Ever since I was a precocious 5 year old who read the Bergen Record and then published his own neighborhood newspaper I've always had an interest in the news. I learn something new on this job everyday and that's what keeps it interesting. I've been with NJ101.5 for the past 10 years on the digital team writing news and working behind the scenes on a variety of projects.
High Bacteria Levels at Dozens of Jersey Shore Beaches: 5 Closed
Levels of Enterococci bacteria increased at some beaches because gates were open to empty Wreck Pond after the torrential rains.
Floods Turn Roads Into Rivers, Waterspout Seen at Jersey Shore
Ocean County was epicenter of messy weather in NJ this morning because of a "very slow moving area of very heavy rain," according to Townsquare Meteorologist Dan Zarrow.
Escape from NJ jail — dad helped fugitive get away, cops say
Escapee David Riley was found at a Baltiomore bus terminal after his father drove him there, according to State Police.
Bridgeton woman shot dead standing on her porch, cops say
The shooting of Erica McNair was the second fatal shooting in Cumberland County in the past three days as the county prosecutor calls for residents to not let criminals not hold their community hostage.
Motorcyclist killed, 2 others seriously injured in NJ crashes
The motorcyclists were thrown from their respective motorcycles in each of the two incidents.
Undoing Christie-era residency rule for workers eyed as NJ Transit fix
State Senator Tom Kean proposes a big change to a hiring rule for NJ Transit engineers that would open up the pool of potential candidates.
Driver Hits Girl on Bike, Continues Driving with Her on Hood
The impact of the hit on Route 88 in Point Pleasant sent the girl onto the hood of the dark sedan before she fell off and the driver fled the scene.
Toms River Boy Hit and Killed by Ice Cream Truck
A 4-year-old boy was struck as he rode his bicycle in the Catskills of New York.
Rutgers Keeps Paying Millions to Fired Coaches and Others — Why?
Republican state Sen. Joe Pennacchio said the $11.5 million paid out could cover tuition for 800 students.
NJ Man Drowns in GA Lake Trying to Hold Breath During Party
Robert Zachary "Zach" Bunsa of Basking Ridge was at a bachelor party in Georgia and was under water for 7 minutes before anyone noticed he was not with them.