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.
Dressbarn to close all its 650 locations
The closure will not be immediate and all locations are "open and conducting business as usual" according to the chain and no timetable was announced.
Stinging, painful jellyfish in our waters — this week, NJ hopes to find them
Several environmental groups will team up to take a closer look Wednesday and Thursday.
One dead in Route 9 crash in Old Bridge
A sedan rear ended a tractor trailer that was moving on Route 9 in Old Bridge.
Monmouth County teen riding bike badly hurt by SUV, cops say
The 16-year-old was flown to Jersey Shore University Medical Center with serious injuries.
$5,000 reward to help find who shot cat in face with arrow
A Maryland group wants to help find those responsible for injuring the cat in Howell.
Brookdale evacuated because of gas leak
Students are being relocated to neighboring Thompson Park in Middletown.
Helicopter falls into Hudson River — pilot survives
The captain and crew of the NY Waterway ferry Gov. Thomas Kean rescued the pilot after the chopper fell into the water.
Attack on school bus: Time for NJ to get tougher on road rage?
A lawmaker wants to increase the fine for road rage.
Sarah Stern’s convicted murderer: Toss verdict, give me a new trial
A flag football game with teachers from Neptune High will raise money for her scholarship fund on Wednesday evening.
Boy hit by car and dragged down street, cops say
The boy was trying to cross Route 9 in Lakewood when he was hit and thrown over the roof of the car that hit him.
Italian sailor returns to the Jersey Shore
A boater who only speaks Italian was back off a Monmouth County beach but the Coast Guard still doesn't know who he is or why he is here.
UPDATE: Language barrier prevents Coast Guard rescue from sailboat off Jersey Shore
A 47-foot life boat was dispatched from Manasquan Station to assist the sailboat with only an Italian speaking man on board.