Before becoming a digital reporter and fill-in news anchor for New Jersey 101.5, my NJ journalism roots began as faux interviews on a Fisher Price tape recorder. Relatives might say my "gift of gab" grew from there, leading me to radio and beyond. As a wife and momma, I firmly believe that life’s too short to drink bad coffee. I'm also a fan of the beach and karma.
NJ mom who had heroin, fentanyl at home admits role in young son’s overdose death
The guilty plea from a young Asbury Park mother comes as the U.S. has seen a surge in pediatric deaths from fentanyl, new research says.
Taylor Swift tickets to MetLife? NJ official used a fax machine to get them
With fans of all ages desperate for tickets to the Eras Tour as it pulls into New Jersey — one dad with the right connections was able to use a device that predates ticket apps and smartphones.
Luxury digs: Where all of ‘The Real Housewives of New Jersey’ live
Theresa Giudice and her family have moved into that palace-like property in Morris County — while lots of her cast members, including Melissa Gorga - have stunning homes in Bergen County.
NJ investigators stumble on sickening phone images after drug-dealing arrest
Michael Figueroa, of Jefferson, was accused of repeatedly assaulting a child over a two-year span and recording it.
NJ school librarian who was called a ‘predator’ fights back but lawmaker is defending parents
A group critical of 'sexually explicit' books available in a Morris County public high school library has been sued by a school librarian for personal, repeated attacks. Senator Pennacchio in turn says two moms have the right to fight 'sexual indoctrination' of their kids.
Freehold, NJ Nestle plant with over 200 workers faces uncertain fate
The Nestle Beverage manufacturing facility in Freehold might face a grim future, according to recent communications with its employees.
Woman voted off NJ flight in viral videos on TikTok
The woman was one of three passengers removed from a recent flight at Trenton Mercer Airport, which was destined for Atlanta. A fellow flier captured some of the chaos and shared it to social media.
The 30 best rated schools in NJ according to 2021-2022 results
New Jersey education officials have released expansive data on how schools are doing around the state, based in part on scores in math, language arts and student attendance.
Calling all Disney fans! Disney100: The Exhibition is in Philadelphia, PA
It's a perfect spring break or summer day trip to Philadelphia. Celebrating a hundred years of Disney movies and "magic" with over 250 artifacts, costumes, props and artwork on display.
Play ball: These MLB pros are from New Jersey
From the well-known (Mike Trout, Mark Leiter Jr. and family) to the rising stars (Ron Marinaccio), there's plenty of NJ roots in this season of Major League Baseball.