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.
Lacey Parents to Board of Education: Weapons Policy Goes Too Far
Many parents were critical of Lacey Township High School's policy, which has been changed, that prohibited a student from possessing a weapon beyond school grounds.
NRA Says Lacey Schools Made Teen Take Down ‘Gun’ Bumper Sticker
The New Jersey chapter of the NRA is threatening an Ocean County school district with a second lawsuit — this time, after it says a student was ordered to take down a bumper sticker featuring an image of a gun.
NJ School Changes Gun Rule After NRA Group’s Lawsuit Threat
The NJ chapter of the NRA said the Ocean County district quietly changed the policy in the high school student handbook after it came under fire for being unconstitutional.
NJ District Bans Guns Off School Grounds — NRA Chapter May Sue
The NJ chapter of the NRA is threatening to sue Lacey Township's school district over a policy that prohibits students from possessing weapons on or off school grounds during the school year.
How a Bridge Older Than the Titanic Could Sink NJ Economy
A mechanical issue on the Portal Bridge that shut down Northeast Corridor service shows the importance the century old bridge in the state's transportation infrastructure.
Toys R Us Closing — Info on Sales, Gift Cards, Customer Rewards
The shutdown of all Toys R Us stores in the United States leaves a lot of questions for its customers, especially those holding gift cards.
Murphy Vows No NJ Transit Fare Hike Next Year
Gov. Phil Murphy said there will be no fare increase for NJ Transit riders in fiscal year 2019.
What NJ Students Said During Walkouts Against Gun Violence
Students around New Jersey walked out of class as part of the National School Walkout Day on the one month anniversary of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
Ocean County Sheriff’s Officer Hospitalized After Crashing Into Barrier
The officer, who was not identified, crashed into a barrier after attempting to avoid colliding with another car, police said.
Ocean County’s Largest Drug Bust in 30 Years Nets $3M Haul
A narcotics investigation that began with a traffic stop in Lakewood resulted in dozens of arrests and the seizure of nearly $2M in cash and vehicles and of drugs with a street value of nearly $1M.