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Sheriann Depinho is seen with her tongue sticking out after being arrested with three others for allegedly drinking in public and disobeying police in Spotswood, New Jersey. (Credit: Spotswood Police)

Woman Seen In Mugshot With Tongue Sticking Out After Arrest In Spotswood, N.J.

A woman appeared sticking her tongue out in a mugshot, after she was arrested with two others for allegedly drinking in a parking lot and refusing to comply with officers in Spotswood, New Jersey.

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The football field at Sayreville High School in Sayreville, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

6 Sayreville Football Players Get Probation, Community Service In Hazing Scandal

Six teenagers have been sentenced to community service in a sexual abuse and hazing scandal at Sayreville War Memorial High School in New Jersey.

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A railroad track (Credit: ClipArt.com)

Some NJ Residents Concerned About Safety After Railroad Ties Discarded Along Tracks

Local resident Bob Crowland says the chemically treated wood is highly flammable.

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New Brunswick Police vehicle. (credit: CBS2)

2 Crimes Reported In One Morning Near Rutgers University Campus In New Brunswick

Two crimes that occurred near the Rutgers University New Brunswick campus over the weekend are under investigation.

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Jennifer Marie Long was granted the right to change her name on an official military form. (Photo courtesy of Jennifer Marie Long)

Transgender NJ Veteran Wins Fight To Change Name On Official Military Form

A transgender veteran from New Jersey is commending the Army for taking a step toward social progress.

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Stanley Antonoff watches the beach replenishment project from his oceanfront home on Long Beach Island, New Jersey. (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Inconvenient Summer Draws To A Close On Long Beach Island

A beach replenishment project should be completed by the start of next summer.

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Jason DeGise and Jim Spollen pose with Elizabeth Demarest. (Credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: Longtime Workers Buy, Save 130-Year-Old Bergen County Farm

Elizabeth Demarest, 90, could have sold for big bucks, but she didn’t want to see McMansions sprouting up on her 34 acres in Hillsdale and Saddle River.


An ICE agent points his weapon at a man on the ground following a security scare at Newark Liberty International Airport on Aug. 30, 2015. (credit: Sachin Unadkat via Twitter)

Newark Liberty Terminal C Reopens After Security Breach

A man walked into the terminal through an exit at around 6:55 p.m., according to the Port Authority.


John Wisse (Credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Prosecutor: Hasbrouck Heights Man, 83, Shoots, Kills Tenant

Bergen County Prosecutor John Molinelli said John Wisse, of Hasbrouck Heights, was charged with aggravated manslaughter.


New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie appears on "CBS This Morning" on Aug. 27, 2015. (Credit: CBS This Morning)

Report: NJ Taxpayers Have Spent More Than $250,000 On Christie Travel Expenses This Year

Christie’s campaign has said they won’t pay them back.


Jersey City implosion

Crews In Jersey City Implode Three Buildings To Make Way For New Affordable Housing Complex

Three of the six buildings at the housing project went down just after 9 a.m. Saturday.


Newark Police vehicle (Credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

2 Fatal Shootings Shatter Newark’s Attempt At 24 Hours Of Peace

There have been more than 60 killings in the city this year and a rise in shootings this summer.


A water main break left 14th Street flooded in Hoboken on Friday, Aug. 28. (Credit: Dollar Bail, via Twitter)

Water Main Break Leaves Hoboken Streets Flooded

Hoboken residents were advised that they might experience low water pressure late Friday, after a water main ruptured.


MetLife's Snoopy2 blimp. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: A Look Behind The Controls Of MetLife’s Snoopy2 Blimp

Flying inside a blimp is a ride that few get to experience, the control car just isn’t big enough.


Bogart Velasco (credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office)

Prosecutors: Calif. Man Brought Teen Girls To NJ To Work As Prostitutes

Bogart Velasco of Fresno, California, is charged with human trafficking, sexual assault, promoting a juvenile in prostitution and child endangerment.


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The NYPD Special Operations Unit searches for a possible missing boat in Lower New York Bay. (Credit: NYPD Special Ops, via Twitter)

Search For Missing Boat Near Sandy Hook, N.J.

Police and the U.S. Coast Guard were searching on the evening of Tuesday, Aug. 25 for a boat that capsized near Sandy Hook, New Jersey.

Flooding left streets impassable in Scotch Plains, New Jersey on Wednesday, Aug. 19. (Credit: @njreoking, via Instagram)

Scotch Plains Flooding: Aug. 19, 2015

Cars were submerged and a major roadway was shut down due to flooding in the Scotch Plains, New Jersey area Wednesday afternoon.

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