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. As a wife and momma of two kiddos, I firmly believe that life’s too short to drink bad coffee. I'm also a fan of the beach, Dave Grohl and karma.
Can you COVID ‘vaccine shop’ in New Jersey for a certain brand?
You've heard time and again that all three available options are effective — and that supply can vary. Is it possible to actively seek out one brand in particular in NJ?
Teachers, Uber drivers, store clerks: Who’s eligible now for the vaccine?
People with asthma and high blood pressure also soon will become eligible to book an appointment for a shot in New Jersey.
On NJ unemployment for a full year? New process, less filing
State labor officials say they've been prepping to deal with a record wave of claims reaching one-year reviews amid COVID-19.
U-turn on lanes of Parkway: 911 calls before fatal head-on crash
State Police received several 911 calls in the moments before a head-on, wrong-way crash on the Parkway killed two female drivers on New Year's Day in Barnegat.
NJ COVID vaccine call center hits pause over double-booked shots
The hotline still can answer questions, but temporarily halted making new vaccine appointments, state officials said Wednesday.
NJ businesses won’t be taxed on paycheck protection loans
More than 155,000 paycheck protection program (PPP) loans have been received in New Jersey during the pandemic, for a total of $17.3 billion.
NJ customers will see Comcast data surcharge fees in summer
The data overage fees — up to $100 more per bill — were delayed from January, amid pressure not to start during pandemic usage.
NJ vaccine mega-sites close due to storm; shots being rescheduled
Those with appointments at the state-run COVID-19 vaccine sites would be rescheduled, amid a State of Emergency due to winter storm conditions, the governor said.
NJ county health COVID-19 vaccine clinics wait for stable supply
Ocean, Monmouth and Somerset Counties have all seen changes in the weekly amount of vaccine received, stemming from the federal supply.
NJ tweaks COVID-19 guidance to allow districts to keep schools open
State health officials still recommend remote instruction for schools in regions at "very high risk" of COVID-19 transmission, though it's not required.