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.
Stockton’s Cannabis Career Fair — What NJ Students Learn About Budding Industry
"I'm looking to get into this field," Rafi Hoque, a Stockton junior, said. "I feel like this is the latest commodity, not just for medical purposes but also for the adult use."
Report: 1-in-4 Adults in New Jersey are Obese
New Jersey's 2018 figure is 1% higher than five years ago, and significantly higher than the rate of 17% posted in the year 2000.
Rutgers research: Using cellphone on work breaks is big mistake
The experiment, published in the Journal of Behavioral Addictions, used 414 Rutgers undergrads as participants. All were told to try to solve challenging sets of word puzzles.
Are you being watched? Surveillance rules for Airbnb and hotels
Booking a rental home or hotel room this summer? Someone may be watching.
NJ is a National Leader in Fruit Production, and Not Just for Peaches
"We currently average 30 million pounds of cranberries a year," said Stefanie Haines, social media coordinator for Pine Island Cranberry Co. in Chatsworth.
It’s always tick season in NJ — why experts are most concerned
As many as 44,000 New Jerseyans became new victims of a tickborne disease in 2018.
NJ Issues New Brewery Rules — For Real This Time
The leash on craft breweries in New Jersey is not as short as first proposed late last year.
NJ searching waters for tiny but dangerous jellyfish
The threat to New Jersey didn't even exist as recently as 2015.
NJ law would make it clear: No FaceTime while driving
"Making it that much harder for people to be distracted while they're driving is something that will protect our residents," said Assemblywoman Lisa Swain.
Tourism experts make prediction for 2019 summer season
But the prediction means nothing if Mother Nature fails to cooperate.
Atlantic City’s Economic Impact: How it Stacks Up Nationally
Atlantic City is the East Coast mecca for casino gambling, but new statistics show just how much money the city and state are missing out on, thanks to nearby competition.
NJ Lawmakers Say You Should Be Able to Drink on the A.C. Boardwalk
If the bill were to become law, casino patrons would no longer need to finish their beverage in one casino or business, before exiting to visit another.