I'm the Digital News Reporter for NJ101.5.com covering news from all over the great Garden State. With the exception of a year in Hartford, and six months in Amish Country, I've spent my whole life in New Jersey, and wouldn't have it any other way. I've covered everywhere from Somerset County to the Jersey Shore, and am now looking forward to looking at the whole state. I'm a proud father, a lifelong Mets fan, and longtime lover of college and New Jersey high school wrestling.
Woman says Murphy staffer raped her: ‘I learned the system is broken’
The woman who accused a former Murphy administration member of raping her said "several senior members" of the administration were aware of the accusations before he resigned.
Health officials warn of potential North Jersey measles risk
The person was at the Lifetime Gym in Montvale on the morning of October 5, before seeking medical care days later, New York health officials said.
There’s a Lucille Ball House in NJ that the actress never owned
Actress Lucille Ball visited the area once in the 1960's, but never actually owned or lived at the home that bears her name on the border of Edison and Metuchen.
Trooper killed in crash buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Trooper Brian McNally was killed in a crash in May on his way back from a weekend of reserve duty. He had previously served active duty in the Marines.
Plainfield fire chief demoted months after filing lawsuit
Chief Frank Tidwell was demoted a few months after he filed a lawsuit claiming there was a conspiracy to force him to retire.
Racer killed NJ vice principal then lied that his car was stolen, cops say
Freddy S. Garcia Jr. told police that the car left at the scene of Saturday's fatal crash was stolen.
Toms River councilman can settle ‘fake news’ lawsuit for $1 and retraction
Brick resident Robyn Gedrich filed a defamation lawsuit over an article on a website reportedly owned by a Toms River councilman.
Murphy staffer accused of sex misconduct — lawmakers want investigation
Albert J. Alvarez worked on the campaign for Gov. Murphy before getting jobs in the transition and administration. The allegations did not result in any charges.
4 arrested in killing of South Jersey coach in front of kids
Two people have been charged with killing Joseph Jones during a Millville Youth football practice, while two more were charged with trying to protect the killers.
Wrong ballots sent out in Monmouth? Don’t worry, clerk says
Rumors have circulated on social media about thousands of Monmouth County mail-in voters receiving the wrong ballot, the clerk said they have received less than 10 complaints.