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.
Monmouth’s drug abuse help van coming to your town
In Monmouth County, a 32-foot van will be spreading the word about fighting back against addiction and drug abuse.
Would you quit for a better-paying job? Here’s the right way to leave
Better than 4 in 10 workers polled by Office Team say they would leave their current job for one with better pay.
Identity thieves targeting New Jersey residents
New Jersey came in as the 7th-most risky state for ID theft last year, according to a new report from ASecureLife.com.
New Jersey’s mighty microbe may finally get official recognition
A microbe discovered at Rutgers University 75 years ago is close to becoming New Jersey's official state microbe.
Monmouth County tackles issue of opioids and student athletes
Groups engaged in the battle against opioid abuse in Monmouth County will hold a very public, "Athletes & Opioids Conference" at Monmouth University on Wednesday.
Doctor shortage in NJ: Can country 2,000 miles away help?
Only about half of New Jersey's primary care needs are being met because of the shortage.
Carrying a flag to cross the street — Middlesex towns trying it
Keeping pedestrians from getting hit crossing the streets of New Jersey is an ongoing struggle. In East Brunswick, Keep Middlesex Moving is trying something called "Flag It!"
Bald eagle comeback continues in NJ
The Conserve Wildlife Foundation reports 123 bald eagle chicks have taken wing for the first time in New Jersey this year
NJ to allow lower-income residents to tap into solar energy
New Jersey is rapidly moving ahead with a plan to bring the benefits of solar energy to urban and low-income residents.
Pedestrian safety campaign starts on LBI
The North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority has kicked off a summer effort on Long Beach Island centered on pedestrian safety.