Ever since I was a precocious 5 year old who read the Bergen Record and then published his own neighborhood newspaper I've always had an interest in the news. I learn something new on this job everyday and that's what keeps it interesting. I've been with NJ101.5 for the past 10 years on the digital team writing news and working behind the scenes on a variety of projects.
Pinelands school, where parents say air is making kids sick, closes mysteriously
An email from acting superintendent Cheryl Stevenson said the closure was not related to the ongoing air quality issue at Pinelands Regional High School.
NJ prison guard charged with smuggling deadly fentanyl to inmate
The inmate's girlfriend paid the guard $200 to sneak the deadly opioid into Northern State Prison in Newark, officials said.
Teen charged in Middletown High School North cyber threat
Police said that the juvenile's family has been co-operative in their investigation and was the only suspect in the case.
Middletown mom charged in DWI crash with 4-year-old in backseat
The 36-year-old mother was arrested pulled into a shopping center parking lot after rear ending another car on Route 35 in Holmdel.
Hamilton puts ‘no-knock list’ law into effect to protect seniors
Public safety for seniors and young children was the main reason for the ordinance and not the practice of "blockbusting" in which residents are solicited to sell their home.
NJ Transit engineers take Monday off, force cancellation of 20 trains
NJ Transit said engineers who took an "unscheduled absence," which forced the cancellation of dozens of trains on Monday, will face discipline.
NJ black bear hunt kills down significantly in 2017
Wednesday is the final day of archery-only hunting. Muzzle-loading rifles will also be allowed on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
Watch NJ Gubernatorial Debate live — Murphy, Guadagno face off
Democrat Phil Murphy comes into the debate with a 14 percent lead over Republican Guadagno, the closest they've been.
$80,000 Porsche, $100,000+ Maserati stolen from Spring Lake — with keys in the ignition
The 2016 Porsche Panamera and 2015 Maserati were parked in their respective owners' driveways and both stolen.
Here’s how you can help Belmar Good Samaritan
Kristian Falkenstein helped a swimmer out of the water that had been churned up by Hurricane Maria, and wound up with a big medical bill.
What’s open and closed for Columbus Day in New Jersey?
Columbus Day is a state and federal holiday, but NJ Transit trains are running on a regular schedule and the stock market is open.
NJ state troopers helping to guard gas stations and food supplies in Puerto Rico
New Jersey is helping Puerto RIco and the Virgin Islands recover from the devastation of Hurricane Maria with manpower and donations.