Rick has proudly been a part of the newsroom at New Jersey 101.5 since March 2022, reporting on all things Jersey. He was born in Princeton, has lived in the Garden State nearly his entire life, and got his start in radio news covering Lower Bucks County in Pennsylvania. When he isn't working on a story, Rick is probably playing too loud on the electric bass or listening to Tool.
NJ police chief to resign after ‘drunk’ incident caught on video goes public
Bradley Beach police Chief Leonard Guida is resigning after video of his tense confrontation with a sergeant was published in media reports last week.
New Jersey property taxes soar to an all-time high: Check your town
The average New Jersey homeowner paid $313 more in property taxes in 2023 compared to the year before.
WATCH: Cops forced to restrain ‘drunk’ NJ police chief at tense crash scene
The police chief of Bradley Beach is on paid leave after he showed up at a crash drunk and got physical with a sergeant, according to a published report.
Pregnant woman injured in Newark, NJ daytime robbery
A pregnant woman is in stable condition at the hospital after being the victim of a daytime robbery.
Double shooting at Airbnb party kills 14-year-old NJ teen, report says
One teenager is dead and another is recovering from a gunshot wound after a shooting in Atlantic City on Friday evening.
Threats against NJ synagogues may have come from outside U.S., report says
Bomb threats sent to at least two New Jersey synagogues Sunday may be connected to nationwide threats coming from a foreign entity, a confidential FBI memo reportedly said.
30 schools in NJ with the worst bullying problems
These are the 30 schools in New Jersey with the worst bullying problems.
Shocking NJ police training glorified violence and breaking the law
Taxpayers paid for police training that encouraged New Jersey cops to conduct illegal traffic stops and disregard accountability, a new report finds.
NJ postal worker admits stealing $170K in cash from mail
A mail carrier from Blackwood, New Jersey has pleaded guilty to mail theft for stealing $170,000 from stores at the Gloucester Premium Outlets.
NJ tennis coach downplays child sex assaults in court before sentencing
A former Monmouth County youth tennis coach has been sentenced to more than half a century in state prison.
NJ student hit by a car getting off school bus, flown to hospital
A student from Atlantic County is seriously hurt after being struck by a car while getting off the bus after school on Monday.
Fugitive stabs twin sister before dramatic chase ending in NJ, cops say
A fugitive from Maryland charged with trying to kill his twin sister has been arrested in New Jersey after a lengthy pursuit, police said.