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.
Derailment suspends NJ Transit North Jersey Coast Line service
All eight cars of the New York-bound train remained upright after the derailment and none of the seven passengers on crew on board were injured.
Restaurants all over NJ closing because of coronavirus infections
Two Jersey Shore restaurants also closed after several staff members tested positive.
So far, no companies fined for breaking Murphy’s COVID-19 rules
The state Department of Labor has only started to investigate nearly 380 reported workplace violations of Gov. Phil Murphy's executive order.
No more exceptions: Costco requiring face coverings starting Nov. 16
The chain with 20 locations in New Jersey will end the exemption for those with medical conditions.
Murphy, shooting down rumor, says NJ schools will not be closed
The governor said the return in some districts to classroom learning has "worked quite well" even as more districts go all- remote through at least Thanksgiving.
NJ clarifies COVID-19 rules for barbershops, salons, restaurants
Questions raised about the limits for barber shops and hair salons were addressed in an Executive Order from Gov. Phil Murphy.
Positive COVID-19 test will not delay Ocean County ballot count
County Administration Carl Block said the Board of Elections is "well on their way" to completing the ballot count in time to certify the vote by Nov. 23.
Murphy: No indoor dining, bars after 10 p.m.
"This is not forever and always. This is basically six months."
Republicans introduce measure to prohibit forced mail-in voting in NJ
Over four million voters cast a ballot in the presidential election despite what Republicans call an "unmitigated disaster."
Christie to Trump: Show us proof of election fraud
Former Gov. Chris Christie said all President Trump is doing by making accusations is "inflaming without informing."
Pandemic not over: Murphy says ‘a number of steps’ coming as cases climb
Gov. Phil Murphy said with the number of positive cases continuing to increase in New Jersey the state will "clearly be taking action" but did not offer details.
Murphy signs law banning plastic and paper bags, Styrofoam containers
Gov. Phil Murphy on Wednesday signed one of the nation's toughest bans on single-use plastic and paper bags and disposable food containers