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.
A look inside New Jersey’s own Grammy museum
Inside the Prudential Center, the 8,200-square-foot museum operates six days a week and welcomes the public to browse artifacts of Grammy legends and participate in interactive exhibits featuring some of New Jersey's biggest acts.
Don’t worry, NJ servers — Trump rule shouldn’t affect your tips
A proposed rule from the U.S. Department of Labor would allow restaurant owners to get their hands on some tips earned by waiters and waitresses, and distribute them to other non-tipped workers in the building, such as cooks and dish washers.
High school opens at Brookdale for teens in addiction recovery
The recovery high school is already serving students from Monmouth, Ocean and Somerset counties.
A warning instead of prison? NJ puts too many teens behind bars, report says
When a young person violates the law, New Jersey cops aren't required to put them in cuffs and haul them away.
Less than 4 percent of eligible NJ donors gave blood in 2017
Alana Mauger with American Red Cross Blood Services says 700 units of blood need to be collected in the Penn-Jersey region every single day to meet patient demand.
Analysis reveals the real cost of smoking in NJ worse than other states
New Jersey ranks in the bottom half of states across the board.
Learn how to use Narcan with 2 free training events in Ocean County
Al Della Fave, a spokesman for the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office, said getting trained and equipped with Narcan ahead of time is critical to increasing one's chances of survival.
New mom died after just days — her husband hopes to save others
Six days after giving birth to her child, Tara Hansen died due to an undetected infection.
Ambulance response times for all NJ counties — some take 20+ minutes
In a couple New Jersey counties, an ambulance typically takes more than 20 minutes to arrive at the scene of an emergency.
New rules cap payments from drug makers to doctors
Proposed in August, the rules that take effect Tuesday impose limits on payments and other compensation that licensed prescribers in New Jersey may accept from pharmaceutical companies.
Do you follow NJ’s Move Over law? Cops don’t feel safe
When you're approaching a cop car, ambulance or tow truck on the side of the road, with its lights flashing, do you know it's the law to either switch lanes or slow down?
After the storm: Salt may be eating away at your car
"The salt seems to corrode things a lot faster," said Jordan Urbinato, a technician with DeFelice Auto & Truck Sales & Service in Point Pleasant. "Cars in the northeast get rotted out and they're not on the road as long."