I'm the Digital News Reporter for NJ101.5.com covering news from all over the great Garden State. With the exception of a year in Hartford, and six months in Amish Country, I've spent my whole life in New Jersey, and wouldn't have it any other way. I've covered everywhere from Somerset County to the Jersey Shore, and am now looking forward to looking at the whole state. I'm a proud father, a lifelong Mets fan, and longtime lover of college and New Jersey high school wrestling.
No Justice Yet for New Jersey Victims of Bogus Sandy Contractor
Jamie Lawson was expected to be sentenced to at least 10 years in prison as part of a plea deal after admitting to stealing more than $1 million from Super Storm Sandy victims.
NJ Teen Sought Gun for High School Graduation Massacre, Cops Say
A New Egypt High School student threatened to open fire at the school's graduation, according to the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office.
List of NJ Places Bourdain Put on TV Could Become ‘Food Trail’
The "Anthony Bourdain Food Trail" would include 10 restaurants the New Jersey native visited for a 2015 episode of his show "Parts Unknown."
NJ Man Pulls Sword in Fight for Parking Spot, Cops Say
An argument between two Manville men escalated to the point of weapons in the form of a contractor level and a sword being used, resulting in injuries to both men.
Felonies Dropped for Attempted ‘Thin Blue Line’ Flag Burning
The Philadelphia District Attorney's Office said the decision was made after "additional investigation" into the arrest of a Woodbine trans woman.
Last Suspect in Deptford Shoplifting Police Shooting is Caught
Raoul Gadson fled on foot when he and two women were caught trying to take items from the Marshalls store in the Deptford Crossing Shopping Center.
Sex Misconduct Case: Teacher, Student Called Each Other 200 Times
A North Jersey high school teacher accused of sexual misconduct with a student has admitted he kissed the 17-year-old girl — and she's told authorities the same — according to court documents.
‘Pooperintendent’ Wants to See Video of His Alleged Pooping
Thomas Tramaglini is accused of defacating on or near the track of a Monmouth County high school on a daily basis.
Republican Candidate Seth Grossman on Video Calling Diversity ‘a Bunch of Crap’
"I guess the irony of it, is my view, the best way to bring diversity to the Republican party, is for Republicans to openly say that the whole idea of diversity is a bunch of crap, and unamerican" Grossman is heard saying in the video.
One Suspect’s Shot Dead, One’s in Jail, Third is on the Loose
Raoul Gadson fled from a reported shoplifting on Saturday while one of his accomplices was fatally shot by police attempting to escape and a third was taken into custody.