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.
Troy Gentry, country music star, dies in NJ helicopter crash
Troy Gentry, 50, was confirmed dead by the band on Twitter.
Helicopter crashes near South Jersey airport; Montgomery Gentry concert canceled
Video of the crash scene shows the helicopter covered by a red tarp in a wooded area at the end of a runway.
NJ Transit faces fine over slow work to install new braking system
The railroad was also penalized for two conductors who used their cell phones while on the job, according to a published report.
Evacuated from Florida, student wakes up all alone in NJ Transit train yard
The college freshman from Monmouth County called police after finding herself all alone inside a rail yard in Raritan
New Jersey’s Task Force 1, Army National Guard head for Florida
Some members of Task Force 1 had just returned from Texas, only to head out to help again in Florida.
NJ woman waits out Irma at Caribbean resort; ex-NJ man ready for worst in Fla.
A Toms River man who retired to Vero Beach, Florida, is prepared for his second hurricane in two years. He also dealt with Sandy in New Jersey.
Monmouth County man killed in 440 crash — DWI charge for truck driver
The truck jackknifed after rear ending Jason Appio's car, damaging two other cars on Route 440 at the start of the Wednesday afternoon commute.
Belford teen, killed by Great Adventure accident, will be laid to rest
The 19-year-old was a graduate of the Monmouth County Vocational School's electrical program and Middletown North High School.
Gateway Project funding remains intact after amendment voted down
The amendment would have allowed all states to apply for over $400 million in funding originally intended for the Gateway Project.
Jersey Shore local summer attracts two sharks
The two sharks made a bee line for the Jersey Shore after their travels began to be tracked.
Teen worker dies after Six Flags Great Adventure equipment accident
The 19-year-old died over the weekend after being taken off life support.
As Irma aims for Florida, NJ has 4,000 volunteers ready to help
As Hurricane Irma, the most powerful Atlantic hurricane ever with 185 mph churns its way towards South Florida the Red Cross New Jersey chapter sent 11 volunteers to stage in northeast Florida and Task Force 1 is on standby to deploy.