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.
Crane games: Investigating if they’re fair in New Jersey
Arcades along the Jersey Shore claim this is the state to be if you're set on mastering the mechanics behind these games and actually coming away with a prize.
Why owning a pool in NJ could get more expensive and difficult
Nailing down a law-abiding company to install your swimming pool, or just open it for the season, may become a more difficult task in the Garden State. And there's some concern it could become a more expensive task as well.
Deadbeat parents a constant target for NJ sheriff’s offices
"When we go out, it's not really during the day. We try to go out at nighttime ... when we know these people will be home," said Somerset County Prosecutor Frank Provenzano.
What NJ is doing to protect the state’s most vulnerable species
Multiple efforts are underway by the state of New Jersey to get a better handle on and protect the dozens of endangered and threatened species within the state's borders.
Headed to a Jersey wedding in 2017? A lot has changed
According to Jose Russa, director of catering for The Palace at Somerset Park, many "cookie-cutter" staples of your classic wedding still exist, but with a twist.
Use these plants and herbs to keep bugs away, NJ garden centers say
There are some natural ways to limit the impact of certain animal and biting insects; it just helps to have a green thumb.
Women doctors in NJ make way less than men — Why does wage gap persist?
Nationally, the gender gap is 26.5 percent, or $91,284, in favor of men, the report states. The gap is even wider in New Jersey.
Monmouth Medical launches NJ’s first center for postpartum depression
It's said that 1 in 7 mothers are affected.
New Jersey may lift the ban on certain fireworks
New Jersey is one of just three states that completely ban the sale and use of any fireworks. The Garden State would join the majority, however, with a proposed law that received a unanimous green light from a state Senate panel Monday.
D.A.R.E. set to rebound in New Jersey schools
Funding had taken a hit, and a legal battle didn't help, but the program may be primed for a comeback.