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.
Illegal ‘massage’ parlor crackdown nets 20 arrests in Edison, NJ
Edison's mayor and police chief recently announced a "covert operation" that shutdown at least eight illegal businesses, many along Route 27.
Latest numbers: NJ recreational marijuana sales grow higher
Legal cannabis saw strong sales in the year's 3rd fiscal quarter, at 20 dispensaries in New Jersey licensed to sell for adult recreational use.
NBA pro Kyrie Irving donates $22K to college student from NJ
Irving, who grew up in West Orange, recently lost his Nike endorsement deal after fallout from sharing a film with antisemitic views.
NJ parent worried about ‘over-sexualization’ of schools wins by 8 write-in votes
Michael Coletta created buzz after questioning whether a transgender teacher should be telling young students in class that gender is a choice.
NJ woman ‘dress coded’ at Disney World for her too-revealing shirt
Manalapan native, Jordyn Graime, shared her experience in a TikTok video that's sparked thousands of reactions. She said she was asked to change out of a tie-back shirt at the theme park in Florida.
‘Woke military’ and ‘kiddy sex posters’ — Culture war battle at NJ elementary school
Angela Reading took photos of student anti-bullying art hanging at Upper Elementary School. Complaints about LGBTQ pride flags and words like "polysexual" have been twisted into anger at NJ military members.
Remains of NJ teen missing for 50 years have finally been ID’d
Nancy Carol Fitzgerald, of Bloomfield, vanished at 16 a day after Easter 1972. Bones found in 1988 in Atlantic Highlands have finally been identified as Fitzgerald, through cutting-edge DNA analysis.
NJ cop hacked 2,800 student accounts to steal nude pics, prosecutors say
The former Mount Laurel Police Officer broke into more than 2,800 email accounts at Rowan College of Burlington County, at times during work. In some cases, he blasted nude photos to contacts.
NJ man gets 15 years for trying to kill woman in Toms River hotel
Carles Bryant, of Millville, previously pleaded guilty to attempted murder stemming from the March 2021 attack in the Howard Johnson on Hooper Avenue.
Atlantic City, NJ landmark attraction is closing for good on New Year’s Eve
After more than 25 years, the landmark attraction along the Atlantic City boardwalk is closing its doors for good on New Year's Eve. The space will be "reimagined" soon.