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.
When and where you can meet your county’s top law enforcement officials
You can expect to see an even greater amount of community policing events in your county, now that it's being mandated by the state.
NJ launches campaign to limit babies hooked on drugs
“Babies that are exposed to drugs in the womb are at risk of prematurity, birth defects and withdrawal symptoms such as seizures and vomiting,” said New Jersey Health Commissioner Dr. Shereef Elnahal.
NJ towns where letter carriers get bitten by dogs
According to 2017 figures released by the U.S. Postal Service, 153 postal employees were attacked by dogs in New Jersey. Nationwide, the number of victimized employees topped 6,200.
Selling a home in NJ? Extra expenses you should know about
According to an analysis from real estate database Zillow, the average homeowner in the U.S. spends more than $18,000 in extra costs associated with selling a home.
Where to find deals during Jersey Shore Restaurant Week
Here's your chance to explore new restaurants at the shore...for a cheaper price than usual.
How to take New Jersey’s 911 services out of the 1960s
In most parts of New Jersey, the number you call in an emergency is still living in the 1960s, according to state lawmakers who want to require the state's 911 systems catch up with the times.
What can fill NJ’s growing list of empty retail space?
The eventual shutdown of Toys R Us and Babies R Us locations will leave behind an even greater amount of vacant retail space across New Jersey.
Dining in vs. dining out — Home cooking not as common in NJ
According to a "state of home cooking" survey from food-products supplier Artisola, folks in New Jersey are less likely to cook meals at home than residents of most other states.
How Gov. Murphy plans to pay for ‘free’ community colleges
Gov. Phil Murphy believes community college will be free for everyone in New Jersey, regardless of their economic status, in as little as three years.
4 counties in NJ have highest property taxes in the nation
A new analysis goes county by county in the Garden State.
NJ measure creates commission tasked with protecting the Jersey Shore
Adequately protecting the Jersey Shore from future storms and rising sea levels would be best achieved through a regional approach, and not a town-by-town basis, according to legislation that proponents hope can finally see some movement.
Religion in New Jersey — How many of us believe in God?
The latest statistics from the Pew Research Center claim New Jersey is tied with Kansas and Iowa as the 19th-most religious state in the country.