I am a digital journalist for New Jersey 101.5FM. I began working with the station in 2007 as a morning news producer (I don't miss the 4 a.m. to 12 p.m. schedule) until my shift into the field. This job is always full of surprises; I never know where the next assignment will take me.
NJ air so dirty that it’s bad for your health, report says
More than half of New Jersey's counties received a failing grade for ozone pollution in the latest air quality report card from the American Lung Association.
Disease, terrorism, extreme weather — is NJ prepared?
The Princeton-based Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has released the results of its 2018 National Health Security Preparedness Index.
Manasquan: You may see hurt teens. You may hear screams. Don’t worry.
A heavy police presence, road closures, "wounded" students and bone-chilling screams will take hold of a couple blocks in Manasquan on Friday.
Trust your dog groomer? NJ doesn’t even require licenses
"Pets are members of our families, they're loved ones, and we want to make certain that when we drop them off to get groomed, that they're in the best of hands," state Senator Kip Bateman told New Jersey 101.5.
NJ tax offices work long days and late nights for last-minute filers
The deadline to file your taxes is two days later this year. That's two extra days of chaos for New Jersey accountants.
NJ may give $75M in tax breaks to spark more film production
While New Jersey offers productions an exemption from the state sales tax, a tax-credit program has been nonexistent since 2010 when then-Gov. Chris Christie suspended the incentive.
When and where you can meet your county’s top law enforcement officials
You can expect to see an even greater amount of community policing events in your county, now that it's being mandated by the state.
NJ launches campaign to limit babies hooked on drugs
“Babies that are exposed to drugs in the womb are at risk of prematurity, birth defects and withdrawal symptoms such as seizures and vomiting,” said New Jersey Health Commissioner Dr. Shereef Elnahal.
NJ towns where letter carriers get bitten by dogs
According to 2017 figures released by the U.S. Postal Service, 153 postal employees were attacked by dogs in New Jersey. Nationwide, the number of victimized employees topped 6,200.
Where to find deals during Jersey Shore Restaurant Week
Here's your chance to explore new restaurants at the shore...for a cheaper price than usual.