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.
2 more dead humpback whales spotted: Floating in Raritan Bay, along Long Island
Marine Mammal Stranding Center reported the dead whales within Raritan Bay and along the South Fork of Long Island. The two states have seen at least 12 stranded humpbacks this year, combined.
Driver runs away after boy gets smashed into windshield in Seaside Heights, NJ crash
A 19-year-old Bergen County driver was accused of speeding and striking a 10-year-old on a bicycle in Ocean County — seriously hurting him.
Only 2 NJ favorites on national Top 10 list of best gas stations for food
Another chain with New Jersey locations, Royal Farms, also made the cut for the USA Today reader's choice list — and what about Wawa?
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.
Police: Driver tries to run over man at Tiktok famous NJ motel
The Lincoln Tunnel Motel has been a magnet for police activity, as well as viral fame. One fight turned particularly dangerous, as caught on surveillance video.
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.
Judge scolds NJ over gun laws: What this ruling means for gunowners
A U.S. District judge struck down many of New Jersey's 'sensitive places' listed as a ban on concealed, legally owned firearms in a preliminary injunction. It's the latest setback for NJ restrictions on gun owners.
Places in New Jersey where you can now carry a legal handgun
Under a federal judge's order, the state's effort to stop gun permit holders from being armed in a number of NJ places was found unconstitutional.
Beware this possible NJ gas station scam: Did you get what you paid for?
Paying cash might seem straightforward — but there's something to watch for, according to New Jersey drivers on a community social network.
2 elementary schools abruptly leave NJ theater mid-show, blaming ‘language’
A group of public school fifth graders and a smaller group of third graders from a private school both left during the second act at the Haddon local production of the musical.
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.
Newest QuickChek connected to a former ‘Real Housewives of New Jersey’ star
The Totowa convenience store with a gas station has a strong tie to the former castmate of 'Real House Wives of New Jersey' and her family.