Before becoming a digital reporter and fill-in news anchor for New Jersey 101.5, my NJ journalism roots began as faux interviews on a Fisher Price tape recorder. Relatives might say my "gift of gab" grew from there, leading me to radio and beyond. As a wife and momma, I firmly believe that life’s too short to drink bad coffee. I'm also a fan of the beach and karma.
High-end NJ banquet hall, The Manor, is closing this summer
The Knowles family, owners of The Manor, said the decision to shutdown in July had been a difficult deliberation. It's just the latest banquet hall to close after pandemic-spurred struggles.
Look inside gorgeous Montclair, NJ home designed by famous architect
The New Jersey house with stunning views of Manhattan was designed by Edward Durell Stone — the same man behind several New York City landmarks and a concert venue in NJ.
Not just Harmon! Bed Bath & Beyond closes 6 more NJ stores
Days after announcing that all Harmon stores were closing, Bed, Bath & Beyond has added 6 more of its flagship stores in New Jersey to the list.
Armed Holmdel, NJ man faces criminal charges after 8-hour standoff with police
Brian Piscopo, 46, was facing criminal charges after a long standoff with police and SWAT-trained Monmouth County law enforcement Saturday night into Sunday morning.
NJ victims scammed by woman’s fake tech support, prosecutors say
Mona Sethi, 65, was arrested at her Bucks County, PA, home and faces money laundering and conspiracy charges in Bergen County. Tech support scams are on the rise in NJ — here's what to watch for.
NJ native who admitted to assault on Capitol Officer Sicknick gets prison
Julian Khater, of Somerset, was sentenced to 80 months in prison for assaulting Capitol Officer Brian Sicknick during the insurrection on Jan. 6, 2021.
Criminal charge filed after senior’s brutal NJ nursing home death
SOUTH PLAINFIELD — A nursing home resident has been charged with reckless manslaughter, after hitting a 91-year-old woman and causing a fatal brain bleed. Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone announced the charge against 81-year-old Angel Bermontiz on Friday, stemming from the Jan. 19 d...
Families demand answers: 2 beating deaths at separate NJ nursing homes
Herman Walker, 91, died two weeks after being assaulted by a roommate at a Westfield facility. Clara Sutkowski, also 91, died three days after being struck by a fellow resident at a South Plainfield facility.
Prosecutor: Drunk Howell man was speeding in Route 9 crash that killed NJ woman
Walter Decanio is charged with aggravated manslaughter while driving under the influence of alcohol, stemming from the deadly Route 9 crash on Feb. 13, 2022 in Marlboro.
NJ teacher, ex-beach lifeguard indicted for sex assault of minor
Jonathan C. Howell, of Marmora, was arrested in June stemming from allegations during his time with the Ocean City Beach Patrol.
NJ launches investigation after votes were double-counted in Monmouth County
The November election miscounts in four towns could lead to a different outcome in 1 school board race. The issue was blamed on an election software "technical problem."
NJ fashion model, ‘muse’ of designer Christian Siriano, dies at 27
Jeremy Ruehlemann, a Mahwah native and former Rowan University student turned fashion model, died over the weekend.