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.
Auto Loan Delinquency at All-time High: How to Get Out
Seven million Americans, the most ever, are 90 days or more behind on their auto loan payments, according to data from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
EPA: Close to 6 Million Pounds of Toxic Chemicals Released in NJ
Out of 56 states and territories regulated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, New Jersey ranks 12th-worst for toxic releases.
If You Disconnect After Work, Would You Get in Trouble?
In this digital age, many of us are always "on." But as countries overseas make major changes to reduce how much one's job intrudes on their personal life, cities in the U.S. are looking to follow suit.
All the Single Ladies: A Big Market for NJ Housing Industry
In 2018 throughout the Garden State, for every 10 homes purchased by single males, 12 were taken off the market by single females, according to New Jersey Realtors statistics.
NJ Lawmakers Approve Instant Receipts for E-ZPass Customers
"It's getting E-ZPass in line with all our other electronic purchases," said Assemblyman Roy Freiman.
Energy ‘Slamming': Fines Could Double in NJ for Deceptive Act
Apparently the threat of a $10,000 fine hasn't done enough to stop unscrupulous energy suppliers from attempting to pull one over on New Jersey residents.
Starting March 1, Buying Concert Tickets in NJ Will Be Safer
A bill signed into law by Gov. Phil Murphy at the end of January prohibits website operators from offering tickets using an Internet domain name that's intentionally misleading or deceptive to consumers.
Most NJ Residents Can’t Pass U.S. Citizenship Exam. Try This Test
58% of Garden Staters received a failing grade on a multiple-choice citizenship exam when surveyed by the Princeton-based Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation.
CBD — Not to be Confused with Weed — Is Legal and Sold in NJ
CBD has exploded in availability in the Garden State as products linked to cannabis become more accepted and slip into the mainstream.
More NJ Colleges Giving the Green Light to Cannabis Studies
"The cannabis industry is a complicated industry. There's so many different facets to it," said Scott Rudder, president of the New Jersey CannaBusiness Association.