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.
Neptune Dog Owner Charged Cruetly As Dog Found Near Death
The owner of a 10-month-old pit bull in Neptune found "near death" and its emaciated mother has been charged with six counts of animal cruelty.
Arrest Made In Chase Bank Robbery
Information from the public helped Toms River Police make an arrest in the robbery of a Chase Bank branch this week.
Long Branch Brush Fire Contained
A fire in a pile of brush at the Long Branch recycling facility has been contained but firefighters hope that today's showers will help to put out some remaining hot spots.
Garden State Plaza 911 Calls Reveal Panic, Uncertainty
As the Garden State Plaza reopens,in newly released recordings 911 operators in Paramus can be heard calming callers as Richard Shoop fired away.
Minimum Wage Hike, Veteran Funding Questions Approved by NJ Voters
New Jersey residents on Tuesday approved raising the state's minimum wage by $1, to $8.25 an hour, and to provide for automatic cost-of-living increases as 10 other states already do.
Toms River Police Seek Chase Bank Thief
Toms River Police are looking for the armed thief who robbed the Chase Bank on Highland Parkway late on Tuesday afternoon.
Chris Christie Wins Re-election As Governor
New Jersey has returned Chris Christie to Trenton for a second term by an overwhelming margin of victory over challenger Barbara Buono.
Garden State Plaza Gunman Found Dead
Police confirm the suspected gunman who fired shots inside the Garden State Plaza on Monday night has been found dead in a back room at New Jersey's largest mall.
Campus Emergency at Central Conn. State University
One suspect is in custody and the all clear sounded at Central Connecticut State University in New Britain after the school was put on lockdown for a possible masked man seen walking on campus with a gun or knife according to NBC Connecticut.
Los Angeles Airport Gunman Is From New Jersey
Police say 23-year-old Paul Ciancia, man who opened fire with an assault rifle inside a terminal at Los Angeles Airport killing a TSA employee and wounding several others at a terminal checkpoint is from Pennsville, New Jersey.
November Starts With Thunderstorms
A strong line of thunderstorms has prompted a Thunderstorm Warning to be issued for most of the state and knocking out power for thousands.
Red Sox Manager John Farrell Is A Monmouth Beach Native
It's an irony for Red Sox fans celebrating the team's World Series championship: manager John Farrell comes from the heart of Yankees country.