'Not In My Backyard'; New Jersey Communities Banning Marijuana Businesses, Pot Farms After Voters Overwhelmingly Supported LegalizationMany shore towns, like Point Pleasant Beach, banded together in not wanting the area to become a marijuana tourist attraction.
Prosecutors: Woman Sexually Assaulted During Armed Robbery In Woodbridge, N.J.The Middlesex County prosecutor's office said two suspects robbed a man and woman and gunpoint and sexually assaulted the woman. 
Upper Freehold Home Destroyed In FireAuthorities in Monmouth County say flames broke out at the house on Nicholas Court in Upper Freehold around 2 p.m. Thursday.
Pressure Put On New Jersey To Open Day Programs For People With Intellectual And Developmental DisabilitiesThe programs have been closed for more than a year, causing many individuals to regress.
Earth Day: Going Vertical In Newark, Innovative AeroFarms Grows More With LessBy the numbers, growing vertically with aeroponics has proven to be 390 times more productive per square foot than traditional field farming.
Health Experts Worry COVID Vaccine Enthusiasm Is Falling, Many Are Ditching Masks Too Soon"Unless we can convince more people who are sitting on the sidelines now, we're not gonna have enough people vaccinated to hit herd immunity," said Larry Levitt, with the Kaiser Family Foundation.
Jersey City Schools Scrap Plans To Stay All-Remote Until September, Will Bring Students Back Next WeekThe school district was supposed to go to a hybrid learning schedule April 26, but earlier this week, public school officials told parents they didn't have enough staff to open and students would continue remote learning until September.
New Jersey Couple Offers Free Rides To COVID Vaccine Appointments In 'Covee Car'The Hunterdon County couple first used it to deliver food to sick neighbors, but they wanted to do more.
Choking Diner's Life Saved By Six EMTs Who Happen To Be At Same RestaurantA man nearly choked to death inside a New Jersey restaurant, but a group of emergency workers that happened to be at the eatery as well rushed in and saved his life. 
Love In The Time Of COVID: Couple, Ages 98 And 91, Quarantine Together After Being Caught 'Sneaking' AroundTwo Monmouth County residents in their 90s took a chance on love and decided to quarantine together.
Juvenile Detained While Riding Bikes With Group In Perth Amboy, Prosecutor's Office InvestigatingEdited GoPro video shows a group of bike riders popping wheelies, crossing yellow lines, running lights and cutting off cars.
Earth Day: How Native Plants Like Milkweed Help Birds And Monarch ButterfliesCBS2's John Elliott has some green and easy garden tricks from Morgan's Farm in Cedar Grove, New Jersey.
Jersey City Schools Staying All Remote Until SeptemberJersey City Mayor Steven Fulop was critical of the move, calling it "an absolute failure of leadership."
'Today's Verdict Is Not The End': Tri-State Area Officials React To Derek Chauvin's Conviction In George Floyd's DeathChauvin on Tuesday afternoon was found guilty of second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter.
All New Jersey Residents Age 16 And Up Now Eligible For COVID VaccineThe rule has already been in effect for New York and Connecticut, but now it starts in New Jersey, too.