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.
Blackout hits northern Puerto Rico following fire, explosion
The island's Electric Power Authority said several municipalities were without power, including parts of the capital, San Juan, but they were optimistic it could be restored within a day as they worked to repair a substation that controls voltage.
Power outage suspends NJ Transit service in New York
The late afternoon power outage caused a signal problem at New York Penn Station that suspended NJ Transit service for about two hours.
Pedestrian hit, parked cars damaged in Lakewood on Saturday night
A person was seriously injured crossing a Lakewood street on Saturday night. More than a dozen people were killed in similar incidents last year.
Two killed in Jersey City crash, prosecutor says
The Jersey Journal reported toys and a stroller were seen on the street in the area of the crash.
Evesham police warn of ‘lethal’ heroin batch as three more die
The alert was issued by Evesham Police, which is one town over from Voorhees where three Toms River men were found dead in a hotel room on Thursday.
Fight at Jersey City mall ends with two hospitalized, police say
A fight in the bedding section of a J.C. Penney store led to two people being hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.
3 workers found dead from drugs in NJ hotel room
Three men from Toms River who had been working in the area were found dead in a South Jersey hotel.
Coast Guard ends search for missing fishing boat off NJ coast
The Coast Guard searched more than 4,400 square miles for the fishing boat Queen Ann's Revenge after it sent a distress call early Thursday morning.
Body found on tracks near Metropark station
Northeast Corridor service was suspended for both NJ Transit and Amtrak riders for the initial investigation.
Roy Rogers employee groped teen workers, cops say
The workers, ages 16 to 18, were new hires at the Roy Rogers restaurant on Route 9 in Pine Beach.