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.
NJ needs your help keeping out tree-killing lantern fly
The spotted lantern fly is causing trouble across the river in Pennsylvania.
Forecasters predict a wetter spring in the Northeast
The weather prediction for spring is out and the keywords are "warmer" and "wetter."
Most fans in NJ root, root, root for this baseball team
Other area teams don't even come close.
Support for legal pot in New Jersey is pretty high
A new Quinnipiac University poll show strong support for Governor Murphy's proposals to legalize recreational marijuana use and to raise the minimum wage.
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.
Bayonne firefighters all carry high-tech cameras
Bayonne is the first city in New Jersey to deploy thermal imaging cameras for every firefighter working a smoky, blazing building.
Trump effect? More NJ women interested in running for office
Rutgers expert says interest in getting into the political game surged with the election of Donald Trump.
Rising mortgage rates could actually spur NJ homebuyers
A new survey from Realtor.com finds 1 in 3 prospective home buyers are concerned about rising mortgage rates.
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.
How owning an electric vehicle could get easier in NJ
Atlantic City Electric is seeking state regulatory approval for a number of programs to help electric vehicle owners.