Contact Us
Make My Homepage

David Matthau

David Matthau has been covering New Jersey news for more than 20 years, and he’s been New Jersey 101.5’s lead investigative reporter since 2000.

David has covered a number of breaking news stories, including the 9/11 Terror Attacks, the Jersey based Anthrax Attack Investigation, and the resignation of Governor Jim Mcgreevey.

Most recently, he served as the radio pool reporter – traveling with Governor Christie’s motorcade that toured areas of North Jersey devastated by hurricane Irene.

David has also covered the campaigns of former Governors McGreevey and Corzine, and current Governor Chris Christie, as well as U.S. Senators Frank Lautenberg and Bob Menendez.

Additionally, David broke the story – in a series of reports – on New Jersey’s crumbling, dangerous bridges.

David has won numerous Associated Press awards for coverage of Jersey stories, and he’s been featured as an expert reporter on CNN’s Nancy Grace show, covering various topics including the Prom Mom Baby dumped in Trash segment.

Sports Betting
PNC, Getty Images
[

Views on gambling turn sour in NJ

As gaming revenues have continued to drop over the past year, several Atlantic City casinos have closed their doors. In response, a number of ideas have been put forward to jumpstart AC, but a new survey shows many New Jerseyans aren't impressed with those plans.

Read More|Comment

Governor Chris Christie (R) at a press conference
Governor Chris Christie (R) at a press conference (Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)
[

Poll: Christie’s favorability rating drops

A recent survey finds that, for the first time since August of 2011, more New Jersey voters have an unfavorable impression of Gov. Chris Christie than a favorable one. 

Read More|Comment

Scoreboard at Sayreville High School
Scoreboard at Sayreville High School (Dino Flammia, Townsquare Media NJ)
[

Is high school football out of control in NJ and beyond?

As the investigation continues in Sayreville, where some members of the high school football team at Sayreville War Memorial High School allegedly intimidated, hazed and sexually abused other players, some are wondering if high school football is out of control in New Jersey?

Read More|Comment

Eli Waller
Eli Waller (Photo courtesy of the Waller Family)
[

Family of enterovirus victim Eli Waller starts foundation

The family of Eli Waller, the 4-year-old Hamilton boy who died from enterovirus D-68 (EV-D68), has created a foundation in his memory to help special needs families pay for tuition, school supplies and other items for their kids.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://nj1015.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!