Catch me writing about pop culture and weird stuff I find mindlessly scrolling as part of Townsquare Media's Content Team. Covering everything from murders to music festivals, my work has appeared in several publications throughout the suburban Chicago area including the Northwest Herald and the Daily Chonicle. In my free time, I enjoy collecting vinyl and lamenting about the Chicago Cubs.
Emergency Alerts May Pose Risk for Domestic Violence Survivors
What you need to know to avoid alerts being sent to hidden phones.
How to Watch Rarely Seen Ring of Fire Solar Eclipse
The ring of fire solar eclipse is predicted for Oct. 14 over parts of the U.S. Here is when and where you will be able to see it.
Four-Year-Old Raises Eyebrows with Unconventional Attitude Toward Parents’ Names
A four-year-old on TikTok is making new fans following her response after she went viral for the way she talks to her parents.
Toys R Us Plans Huge Comeback; Here’s Where They’re Opening
The toy retailer recently announced plans to open a variety of stores including 24 flagship stores in 2024.
Wife Comforts Husband With Hilarious Gift Basket for Vasectomy
The mother of three brought her best puns to make her husband smile on the day of his procedure.
Target’s Talking Halloween Decoration Has Internet Asking ‘Who Is Lewis?’
Not all Target shoppers understand the pumpkin's sense of humor.
Interesting Trend Revealed Among Most Popular Baby Names Of 2023
A baby industry website has revealed the most popular baby names so far in 2023 and those it says are at risk of becoming "extinct."
Boo! The Best Places That Celebrate Halloween Across the U.S.
Who has the scariest decorations? Which small towns celebrate the best?
96-Year-Old Bartender Won’t Stop Serving Drinks Anytime Soon
She moved to Florida from Wisconsin to retire, but that hasn't stopped her from bartending.
National Park Service Roasts Couple’s Breakup on Social Media
The National Park Service has quickly become one of the best follows on social media for people who enjoy nature with a side of humor.
Free COVID Tests to Return Across U.S. Starting Sept. 25
The free at-home tests are by request only.
Popular Cheese Slices Recalled Due to Choking Hazard
A machine malfunction is reportedly behind the recall of more than 83,000 cases of cheese slices.
Massive Amounts of Olive Oil Stolen as Prices Skyrocket in Stores
Oh, this is why olive oil is so expensive now.
Groovy ‘Brady Bunch’ House Finally Sells For Way Under Asking Price
The Brady Bunch house has been sold for just under $3.2 million. The home in Studio City, Cal. was initially listed for $5.5 million back in May.
U.S. Military Needs Your Help to Find Missing Fighter Jet Involved in ‘Mishap’
An air base in South Carolina has reached out for the public's assistance in finding a missing fighter jet that was involved in a "mishap" on Sunday.
Ding Dong: The Definitive List of The Oddest, Strangest and Downright Filthy Town Names In Every State
We combed through list after list of the oddest, strangest and somewhat naughty-sounding town names in every state to create a definitive collection complete with unbelievable facts about each location.
McDonald’s to Eliminate Self-Serve Soft Drinks at All Locations
Sorry, you're going to have to ask for that refill. The change has already started at some McDonald's locations.
Historic House From Original ‘Halloween’ Movie Lands on Market
The home is featured in the 1978 movie has being the residence of Laurie Strode, played by Jamie Lee Curtis.
Truck Bursts Into Fireball as Police Make Daring Rescue of Unconscious Driver
The North Carolina officer was working after hours when he made the rescue just before the truck burst into flames.
Police Investigating ‘Possible Human Skull’ Found in Goodwill Donation
Police in Arizona continue to investigate what they believe is a human skull that was found among items recently donated at a Goodwill store.