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.
NJ man drowns in lake trying to hold breath during party
Robert Zachary "Zach" Bunsa of Basking Ridge was at a bachelor party in Georgia and was under water for 7 minutes before anyone noticed he was not with them.
NJ Fisherman Exposed to Bacteria Opts for Long Term Care Over Hospice
Angel Perez came in contact with the vibrio vulnisicus bacteria on July 2 after he went crabbing in the Matt's Landing area of the Maurice River. It infected his blood and has turned his limbs black.
NJ Transit to Suspend Entire Atlantic City Line for Months
Union membership was also informed by its general chairman of the decision that would suspend the line in September.
NJ’s Suicide Rate is Down — ‘No One is Immune’ But There’s Help
New Jersey went against the trend of a nationwide increase in the suicide rate.
Accused Jersey Dealers Could Have Killed off NJ, NYC, Philly, & Nebraska
Two New Jersey men stopped on I-80 in Nebraska were found to have 118 pounds of fentanyl in their car, or enough to kill 26 million people.
NJ Native Anthony Bourdain Dead at Age 61
The host of CNN's "Parts Unknown" was working on a new episode in France.
Hamilton Mall Worker: ‘I Should Not Have to Fear Walking Out of Work at Night’
An employee of a salon inside the Hamilton Mall said there are frequent fights at the South Jersey shopping center but nothing is done to stop them, and it's killing mall business.
Big Brawl at the Mall: What’s the Plan to Keep Hamilton Mall Safe?
The Hamilton Mall management says it confident the center is a safe, family destination, even though this isn't the first altercation at the mall.
Seven arrested as fight shuts down South Jersey mall
Witnesses report a fight involving as many as 200 teens inside the Hamilton Mall sent shoppers running for the exits, and employees locking themselves inside their stores
Police in NJ looking for another public pooper caught on video
North Plainfield police say the suspect tried to burglarize several cars and relieved himself in one driveway.
Mayor trashes woman as Wildwood takes tourism hit from arrest video
Wildwood Mayor Ernie Troiano calls Emily Weinman a "combatant."
Should NJ Upgrade School Bus Seat Belt Law?
In the wake of the Paramus school bus crash and an NTSB reccomendation, a state Senator hopes his proposal for shoulder belts on New Jersey school buses will become a reality.