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.
NJ State Police trooper catches woman falling from overpass
The woman was making her way down from the overpass at Exit 41 of the the Atlantic City Expressway when she lost balance and fell 20 feet to the highway below.
Man who killed ex-girlfriend in Deptford, NJ was retired police officer
William W. Beattie forced his way into the Deptford home of his ex-girlfriend, Erin A. Gatier and shot her dead before turning the gun on himself.
5 schools in NJ district close for days over internet ‘safety concerns’
A message from superintendent Susan Ficke said the problem was caused by an “unauthorized third party,” and said there would be “logistical and safety concerns” if classes were held without an internet connection.
Princeton, NJ man missing for three weeks found safe
Emmanuel Lafontant was last seen by his family three weeks ago and may be in Hamilton Township.
Woman carjacked at Walgreens in Englishtown, NJ
Three carjackers were only able to drive less than a mile after taking a car whose driver was waiting for AAA to fix her flat tire.
Spotswood, NJ teen killed in ATV crash
Matthew Carlson, 16, was thrown from an ATV while riding late Wednesday night in Georgia.
Teen traveled from Brooklyn to Lyndhurst, NJ to make bomb threat
The 15-year-old admitted making the bomb threat on Oct. 7 near Lyndhurst High School using a device to conceal his identity.
Deptford, NJ woman killed by ex-boyfriend who then took his own life
William W. Beattie forced his way into the Deptford home of his ex-girlfriend, Erin A. Gatier, 47, and shot her dead before turning the gun on himself taking his own life.
Teacher from NJ killed in fiery Cross Bronx Expressway crash
Shelly Vilsaint rear-ended a tractor trailer in the center lane with her Range Rover which was then hit by second truck flipping the SUV and pushing it into the truck in front. The impact caused all three vehicles to burst into flames,
Rahway High School ’22 graduate killed in car crash
An Infinity Q50 driven by Kenneth Posy went into the opposite lane of St. George Avenue in Rahway and into the path of a pickup truck.