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.
Pollen is bothering NJ residents for longer periods of time
Allergy sufferers in New Jersey are said to be much worse off today compared to those who suffered just a couple decades ago.
NJ lifeguard crews still not in full force for 2019
Memorial Day Weekend has come and gone, but summer hasn't yet started for lifeguard crews along the Jersey Shore.
This robot measures NJ water quality for weeks at a time
The robot's next mission should run through the July 4 holiday.
It’s always tick season in NJ — why experts are most concerned
As many as 44,000 New Jerseyans became new victims of a tickborne disease in 2018.
Not a single dollar of taxpayer money funds these NJ fireworks shows
When municipal budgets are strained, fireworks displays can be one of the first items to get the axe.
NJ issues new brewery rules — for real this time
The leash on craft breweries in New Jersey is not as short as first proposed late last year.
Students left behind on their bus — Why is it still happening?
Since the start of 2018, more than 20 students in New Jersey have been abandoned on their school bus, left to fend for themselves or wait for someone to spot them.
Monmouth County wants to limit rain’s impact on summer business
Rain fell in the county during 11 of the 16 summer weekends in 2018.
Will NJ close the beach? How water quality testing works
You know summer is just around the corner when NJ starts testing the waters for fecal bacteria.
NJ law would make it clear: No FaceTime while driving
"Making it that much harder for people to be distracted while they're driving is something that will protect our residents," said Assemblywoman Lisa Swain.
NJ beach replenishment — what’s left ahead of summer
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is still working on beachfill efforts in northern Ocean County, but just a fraction of the project remains.
Grass pollen hitting NJ ‘with a fury’
When one allergy door starts to close in New Jersey, another one opens.