Ever since I was a precocious 5 year old who read the Bergen Record and then published his own neighborhood newspaper I've always had an interest in the news. I learn something new on this job everyday and that's what keeps it interesting. I've been with NJ101.5 for the past 10 years on the digital team writing news and working behind the scenes on a variety of projects.
People in NJ get sick after reports of contaminated ground turkey
The products were produced between Dec. 18 and Dec. 29, 2020, according to the FSIS, which does not believe the products are available for purchase any longer.
Video: Accused Lakewood perv tries to get teen into car for $100
Julio Anchia offers the girl $100 to go "maybe 10 minutes around the block" seemingly unaware she was recording him on her cell phone.
COVID-19 vaccine requirement keeps NJ teams home from tournament
The Cooperstown Dreams Park Tournament is requiring participants 12 and older to get a COVID-19 vaccination even through none has been approved for their use.
‘UFO Detector Device’ prompts bomb scare in NJ state forest
There were over 100 UFO sighting over New Jersey in 2020 ranging from 3 seconds to 4 hours, according to the National UFO Reporting Center.
Lawyers help homeless Brick widower who lost home in fire, then wife in car crash
Kathleen Winits, 55, was struck and killed Monday night crossing Route 70 less than a month after losing the tent they called home during the Lakewood wildfire.
Kicked off Spirit plane over masks, Toms River family disputes airline’s story
The Toms River family embroiled in a mask dispute with Spirit Airlines at this point only wants one thing: an apology, which so far the airline has not offered.
Mask dispute with Toms River family empties Spirit Airlines plane
An entire Atlantic City-bound Spirit Airlines flight was disembarked Monday morning in Orlando over a mask dispute with Toms River family of two children.
Toms River man stole blue paint from Home Depot for pro-police line, cops say
A Toms River man with a police record faces new charges after a blue line was painted down Hooper Avenue.
COVID-19 vaccination eligibility in NJ: Who can get it as of April 5
New Jersey expects over a half million doses to arrive this week including 131,600 of the single shot Johnson & Johnson Janssen vaccine.
Movie theaters in NJ: Regal Cinema reopens this month
In a world where movie theaters are open during a pandemic customers must wear masks except when eating and drinking and empty seats separate groups.