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.
These NJ women explain what it was like to be addicted to food
Rose was diagnosed as prediabetic. She was seeing a strong correlation between her dependence on food and her mother's dependence on alcohol. And the reading on the scale was jumping by 10 pounds per year until she hit 260.
Getting a handle on pregnancy-related deaths in NJ
Delivering a healthy baby is the primary focus of childbirth, but the baby's life is not the only one on the line.
Staying married forever — Do you have a better shot in New Jersey?
For every 1,000 women (15 and older) in the Garden State, there were 13.9 divorces in 2015. That's tied with Delaware, and only Hawaii, Wisconsin and Rhode Island performed better.
Ferries prepared to take on sea of frustrated NJ Transit riders
Thousands of New Jersey-to-New York commuters could be trading the rails for the seas in the months ahead as ferries take care of NJ Transit passengers affected by extensive repair work at New York Penn Station.
NJ campaign reinforcing tips to stay alive on busy shore roads
Do you know the "vital signs" to check when approaching a crosswalk?
A count of NJ’s homeless, county by county
On the night of Jan. 24, volunteers canvassed the state to find out how many people in New Jersey have no real place to call home.
Day trips to the Jersey Shore — a popular choice this summer
Twenty-one percent of survey respondents plan to take two to three trips to the shore for the day. Fifteen percent say more than five day trips are in the works.
Reducing the threat of sexual violence on NJ college campuses
"We can not reduce or eliminate sexual violence on college campuses if we're not willing to do the hard work back in our homes and in our communities," said Patricia Teffenhart, co-chair of the task force and executive director of the New Jersey Coalition Against Sexual Assault.
Route 1 congestion through South Brunswick could end Monday
New Jerseyans who commute through South Brunswick may feel less of an urge to slam on their horns or flip someone the bird.
NJ’s ‘blue holes’ — refreshing, but deadly quarries
They look like a slice of paradise that magically appeared right here in the Garden State, but they've proven deadly and dangerous, and you're being warned to stay away.