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.
Barbed wire, nail booby traps found on NJ trail where cyclists, hikers feud over turf
Whoever left barbed wires and nails on a trail at High Mountain Park in Wayne could face serious charges.
Man attacked by animal in Manchester — possibly a coyote
Manchester Police are warning residents to stay away if they encounter a coyote after a possible attack on a man as he walked his dog.
Teen diver’s body found in Shark River Inlet
An intense search on Sunday for a missing 17-year-old diver in the Shark River Inlet in Belmar turned up his body under a bridge.
NJ’s Frankie Edgar loses UFC 200 match to Jose Aldo
Frankie Edgar got his "answer" at UFC 200 and lost a close featherweight championship match to Jose Aldo on Saturday night.
Man shot by Toms River cops had an air pistol, police say
"At 11:30 p.m. at night there's no way for them to know specifically if its an operating firearm or not," a prosecutor's office spokesman said.
Suspect is shot after pulling gun on Toms River police, but no officers hurt, cops say
The incident comes on the same night snipers opened fire on police officers in Dallas, killing five officers.
Mega Millions grows to $390 million for Tuesday drawing
There was no winner in Friday night's Mega Millions drawing.
Meadowlands State Fair defends Donald Trump-inspired slogan this year
Is a slogan used by the Meadowlands State Fair funny, as the fair intended, or controversial?
Joint Base range fire partially contained, continues to burn
Firefighters continue to fight a wildfire at a Fort Dix practice range in Browns Mills.
Joint Base fire causes smell, plume of smoke at Jersey Shore
A fire on the gunnery range at Fort Dix continued to burn on Wednesday morning but is contained, according to a spokesman as a second fire broke out in Lakewood.
Why NJ woman went shopping as jail guard who raped her faced justice
A former female inmate went shopping instead of being in the courtroom to hear her attacker's prison sentence.
Superintendent explains why NJ school district wasn’t able to fire ‘creepy’ teacher
The Barnegat schools superintendent is defending the way officials handled a tenure case against a coach and teacher accused of inappropriately touching female students.