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.
Mega Millions grows to biggest jackpot in the world
The Mega Millions jackpot hasn't been won since July 24 but lottery players have a second shot at a large payoff with Saturday night's Powerball drawing.
NJ cops warn not to rush to share surveillance pics on Facebook
The posting of a picture of a van thought to be involved in a suspected luring had unintended consequences for police.
Eww! NJ mom gets maggot-filled sandwich from Dunkin’ Donuts
"I screamed then opened it up and really looked at it and saw different kinds of bugs dead and alive, raw bacon, gnats, flies, maggots and a large black worm" she told New Jersey 101.5, adding that she and her son both ate parts of the sandwich.
‘Toxic workplace’ — Woman says Murphy staffer got violent in office
Joseph Kelley was investigated for throwing a chair while Julia Fahl, the in-state finance director for the Murphy campaign and his subordinate, was in the room, according to a Wall Street Journal report.
AG’s office investigates Vineland fatal police shooting
The circumstances of the shooting that left one man dead and involved Lower Township police and the Cape May County Prosecutor's Office were not disclosed.
Mega Millions jackpot on Friday worth close to record $1 billion
New Jersey accounts for nearly six percent of Mega Millions sales, or one in every 20 tickets giving players an edge in winning the nearly $1 billion jackpot.
NJ journalist dies 6 months after brutal ‘hate crime’ attack
Jerry Wolkowitz never recovered from the injuries he suffered in May when prosecuotrs say suspect Jamil Hubbard beat him because he was white.
Drug-resistant Salmonella outbreak includes New Jersey
The strain has been found in pet food, raw chicken products, and live chickens, according to the CDC, but no common supplier has been found.
Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots grow again
No one won the Powerball jackpot on Wednesday night which, combined with a huge Mega Millions pot, makes for a near record-breaking payday.
Gas buildup has been stifling kids at Middlesex middle school
Parents and the borough's mayor have raised concerns about how the school district has handled this problem.