Joseph Capriglione works in the WNYC newsroom as an Associate Producer for New Jersey Public Radio.
He works with the station’s award-winning roster of hosts, editors and reporters to ensure that no stone in the state goes unturned, and that all New Jersey news gets to the air thoroughly vetted, and in a timely manner. Prior to joining the newsroom fulltime, Joseph worked as a freelance producer at WNYC, first for The Takeaway, and then for the Peabody Award-winning Brian Lehrer Show. He got his start in public radio as a general assignment reporter at Newark’s WBGO, where he covered Essex and Hudson county politics. He’s also done freelance reporting and production work for NPR, Marketplace and the BBC World Service.
Joseph Capriglione appears in the following:
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
The Republican Congressman pleaded guilty to a federal tax evasion charge, but says he has no plans to resign.
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Major League Baseball fans hoping for an influx of Cuba's mythical talent will have to wait a while longer.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Red light cameras across New Jersey have gone dark for now. Local officials across the state want to bring them back, but Trenton's past fumbling of the program could doom its future.
Friday, December 05, 2014
New Jerseys' red light cameras are set to go dark in less than two weeks. But local leaders and police officials are making a last-minute push to continue the program.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
The shooting of an unarmed man in an East New York public housing development has the public questioning "Operation Impact."
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
As the nation absorbs a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer who shot teenager Michael Brown, New York's attention now turns to the case of Eric Garner.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
The stabbing of a state case worker in Camden is raising questions about the Christie Administration's decision to remove police officers from New Jersey's welfare offices.
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Forecasters are predicting gains for Republicans in both the House and the Senate. But in New Jersey, Democratic candidates are making a strong challenge for two open GOP seats.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Gov. Christie made the comments during a keynote address to a US Chamber of Commerce Group.
Monday, October 20, 2014
Members of the scandal-ridden team say hazing rituals included punching and groping, but some have dialed back their initial testimony indicating sexual assault.
Wednesday, October 08, 2014
The government plans to begin taking the temperatures of travelers from West Africa who arrive at five U.S. airports as part of a stepped-up response to the Ebola epidemic.
Thursday, October 02, 2014
Kenwin Garcia, 25, died in police custody on July 15, 2008. His death and the details surrounding it have prompted questions about how arrest-related deaths are investigated
Wednesday, October 01, 2014
Peniel Joseph, professor of History at Tufts University and the author of several books about the civil rights movement, said Sharpton continues to be a catalyst for action.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
The Chris Christie now appearing on a gubernatorial campaign trail near you is subtly different from the Christie of 2012. Glimpses of 2016?
Monday, September 29, 2014
Although the rules say New Jersey lawmakers have to be present in the chamber for their vote to count, their staffers routinely cast electronic votes in their bosses' absence.
Thursday, September 25, 2014
The end of the "Heat and Eat" program and possible cuts in federal funding frustrate state legislators.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
A bill working its way through the NJ Legislature has advocates angry about what they say is the privatization of their city's school district.
Thursday, September 04, 2014
The former mayor is returning to lead his namesake financial media company.
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
A construction trade and advocacy group says Jersey City's policy of using unionized contractors discriminates against non-union builders.
Monday, September 01, 2014
An ethics expert says Governor Christie's legal bills "seem to be exorbitant."