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.
$855 shoplifting arrest blows up on Facebook, so NJ cops release video
The Jan. 9 arrest at the Target store in Union may have otherwise gone unnoticed if not for a witness who went on a local Facebook group to write about what she saw.
At Newark airport, Christie reminded he’s not special anymore
Three days out of office and Chris Christie may have gotten the first major reminder that he ain't governor anymore.
Runaway teen sex slave rescued by NJ cops on Route 295
A teenage girl whose body was being sold for sex was rescued by New Jersey troopers who saw her walking along Interstate 295 last Thursday night.
Woman who stabbed fiance in the heart is freed from prison by Christie
Lisa A. Pyatt, 50, was among 26 people granted clemency by Christie in his last week in office.
NJ teacher made pervy music video, photo albums of boys urinating — prosecutors
A former South Jersey elementary school teacher used hidden cameras to create edited videos of young boys urinating in a restroom, state prosecutors say.
NJ doctor loses license for reusing anal devices; state urges patients to seek help
State health officials are urging the patients of a renowned Central Jersey doctor who was stripped of his license to consider getting tested for diseases.
NJ cop charged with running over suspect with car — caught on video
Authorities arrested a Jersey City police officer who has been accused of intentionally driving his car into a suspect who was on foot.
Woman may have spread measles at Newark airport this month
People who have not been vaccinated or have not had measles are at risk.
Rahway fire chief so drunk he urinated his pants while driving, police say
Rahway's fire chief is facing charges of drunk driving after he was pulled over in his hometown of Jackson.
NJ doctor charged with wife’s slaying in twisted murder-for-hire plot
Five years after April Kauffman was gunned down in her own bedroom, her husband is charged with murder.