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.
CT scans on kids — NJ effort aims to rein in the cancer risk
"For about every 1,500 scans that are done, a cancer's going to be formed," said Dr. Ernest Leva, director of the division of pediatric emergency medicine at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.
A New Jersey first — accepting food stamps at a hospital
The move by Newark Beth Israel Medical Center is in response to the 114,000-plus Essex County residents on food stamps as of June 2017 — 5,000 in the South Ward alone.
Rutgers-Camden student, once homeless, strives to provide for today’s impoverished youth
From birth to 11 years old, Alexandra Cruz had no real place to call home.
Don’t judge a car by its title — hurricane-impacted cars could hit NJ market
As of right now, there's no way to tell when, if or how many vehicles from areas impacted by recent hurricanes will make their way to New Jersey's stream of commerce.
NJ psychiatrist to discuss link between Lyme disease and suicide
"If there's better diagnosis, better treatment, we'd have less suicides," he said.
Video replay for high school football? Not anytime soon in New Jersey
If you're loving the idea of New Jersey possibly introducing the use of video replay for close calls during high school football games, don't hold your breath.
Deadly NJ rip currents — Blame the beach replenishment projects?
Dangerous rip currents reportedly claimed the lives of at least six individuals off the New Jersey coast so far in 2017 — double the typical rate.
One industry is responsible for 40 percent of private sector job growth in NJ
The data, provided to New Jersey 101.5 by commercial real estate and investment firm CBRE, show the industry added 26,500 jobs year over year.
Special-needs LGBTQ community gets first-of-its-kind support in Mercer County
A group unlike any other in the country has formed in Mercer County, in response to a developmentally-disabled man who was struggling to admit he is gay.
Is your child’s school bus safe? NJ report card lists violations
According to MVC Chief Administrator Raymond Martinez, New Jersey has a very stringent inspection program.