Costco begins limiting gas sales to members only in New Jersey

NEW JERSEY (WABC) — Starting Tuesday, only Costco members will be able to fill up at Costco gas stations. The change includes stations across New Jersey. Starting July 5, a Costco membership card will be required to buy gasoline at the stations run by the retailer.Gas at Costco stations is typically less expensive than elsewhere. … Read more

People enjoy perfect weather at Long Island, Jersey Shore beaches for 4th of July

SEA BRIGHT, New Jersey (WABC) — The weather was perfect for the July 4 holiday, meaning beaches across the Tri-State Area are expected to be packed. It’s great for shore businesses as they continue to recover from pandemic shutdowns, and as the summer season officially kicks into high gear. Traffic was busy getting to the … Read more

17-year-old arrested in connection to drive-by shooting in Newark that injured 9

NEWARK, New Jersey (WABC) — A 17-year-old was arrested, and others are being sought, in a shooting that injured nine in Newark Thursday night. The suspect, from Newark, was charged with receiving stolen property, obstruction of administration of law and resisting arrest. “Our goal is to bring each suspect involved to justice,” Newark Mayor Ras … Read more

Philadelphia Weather: Fabulous Fourth Of July Forecast

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — We haven’t had weather like this on the 4th of July in a really long time. Today’s forecast features wall-to-wall sunshine, highs in the upper 80’s and comfy air. Yes, dew point temperatures will remain in a great spot leading to pleasant conditions versus muggy conditions which are typical during this time … Read more

2 dead, 2 seriously injured in Freehold, New Jersey crash

FREEHOLD, New Jersey (WABC) — A crash involving five cars in New Jersey killed two passengers and left two drivers seriously injured. Authorities say a 74-year-old woman driving a Lexus sideswiped two cars on Route 9 in Freehold, then rear-ended another car, which in turn rear-ended the fifth car. Two passengers in one of the … Read more

Hundreds Gather In Haddonfield For First Major Rollout Of Fourth Of July Fireworks Since Pandemic

HADDONFIELD, N.J. (CBS) — The festivities on Fourth of July weekend would not be complete without fireworks. A fireworks display just wrapped up in Haddonfield, Camden County on Sunday night. It capped off a day of fun for the whole family. READ MORE: Wheeler, Hoskins, Realmuto Lift Phillies Over Cardinals 4-0 As Independence Day celebrations … Read more

Woman Had Several Valuable Items Stolen While Helping Stranger In West Deptford, Police Say

WEST DEPTFORD, N.J. (CBS) — West Deptford police say a woman had several valuable items stolen because she wanted to help a stranger. The woman in the video above reportedly approached a home-owner on Biscayne Boulevard, asking for the home-owner’s help to find a lost cat. While they were searching in the backyard, police say … Read more

Multiple Pa., NJ companies offer to cover out-of-state travel expenses following overturn of Roe v. Wade

In the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court overturning Roe v. Wade, ending the constitutional right to abortion and reversing nearly 50 years of precedent in favor of returning decisions about abortion rights back to state legislatures, national companies have grappled with what to do for their employees living in states with restrictive abortion laws.  … Read more

Haddonfield Crafts and Fine Art Festival returns for 28th year after pandemic hiatus

The COVID-19 pandemic has upended nearly every aspect of our lives since early 2020. Now, more than two years since the first cases arrived in New Jersey, the Haddonfield Crafts and Fine Art Festival is set to return for its 28th year.  The free, two-day event used to bring more than 100,000 visitors to Kings … Read more

Good Samaritan tries to save man seen jumping in Hudson River near Hoboken

HOBOKEN, New Jersey (WABC) — A man has died after he was seen jumping into the Hudson River in Hoboken. Authorities say a 63-year-old Good Samaritan also jumped into the river but was unable to save the man. First responders were called to the scene off Frank Sinatra Drive near 7th Street just after 8 … Read more