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.
Woman killed by car was one of three pedestrians hit on NJ roads
A woman was killed crossing Route 35 in Neptune, while a man and woman were seriously injured by a hit-and-run driver in Lacey Township on Sunday morning.
Powerball joins Mega Millions with jackpot on the rise
There was another $1 million winning ticket sold in New Jersey for matching five numbers in Saturday night's Powerball drawing, but the overall jackpot continues to grow.
Mega Millions grows to biggest jackpot in the world
The Mega Millions jackpot hasn't been won since July 24 but lottery players have a second shot at a large payoff with Saturday night's Powerball drawing.
Eww! NJ mom gets maggot-filled sandwich from Dunkin’ Donuts
"I screamed then opened it up and really looked at it and saw different kinds of bugs dead and alive, raw bacon, gnats, flies, maggots and a large black worm" she told New Jersey 101.5, adding that she and her son both ate parts of the sandwich.
Drug-resistant Salmonella outbreak includes New Jersey
The strain has been found in pet food, raw chicken products, and live chickens, according to the CDC, but no common supplier has been found.
Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots grow again
No one won the Powerball jackpot on Wednesday night which, combined with a huge Mega Millions pot, makes for a near record-breaking payday.
No one won Mega Millions, but there’s always Powerball
One Mega Millions ticket sold in New Jersey is worth $1 million, for matching all five white numbers.
Former Jersey Shore ‘American Idol’ star faces heroin charge
Antonella Barba spent the weekend in a Virginia jail, and is scheduled to appear in court on Monday.
CDC investigates Polio-like condition — 3 separate cases reported in NJ
There are cases reported in New Jersey but are not linked to the CDC's investigation, according to the Department of Health.
Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots balloon again
The annuity values of the Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots are a combined $762 million.
Freehold Township elementary school principal dies
The cause of the 46-year-old's death on Sunday was not disclosed.
Only on Columbus Day: $10 tickets to Count Basie shows
The tickets are available by phone or in person at the box office on Monmouth Street ib Red Bank from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.