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.
How Young is Too Young For a Credit Card? NJ Expert Weighs In
T. Rowe Price finds credit card use among youth is on the rise, with 18% of those aged 8 to 14 carrying credit cards as guests on their parents' accounts.
NJ Dead Last in Per-person Spending by the CDC
The primary source of federal funding for public health has dwindled significantly as risks to our health increase, according to a new report.
Tourism Experts Make Prediction for 2019 Summer Season
A strong season at the Jersey Shore is predicted for the months ahead, according to a panel of experts at the 11th annual Jersey Shorecast, sponsored by the Lloyd D. Levenson Institute of Gaming, Hospitality and Tourism at Stockton University.
You Can Help NJ Fight the Mosquito Population
Thanks to a wet spring, the fight against the bloodsucking insect is off to an early start in 2019.
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.
How NJ’s Recidivism Rate Compares to the Rest of the Country
Programs in and out of prison, and employees who truly want to help individuals find and maintain the right path, help the Garden State boast a recidivism rate well below the national average.
Most NJ Adults Fear Getting Shot and Oppose Arming Teachers
Most New Jersey adults claim gun violence isn't much of a problem in their own town, but plenty still fear being shot, according to a Rutgers-Eagleton Poll released Wednesday.
It’s Prime Wildfire Season in NJ Thanks to Us Humans
The late March wildfire that consumed more than 11,000 acres of land in the Pinelands was one of just 331 forest fires handled by crews so far in 2019.
Sunburn on the Lung — NJ Counties Receive ‘F’ for Ozone Pollution
According to a new "State of the Air" report from the American Lung Association, ozone has been so prevalent in NJ that two-thirds of the counties with an air-quality monitor in place deserve an F grade.
Myths and Misconceptions You May Have About Organ Donation
Research shows that 95% of U.S. adults support organ donation -- but in New Jersey, only about a third are signed up as donors.