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.
Be careful: More than 400 deaths on NJ roads so far in 2019
So far in 2019, there have been 423 deaths in New Jersey related to driving.
Don’t wait for the snow! Now’s time to get car ready for winter
October is a good time to make sure everything is in good shape.
How NJ trains all the pros who respond to highway emergencies
The State Department of Transportation has just completed another training exercise for first responders, fire/rescue, police tow truck operators and others.
Accountants worried NJ’s fiscal problems could impact business
The New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants conducted a survey among members last month to determine their biggest concerns about the state as it pertains to operating a business.
NJ Lottery’s new ‘Cash Pop’ game — win with just 1 number
Drawings are held every 15 minutes.
NJ universities launching sea robots to learn about hurricanes
Underwater robot gliders are measuring air and sea interaction during hurricanes in the mid-Atlantic region, in a collaborative effort between Rutgers and Monmouth University.
NJ repairs 175,000 potholes so far in 2019, and more to go
The battle to repair potholes on New Jersey roads is an ongoing one, all year round, according to State Transportation Department Spokesman Steve Schapiro.
Technology could help schools stop kids from vaping, lawmaker says
As the nation's attention turns to the potential dangers of vaping, a congressman believes technology holds the key to curbing underage e-cig use.
Linden focuses on pedestrian safety in October
There is a continuing effort to reduce the high rate of accidents involving pedestrians in New Jersey, focusing over the next month on the City of Linden, where a campaign will coincide with "National Walk & Bike to School Day," October 2nd.
When, where to see fall foliage in New Jersey for 2019
New Jersey's autumn color show is about to start at a park or wooded area near you.