NJ News From CBS Channel 2 – CBS New York
Paterson Hosting Blood Drives Amid National ShortagePaterson city officials, the Red Cross and local hospitals are hosting blood drives to help fill the reserves of the local supply.
FTA Upgrades Gateway Tunnel Project Rating For Federal GrantsThe Federal Transit Administration said it upgraded the Hudson River tunnel project's rating to "medium-high," making it eligible to receive billions of dollars in federal grants.
Expecting A Tax Refund This Year? Expert Offers Advice To Avoid Major DelaysThe IRS is warning it could be a tough tax season thanks to the pandemic, from staffing issues to lack of funding and a huge backlog.
18-Year-Old Robert Cuadra Found Fatally Shot In PatersonProsecutors say the investigation is ongoing.
Police: Another Dog Killed In Bear Attack In Sparta, N.J.A New Jersey town is on alert following a second fatal bear attack on a family pet in a little more than two weeks.
Investigators Suspect Arson In Fire That Shut Down Garden State Parkway For HoursFlames erupted near Exit 91 in Brick Township. Traffic was backed up for hours while crews worked to get it under control.
2 Dozen Members Of Military Begin Serving As Pandemic Reinforcements At Newark's University HospitalMuch needed medical support arrived Thursday morning at University Hospital in Newark.
First Lady Jill Biden To Visit Bergen Community CollegeDr. Biden will discuss new resources and services offered to students and their families as part of the American Rescue Plan.
New Jersey Announces COVID Vaccine And Booster Mandate For Health Care Workers And High-Risk SettingsHealth care employees need their booster shots by Feb. 28, and those in high-risk settings by the March 30 deadline.
Fire Shuts Down Garden State Parkway In Brick TownshipSmoke from the fire caused poor road visibility, resulting in traffic backups.
SEE IT: Body Camera Footage Shows Intense Water Rescue At Icy Lake In New JerseyVideo shows an officer racing out on Lake Musconetcong on Sunday, then throw a rope to help.