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.
Opioids in medicine cabinets ‘all over the state,’ Rutgers finds
Despite the opioid epidemic tightening its grip on New Jersey, across nearly every demographic, a fair number of residents admit to a practice that could make the problem even worse.
Help me, plz — NJ youth in crisis texting for help
Even in their darkest mental state, some younger individuals would rather text than call for help.
Cherry Hill woman will do the holiday shopping for you
She's already had some bites this holiday season in the New Jersey-Philadelphia region.
NJ schools are refusing to give students grades of zero — Hurting or helping?
Districts claim a zero grade is burying students and makes no sense on a scale of 100.
How to help NJ’s domestic violence victims this holiday season
It's estimated that nearly all victims of domestic violence are also suffering financial hardship.
Would legal marijuana mean higher auto insurance rates in NJ?
An analysis released in June by the Highway Loss Data Institute found that legalization of recreational marijuana in Colorado, Oregon and Washington resulted in a rate of collision claims that's about 3 percent higher than would have been expected without the updated laws.
NJ malls making moves to attract the younger shopper
With the ever-growing popularity of online retail and discount stores, many industry watchers are waiting to call time of death on malls.
Is college worth the money? NJ wants to boost post-high school degrees
Over a lifetime, bachelor's degree holders are expected to earn about $1 million more than those with no education past high school.
Even after Todd Frazier 105-mph ball hit a 2-year-old, many don’t want more netting
Following a scary few minutes at Yankee Stadium when a 105-mph foul ball hit a young girl in the face, a New Jersey-based polling institute decided to ask Americans whether netting should be extended to protect the fans.
Deer vs. car — The NJ counties with the most roadkill
Deer are active once again, and they have no fear dashing right into traffic and causing a nightmare for motorists.
An epic hike: NJ included in tri-state 1,650-mile trail proposal
If this idea becomes reality, it's probably something you'd want to add to your bucket list.
10 students suspended after football brawl at crosstown Brick game
Other penalties beyond suspension were imposed on certain students.