I am a digital journalist for New Jersey 101.5FM. I began working with the station in 2007 as a morning news producer (I don't miss the 4 a.m. to 12 p.m. schedule) until my shift into the field. This job is always full of surprises; I never know where the next assignment will take me.
2018 July 4th gas prices way up from last year in NJ
"It's all about supply and demand," said petroleum analyst Patrick DeHaan. "Demand is up, supply is down, and that has pushed oil and gas prices up."
Wine Lovers, Rejoice: NJ Could Let More Wineries Ship to Your Home
Currently in New Jersey, wineries producing more than 250,000 gallons per year are prohibited from shipping wine directly to consumers.
Compulsive Gambling: Will NJ Sports Betting Lead to More Addicts?
Double the national average, 6.3 percent of New Jersey's population has a gambling problem.
NJ Suicide Calls Spike Following Deaths of Bourdain, Spade
Following two high-profile deaths, the state's suicide prevention hotline has experienced a significant uptick in calls from individuals needing support.
Drug-laced Cartridges: Another Vaping Concern in NJ
If the aroma of mango or pineapple is strong enough, cops may have no idea when an individual is smoking an illegal substance right in front of them.
NJ congressman wants to close robocall loopholes
"The problem is that the current law is not adequate," Frank Pallone said. "Over the years, there's been more and more ways that companies have found to get around it."
NJ Beach Sand Could Have Loads of Bacteria — But Don’t Worry
When under an advisory for unsafe levels of bacteria, the beach remains open to the public.
Jersey Shore 2018 Summer Guide: New Things To Do & See
The Jersey Shore's never been accused of a lack of attractions, but shore towns like to keep things fresh and exciting for its newcomers and yearly visitors.
Generations Later, High-flying Ads Still a Hit at the Jersey Shore
On a busy day, as many as 16 planes belonging to High Exposure Aerial Advertising can be coasting the shore, from Cape May to Sandy Hook.
Q&A: Rip Currents at the Jersey Shore
When in doubt, don't go out!
The less-expensive ways to enjoy NJ this summer
Are you among the 25% of Americans who won't take a vacation this summer because of cost?
Heading to the Beach This Weekend? Check the Water Quality
Despite several days of rainfall, which is typically to blame for heightened bacteria levels in the water, there are no advisories or closures listed for New Jersey's beaches.