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.
Sandy Hook field trips have been educating kids for 31 years
More than 800 New Jersey middle school students from 32 schools will attend Clean Ocean Action's two-day Seaside Summit on May 15 and 16.
Don’t flush or throw out old medicine: Here’s where to take it
Saturday, April 27 is National Prescription Drug Take Back Day across America, an event that began in the Garden State in 2009.
Legalize marijuana banking and credit cards, Menendez says
Legislation would remove the fear of federal retaliation for banks that do normal business transactions with legal marijuana businesses.
Lawmaker wants NJ towns to pledge ‘No rain tax here’
Gov. Phil Murphy last month signed off on a new law letting counties and municipalities charge property owners for the water that runs off their land when it rains
Knowing and understanding health care coverage
Obtaining health care coverage in the federal marketplace is only the first step. An expert says consumers need to drill down into their policy to fully understand it.
207 NJ police departments to crack down on texting while driving
The enforcement campaign is called "UDrive. UText. UPay."
Another year for the Garden State Film Festival
The 17th annual Garden State Film Festival will be held in Asbury Park from March 27 to 31.
With 911eye, NJ cops can see your emergency in real-time
The emergency video streaming service works with smartphones to share data with police.
Bill would tweak rules for helping veteran business owners
The legislation is designed to give disabled veteran business owners 3 percent of all NJ state contracts.
Research shows we are driving more than ever
A new AAA survey finds we are driving more now than we were just a few years ago — an increase of 8 percent. The research comes from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.
Report show Jersey making progress for young child welfare
A new national report on early childhood well-being places New Jersey high on the list of states that seem to be moving in the right direction.
Jersey makes progress employing people with disabilities
Group says we could still do more to prepare people, disabled and otherwise, in high school.