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.
Back from Rio, NJ’s winning Olympians getting the star treatment
Qualifying for the Olympics in Rio is a feat in itself, but returning with hardware deserves a celebration. At least that's how some New Jersey municipalities feel.
NJ college campuses becoming mini ‘downtowns’
Student-housing above and businesses below, select colleges and universities throughout New Jersey have essentially formed their own little towns right on campus, giving the campus community and nearby residents a chance to blend as one.
NJ towns thank Mother Nature for great beach badge sales so far this year
The beach badge business can be hit or miss in New Jersey, and Mother Nature has delivered mostly a hit through early August. So towns along the Jersey Shore are reporting very healthy numbers as they take on the last full month of summer.
Confirmed Zika cases in NJ triple since June, but still all travel-related
The state Department of Health would not comment on whether any of New Jersey's cases involved pregnant women. They are the most at-risk population given Zika's confirmed link to a serious birth defect of the brain known as microcephaly.
These are the highest-paying careers in New Jersey
If your kids still haven't decided on a career path, maybe you can steer them in the right direction with this new list.
Mark your calendars, NJ: Perseid meteor shower should be better than usual
The Perseid meteor shower is upon us once again, and this is considered an "outburst" year, meaning you'll see more meteors per hour as debris left behind by Comet Swift-Tuttle hits Earth's atmosphere and catches fire.
Watch: NJ retailers get the national spotlight
New Jersey retailers, big and small, have some powerful and inspiring success stories, and the National Retail Federation wants everyone to hear them.
Looking to buy at Jersey Shore? You won’t believe which town is ‘best bargain’ in U.S.
The nation's top bargain beach town is right here in New Jersey, at least for summer 2016, according to a new report from housing data firm RealtyTrac.
100 years since Jersey Shore attacks taught us to fear — and respect — sharks
Experts say our knowledge, and appreciation, of the ocean's top predator has grown immensely since that bloody 12-day period in early July 1916.
The self-checkout aisle in NJ: A time saver or a job killer?
While it may help customers get on with their day a bit quicker, by avoiding lines, there are concerns about the technology's impact on New Jersey's workforce.
Central Jersey counties ‘abnormally dry’ — Is NJ headed for a drought?
March and April of this year ranked as the seventh-driest on record in New Jersey. Overall, Spring 2016 delivered an average of 9.39 inches of rain, nearly three inches below normal.
Should we worry about dangerous clinging jellyfish at Jersey Shore?
The creatures have been spotted in the Barnegat Bay and the Shrewsbury River.