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.
2nd wildfire in NJ this week: Burlington, Atlantic forests burning
Dry brush and low humidity are helping to create ideal conditions for the spread of wildfire in New Jersey.
Not a UFO! Amazing videos show rocket launch lighting up N.J. sky
It took seven tries but the Black Brant XII rocket finally launched on Sunday night from NASA’s Wallops facility in Virginia.
Bass River State Forest wildfire creates haze over Ocean County
Fire crews are wetting the brush and woods right along Route 9 to keep the from spreading onto the roadway.
Ice cream truck rolls down cliff near George Washington Bridge
Three Good Samaritans ran down the ran down the embankment to help free the driver who was out of the truck when police arrived.
NJ ‘not there yet’ on ending mask mandate — You can’t tell who’s vaccinated
NJ 'not there yet' on lifting masks: Can't tell who's vaccinated
Wildwood Crest beaches ban smoking of tobacco — and marijuana
Ordinances banning smoking on the beach and rejecting the sale and distribution of marijuana both take effect on July 7.
Tuckerton man’s laser interfered with NJ rescue helicopter, troopers say
Lasers can temporarily blind a pilot and knowingly aiming one at an aircraft is a federal crime.
NASA will try launch of rocket that could be visible over NJ on Wednesday
Winds and clouds wind postponed the fifth attempt to launch the Black Brant XII rocket from Virginia.
Anti-mask NJ school nurse loses job: Stafford school board votes her out
Erin Pein said she will continue to advocate against children being required to wear masks and is planning several rallies.
NJ says $300 unemployment supplement glitch fixed, will continue
Gov. Phil Murphy said the benefit will continue in New Jersey despite being blamed for making it more attractive for potential job hires to stay home rather than get work.
Postponed rocket launch could be visible over NJ on Monday night
Chances are good of having a partial view of Monday night's rocket launch around 8 p.m. are good.
Driver who dropped cigarette hits people, cars, mailbox in Toms River
Michele Ventriglia drifted to the left and sent two people walking a dog to hospital looking for a cigarette in her lap.