Before becoming a digital reporter and fill-in news anchor for New Jersey 101.5, my NJ journalism roots began as faux interviews on a Fisher Price tape recorder. Relatives might say my "gift of gab" grew from there, leading me to radio and beyond. As a wife and momma of two kiddos, I firmly believe that life’s too short to drink bad coffee. I'm also a fan of the beach, Dave Grohl and karma.
Toms River Regional Schools sued over ex-teacher child predator
A grown student has accused the school district of ignoring his and others' grooming and sex abuse for years by Shawn Lee, a former teacher and coach.
LBI deals with bridge, Route 72 closure Sunday amid police probe
The only route on and off the island was shutdown for an investigation late Sunday morning, Stafford Police said.
FEMA declares 11 major disaster areas in NJ after Ida damages
Morris County joined the list as of Saturday, clearing the way for federal funding to reach residents and businesses.
U.S. postal staff in Newark, NJ stole thousands in benefits — feds
A pair of workers falsely applied for pandemic unemployment funds and received a total of more than $100,000, according to federal prosecutors.
Never Forget: Notable 9/11 memorials in New Jersey
As the nation marks 20 years since the September 11th terrorist attacks, there are a number of powerful memorials in the state for residents to visit and reflect on.
Concerts, shows return in NJ: Here’s venue COVID policies in 2021
The pandemic wears on as entertainers have returned to stages. Protocols range from required vaccinations or negative test results - to suggested masks.
Jamesburg, Cranbury, NJ among hardest hit from overnight flooding
Hurricane Henri dumped about eight inches of rain in parts of Middlesex County, leaving behind flooded out roads and basements on Sunday in New Jersey.
NJ hospitals in 10 counties limit visitors again as COVID surges
A spike of 168.5% in COVID hospitalizations from mid-July to mid-August across the state has led to the return to tougher restrictions.
The best outdoor beer gardens at New Jersey breweries
Looking for a change of scenery and a tasty brew made in NJ? Here's some great spots for outdoor beer gardens and patios, to sample New Jersey craft beers.
Delran, NJ soccer icon Carli Lloyd is retiring after 2021 season
The New Jersey native just set a record as the oldest U.S. women's soccer pro to play in the Olympics.
Toms River makes Little League World Series, thanks to a Frazier
Todd Frazier is a proud uncle — as Carson Frazier and Toms River East bring back the "Beast of the East."
Beautiful sunflower fields you can stroll through in NJ — 2021
There are more options than ever for an outing amongst New Jersey-grown sunflowers, to brighten your day and your Insta-feed.