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.
When to Get Checked for Breast Cancer — NJ Docs Weigh In
Despite the benefits, regular mammograms are not common enough among many older women, according to New Jersey doctors in the field.
NJ’s 1 Percent — Breast Cancer Not Just a Female Problem
The sample size of male patients is always so small, there's no opportunity for clinical trials.
NJ Could Require Teens to be Screened for Depression
New Jersey students would have to be screened for depression a half dozen times during the years leading up to high school graduation, if a bill advancing through the state Legislature were to become law.
A Big Reason NJ’s Gax Tax is Going Up Again
As New Jersey commuters brace for another hike in the gas tax on October 1, a new report shows the last hike has had a drastic impact on drivers' gas buying habits.
Sick kid? When you should keep them home from school
No one wants to be the parent whose kid started an outbreak of some illness in the classroom.
Summer 2018: Far From the Best for Jersey Shore Businesses
Of the 15 weekends from the end of May through early September, nine featured measurable or substantial rain somewhere in the Garden State, according to New Jersey 101.5 Chief Meteorologist Dan Zarrow.
Fewer NJ schools offer football, fewer signing up to play
For the fourth straight year, participation in high school football has declined in the Garden State.
Sea Level Rise Already Has Cost Billions in NJ Home Values, Study Finds
At more than $530 million, Ocean City saw the most property value lost. North Beach Haven, Sea Isle City, Atlantic City, Avalon, Brigantine, North Wildwood, and Mystic Island all ranked among the top 20.
Stockton University Makes SAT Scores Optional
Students who excel for 95 percent of the school year, but flop on standardized-test day, have another New Jersey university on their side.
We’re #1! NJ is National Leader for High School Sports Safety
New Jersey tops the nation for rules in place designed to keep student-athletes safe during their high school years on the court and field.
The Trump Name Returns to Atlantic City … For a Limited Time Only
Levi Fox, a public historian, feels a part of local history is fading away. And it'll be even further gone once the shuttered Trump Plaza is demolished.
A quarter of NJ workers are starving for sleep, survey finds
New Jersey workers are among the most sleepless people in America, according to a survey of thousands of individuals nationwide.