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.
The push to change NJ’s liquor-license laws
Should towns have more say in the number of liquor licenses permitted?
This NJ vehicle law could cost you $100 — even if it’s your auto dealer’s fault
You could be driving around with a violation staring every cop right in the face.
These NJ retailers refuse to open on Thanksgiving
Some retailers, in response to criticism from consumers and employees, are deciding to stay closed on Thanksgiving 2017 for the first time in a while.
NJ’s registered sex offenders — Avoid these homes on Halloween
There's nothing stopping a registered sex offender from opening the door for your kid on Halloween — at least in New Jersey. So it's up to you, the parents, to keep children away from the riskier homes.
Top Halloween costumes in New Jersey for 2017
While the costume-shopping rush doesn't begin for another week or so, seasonal stores in New Jersey already have a sense of the must-have looks for Halloween 2017.
NJ calls on animal doctors to help fight human addiction crisis
Responding to a growing number of individuals using their pets in an attempt to obtain and abuse pain pills, Attorney General Christopher Porrino on Tuesday announced stricter guidelines for veterinarians and the prescriptions they write.
Tech suits? Young NJ swimmers banned from wearing them
Beginning Nov. 1, competitive swimmers under the age of 13 in New Jersey can no longer get an edge over the rest of the field.
What happened when Montclair University stopped caring about the SAT
In 2014, MSU became the first public four-year institution in New Jersey to make SAT/ACT scores optional in the application process.
Even after Todd Frazier 105-mph ball hit a 2-year-old, many don’t want more netting
Following a scary few minutes at Yankee Stadium when a 105-mph foul ball hit a young girl in the face, a New Jersey-based polling institute decided to ask Americans whether netting should be extended to protect the fans.
More NJ college students seeking help for mental health issues
According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, three-quarters of all mental health conditions begin by age 24.
Deer vs. car — The NJ counties with the most roadkill
Deer are active once again, and they have no fear dashing right into traffic and causing a nightmare for motorists.
NJ addiction epidemic — Is your doctor to blame?
More than 1,000 people in New Jersey died of a heroin/opioid overdose in the first half of 2016. The number of individuals admitted to treatment programs in New Jersey due to related abuse topped 38,000 last year.