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.
Will it be another deadly Thanksgiving on NJ roads?
According to Gary Poedubicky, acting director of the New Jersey Division of Highway Traffic Safety, the Thanksgiving period is one of the most dangerous times to be on the road.
Black Friday shopping? Many NJ shoppers are over it
The post-Thanksgiving shopping rush appears to have lost its appeal with many New Jersey consumers.
For NJ residents, holidays and stress go hand in hand
'Tis the season to shop for presents, hang up the lights, get together with the family...and hope you don't freak out.
Christmas already? NJ shoppers react to early holiday displays
You've barely made a dent in your kids' newly acquired Halloween candy, but Christmas season is already here, if you take your cues from major retailers across New Jersey.
Driving instructors cite top teen driving mistakes, call out parents
Many teenagers may believe they are invincible behind the wheel, but year after year, the statistics prove otherwise. And in a new AAA survey of driving instructors, it appears parents deserve some of the blame.
Keyport High School is keeping its Native American mascot
By a vote of 6-4, board members decided the image of an Indian with a headdress will not be changed or replaced.
3 NJ eateries show their stuff this month on ‘Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives’
Restaurateur Guy Fieri sampled a handful of Garden State establishments in July, and the footage is slated to air over the next couple weeks.
Clown lives matter: ‘Creepy’ hysteria hurting real NJ clowns
The disturbing pattern has led some professional clowns to fear for their safety and the future of their businesses.
Produce, pies … and beer? NJ considers allowing farmers’ markets to sell brews
Ryan Krill, president and co-founder of Cape May Brewing Co., said the move would not be a major moneymaker for breweries, but it can put their name and product in front of a group of customers who may have otherwise never taken a sip.
Hermine’s best bets for New Jersey: Angry ocean, coastal flooding
The storm, which made landfall in Florida hours ago, is expected to produce rough surf, dangerous rip currents and beach erosion over the long holiday weekend, no matter how much wind or rain New Jersey experiences.
Thursday weddings: Cheaper, easier and less stress for NJ couples
Cutting down on the costs and the drama, New Jersey couples are willing to say "I do" on Thursday.
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.