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.
In NJ’s skies today: Jets conducting military exercises
Keep an eye on the skies over Central Jersey and the Jersey Shore for the low flying jets.
NJ school early dismissals for Monday, June 18 — heat closing schools
This time its the heat and lack of air conditioning forcing school to end early.
Fights break out as thousands swarm to Seaside boardwalk
An ad on social media for a "NJ Beach Meet Up" brought thousands of people to the boardwalk, with several people arrested for fighting.
Man dies in Route 18 crash near Route 34
One person was ejected from the only vehicle involved in the crash and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Man found dead under Belmar boardwalk
The body was found between 9th Street and Ocean Avenue.
Wunder Wiener crash driver said he may have fallen asleep
The initial police report said there was no evidence of skid marks leading from Route 9 to the iconic Jersey Shore hot dog stand.
Police investigate bodies found dead inside Jersey Shore home
Friends were concerned about the well-being of the owner of the home, Gerald "Jerry" Scarano, a well-known figure in Long Branch and Asbury Park.
Man clings to life after crash destroys his iconic hot dog stand
Gerry LaCrosse's son and niece have created a GoFundMe page to help the Beachwood council get back on his feet.
47 Jersey Shore beaches face possible closure
Daily testing of the water at bay, ocean, and river beaches came back with higher than normal bacteria levels all along the Jersey Shore. A second similar test result will force the beaches to be closed.
Crash totally destroyed Wunder Wiener, owner in rough shape
An umbrella is all that remained on Tuesday morning of the eatery after a SUV plowed into the small building on Monday.
Car smashes though Wunder Wiener with owner still inside
Beachwood councilman Gerry LaCrosse, owner of the Wunder Wiener for 36 years, considered the hot dog stand his legacy.
NJ’s suicide rate is down — ‘No one is immune’ but there’s help
New Jersey went against the trend of a nationwide increase in the suicide rate.