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.
Problem gambling not so uncommon in New Jersey
Living in a state with seven casinos and the ability to wager online may be convenient for those who get the gambling itch every once in a while. But the combination also comes with a price.
Beach badges making more money for NJ shore towns
Many shore towns offer a discounted rate on the summer-long passes to incentivize early purchases, making them available in November or December the year prior.
Shave to Save — NJ events raise awareness, funds for childhood cancer research
Five such events in New Jersey are occurring over just the next two weeks. Folks interested in "taking it all off" can create an online fundraising page for donations from friends and family.
Young adults today: No school, no job, living at home with mom and dad
More than 2 million older millennials fall in this category nationwide, according to the report.
Route 78 roadwork starts June — Here’s what to expect
Initial work on the NJ-PA roadway could begin as early as the week of June 12, continuing until a winter hiatus and then eventually wrapping up late next year.
Do you have what it takes to be a lifeguard at the Jersey Shore?
For the first time in 2017, lifeguards are climbing their posts this weekend to keep an eye on the waters and countless swimmers.
What most workers want during the summer months
Isn't it a little harder to be productive in the office when the weather's so nice outside?
Are NJ’s beaches ready for summer crowds?
Two significant storms took a toll on New Jersey's beaches in the offseason, but they moved through rather quickly and the majority of eroded sand was deposited offshore in sand bars and will gradually move back onto the beaches.
The FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties gets a new identity
"This is not a departure from the history and the positive legacy that the FoodBank has," executive director Carlos Rodriguez said during a Tuesday morning unveiling of the organization's new identity. "We're doing more to win against hunger. We are working to fulfill the gr…
See which road projects could affect your Jersey Shore commute
We reached out to the agencies that handle most of New Jersey's major roads headed for and from the shore to get a rundown on summer roadwork.