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.
Air conditioning in all NJ schools? Law would make it happen
Weather typically presents the biggest problems in the earliest and latest weeks of the school year, when temperatures inside a classroom can top the sweltering temperatures outdoors.
NJ hospitals seeing progress in fight against baby bloodstream infections
A milestone many in the medical community would've thought was impossible has been reached at the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of Jersey City Medical Center.
How NJ malls are improving, or eliminating, that long line for Santa
If you're not wise enough to make a reservation beforehand, there should be something for your kid(s) to do while waiting for the big man in red.
Brine on NJ roads: Helpful, but it can harm land and vehicles
The liquid de-icer, in many cases, is preferred over rock salt because it's more likely to stay and work where it lands, creating a safer path for motorists.
What happened after Rutgers helped rid neighborhood of large trucks
Their efforts put an end to a decades-long trend of diesel trucks using a residential street — past homes and schools — in order to avoid tolls on the New Jersey Turnpike.
At least 150 high-rise buildings in NJ have no fire sprinklers
But they're not breaking any rules.
Overdose on cold meds? NJ poison center sees plenty of calls
Trust that recommended dosage that's stuck to your bottle of Tylenol — even if you're feeling absolutely horrible.
Billions spent to build NJ homes in places at high risk for floods
The destruction caused by Hurricane Sandy in 2012 hasn't deterred many folks from planting their lives along New Jersey's coast.
More NJ employers offering pet perks for workers
Plenty of New Jersey residents love their pets like they love their own family.
Hate crimes skyrocket in NJ — These towns had the most
At least 495 crimes committed in New Jersey last year were motivated by prejudice.