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.
Gun safety begins at home, Rutgers study finds
A study from the Rutgers School of Nursing found that gun safety programs to deter kids from randomly handling firearms did not prevent this dangerous activity.
NJ wants special breastfeeding rooms at airports
Legislation to provide a special room for breastfeeding moms at airports operated by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is advancing in Trenton.
Expect $3 a gallon gas in NJ this summer
New Iran sanctions may further aggravate already-climbing Jersey gas prices this driving season. But there are other factors at play in the increases.
Hurricane season: New Jersey is mostly ready for the storm
New Jersey ranks fourth-best among 18 hurricane-prone states, in an assessment of the effectiveness of local and state building codes.
Why first-time buyers are struggling to find homes in NJ
First time home buyers in New Jersey could face a tough buying season this year.
New Jersey solar industry shines brighter
Solar installations and projects grow by leaps and bounds.
Prescription drug prices keep rising — Will these ideas help?
New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez and Congressman Frank Pallone have announced their support for legislation aimed at curbing high prescription costs
NJ looking for your thoughts on standardized tests
New Jersey residents seeking to have their voices heard about the replacement for the much-maligned Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers, or PARCC, tests in schools should respond now.
Wildwood beach too long to walk? Now you can park on it
Wildwood will begin allowing parking on the beach this summer, 4-wheel drive vehicles only, starting on Memorial Day weekend.
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.
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.