Before becoming a digital reporter and fill-in news anchor for New Jersey 101.5, my NJ journalism roots began as faux interviews on a Fisher Price tape recorder. Relatives might say my "gift of gab" grew from there, leading me to radio and beyond. As a wife and momma, I firmly believe that life’s too short to drink bad coffee. I'm also a fan of the beach and karma.
These creepy photos of an abandoned NJ diner give off ‘The Last of Us’ vibes
The scene at this Northwest Jersey diner is like something out of an apocalyptic thriller — the people have vanished, leaving behind grimy coffee cups and a menu featuring "Taylor Ham."
After NJ teen suicide, Murphy says bullying probe likely as ‘We always look in the mirror’
Asked about state reaction to the suicide of 14-year-old Adriana Kuch and accusations of mishandled bullying at Central Regional, the governor says the state will "look in the mirror" after such awful tragedy.
Central Regional students charged criminally after NJ teen suicide, protests over bullying concerns
In the days since 14-year-old Adriana Kuch took her own life in Bayville, several teens face charges stemming from a fight caught on video. Others say this isn't the first time bullying allegations were mishandled.
Anger and grief after death of 14-year-old NJ high school student
Adriana Kuch died on Feb. 3. On Wednesday, some Central Regional High School students demonstrated as concerns of potential bullying spread on social media.
High-end NJ banquet hall, The Manor, is closing this summer
The Knowles family, owners of The Manor, said the decision to shutdown in July had been a difficult deliberation. It's just the latest banquet hall to close after pandemic-spurred struggles.
Look inside gorgeous Montclair, NJ home designed by famous architect
The New Jersey house with stunning views of Manhattan was designed by Edward Durell Stone — the same man behind several New York City landmarks and a concert venue in NJ.
Not just Harmon! Bed Bath & Beyond closes 6 more NJ stores
Days after announcing that all Harmon stores were closing, Bed, Bath & Beyond has added 6 more of its flagship stores in New Jersey to the list.
Armed Holmdel, NJ man faces criminal charges after 8-hour standoff with police
Brian Piscopo, 46, was facing criminal charges after a long standoff with police and SWAT-trained Monmouth County law enforcement Saturday night into Sunday morning.
NJ victims scammed by woman’s fake tech support, prosecutors say
Mona Sethi, 65, was arrested at her Bucks County, PA, home and faces money laundering and conspiracy charges in Bergen County. Tech support scams are on the rise in NJ — here's what to watch for.
NJ native who admitted to assault on Capitol Officer Sicknick gets prison
Julian Khater, of Somerset, was sentenced to 80 months in prison for assaulting Capitol Officer Brian Sicknick during the insurrection on Jan. 6, 2021.
Criminal charge filed after senior’s brutal NJ nursing home death
SOUTH PLAINFIELD — A nursing home resident has been charged with reckless manslaughter, after hitting a 91-year-old woman and causing a fatal brain bleed. Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone announced the charge against 81-year-old Angel Bermontiz on Friday, stemming from the Jan. 19 d...
Families demand answers: 2 beating deaths at separate NJ nursing homes
Herman Walker, 91, died two weeks after being assaulted by a roommate at a Westfield facility. Clara Sutkowski, also 91, died three days after being struck by a fellow resident at a South Plainfield facility.