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Three orphaned bear cubs are being rehabilitated in Hunterdon County, N.J. (Credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Rehab Facility Preparing Orphaned West Milford Bear Cubs For The Wild

By human standards, the three bear cubs were having the worst week of their life. They were orphaned on Tuesday when their mother was euthanized for breaking into a West Milford home.

05/16/2014

These black bear cubs are safe tonight after a lengthy rescue effort in West Milford. (Credit: CBS 2)

Cubs Rescued After Black Bear Breaks Into West Milford Home

West Milford police responded to the home and were forced to euthanize the mother because her tags showed that she had broken into houses in the past.

05/13/2014

Cathy Ann DeBono (credit: NJ State Police)

ME: Body Found In N.J. Reservoir Is That Of Missing Oakland Woman

A West Milford police dive team doing a routine practice drill found her body inside a 2004 Toyota Camry at the bottom of the Monksville Reservoir in Passaic County around 3 p.m. Wednesday.

06/14/2013

A police dive team doing a drill in a reservoir near West Milford, N.J. found a car with human body parts inside on June 12, 2013. (Photo: CBS 2)

Authorities Await ID Of Decomposed Body Found In N.J. Reservoir

The body was inside a Toyota Camry that was submerged in about 18 feet of water at the bottom of the Monksville Reservoir. The car was caked with mud and its front windshield and hood were smashed.

06/13/2013

A police dive team doing a drill in a reservoir near West Milford, N.J. found a car with human body parts inside on June 12, 2013. (Photo: CBS 2)

Police Dive Team Makes Gruesome Discovery In New Jersey Reservoir

A police dive team just doing a drill ended up finding a car — with human body parts inside – in a reservoir near West Milford, N.J.

06/12/2013

Damell Mickens (credit: Handout via Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Wake Held For Harlem Teen Who Drowned At Sweet 16 Party In NJ

Grieving friends and family are still seeking answers as to how Damell Mickens drowned in an indoor pool at a home in West Milford.

12/13/2012

(credit: James Geist)

New Jersey Teacher Finds 2 Giant Pythons In Yard Just Days Apart

James Geist was relaxing on his deck a week ago, when he spotted his first visitor — a 16-foot albino python. A few days later, he also saw a 10-foot python slithering along in his backyard.

08/02/2012

Scene of the crash in West Milford. (credit: CBS 2)

Police Investigating West Milford Crash That Left Teen Dead, 6 Others Injured

Police are investigating whether inexperience played a role or if alcohol or some other distraction played a role. They’re just not saying, citing the ongoing investigation.

07/12/2012

Franklin Inn - Franklin Township, NJ (credit: Preservation New Jersey)

Preservation New Jersey Lists State’s Most Endangered Historic Places

Some of New Jersey’s historic sites are on the verge of withering away. So a group has come up with a list to draw attention to them, WCBS 880’s Levon Putney reported.

05/17/2012

Residents in West Milford are concerned after the break-ins at water treatment plants. (credit: CBS 2)

Feds Investigating Possible Sabotage At West Milford Water Plant

Contamination concerns have hit one New Jersey town after a series of break-ins at several water treatment plants. Now the Department of Homeland Security is investigating.

11/18/2011

FILE - generic school bus image (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Teen Hit By School Bus In West Milford; Responding Ambulance Also In Wreck

Police say a 15-year-old boy was taken to the hospital after being hit by a school bus Friday morning.

09/23/2011

Ambulance - Graphic: AP

Investigators Still Probing Small Plane Crash In West Milford

Federal officials are still working to determine what caused a small plane crash in northern New Jersey this weekend that left the pilot seriously injured.

07/10/2011

Ambulance - Graphic: AP

1 Injured When Small Plane Crashes In West Milford

Federal aviation officials say one person was injured when a small plane crashed Saturday afternoon while trying to land at a northern New Jersey airport.

07/09/2011

Greenwood Lake Airport (Photo/Google Maps)

Two Survive After Small Plane Crash in West Milford

New Jersey Department of Transportation spokesman Joe Dee says two people were removed from the aircraft at Greenwood Lake Airport and flown to hospitals.

12/18/2010

Handcuffs - File Photo

Camp Counselor In NJ Charged With Sexual Assault

The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office says 23-year-old Jessica Fenton had sex with the 16- and 17-year-old in her tent.

10/15/2010

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