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.
More NJ college students seeking help for mental health issues
According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, three-quarters of all mental health conditions begin by age 24.
Heroin ‘never let go’ — In NJ man’s obituary, family holds nothing back
Carter Stone overdosed and died inside his Ventnor City home at age 32.
NJ colleges and universities are falling behind the times, professor says
According to Peter Woolley, New Jersey's archaic goals aren't as in tune with today's higher education environment as are the plans in neighboring states such as New York, Pennsylvania and Maryland.
Teaching our teachers — a push for early-ed professionalization
Advocates hope 2017, featuring a gubernatorial and legislative races, will bring the issue to light and result in long-awaited change.
‘It is crippling’ — NJ diabetics struggling to afford insulin
Bryce was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at age 5.
Who’s more dangerous on the road — you or truck drivers?
It would be costly, but new research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety finds a handful of advanced safety technologies could help prevent tens of thousands of crashes involving large trucks.
4 NJ kids land news-reporter gigs with Scholastic
Four kids in the Garden State have been selected to join the 2017-2018 Scholastic News Kids Press Corps. More than 400 entries were submitted worldwide.
An epic hike: NJ included in tri-state 1,650-mile trail proposal
If this idea becomes reality, it's probably something you'd want to add to your bucket list.
In a flood zone? Why your home in NJ may be MORE valuable
The more at-risk for hurricanes and other natural catastrophes, the more money you may get for your home when it hits the market.
CT scans on kids — NJ effort aims to rein in the cancer risk
"For about every 1,500 scans that are done, a cancer's going to be formed," said Dr. Ernest Leva, director of the division of pediatric emergency medicine at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.