I'm the evening news anchor at NJ 101.5! Born and raised in New Jersey, a graduate of American University in Washington, DC, and a lover of dogs, video games, and unbiased sources. You can usually find me running errands all over Monmouth and Ocean Counties, though I also love conventions and festivals.
After school bus crash, NJ lawmaker demands national seat-belt law
Less than two weeks after a school bus accident killed two residents of his congressional district, U.S. Rep. Josh Gottheimer has introduced a federal bill requiring three-point seat belts on large school buses.
New Jersey 101.5 News — Flash Briefing for May 29 (Evening)
Mayor Ernie Troiano Jr. said the officers involved in a violent struggle caught on video were doing their jobs, because the woman involved refused to comply with an officer’s orders. A Toms River man was arrested after police said he fired a gun from his SUV, shattering another vehicle's windshield on Saturday afternoon...
New Jersey 101.5 News — Flash Briefing for May 24 (Evening)
The 77-year-old driver of a Paramus public school bus that collided with a dump truck last week on Route 80 has been charged with with two counts of vehicular homicide, according to criminal complaints obtained by the Daily Record. President Trump said he's waiting to see if North Korea's leader will again "engage in constructive dialogue...
New Jersey 101.5 News — Flash Briefing for May 23 (Evening)
The driver of the school bus involved in a horrific crash with a dump truck on Route 80 last Thursday has a record with eight speeding violations and 14 license suspensions. NFL owners approved a new policy Thursday aimed at addressing the firestorm over national anthem protests, permitting players to stay in the locker room during the "The Star-Spangled Banner" but requiring them to sta
New Jersey 101.5 News — Flash Briefing for May 22 (Evening)
A federal transportation panel is recommending to states that all new large school buses be equipped with seatbelts.
New Jersey 101.5 News — Flash Briefing for May 21 (Evening)
A community continues to grieve for the loss of a student and teacher killed when their bus, headed to Waterloo Village on a class trip, was hit by a dump truck last Thursday on Route 80. A bus driver quickly got nearly a dozen students off her bus when the engine burst into flames en route to school on Monday morning...
New Jersey 101.5 News — Flash Briefing for May 17 (Evening)
A teacher and a student at Eastbrook Middle School in Paramus have died in a crash between a school bus and a dump truck on Route 80 this morning. A veteran Union City High School music teacher was suspended after being arrested on charges of assaulting a police officer near the AMC movie theater in Ridgefield Park on Sunday night...
New Jersey 101.5 News — Flash Briefing for May 16 (Evening)
Eleven years after 64-year-old William Schmidbauer went missing, police say they have found his remains.
Leasing a pet? NJ lawmaker says it’s a cruel scam
You've heard of leasing a car or a house, but what about leasing a pet?
New Jersey 101.5 News — Flash Briefing for May 15 (Evening)
Unless somebody stops him, the boss of Monmouth Park expects to launch sports betting at the racetrack by the end of May.