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.
Police: NJ men stole thousands of dollars in jackets
T’kai Smokes-Davis, Nephihah Hamilton and Andrew Estrada (who first gave the name, Anthony Thulin) all were arrested along Route 17 in Paramus.
Olympic icon Shaun White visits American Dream Big Snow
Gold medal-winning snowboarder and veteran X Games competitor, Shaun White spent time with teens through the group "STOKED."
NJ cryptocurrency firm, BlockFi, files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy
BlockFi lists more than 100,000 creditors in its filing after the recent collapse of fellow crypto lender, FTX.
‘Natural’ baby product company issues recall over lead exposure
More than 10,000 stainless steel drinking bottles and cups sold in stores and online are recalled over a potential lead poisoning hazard.
NJ officer admits using potato chip bags to smuggle drugs
Bryant Mack, of Shamong, now faces prison time and must resign from his job at Monmouth County jail.
State probe requested after ’embarrassing’ NJ Election Day mishap
The state Attorney General has been asked by the NJGOP to look into what led to all voting machines in Mercer County malfunctioning this month.
Minivan getaway driver gets 12 years for NJ, PA armed robberies
Omar Feliciano-Estremera, of Trenton, previously pleaded guilty in federal court for his role in the heists in 2019.
NJ police get ‘thousands’ of problem calls from TikTok famous motel
On social media, the Lincoln Tunnel Motel is known for its owner's entertaining posts. In town, it's a frequent stop for North Bergen police.
Health update on 3 sick pit bull puppies abandoned in NJ woods
Three puppies, all four months old, have been treated for the intestinal virus parvo since their rescue in Millville.
Donald Trump’s NJ stalker is going back to prison for new crimes
Frank Monte has done time in Florida and New York — where an obsession with Donald Trump caused trouble well before Trump became president.
Police: Egg Harbor Township, NJ teen was speeding in serious crash
The 17-year-old drive has now been charged and ticketed, stemming from a Nov. 1 morning crash that left two teen passengers badly hurt.
Middlesex County, NJ child porn bust: 8 men, 1 teen arrested
"Operation Eagle Eye" saw a round-up of defendants ranging from teens to an 81-year-old.