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.
Massive waterspout rises up from Jersey Shore — video
"It's the first time I've seen anything remotely as cool as that," Matthew Presutti said about capturing the waterspout off the coast in Brick.
A tasty way to help the Wunder Wiener and owner Gerald LaCrosse
Heading to the Shore on Saturday? You can grab some lunch and help Wunder Wiener owner Gerald LaCrosse.
NJ father and four daughters die in Delaware crash
A pickup truck crossed the grassy median into the southbound lanes of Route 1 sending the family's mini van into a ditch.
2 dead after explosion blows South Jersey home to bits
Debris from the Gloucester County home was spread for nearly two blocks, according to one reporter's account of the explosion.
Strong thunderstorms to end heat wave
Heavy thunderstorms dropped about 2 inches of rain in some spots, with lots of lightning and thunder.
Firework blamed for torching cars, trees
A man who had been lighting fireworks all day was charged with arson and use of dangerous fireworks by Vineland police.
Show goes on: Brick fireworks will NOT be canceled
After contracting with the same company that cancelled fireworks in Beachwood and Milltown on the Fourth of July, Brick Mayor John Ducey took steps to ensure the Summerfest fireworks would not have a problem.
Man dies in Jersey Shore rip; Kids rescued from Delaware River
A 55-year-old man pulled out of the ocean off Surf City died while 13 people got stuck along the banks of the Delaware River after their boat capsized.
Fireworks company canceled two New Jersey displays
Displays in Beachwood and Milltown were canceled on the Fourth of July because there was no backup driver to deliver the fireworks from Maryland.
Beachwood fireworks display canceled
Beachwood mayor Ron Roma said the company that was supposed to deliver the fireworks failed his community.
Lightning, thunder sparks fire and flooding around New Jersey
The intense heat and humidity helped create vivid lightning, flooding and added some flair to one fireworks display.
Heat wave: NJ water utilities ask customers to save water
The utilities hope by conserving now they'll be better prepared should drought conditions develop later this summer.