I am a digital journalist for New Jersey 101.5FM. I began working with the station in 2007 as a morning news producer (I don't miss the 4 a.m. to 12 p.m. schedule) until my shift into the field. This job is always full of surprises; I never know where the next assignment will take me.
NJ group declares ‘blood emergency’ — how you can donate
The organization has dipped below a seven-day supply of blood overall. There's less than a one-day supply on hand for Type O Negative, which can be donated to anyone.
Top NJ towns where adults under 40 go to live
We purposely kept the college age range out of the equation to get a better idea of where people are settling down, rather than just feeling things out.
How NJ could make college more affordable
One measure paves the way for "3+1" programs — earn a bachelor's degree through three years at a county college and one at a senior institution.
Compulsive gambling: Will NJ sports betting lead to more addicts?
Double the national average, 6.3 percent of New Jersey's population has a gambling problem.
Place your bets! A busy start for sports wagering at Monmouth Park
Hundreds of locals and not-so-locals took a trip to the racetrack to witness Gov. Phil Murphy make the first two legal sports bets, and to join in a historic moment for the state.
Gender change without surgery? NJ could loosen birth-certificate rules
It may soon be easier for New Jersey residents to change the gender listed on their birth certificate.
NJ suicide calls spike following deaths of Bourdain, Spade
The operation has called in counselors on their days off, and called on per-diem staff to keep up with the call flow.
Drug-laced cartridges: Another vaping concern in NJ
If the aroma of mango or pineapple is strong enough, cops may have no idea when an individual is smoking an illegal substance right in front of them.
NJ beach sand could have loads of bacteria — but don’t worry
When under an advisory for unsafe levels of bacteria, the beach remains open to the public.
NJ hospitals teaming up with Uber, Lyft for free patient rides
Millions of Americans miss medical appointments each year, or arrive late, because they can't secure a ride there and/or back.
Taking allergy meds? You may be guilty of drugged driving
Drugged driving — even when legal medications are involved — is considered by law enforcement the same as driving under the influence of alcohol, according to the New Jersey Poison Control Center.
Jersey Shore 2018 Summer Guide: New things to do & see
The Jersey Shore's never been accused of a lack of attractions, but shore towns like to keep things fresh and exciting for its newcomers and yearly visitors.