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MTA: Service Restored After Water Main Break Suspends No. 6 Train

Service was suspended in both directions between Hunts Point Avenue and 125th Street for a few hours Monday morning.

08/19/2013

Perth Amboy Water Search

Crews Search For Man In Water Off Perth Amboy, N.J.

A search for a missing 27-year-old man in Raritan Bay was under way on Wednesday night.

08/14/2013

Ninive Petrocelli (credit: Image via CBS 2)

Police: L.I. Boater’s Death Appears To Be An Accident

Ninive Petrocelli was a talented and intelligent artist and businesswoman, but officials said she was not wearing a life jacket on her boat this past weekend when she went overboard and lost her life.

08/12/2013

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Woman’s Body Pulled From Water Off L.I. After She Vanished From Boat

A woman reported missing early Sunday was found dead in the waters off Long Island several hours later, and police were investigating the circumstances of her death.

08/11/2013

People drink water near hot dog vendors on Fifth Avenue (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: How Your Water Bottle Could Cause Premature Aging

Almost everybody has heard that they should be drinking eight glasses of water every day to stay healthy, and for many people that means drinking from a bottle. Now, experts say, all of that drinking could cause premature aging.

07/22/2013

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East Orange Lawmakers Trying To Restore Confidence In City’s Water Supply

Officials are trying to address concerns from local residents about the quality of their drinking water more than a month after top officials were indicted on charges they hid elevated levels of a contaminant.

03/26/2013

3.22.13 World Water Day

Celebrating World Water Day

March 22nd is the 20th annual United Nations-declared World Water Day, an international day to celebrate fresh water and focus public attention upon the critical water issues of our era.

03/22/2013

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Campaign Under Way Against Unused Drugs In L.I. Water Supply

A Citizens Campaign for the Environment survey showed 51 percent of the 59 facilities it more than half of Suffolk County’s medical facilities are flushing their unused and expired medications down the toilet.

03/05/2013

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Gun Control Hot Topic Of State Of The Union, GOP Response

The mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. took center stage Tuesday night in both President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address and the GOP response as both sides of the aisle continue the debate over gun control.

02/13/2013

Long Beach Sandy damage

Water, Sewers Coming Back In Long Beach; LIRR Bus Service Also Available

The Long Island barrier island community of Long Beach said Sunday that it has come a long way in its efforts to restore life to normal since Superstorm Sandy.

11/11/2012

Water workers survey a damaged residence on November 6, 2012 in Sea Bright, New Jersey. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Residents, Businesses In 5 NJ Counties Asked To Reduce Water Use

Crews have been working to repair the Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission wastewater treatment system after it was damaged by severe flooding and power outages during Superstorm Sandy.

11/08/2012

Sink Spigot

Christie Orders Water Conservation; Municipalities Issue Boil Water Advisories

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Wednesday signed an executive order demanding that state residents conserve water until power returns, in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.

10/31/2012

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Boil Water Advisory Lifted For Most Of Northern Monmouth County

A boil water advisory has been lifted for nearly all the northern Monmouth County towns affected by a major water main break.

07/01/2012

Water Taste Test

Companies Compete For Recognition As Westchester’s Best Tasting Water

Sip and vote. That is what people in Westchester County were doing Tuesday to help determine who makes the best tap water.

05/08/2012

Rainwater barrels (credit: CBS 2)

Homeowners On Long Island Start Recycling Rain

The Town of North Hempstead started selling discounted barrels for homeowners to collect rain water.

04/03/2012

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