I am a 2020-2021 journalist fellow with the American Political Science Association Congressional Fellowship program. Prior to working on Capitol Hill, I spent eight years in New Jersey reporting on local, state and regional news.

 

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USA Today

Open-air schools helped fight pandemics in the 1900s. Should they make a comeback? [link] [pdf]

He murdered three women and was after a fourth. These women outsmarted a serial killer [link]

Women of the Century - New Jersey [link]

Bringing mom on a job interview? When bulldozer parenting goes too far [link] [pdf]

Judge denies release of former Olympian charged with attempted murder [link] [pdf]

Largest forensic investigation in U.S. history continues to identify 9/11 victims [link] [pdf]

Years after 9/11 attacks, families still grieve at Ground Zero [link] [pdf]

Cremation gaining in popularity fast as burial costs rise [link] [pdf]

Russian pop star tied to Trump has New Jersey roots [link] [pdf]

Intricately decorated eggs a gesture of love at Easter [link] [pdf]

The Record/NorthJersey.com

Can Rep. Mikie Sherrill keep a seat in Republican stronghold that Trump helped turn blue? [link] [pdf]


New Jersey prisons remain in coronavirus lockdown as state reopens, raising mental health concerns [link] [pdf]

New Jersey courts hit with surge of inmates seeking release over coronavirus fears [link] [pdf]

New Jersey Supreme Court considering emergency request to release jail inmates amid pandemic [link] [pdf]

Is your school prepared for a coronavirus quarantine? Here's what our survey found [link] [pdf]

Residents demand council fire town clerk after domestic abuse allegations [link] [pdf]

Driver in fatal school bus crash sentenced to prison [link] [pdf]

Murder trial of siblings accused of dismembering man and cementing the pieces begins [link] [pdf]

Neighborhood where Jersey City fatal shootout occurred painfully familiar with gunfire [link] [pdf]

Too young to vote? New Jersey teens say they should have a say at 16 [link] [pdf]

What's service to your country worth? At least $50,000, this 91-year-old Korean War veteran says [link] [pdf]

In New Jersey, no real estate development comes without controversy [link] [pdf]

New Jersey looks to ban discrimination based on hair [link] [pdf]

Before undocumented Latinos, Americans directed hate at other immigrants, minorities [link] [pdf]

Mueller report reveals how a New Jersey boy turned Russian pop star got involved with Trump [link] [pdf]

Like Notre-Dame, houses of worship in New Jersey, New York rebuild after fire [link] [pdf]

On 'Heroin Highway' a growing suburban demand for drugs meets urban supply [link] [pdf]

Bergen County sweeps Garden State Plaza, Bergen Community College for homeless youth [link] [pdf]

Anti-Semitism charges engulfing national Women's March sow divisions in New Jersey [link] [pdf]

New Jersey towns are making streets safer for pedestrians [link] [pdf]

NYC Marathoner honors Holocaust survivor mom by running with her Auschwitz numbers [link] [pdf]

Legalization of fireworks drives sales boom in New Jersey as injuries skyrocket nationwide [link] [pdf]

The World Cup is an obsession in North Jersey cradle of American soccer [link] [pdf]

Harry and Meghan's royal wedding a celebration for Daughters of the British Empire [link] [pdf]

Thousands flock to a quieter, dimmer Six Flags for park's first Autism Day [link] [pdf]

Ice rink sending 11 figure skaters to Winter Olympics [link] [pdf]

Sexual harassment no longer a silent secret as #MeToo, Trump embolden women to speak out [link] [pdf]

Smartphones dominate daily life for teens and tweens, raising cyberbullying concerns [link] [pdf]

Arab-American woman aims to be first police officer who wears a hijab [link] [pdf]

Teaching news literacy in the age of fake news [link] [pdf]

Amtrak, NJ Transit execs face frustrated lawmakers [link] [pdf]

Was this 19th Century home illegally demolished? [link] [pdf]

Town baseball relaunches with girls at bat [link] [pdf]

Freelance

In Russia, men die young, leaving women with bad choices [link] [pdf]

American principal dancer David Hallberg plays the lead in Marco Spada at the Bolshoi [link] [pdf]