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.
NJ’s first 2019 winter storm has road crews at the ready
The most snow is expected to fall south of Route 195 where snow will continue into the afternoon.
School bus bursts into flames on Garden State Parkway
A school bus from the Southern Regional school district caught fire on the Parkway around 1:45 p.m. Friday.
Shutdown sales: NJ companies help paycheck-less federal workers
Several companies and organizations are offering help to federal workers who won't get a paycheck until the government shutdown ends.
NJ federal workers feel the pinch of shutdown
Furloughed EPA workers rallied in Edison as some 800,000 workers across the country prepared to miss their first paycheck on Friday because of the stoppage.
Wind-whipped fire destroys 3 homes in Aberdeen
The fire spread to two adjacent multi-family homes, could be seen from the Garden State Parkway.
2 fishermen from Ocean County die off Oregon coast
Stephen Biernacki, 50, from Barnegat owned the Mary B II which had been featured in the Discovery Channel program Deadlist Catch: Dungeon Cove.
Rehab facility evacuated after CO alarm detects high levels
Patients from the Manahawkin Nursing & Rehabilitation Facility on Route 72 were taken around 11 p.m. to the nearby Southern Ocean Medical Center or the Shore Meadow Facility in Toms River.
Lakewood house fire closes Route 88
Ten people were displaced by the fire in the Lakewood home.
NJ school closings, delayed openings — Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2018
Chief Meteorologist Dan Zarrow said that precipitation was slowly transitioning from wintry to wet across the state, with temperatures right around the freezing point in much of North Jersey creating some slippery areas.
Sarah Stern’s dad wants justice. He doesn’t expect closure
Sarah Stern's father Michael said he is ready for the trial of Liam McAtasney for the murder of his daughter but it's been overwhelming the last few months with all the anticipation with lots of emotional swings
Transgender birth certificates coming to NJ in February
The law allows individuals to change the gender stated on their birth certificates. For NJ residents, gender identity also will be reflected on death certificates, even without a sex reassignment procedure.
NJ student admits killing drug dealer, dumping body in park
Joseph Villani admitted shooting Brick resident Trupal Patel in February 2017.