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.
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.
Guy sands his feet with power tool on NJ Transit train
Moments after Candy Hatsune Wolff got on her train at the Long Branch station, she heard a quiet whirring.
Seaside Heights warns swimmers to stay out of the water
The rough surf resulted in three rescues over the past four days, prompting the warning and a reminder of the risk to first responders.
Why NJ Transit riders were stuck on trains for hours Tuesday
NJ Transit Police, which usually leads investigations on the agency's property, has to balance maintaining the integrity of the scene with working quickly.
Toys ‘R’ Us could be coming back
The three hedge funds that closed down the chain after it filed for bankruptcy stopped a sale of its intellectual properties and is considering a return to the marketplace.