Before becoming a digital reporter and fill-in news anchor for New Jersey 101.5, my NJ journalism roots began as faux interviews on a Fisher Price tape recorder. Relatives might say my "gift of gab" grew from there, leading me to radio and beyond. As a wife and momma of two kiddos, I firmly believe that life’s too short to drink bad coffee. I'm also a fan of the beach, Dave Grohl and karma.
Jersey City, NJ man accused of gunning down 30-year-old woman
Mark Stewart has been arrested and charged, days after the shooting death of Felicia Stewart, authorities said.
Explore Point Pleasant Beach, NJ: 11 most popular spots
There's the beach, amusements and plenty of great spots to grab a meal or a treat in this beloved resort town in Ocean County.
Immigrants, teens push NJ to issue ‘historically high’ 100K new drivers’ permits
While the new law offering licenses regardless of immigration status has added to the volume, so have school delays amid COVID-19.
Woodbridge, NJ trio, 2 NJ Transit conductors, busted for scam
A “pyramid style prescription scam” run by a couple and their nephew stole $880,000 through insurance claims by NJ Transit workers, according to prosecutors.
Mullica, NJ woman accused of bomb threat at municipal building
Police found a suspicious package outside Mullica Township Municipal Building on Monday.
NJ teachers union says schools should mask up again
The recommendation for returning to indoor masking amid a spike in COVID cases comes amid a federal lawsuit filed by NJ families, saying such rules violate their kids' rights.
Feds probe Ewing, NJ police for stepping on teen’s head, report says
Body cam footage from the January 2018 arrest of a 16-year-old male raise questions about use of excessive force, according to a published report.
Jail officer from Ocean, NJ admits to shoplifting from stores
The longtime Monmouth County Corrections officer stole more than $1,300 in merchandise from Target and Home Depot.
Newark, NJ man gets prison for armed carjacking of Uber driver
A Roselle man also has admitted to his role in the woman being held at gunpoint in August 2019, while parked on a Newark street.
NJ wife of celebrity scammer charged in kidnapping of critic
Bergen County authorities say Joumana Danoun knew of a kidnapping and assault scheme involving a critic of her husband's, Jebara Igbara — aka “Jay Manzini" on Instagram.