter, as promised, brought gusting winds, rain and snow and plunged households that waited for days without power because of Sandy back into darkness in temperatures near freezing.

11/08/2012

Downed tree in Franklin Lakes (credit: Perry Bindelglass / Special to CBSNewYork)

In Northern New Jersey, Power Still Hit Or Miss Nearly A Week After Sandy

Many in New Jersey still don’t have power nearly a week after Sandy struck, but that doesn’t mean their next door neighbors are in the dark.

11/05/2012

High school students (file/credit: CBS 2)

New Jersey Schools Hold Second Annual ‘Week Of Respect’ To Combat Bullying

New Jersey schools have begun the second annual ‘Week Of Respect,’ where students are taught how to prevent harassment, intimidation and bullying.

10/01/2012

Murder victim Barbara Vernieri (credit: CBS 2)

New Jersey Widow Killed; Investigators Looking Into Possible Link To Other Crimes

Crime scene tape is still surrounding the East Rutherford home of 70-year-old Barbara Vernieri. Investigators said the widowed real estate agent was murdered before her home was set on fire.

09/16/2012

Alexander Hamilton Bridge looking East (Photo courtesy NYSDOT)

N.J. Towns Look To Impose Traffic Restrictions Amid GWB Backups

A major construction project over the Harlem River will have an impact well into New Jersey and towns there are getting ready, WCBS 880’s Sean Adams reported.

07/13/2012

JFS Wheels for Meals (file / credit: JFS)

Stories From Main Street: Alpine Teen Starts Charity Bike Ride To Help Others

What would you do if you were 13-years-old and you had $30,000? David Feuerstein gave it all away, but when it was gone he still wanted to do more.

05/21/2012

Credit cards. (credit: CBS 2)

Residents Of Teaneck Falling Prey To ‘Outbreak’ Of ID Theft, Credit Card Fraud

The problem is being called an epidemic of identity theft and credit card fraud with more than 200 victims and counting.

05/18/2012

Rabbi Lawrence Zierler with the dumpster to be used for the bread burn at the Jewish Center of Teaneck - Teaneck, NJ - Apr 5, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Teaneck Synagogue Burning Bread Ahead Of Passover

Passover starts at sundown Friday. For many Jewish people, that means no eating bread for the next eight days.

04/06/2012

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17 In New York Win Second Prize In Record Mega Millions

The winning Mega Millions tickets were sold in Illinois, Kansas and Maryland, but some Tri-State Area players also cashed in.

03/31/2012

Muslims praying

Muslim Leader Asks Teaneck, N.J. District To Close School On 2 Muslim Holidays

With north Jersey’s Muslim community growing in recent years, and Teaneck having two mosques, there is a call for the town’s schools to observe Muslim holy days, and close.

03/23/2012

Aetrex Men's GPS Shoe (credit: Aetrex Worlwide)

Stories From Main Street: Teaneck Company Tracks Alzheimer’s Patients Using Shoes

Perhaps you’ve seen them on the highways – silver alerts. It can be frightening when a person with Alzheimer’s Disease disappears. Some caregivers are tracking movements with GPS in a car. A Teaneck company has taken the next logical step.

02/06/2012

Broken Glass (file / credit: clipart.com)

Smash And Grab Burglars Hit Businesses In Bergen, Passaic Counties

Police are trying to determine if there’s a connection to a rash of smash and grab burglaries in three northern New Jersey towns.

01/23/2012

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (file / credit: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office)

Gov. Christie Calls For End To Unused Sick Time Payouts

With so many states and localities struggling to survive, the paying out of unused sick time is really hurting budgets, and New Jersey’s governor wants to do something about it.

12/08/2011

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