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.
MVC office in Toms River closed because of measles outbreak
The individual with the 12th confirmed case of measles went to the MVC office in Toms River, prompting it to be closed until Monday.
Cops shoot man dead after he stabs police dog, kidnaps girlfriend, cops say
Edward Walsh was wanted for allegedly kidnapping his girlfriend and stealing her car from Sayreville.
Fire erupts after Lakewood gas line struck
People have been evacuated for several blocks following the incident that happened in a residential area.
Six Flags SkyScreamer gets stuck in the cold
It was 32 degrees near Six Flags Great Adventure when the SkyScreamer got stuck at over 200 feet in the air on Sunday.
Kim declares win over MacArthur — Another Democratic NJ seat?
Mail-in and provisional ballots have yet to be counted in most of the district, which could tip the vote for either Republican Tom MacArthur or Democrat challenger Andy Kim, who are separated by 2,300 votes.
Teen charged with careless driving in Jackson truck crash
Police said a forensics examination determined use of the 17-year-old's cell phone was not a factor in the crash of a tanker truck into Glory's Market in Jackson.
2 more Lakewood measles cases confirmed
The cases were the result of exposure to a man who earlier was confirmed with measles after travel to Israel.
Truck smashes into Ocean County market
Drivers waiting a the light in front of Glory's Market in Jackson ran to help after the tanker truck slammed into the front of the small market, according to a witness.
Chaos on NJ Transit: Trapped passengers fight, faint after power cuts off
A disabled train on Monday night and PTC related cancellations on Tuesday morning made for two tough commutes in a row.
Possible measles case investigated in Ocean County
The Ocean County Health Department said the measles case is considered a "suspected case" but confirmed active instances of pertussis and varicella.
Powerball joins Mega Millions with jackpot on the rise
There was another $1 million winning ticket sold in New Jersey for matching five numbers in Saturday night's Powerball drawing, but the overall jackpot continues to grow.
Mega Millions grows to biggest jackpot in the world
The Mega Millions jackpot hasn't been won since July 24 but lottery players have a second shot at a large payoff with Saturday night's Powerball drawing.