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.
Body of missing Lacey Township man found
Stewart Vaughan went missing last Wednesday after being dropped off at the Ocean County Library in Toms River.
Holmdel grad in wheelchair not brought on stage — It’s ‘injustice,’ mom says
Lili Portmann's mother Tracy Welch said that she notified Holmdel High School's principal in January about her daughter's needs for graduation and was told it would be taken care of.
Der Wunder Wiener will rise again — owner promises to bring it back
Owner Gerry LaCrosse said he hopes to rebuild his Jersey Shore hot dog stand farther away from the highway.
Plane lands illegally at NJ Coast Guard facility; pilot on the run
The Coast Guard Training Center is on heightened security as it searches for the pilot who abandoned the plane after it landed.
Holmdel grad couldn’t cross stage in wheelchair, family says
Blake Portmann said her sister Lili, who uses a wheelchair, was not allowed on stage at Holmdel High School's graduation after she went through rehearsal without any problems.
Two found shot near bullet-riddled car in Plainfield, prosecutor
Police found the pair with gunshot wounds after the ShotSpotter system detected shots being fired.
Have you seen him? Lacey man missing since Wednesday
Stewart Vaughan, 23, was dropped off in front of the Toms River branch of the Ocean County Library on Wednesday and has not been seen since.
Measles-infected traveler may have exposed others in South Jersey
An traveler who went to several South Jersey medical facilities after a trip outside the United States may have exposed others to measles.
Osprey rescued after getting trapped by balloon ribbon in nest
The Seaside Heights Public Works Department brought a cherry picker truck to the nest on Island Beach State Park so the ribbon could be removed.
Ex-Newark Bishop McCarrick hit with 40-year-old sex abuse claim
No allegations were reported against Cardinal Theodore McCarrick by either the Newark Archdiocese or the Metuchen Diocese.