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.
NJ family upset after bow hunter accidentally kills dog
The hunter could lose his license after firing an arrow at a dog in Readington.
Search continues for missing 18-year-old Nick Pratico of Hamilton
18-year-old Nicholas "Nick" Pratico has not been located.
Is map on iPhone taking cars and trucks onto Jersey Shore boardwalk?
Ventnor City has inspected the boardwalk to make sure it's safe after a truck drove onto it Wednesday.
Worry, anxiety as New Jersey Puerto Ricans worry about loved ones
Perth Amboy Mayor Wilda Diaz, who has yet to hear from her mother and sister, said there is a great deal of concern in the community about the safety of loved ones in Puerto Rico.
Autistic Asbury Park boy left at wrong bus stop
Another mother saw what happened and brought the boy back to school where he was reunited with his mother.
Teen and elderly man go missing in same Central Jersey town
Two separate searches are underway in Mercer County for a college-age man and an elderly man with dementia.
Amtrak plans more track closures this winter, report says
Amtrak may be planning more track closures at New York Penn Station starting in February that would completely replace tracks.
E Street’s Little Steven breaks ground on $23M Count Basie Theater expansion
The expansion to the 89-year-old Count Basie Theatre includes a Rock n' Rohl Rooftop Lounge, new backstage area, an elevator, new concessions and a bigger lobby.
Trenton dad finds man in 6-year-old daughter’s bed, police say
The man, who is wanted by immigration police, jumped from the bedroom on the second floor and was caught by police.
Frazier asks prayers for girl hit by foul ball at Yankee Stadium
Toms River native Todd Frazier, a father of two young children, crouched and rested his head on the bat after watching the ball hit the girl along the left field line.
‘I don’t want to die!’ — Cop’s 8th-floor window suicide rescue caught on video
The officer entered an apartment and found a man dangling by his fingertips from an eighth floor window.
Nobody knew NJ athlete had a heart condition until he died suddenly on field
The Holmdel High School junior's parents said Jack Dowd "left this world with a smile on his face, and we would like to remember him that way."