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.
Total lie: Homeless vet sob story scammed America out of $402K, cops say
Johnny Bobbitt Jr., Mark D'Amico and Kate McClure concocted the entire story last November, according to Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina.
MVC office in Toms River closed because of measles outbreak
The individual with the 12th confirmed case of measles went to the MVC office in Toms River, prompting it to be closed until Monday.
Homeless man & couple scammed everyone with GoFundMe, complaint says
The story fell apart when homeless vet Johnny Bobbitt filed suit against Kate McCllure and Mark D'Amico for keeping $400,000 in donations to a GoFundMe page from him.
Route 206 to close in Princeton for a week (this time for real)
The road will close in both directions at 9 p.m. between Hillside Avenue and Arreton Road for a culvert replacement that was originally scheduled for a week ago.
NJ school closings, early dismissals — Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018
The timing of Thursday's storm, with snow and a wintry mix falling in the afternoon, has led some schools to end classes early.
You found him! Cops say he’s the Parkway rest-stop mugger
State Police credited social media shares for identifying Luke Benneman, 46, of South River for the assault early last Thursday morning at the Cheesequake Service Area.
NJIT student from Sussex killed in Newark hit-and-run
The driver of the car that struck Naomi R. Segura did not stop but a second driver stopped and called for help.
Teen shot to death walking home from high school
Camden High School student Javonne Davis, 15, was fatally shot as he walked home from school on Tuesday afternoon.
Will Atlantic City’s mayor speak at NJLM after fight outside casino?
Mayor Frank Gilliam is scheduled to speak at the NJLM conference on Wednesday along with Lt. Gov, Sheila Oliver and Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal.
Blue wave washes over NJ as Kim defeats MacArthur. Probably.
A week after the election Andy Kim has a 3,400 vote lead with 6,700 provisional votes yet to be counted. Most of the ballots are from Burlington County which has favored Kim.