Water main break affects heavily traveled Routes 1&9 in Jersey City

Emergency crews are working to repair a water main break on Routes 1&9 in Jersey City, city spokeswoman Kimberly Wallace-Scalcione said. 

The break in the six-inch water main affected the intersection of Manhattan and Tonnelle avenues early Saturday morning.  

Southbound travelers on Tonnelle Avenue are being detoured to Secaucus Road while north-bounders are being detoured to Carlton Avenue, Wallace-Scalcione said.  

According to the citys spokesperson, cars heading southbound on Tonnelle Avenue are being detoured to Secaucus Road.

Police in Paterson are searching for the man accused of shooting a 14-year-old boy multiple times, at close range, with a paintball gun.

Police in Paterson are searching for the man accused of shooting a 14-year-old boy multiple times, at close range, with a paintball gun.

New Jersey saw mostly cloudy, but dry weather to start off the work week, with temperatures above average for the first day of October.

New Jersey saw mostly cloudy, but dry weather to start off the work week, with temperatures above average for the first day of October.

Authorities say a Delta Air Lines flight was evacuated after a fire broke out in the planes wheel well on the taxiway at JFK Airport.

Authorities say a Delta Air Lines flight was evacuated after a fire broke out in the planes wheel well on the taxiway at JFK Airport.

Detectives with State Police have recovered 130 pieces of lawn equipment during a burglary investigation in Vineland.

Detectives with State Police have recovered 130 pieces of lawn equipment during a burglary investigation in Vineland.

Two Dunkin Donuts employees in New York have been suspended after one dumped a bucket of water on a homeless man who was sleeping in the restaurant, while the other one said rude things to him.

Two Dunkin Donuts employees in New York have been suspended after one dumped a bucket of water on a homeless man who was sleeping in the restaurant, while the other one said rude things to him.

Two shallow earthquakes have occurred near the eastern Indonesian island of Sumba, far from the area heavily damaged by a powerful earthquake and tsunami on central Sulawesi.

Two shallow earthquakes have occurred near the eastern Indonesian island of Sumba, far from the area heavily damaged by a powerful earthquake and tsunami on central Sulawesi.

Hoboken fire and health officials will continue to test the air around an environmental remediation site.

Hoboken fire and health officials will continue to test the air around an environmental remediation site.

A report looks at the effect of children playing violent video games. Harley Davidson is opening its own storefront on Amazon. HP is getting ready to introduce its first leather-bound laptop.

A report looks at the effect of children playing violent video games. Harley Davidson is opening its own storefront on Amazon. HP is getting ready to introduce its first leather-bound laptop.

Columbus Day is approaching, so News 12s Lily Stolzberg visited the mall to see how much shoppers remember about the famous explorer.

Columbus Day is approaching, so News 12s Lily Stolzberg visited the mall to see how much shoppers remember about the famous explorer.

A variety of artists will be performing at the Prudential Center in Newark for the rest of 2018 and beyond.

A variety of artists will be performing at the Prudential Center in Newark for the rest of 2018 and beyond.

The Hard Rock Casino in Atlantic City opened its doors on June 28 at the site of the old Trump Taj Mahal.  Throughout the summer and early fall, the Hard Rock will live up to its name with a lineup of some of musics biggest stars. 

The Hard Rock Casino in Atlantic City opened its doors on June 28 at the site of the old Trump Taj Mahal.  Throughout the summer and early fall, the Hard Rock will live up to its name with a lineup of some of musics biggest stars. 

A guide to the national park sites and trails on Long Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, New York City and the Hudson Valley.

A guide to the national park sites and trails on Long Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, New York City and the Hudson Valley.

As the weather warms up, its time to get your golf bag out and tee off once again! New Jersey offers a variety of public courses to practice your game at. Check out the list below for the links in your area.

As the weather warms up, its time to get your golf bag out and tee off once again! New Jersey offers a variety of public courses to practice your game at. Check out the list below for the links in your area.

Craving something savory or sweet? It doesnt really matter when it comes to food trucks, where you can have it all — you just have to know where to find them! Here is a list of food trucks and where you could find them in New Jersey.

Craving something savory or sweet? It doesnt really matter when it comes to food trucks, where you can have it all — you just have to know where to find them! Here is a list of food trucks and where you could find them in New Jersey.

Looking to check out brewery this summer? There are many breweries across the state for beer-lovers to visit. Check out our list for breweries in your area. 

Looking to check out brewery this summer? There are many breweries across the state for beer-lovers to visit. Check out our list for breweries in your area. 


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