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.
Students, staff ‘blindsided’ as Star Academy abruptly closes schools
Over 1,000 students and staff were notified via email Tuesday that Star Career Academy has closed all of its locations, citing financial difficulties.
Cat Country’s Beach Report
Cat Country beach report for Monday, September 5
Mega Millions Grows to $390 million for Tuesday Drawing
There was no winner in Friday night's Mega Millions drawing.
Why NJ woman went shopping as jail guard who raped her faced justice
A former female inmate went shopping instead of being in the courtroom to hear her attacker's prison sentence.
Superintendent explains why NJ school district wasn’t able to fire ‘creepy’ teacher
The Barnegat schools superintendent is defending the way officials handled a tenure case against a coach and teacher accused of inappropriately touching female students.
SJ ‘Voice’ Contestant Christina Grimmie Shot to Death While Signing Autographs
Evesham's Christina Grimmie, a third place finisher on "The Voice" in 2014, was shot to death in Orlando on Friday night.
Manhunt for 2nd suspect in NJIT student’s shooting death
Joe Micalizzi, 23, was shot dead at an NJIT frat house early Monday morning by two armed burglars, authorities said.
Scam alert: ‘Free’ online Six Flags Great Adventure tickets are phony
The offer looks authentic — there's a bar code, terms and conditions and an expiration date.
NJ power outages: Snow puts thousands in the dark (Updates all Saturday)
Several thousand people are in the dark in New Jersey on Saturday morning. This post will be updated frequently throughout the day Saturday.
Small fire breaks out in Stockton University lab
A fire broke out in an aquarium located inside a building on the campus of Stockton University late on Tuesday morning.
8th-grader’s homework asked about getting herpes from one-night stand
A South Jersey mother is upset at the assignment her 8th grade son received from a language arts teacher: his reaction to contracting herpes after a one-night stand.
Whales spotted off NJ coast as great white shark returns (PHOTOS)
A whale was caught on video off the coast of Ocean City over the weekend as an old friend makes a return visit to the Jersey Shore.