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.
Driver hits girl on bike, continues driving with her on hood
The impact of the hit on Route 88 in Point Pleasant sent the girl onto the hood of the dark sedan before she fell off and the driver fled the scene.
Toms River boy hit and killed by ice cream truck
A 4-year-old boy was struck as he rode his bicycle in the Catskills of New York.
Westfield police chief quits, officials won’t say why
The township police chief has stepped down in a sudden departure shrouded in secrecy.
Former Keyport student athlete killed — Cops look for shooter
Police are looking for whoever shot Evan Smutz in an apartment but say there is no danger to the community.
Livingston teen drowns trying to save girl who died in lake
The teens were about to start their senior year at Livingston High School.
Thursday morning brings more NJ Transit cancellations
NJ Transit commuters had to endure another day of trains canceled at the last minute on Thursday.
Rutgers keeps paying millions to fired coaches & others — why?
Republican state Sen. Joe Pennacchio said the $11.5 million paid out could cover tuition for 800 students.
NJ Transit director explains why they can’t get trains to run on time
NJ Transit Executive Director Kevin Corbett said at Wednesday's Board of Director's meeting he is a rail commuter too and understands that the railroad is testing the patience of riders.
NJ has poisonous snakes — What to do if one’s in your yard
The Manchester resident kept an eye on the timber rattlesnake to make sure it didn't slither under the house where it would be impossible to catch.
NJ teens drown when storm erupts while swimming in lake
The bodies of two 17-year-olds were taken from Ramapo Lake in Oakland on Tuesday night.