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.
Wind-whipped fire destroys 3 homes in Aberdeen
The fire spread to two adjacent multi-family homes, could be seen from the Garden State Parkway.
Man killed by own gun in fight with Bound Brook homeowner, cops say
A homeowner fatally shot an Old Bridge man who got into a fight with him in his yard Wednesday night.
Murphy raises money for group that refuses to disclose donors
Gov. Phil Murphy again came out in support of PACs being required to disclose the names of their donors. But his group's remain secret.
NJ man charged with attempted murder after shooting car burglar
A Bergen County homeowner is facing murder and weapons charges.
Boy’s death ruled a homicide — parents didn’t report him missing for months
Jah'vi Brown's body was found in a Camden alley in October but his parents didn't report him missing until December.
Man who died after saying cops would kill him had meningitis, mayor says
Mayor Andre Sayegh urged that anyone who was in contact with Jameek Lowery before his death, including friends, family, medical personnel, and police, should be tested for meningitis.
2 fishermen from Ocean County die off Oregon coast
Stephen Biernacki, 50, from Barnegat owned the Mary B II which had been featured in the Discovery Channel program Deadlist Catch: Dungeon Cove.
Boom! Tappan Zee Bridge falling down on Saturday
The new Mario Cuomo Bridge will be closed for about 45 minutes on Saturday morning while a controlled explosion sinks the 62-year-old Tappan Zee.
WANTED: Accused GoFundMe scammer skips court appearance
GoFundMe scam defendant Johnny Bobbitt Jr. was apprehended on Wednesday after he failed to show for a hearing on Tuesday and a warrant was issued for his arrest.
Rehab facility evacuated after CO alarm detects high levels
Patients from the Manahawkin Nursing & Rehabilitation Facility on Route 72 were taken around 11 p.m. to the nearby Southern Ocean Medical Center or the Shore Meadow Facility in Toms River.