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.
Skydive over NJ to encourage voting, honor women’s suffrage
The Highlight Pro Skydiving Team, made up of females only, is scheduled to perform an aerial display at 12 p.m. on Oct. 10 over the Alice Paul Institute.
Research reveals NJ parents’ views of remote learning in COVID-19 era
Survey findings suggest that over the summer, New Jersey parents raised the bar for what's expected of remote learning in the 2020-2021 academic year.
Atlantic County’s food insecurity problem made much worse by COVID-19
In June, the county recorded the highest year-over-year unemployment rate increase (379%) in the United States, according to a report out of Stockton University.
See someone breaking NJ’s COVID-19 rules? There’s a form for that
"The original concept was actually a phone number, but due to the overwhelming call volume, we moved it to an automated form," said Jared Maples, director of the New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness.
COVID-19 fraud has ripped off $3.8M from NJ residents, report finds
Scammers hit the jackpot when the COVID-19 health crisis hit the Garden State.
Returning to work? Your COVID-19 concerns may not match others’
"People range from very neurotic to really reckless," said Maureen Wild, a business etiquette expert in Flemington.
Summer 2020 was nearly the warmest on record in New Jersey
Summer doesn't officially end for another two weeks, but according to weather experts, summer's actually done at the end of August.
COVID-19 pandemic — a great time for dating?
Finding love in New Jersey may seem like a harder task than ever before, given the persistence of a global pandemic that suggests strangers shouldn't get too close to one another and limits public options for those looking to meet.
With kids learning virtually, will Mom make more sacrifices than Dad?
Advocates say females have been disproportionately impacted by the coronavirus pandemic, and the new academic year for kids could push the needle even further.
Storms likely to result in higher gas prices in NJ
So far this summer, the highest average price for a gallon of regular gasoline was recorded in mid-July at $2.19.
COVID-19 ‘school closure’ benefits still available for parents
Using the benefits available, employees can receive two-thirds of their pay, capped at $200 per day, for up to 12 weeks.
Student loan debt — NJ records 10th highest average
Of all 2019 graduates in the Garden State, 62% left with student loan debt, according to LendEDU.