Roderick Macioch is a recent graduate of The College of New Jersey, where he majored in Journalism and Professional Writing with a minor in Communications. During the summer of 2018 he completed an internship in New Jersey 101.5's digital and on-air news departments.
Why financial and lifestyle planning are key to retirement in NJ
NJ is 32nd in a study of the best states for retirement, but with financial and lifestyle planning, there's no need to move to first- place North Dakota.
How to avoid the downsides of telecommuting
A study has found that the prospect of telecommuting appeals to many employees, but presents a mix of pros and cons for employers. The study, which was developed by Robert Half and conducted by an independent research firm, included responses from more than 2,800 workers employed in office environments in 28 major cities...
‘Airbnb of parking’ app set to launch on Jersey Shore
A new app, called BeachIt, will launch next week to ease the challenges of Jersey shore parking. Its creators call it the airbnb of parking.
New Jersey lenient on reckless driving, study finds
Speeding and reckless driving can have deadly consequences anywhere. But when it comes to legal and financial consequences for these infractions, a study by WalletHub has named New Jersey one of the most lenient states in America. The study analyzed penalties for speeding and reckless driving using 12 key metrics, including the speeds that are automatically considered reckless driving, how many s
Homeless vets not welcome in Newark’s Ironbound? Nonprofit sues
A nonprofit organization has filed a discrimination lawsuit against Newark after its application for a shelter for homeless veterans to convert was denied.
Lucy the Elephant, oldest roadside attraction in U.S., gets birthday bash
Lucy the Elephant will be celebrating her 137th birthday this Saturday, July 21 with food, fun, tours, and a raffle.
Greatest president of your lifetime? More Americans say Obama
Obama topped a Pew Poll asking Americans to name the best and second best presidents of their lifetime. Answers were shaped by age and partisanship.
Freehold told to pay for municipal employee’s medical marijuana
Workers comp judge orders town to pay for municipal employee's medical marijuana as safer alternative to opioids
Guide to picking your own blueberries in New Jersey
Your guide to farms that offer pick-you-own blueberries in New Jersey.
These 44 sex offenders are out in NJ — Seen them on your block?
44 registered sex offenders currently listed as "active absconders" on the NJ Sex Offender Internet Registry.