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.
Clock is ticking on mortgage relief program for Sandy survivors
"We're going on seven years and almost 1,000 families are still not home, that we know of," said Jody Stewart with New Jersey Organizing Project.
Flying cockroaches? NJ’s heat wave has them spreading their wings
Don't touch them ... and don't yawn too wide when they're around.
94-year-old NJ mayor showing residents how to get in shape
The second oldest mayor in the United States is the brains behind and the face of a wellness campaign looking to encourage healthy living among his staff and residents.
How NJ’s suicide/drugs/alcohol deaths compare to other states
Compared to other states, New Jersey performs quite well on two of these measures, but alarmingly poor on the other.
How much do NJ teachers earn — and is it enough? Comparing district salaries
Salaries for one of the most important professions have not kept pace with rising home and rent prices, a new study suggests.
NJ remains the only state with ban on food in funeral homes
When an officer's wife passed away and his brothers in blue brought donuts to the funeral home handling arrangements, they were told to keep the food outside.
NJ lawmaker: Free beaches for active military and veterans
The legislation also grants free admission to state parks and forests.
Pollen is bothering NJ residents for longer periods of time
Allergy sufferers in New Jersey are said to be much worse off today compared to those who suffered just a couple decades ago.
NJ lifeguard crews still not in full force for 2019
Memorial Day Weekend has come and gone, but summer hasn't yet started for lifeguard crews along the Jersey Shore.
This robot measures NJ water quality for weeks at a time
The robot's next mission should run through the July 4 holiday.
Proposed NJ law: Collect DNA from every child porn defendant
It's currently mandatory for those charged with many other serious charges.
It’s always tick season in NJ — why experts are most concerned
As many as 44,000 New Jerseyans became new victims of a tickborne disease in 2018.