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.
Sick day or vacation day? More companies no longer care
Instead, all the days are piled into one bank known as paid time off, or PTO, and employees can choose to use the days however they'd like.
NJ’s opioid epidemic — Prescription monitoring helping to stop ‘doctor shopping’
From Jan. 1 through the end of June this year, according to the state Division of Consumer Affairs, New Jersey prescribers searched the state's central database nearly 1.5 million times.
These everyday items are threatening NJ’s waters — What you can do about it
Enjoying a fountain soda from a beachfront grill at the Jersey Shore, or releasing a balloon into the air at a wedding or charity event, can be deadly...to marine life, that is.
Fleeing suburbia — How NJ towns are trying to attract millennials
Millennials are attracted to the live-work-play environment, explains James Hughes, Rutgers University professor and an expert in New Jersey economics and demographics.
How Wildwood makes up for no beach fees
We spoke to the man in charge to see how the city has been getting away with such a bold move — a move not everyone is on board with.
Don’t be lazy when backing out of your driveway — it can be deadly
Hundreds of people — mostly children — are killed each year nationwide, and thousands more are injured, by a vehicle going in reverse.
From young to old, what we love about New Jersey
There's been plenty of New Jersey-bashing over the past two days. But on day 3 of our series covering different generations' views of and attitudes towards the Garden State, we look on the bright side.
Born and raised in New Jersey — Now get me out of here
While the oldest members stuck it out in New Jersey for most or all of their lives, there's no shortage of folks heading towards retirement who say they want out.
What senior citizens think about living in New Jersey
Monday through Wednesday of this week, New Jersey 101.5 takes a look at multiple generations in New Jersey and how they view the state in which they live.
Roxbury residents say free Star-Ledger papers won’t stop littering their lawns
Every time Emil Ruesch thinks he's finally put an end to unwanted newspapers on his lawn or driveway, he's back in the same predicament a week or two later.