Joe Cutter is the senior news anchor at New Jersey 101.5. I have toiled daily in the newsroom since 1989 as an anchor, correspondent, field reporter and news director. I have also learned not to call State government between noon and 1:30, because they are out to lunch.
Most fans in NJ root, root, root for this baseball team
Other area teams don't even come close.
NJ seeking vendors for summer visitor attractions
New Jersey's Department of Environmental Protection is seeking vendors to service the concessions at state parks and forest areas this coming season.
NJ ranks high in gun violence prevention
New Jersey gets high marks for gun safety in a new ranking of states by San Francisco-based Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence.
NJ gambling helpline answers 15,000 calls a year
The New Jersey Lottery is partnering this month with The Council on Compulsive Gambling to raise awareness about problem gambling.
Yes, you can give your dog the flu
Flu is everywhere right now. But what about your pets?
Why NJ beaches are in better shape than other states
A new report from Stockton University profiles 30 years of changes to New Jersey's shoreline and beaches.
Time to make the Monday after Super Bowl a national holiday?
A new survey from Office Team finds more than 7 in 10 human resource managers believe the Monday after Super Bowl should be a paid national holiday.
Raise a glass to Jersey’s wine industry
A new report from The Garden State Wine Growers Association shows an increase of almost 40 percent in the economic impact of New Jersey's wine industry on the state between 2011 and 2016.
Gas will get more expensive in NJ, analyst says
The news on the gas price front is not good for Jersey drivers. Those higher gas prices we have been seeing are likely to hang around into this spring.
Thousands of NJ immigrants to lose legal status — Devastating, or about time?
Nearly 200,000 Salvadorans living in the U.S. will lose 'temporary protected status' if the Trump administration decides to lift it.
Fracking gas helps lower NJ utility bills in January and February
Public Service Electric &Gas says their New Jersey natural gas customers will realize a reduction on winter gas bills.
Frigid weather and dead batteries drives up calls for AAA help
Bitter cold and dead batteries translated into a 25% increase in the number of calls for help to AAA/Mid-Atlantic over the 10-day holiday period.