Ever since I was a precocious 5 year old who read the Bergen Record and then published his own neighborhood newspaper I've always had an interest in the news. I learn something new on this job everyday and that's what keeps it interesting. I've been with NJ101.5 for the past 10 years on the digital team writing news and working behind the scenes on a variety of projects.
Man repeatedly runs over woman on NJ sidewalk, cops say
A man was arrested and charged with repeatedly running a woman over on a sidewalk Saturday morning.
Horrific conditions at FEMA-scamming motel closed by Toms River
Pictures from inside a motel that authorities closed this month show ramshackle conditions, collapsed ceilings, broken walls, piles of debris and vermin.
Garden State Parkway smoke is from a controlled burn
Smoke in the sky over Ocean County is part of several prescribed burns scheduled for around the state today.
Katie Brennan calls release of video an attempt to discredit her
Alvarez shared video and documents that highlighted the fact that investigators could not match DNA samples taken from Brennan with Alvarez.
Rutgers urges meningitis type B shots for resident students
An outbreak was declared by the state Department of Health after two cases were reported at the New Brunswick campus Feb. 4 and Feb. 23, according to a statement from the school.
3 guilty of fatal beating of Red Bank teacher they mistook for drug dealer
It took six years to make arrests in this case.
No money in Trump budget for Gateway Project
Assistant Secretary of Transportation Jeffrey Rosen said states should step up and fund the project themselves.
NJ asks: Who hired Al Alvarez? Even Al Alvarez says he doesn’t know
Al Alvarez knows who he interviewed with for the position with the Schools Development Authority but couldn't say who actually told him he was hired.
Prosecutors told Brennan: DNA doesn’t match accused rapist Alvarez
But Al Alvarez has never denied having a sexual encounter with Katie Brennan while they both worked on the Murphy campaign.
UPDATE: Verizon says NJ texting issues fixed
Verizon said the issues in New Jersey and on the east coast were resolved around 9 a.m.