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.
Heat map shows location of Monmouth County drug overdose deaths
Five spots shine the brightest, for a bad reason.
Ocean County’s fight against drugs: Random high school sweeps will continue
According to the county prosecutor, every high school has been visited by officers and K9 units since the effort began in 2014, but the sweeps are not stopping.
These are the best NJ jobs for 2017 college graduates, site says
To fit the bill for this report, the job must require a college degree. The analysis also looked at the average entry-level salary, as well as projected growth as an industry over the next several years.
Stressed at work? Join the club
Younger workers are feeling pressure more than any other age groups, the survey finds.
Monmouth County residents flood public hearing on proposed JCP&L project
More than 1,200 seats were available for a public hearing on Jersey Central Power & Light's massive system upgrade proposal in Monmouth County, and that wasn't enough.
See what could be added to your kid’s lunch menu in 2017
To keep up with nutrition requirements, vendors have to get creative with the way they offer cafeteria favorites such as pizza, french fries and chicken nuggets.
These medical conditions could soon be treated with marijuana in NJ
"Many of these conditions deal with various aspects of chronic pain," said Ken Wolski, executive director of the Coalition for Medical Marijuana New Jersey.
Random drug-testing set to launch for Ocean County middle school’s students
According to Schools Superintendent Craig Wigley, about 100 students are signed up for the program, and that number is expected to grow.
Gypsy moth spraying proposed in 11 New Jersey towns
The New Jersey Department of Agriculture believes its suppression program is most necessary this year in six counties.
Summer 2017 — Jersey Shore rental homes already disappearing from the market
If you have any intentions to rent a home at the Jersey Shore in the warmer months - even for a week - you may want to get moving on that.
More than 94,000 NJ workers were hurt or sickened on the job in 2015
According to new figures from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 94,000 nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses were reported by New Jersey employers throughout 2015. Certain industries appear more vulnerable than others.
3 NJ state troopers made the ultimate sacrifice in 2016
Just under 500 law enforcement officers were killed in the line of duty throughout New Jersey's history.