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.
5 months ’til summer! NJ shore towns selling beach tags for holidays
Holiday badges are already sold out in Sea Isle City.
NJ May Soon Allow Alcohol to be Sold at Small Local Theaters
Under current New Jersey law, local theaters can only apply for a liquor license if they have seating for at least 1,000 audience members.
Stockton students create ‘museum exhibit’ on opioid crisis
This month wraps up the first semester of Stockton University's "Drug Epidemic" course.
Why NJ Gas Prices are Going Up Instead of Down
"Typically in the autumn we see more of a downward trend, but there's been a lot to interrupt that this year," said Patrick DeHaan, petroleum analyst for GasBuddy.
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.