I am a digital journalist for New Jersey 101.5FM. I began working with the station in 2007 as a morning news producer (I don't miss the 4 a.m. to 12 p.m. schedule) until my shift into the field. This job is always full of surprises; I never know where the next assignment will take me.
NJ among the worst states for driving — see where we rank
A new study analyzes just lousy it can be to drive in New Jersey compared to the other 49 states.
Beating stereotypes — NJ millennials with money in the bank
Hamilton Twp. resident Ryan Penkola, 27, believes his parents played a role in shaping his spending and saving habits.
Predator teachers keep getting jobs — Bill aims to change that
“When substantiated allegations of abuse have been made against a teacher in one school, they should not be able to move to another school under the radar," said Sen. Joe Pennacchio.
Bugs living on NYC streets can make it anywhere, Rutgers study finds
A love for insects, plus the impact of Hurricane Sandy back in 2012, formed a unique opportunity for a Rutgers-Camden researcher whose findings were published this past December in the journal Ecological Applications.
Jersey Shore mayors worry dune work will hurt summer season
"This is really a problem," Point Pleasant Beach Mayor Stephen Reid said.
A look inside New Jersey’s own Grammy museum
Inside the Prudential Center, the 8,200-square-foot museum operates six days a week and welcomes the public to browse artifacts of Grammy legends and participate in interactive exhibits featuring some of New Jersey's biggest acts.
NJ grant program expands to better identify mental illness in kids
A psychiatrist on site at every pediatrician's office is not a realistic scenario. But a program launched in Essex County offers the next best thing.
Don’t worry, NJ servers — Trump rule shouldn’t affect your tips
A proposed rule from the U.S. Department of Labor would allow restaurant owners to get their hands on some tips earned by waiters and waitresses, and distribute them to other non-tipped workers in the building, such as cooks and dish washers.
High school opens at Brookdale for teens in addiction recovery
The recovery high school is already serving students from Monmouth, Ocean and Somerset counties.
A warning instead of prison? NJ puts too many teens behind bars, report says
When a young person violates the law, New Jersey cops aren't required to put them in cuffs and haul them away.
Most NJ residents satisfied with healthcare plans, survey finds
While the majority of New Jersey residents feel the state's healthcare system is on the wrong track, most are satisfied with their current healthcare coverage as a whole.
2018 NJ Women’s March — Rutgers wants your signs for its archives
Archivists at the university are asking for donations of signs, posters, buttons and other items from individuals who participated in the Women's March in Morristown on Saturday.