I'm the deputy digital editor for NJ1015.com. I got my start writing obits for The Jersey Journal (just like John Travolta in "Perfect," a 1985 movie you've never seen). I then spent years covering Central Jersey as an investigative reporter. I take it personally if you badmouth Newark, the Real Housewives, or Rutgers.
New Jersey’s high cancer rates: How your county measures up
New Jersey is one of the top states in the nation for new cancer cases.
Swastika painted on cop car in Ocean County
The vehicle had been left at a shop for repairs.
Man tried to import chocolate-coated heroin into New Jersey
A Guatemala man on Thursday confessed in federal court to trying to smuggle three kilograms of heroin that had been hidden in chocolate.
Her home is her castle: Conviction thrown out for NJ woman who killed fiance
Michael Whitaker was found dying from a gunshot wound, lying face down on the ground outside his home about 9 p.m. April 30, 2007.
NJ says town passed anti-Jewish laws and wants them to refund $3.4M in aid
State officials say Mahwah is discriminating against Orthodox Jews — an allegation that could cost taxpayers millions of dollars in lost state aid.
Long Branch cop charged after fatally running over woman
Jake Pascucci, 28, ran over Karen Borkowski, 66, as she crossed Ocean Boulevard in September.
20,000 DWI cases in NJ closer to possibly being thrown out
County prosecutors have been informing people who were charged with DWI that their cases are under review.
NJ’s largest towns and cities — Ranked from the most dangerous to the safest
Not all of the state's largest towns are overrun with crime. Some are relatively safe places to live.
Watch from above: Another fire rages at former nursing home in North Plainfield
Authorities are investigating a fire that raged into Tuesday morning at the site of a vacant former nursing home.
NJ man pretended to have cancer so you would give him money, cops say
An unemployed man in Bergen County played the sympathy card to raise funds. The problem, police said, was that he was lying about having cancer.