Woodbridge

This vehicle had significant damage after a fatal accident near Merrill Park on Feb. 22, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Driver Charged With Manslaughter In Crash That Killed FedEx Worker

James Cunningham crashed his minivan into the rear of a parked FedEx truck and killed 43-year-old William Convery III, authorities said.

03/01/2013

This vehicle had significant damage after a fatal accident near Merrill Park on Feb. 22, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

FedEx Worker Killed In Woodbridge After Being Struck By Minivan

The accident took place shortly before noon on Fairview Avenue and involved a black minivan and a FedEx delivery van.

02/22/2013

David Ruddy, left, is accused of raking in more than $50,000 while posing as either a Federal Emergency Management Agency worker, a Red Cross volunteer, or even a police officer. (Photo: CBS 2)

Police: New Jersey Con Man Bilked Sandy Victims Out Of More Than $50,000

Storm victims in New Jersey who have been desperate for help are finding themselves victimized a second time.

02/11/2013

A sign indicating a red light camera - File / Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

New Jersey’s Red Light Cameras Remain In Effect, As Measure To Reform System Stalls

The sponsor of a measure to reform the system has put it on hold after police and engineering officials called for changes to rules about the duration of yellow lights and the elimination of tickets for failing to make a complete stop before turning right on red.

02/11/2013

Kwanzaa banner in front of Woodbridge Town Hall. (credit: CBS 2)

Kwanzaa Banner Added To N.J. Town Display That Includes, Santa, Frosty, Nativity & Menorah

A holiday display is causing controversy in Woodbridge. The mayor is hoping to satisfy any constitutional questions and has added something new this year.

12/13/2012

Marijuana Plant file photo (CBS)

Police: Conn. H.S. Student Found Unconscious After Eating Pot Peanut Butter Cracker

Two high school students in Woodbridge, Conn., have been arrested on drug charges after police said a teenager ate a marijuana-laced peanut butter cracker and fell unconscious.

11/14/2012

The boardwalk in Belmar, New Jersey (credit: CBS 2)

Nor’easter Causes More NJ Outages; Storm-Ravaged Jersey Shore & Bergen County Worried

Up and down the Jersey Shore, storm-weary communities were keeping their eyes on the nor’easter on Wednesday

11/07/2012

Classroom (file / credit: clipart.com)

Woodbridge Teachers, Principals Punished In Cheating Scandal

Two elementary school principals and three teachers in Woodbridge have been suspended with pay after state investigators said they helped students or encouraged cheating on standardized tests last year and in 2010.

08/29/2012

Classroom (credit: Clipart.com)

Woodbridge School Staffers Suspended Over Test Problems

Two principals and three teachers in a New Jersey school district have been suspended after a state investigation found an unusual number of erasures and other irregularities on standardized tests.

08/28/2012

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Investigation Of 9-Alarm Woodbridge Apartment Complex Blaze Under Way

Investigators are trying to determine what sparked a massive fire that destroyed part of a Woodbridge apartment complex and forced residents to flee with nothing but the clothes on their backs..

07/11/2012

Woodbridge Fire (credit: CBS 2)

Dozens Displaced By Fierce Apartment Complex Fire In Woodbridge, N.J.

More than 50 apartments in two buildings have been affected by the four-alarm fire in the Avenel Section, but no injuries were reported.

07/10/2012

Gov. Chris Christie endorses Mitt Romney in January 2012 (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Romney Praises Christie At NJ Fundraiser, Earns 1.7 Million For Campaign

Mitt Romney left New Jersey with cash for his campaign and a prediction from Gov. Chris Christie that the state is going to be “Romney country.”

06/27/2012

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Woman, 60, Killed In Woodbridge House Fire

The fire broke out at the home on Lee Avenue in Woodbridge just before 1 a.m. Tuesday. Police say the woman’s 38-year-old son was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive.

03/20/2012

Marine Corporal Kevin Reinhard (credit: Personal Photo)

Parents Of Woodbridge Marine Mourn Son’s Death

Marine Corporal Kevin Reinhard was killed along with five fellow Marines when their chopper went down last Thursday in Afghanistan.

01/23/2012

Scene of the Woodbridge fire (credit: CBS 2) | Firefighter Bruce Turcotte (credit: Handout)

Firefighter Suffers Fatal Heart Attack At Scene Of Woodbridge House Fire

Firefighter Bruce Turcotte apparently collapsed at the scene. CPR was administered at the scene and Turcotte, 58, was put into an emergency vehicle and taken to JFK Hospital, where he passed away.

01/19/2012

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