Ever since he was a precocious 5 year old who read the Bergen Record and then published his own neighborhood newspaper, Dan Alexander has always had an interest in the news. Alexander says he learns something new on this job everyday and that's what keeps it interesting. Alexander has been with New Jersey 101.5 for the past 10 years on the digital team writing news and working behind the scenes on a variety of projects.
NJ men with sword, fake gun robbed sex worker, cops say
The woman told Sparta police that the men appeared to be under the influence of alcohol and drugs when she arrived. They took her bag and cash when she told them she was leaving.
Acquaintance charged with murdering young NJ woman outside home
David C. Shroitman, 27, of Somerville was taken into custody late Sunday night by detectives from the Prosecutor's Office and Somerville police.
Metlife Stadium belongs to NJ. Why is it getting renamed for New York?
MetLife Stadium will temporarily be named "New York New Jersey Stadium" during the 2026 World Cup final.
For Super Bowl, NJ displays funny but troublesome highway signs
The new football themed signs are the first displayed after guidelines issued by the Federal Highway Administration.
After crashing like this, NJ man was still trying to drive away
Spring Lake police said a witness called 911 after watching a blue Ford drive off Ocean Avenue, through multiple railings and an access ramp coming to a stop with its front end hanging off the boardwalk.
Warehouse fire smoke fills air over Camden, NJ
The fire was first reported around 6:50 a.m. on the 1000 block of Line Street in a building near Mt. Ephraim Avenue, according to Camden County spokesman Dan Keashen.
Cops: PA mom abandoned son to be with NJ boyfriend
Manheim Township, Pennsylvania police Sgt. Barry E. Waltz said Tiffani Chanel Bogroff, 45, moved nearly two hours away to Pennsville, NJ in December.
Murphy to approve NJ Turnpike, Parkway toll hikes
The Turnpike Authority Board of Commissioners approved its 2024 budget, which includes a 3% toll increase for the New Jersey Turnpike and Garden State Parkway.
NJ troopers seriously injured during motel shooting
Troopers responded to a standoff at the Cobmin Ridge Motel on Route 206 in Branchville late Wednesday night.
Worker dies at Lakewood, NJ recycling facility
Lakewood police responded around 10:15 a.m. to the facility on Towin Avenue in Lakewood.
Chaotic Toms River, NJ police funding meeting cut short with slur on Jews
The Township Council meeting was contentious from the start with members talking over each other, disagreeing about how the meeting should be run and one member being unable to log in.
Cocaine found in NJ baby’s system after 911 call
Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella said Bergenfield police were called when the child suffered a medical episode.