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, I firmly believe that life’s too short to drink bad coffee. I'm also a fan of the beach and karma.
Westfield, NJ ‘The Watcher’ on Netflix: What’s true, what’s fiction
The new horror thriller series from Ryan Murphy is based on a family that bought a million-dollar house in Union County, New Jersey. So, how much of it actually happened?
Another NJ bid for Fort Monmouth details non-Netflix studio plans
Extell is the last of four bidders to share some of their proposal for the sprawling, shuttered property in parts of Eatontown and Oceanport.
NJ senator says he ‘didn’t give a damn about the Constitution’ during COVID
After Sen. Michael Doherty brought up Gov. Phil Murphy's infamous "above my pay grade" comment — Sen. Dick Codey doubled down on an off-the-cuff comment that sparked reaction Thursday.
Before NJ woman was shot in head, killer spent weeks Googling how, cops say
The Pennsylvania woman charged with murder stemming from the shooting death of Deborah "Sonni" Brown-Hepworth stayed with the victim in her Old Bridge home for two weeks, according to court documents.
NJ man caught urinating on ex-wife’s grave in Hudson Valley, NY
The New Jersey family of Linda Torello was horrified to find the Bergenfield man repeatedly desecrating their mother's final resting place.
Football player airlifted after injuring neck during game in Holmdel, NJ
Senior athlete, Aaron Van Trease of St. John Vianney High School was injured — while in a separate game, Marlboro High School's quarterback suffered a knee injury. Both were just days after the death of 16-year-old football player, Xavier McClain of Linden.
More and more NJ schools are taking off for these holidays
There's efforts to get even more New Jersey districts to consider observing the Hindu religious holiday for all students, moving forward.
NJ man found dead in kettle cooker ‘valued family above all else’
Dale Devilli, 63, was a millwright at a Lassonde Pappas plant in the Seabrook section of Upper Deerfield, where an "accident caused a fatal injury" on Monday.
Old Bridge, NJ woman shot dead: PA suspect charged with murder
Deborah "Sonni" Brown-Hepworth knew her attacker, according to police — on Thursday, they arrested Elizabeth Jackson in Pennsylvania.
Beloved new bakery in Medford, NJ told to cease and ‘de-moose’ their mural
Maggie Moose Bakery has largely been a hit with the Medford community since opening. But, an outdoor mural that features its logo has drawn ire from a local bylaw.
NJ man’s death at food processing site prompts OSHA inspection
The 63-year-old Millville man was found unresponsive in a piece of equipment at a Lassonde Pappas facility in Cumberland County, according to police and federal officials.
NJ inspectors say Six Flags roller coaster is ‘structurally compromised’
The roller coaster at the Ocean County theme park has been shutdown since an August incident that left a number of riders hurt. State officials say support columns remain damaged.