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 could see 800 babies in withdrawal from drugs in 2018
In September alone, five babies were sent to Children's Specialized Hospital in New Brunswick to help them withdraw from the drugs they became so used to inside their mother's womb.
How NJ courts could start being less about getting your cash
"Right now, our system is unquestionably, in many instances, the other way around," a state Senator says.
More NJ men needed in the fight against domestic violence
"We don't have as large of a voice in the fight against domestic violence as I think we should," said Siyan Bradley, whose mother was killed by her ex-boyfriend in 2006.
Where you can celebrate the life of NJ-born Whitney Houston
A six-time Grammy winner, Houston was inducted into the New Jersey Hall of Fame in 2013.
In NJ, help for family caregivers battling ‘compassion fatigue’
Family members who care for loved ones with mental or physical disabilities have to remember to also take care of themselves.
NJ could require teens to be screened for depression
New Jersey students would have to be screened for depression a half dozen times during the years leading up to high school graduation, if a bill advancing through the state Legislature were to become law.
No more stealing from kids? Lawmaker wants youth leagues to open their books
"Temptation will run high when you keep the money hidden away in a dark corner," Assemblyman Ron Dancer said.
How September’s excessive rains are affecting NJ’s fall crops
Rain is essential for farmers to make a living in New Jersey, but they like it in moderation.
A big reason NJ’s gax tax is going up again
As New Jersey commuters brace for another hike in the gas tax on October 1, a new report shows the last hike has had a drastic impact on drivers' gas buying habits.
NJ obesity rate still at its highest level, report finds
In the year 2000, New Jersey's adult obesity rate was 17 percent. It had risen to 24.1 percent by 2010.