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.
Why it’s so hard to get a beer with NJ-born hops
Hop plant production in New Jersey has always been scarce.
After divorce or nixed engagement, who keeps the ring in NJ?
Since the Garden State sees up to 30,000 divorce complaints on an annual basis, you may be interested in learning who gets to keep the engagement ring if things don't work out.
A 2-minute survey to diagnose autism in toddlers
The researchers advise that it be implemented in the context of standard pediatric care, and they believe the questionnaire deserves wider application and study.
More NJ police departments adding Tasers to their belts
Forty police officers in Wayne Twp. are now equipped with stuns guns that can immobilize a subject with an electrical current from as far as 25 feet away.
Dough-slingin’ Jersey boys spark largest pizza donation in history
More than 250 pizzerias, including 25 in New Jersey, are donating at least 10 pizza pies to the hungry as part of the "Pizza Across America" campaign.
Will new Atlantic City casinos be able to find enough workers?
"There's not a glut of unemployed workers sitting out there, waiting to be hired," said Bob McDevitt, president of the Unite Here Local 54 casino workers' union. "That pool is not there in the volume that someone would imagine it to be."
Fentanyl testing strips — a lifesaver for addicts, or a killer?
Similar to a home pregnancy test, a testing strip can offer results in a matter of minutes.
Benny come back! Jersey Shore towns lost revenue in 2017
When you buy a seasonal pass for your favorite New Jersey beach, there's no refund for poor weather.
A growing trend — NJ parents pay $25k to guarantee a baby girl
"It was my dream," Janine Tardibuono told New Jersey 101.5. "And now I have her."
NJ man has visited Disney so many times, they made him an expert
Jerry MacLean was a huge Disney fan as a kid. That spark reignited when he visited a Disney resort with his wife decades ago.