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.
Jury duty for the modern age: NJ courts to start emailing, texting
Prospective jurors in Atlantic County will be able to interact electronically with the courts in a new system starting up this month.
Jersey gas prices for January … has the drop stopped?
Jersey drivers are starting to wonder if the price drops at the gas pump may be coming to a screeching halt.
Spectacular lunar eclipse on weekend of Jan. 20-21
The next lunar eclipse is coming between Jan. 20 and 21 and, weather permitting, it will be something to see.
New NJ law requires students learn about handling money
Basic financial literacy courses in New Jersey middle schools will be taught in every grade... starting next September... under a new state law.
Owe taxes to NJ? Amnesty program ends in just days
Waiting until after the deadline could cost you fees and penalties.
Higher heating bills in Central Jersey in 2019
New Jersey Natural Gas says its residential customers will soon be paying slightly more to heat their homes.
Interest rate hikes coming this year? What that would mean
One economic analyst sees a continued volatile stock market ahead, spurred on in part by interest rate hikes.
Low gas prices in NJ — while it lasts
The sweet ride for those low Jersey gas prices will likely continue into the new year, according to one oil industry expert.
Howell group brings residents together to craft anti-drug message
In Howell, they are organizing a series of "think tanks" to search for solutions to problems many Jersey communities face with substance abuse.
Wanted: Amateur weather watchers — Here’s how to volunteer
Those with an interest in weather can volunteer to be a weather observer in the Garden State.
Some college freshmen do not become sophomores
The exact reason may be unclear, says Jacob Farbman of the New Jersey Council of Community Colleges.
Could California mega wildfires happen in NJ’s Pinelands?
Recent California wildfires destroyed homes and killed residents, many of whom lived in close proximity to forests and woodlands.