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.
Cherry Hill woman will do the holiday shopping for you
She's already had some bites this holiday season in the New Jersey-Philadelphia region.
NJ property taxes — You could save by volunteering
The bill states a municipality involved in such a program cannot utilize volunteers for any positions that would otherwise be paid. Volunteers would earn tax credits per hour at the same rate of the state's minimum wage, up to $1,000 each year.
Human milk banks in NJ? Proposed law heads to Christie’s desk
Dozens of human milk banks exist throughout the United States. There are zero in New Jersey.
NJ’s ‘alarming’ water infrastructure called out in new report
Cracked water mains and leaks result in the loss of an estimated 130 million gallons of treated, potable water on a daily basis in the Garden State, the report says.
Who’s caring for NJ’s caregivers?
After evaluating the current services available and the true depth of a caregiver's role, the "New Jersey Caregiver Task Force" would make recommendations for ways to improve and expand assistance.
NJ schools are refusing to give students grades of zero — Hurting or helping?
Districts claim a zero grade is burying students and makes no sense on a scale of 100.
NJ Transit’s new tool aims to eliminate confusion during severe winter weather
Depending on the severity of a significant weather event this winter, NJ Transit will decide whether weekday trains will run at "Severe Weather Schedule — Level 1" or "Severe Weather Schedule — Level 2."
What HIV and AIDS look like in New Jersey today
In 1990, more than 4,200 individuals were newly diagnosed with HIV/AIDS in the Garden State. The virus and its most severe phase took the lives of nearly 3,600 hundred people.
Kids always absent? Law would make NJ schools deal with it
Chronic absenteeism is typically defined as missing 10 percent or more of the school year.
The only NJ company that’s among the best for women
Based on the feedback of anonymous female employees nationwide, work culture website Comparably has released a list of the top 50 large companies for women in 2017.