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.
Springsteen was a ‘stone-cold draft-dodger’ … and felt guilty about it
Bruce Springsteen admitted using “tricks” to avoid going to Vietnam after close friends came home in wheelchairs but said later he felt guilty about what he did.
Jersey Shore MIT grad dies in ‘prank’ falling from library dome
Nicholas Paggi was valedictorian of the Class of 2011 at Donovan Catholic High School in Toms River and graduated from MIT in 2015
New Jersey awakened Saturday morning by loud, intense thunderstorm
The powerful storm crossed into New Jersey just before 5 a.m. moving west to east with loud thunder, intense lightning, 55 mph winds and quarter-size hail in an area between Route 80 and Route 195.
Guilty! Teen admits throwing Sarah Stern’s body off Route 35 bridge
Preston Taylor, 19, of Neptune City will testify against her accused murderer, Liam McAtasney.
Two drivers killed in South Amboy head-on crash
One of the vehicles involved was going the wrong way on Route 35 early Sunday morning, police say.
Two historic Jersey Shore homes destroyed by fire
Belmar Mayor Matt Doherty said no one was injured by the fire that started in one of the homes on 10th Avenue and spread next door.
These Payless Shoesource stores are closing in New Jersey
The Payless stores closing in New Jersey are among 400 being closed by the chain across the country after filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.
NJ Transit train derails at New York Penn Station
All lines from New Jersey were all suspended in and out of the station Monday morning.
Woman hit by NJ Transit train hospitalized
Service on the North Jersey Coast Line was suspended after a Middletown woman was struck by a train Saturday night.
She says it wasn’t the mob! 2 charged in double-murder tied to ‘RHONJ’ celeb’s car
The bodies of two men were found in an Audi that was set on fire. The car belonged to "Real Housewives of New Jersey" cast member Kim DePaola.
Sarah Stern homicide: Grand jury will hear case in April
The two men made their first appearance together in Freehold on Thursday.
And THIS is why you have to clean the snow off your car, New Jersey!
The driver of the car was not injured but it serves as a reminder of the importance of completely cleaning off one's car. And it's the law in New Jersey.