Ever since I was a precocious 5 year old who read the Bergen Record and then published his own neighborhood newspaper I've always had an interest in the news. I learn something new on this job everyday and that's what keeps it interesting. I've been with NJ101.5 for the past 10 years on the digital team writing news and working behind the scenes on a variety of projects.
You can watch 50 Newark cameras for crime — and the ACLU is creeped out
Newark Mayor Ras Baraka and Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose said the technology is aimed at making neighborhoods safer, but the ACLU is concerned about people who are not properly trained pointing fingers of guilt at innocent people.
Another Jersey Shore town bans smoking on the beach
Point Pleasant Beach, North Wildwood, and Wildwood will also ban smoking on the beach for the first time this summer.
NJ boy killed by truck 5 days after moving to U.S.
The boy's mother was cleaning out their new apartment while he rode around his new neighborhood.
NJ man wearing gun shirt arrested in Vermont college threat
The threat was found written on a white board but Vermont State Police did not disclose the exact message.
Sheds in the middle of Route 78 stop traffic
State Police are investigating why the sheds fell onto the eastbound lanes of Route 78.
Baby in suitcase: Battered mom waited month to report missing child
Te’Myah Plummer's mother said she didn't ask too many questions of her father because she was afraid of getting hurt.
NJ official flashed her badge, yelled at cops, says she broke no rules
In her statement of apology, Caren Turner called upon Tenafly Police to "review best practices with respect to tone and de-escalation."
One killed when teen drives into oncoming traffic, police say
The 17-year-old hit an SUV carrying five people on Raritan Street in Sayreville, according to police.
Driver gets ticketed after surviving ejection from SUV
The driver of an SUV was ticketed after hitting a guard rail and being ejected onto Route 195.
Delays this weekend on Garden State Parkway, Route 78
Repairs to a section of the the Garden State Parkway that was damaged last fall and an ongoing project on Route 78 are expected to cause delays this weekend.