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.
New app helps NJ hikers track trails and find key attractions
A new app that you can add to your phone or smart device allows you to visit New Jersey parks and recreation areas armed with detailed info about attractions and sites.
To prevent accidents at the accident scenes, NJ trains first responders
New Jersey has trained more than 9-thousand police, firefighters and other first responders in traffic incident management...hands-on skills at the scene of a highway accident or medical emergency.
Report identifies Jersey Shore’s winners and losers when sea levels rise
The ongoing sea level rise from global warming will impact New Jersey's coast in varying degrees, according to a new report.
Gaming industry backs NJ’s fight for sports betting
The American Gaming Association says they are solidly behind New Jersey's efforts to change federal law to allow states to participate in sports betting.
How to make workers happier around the holidays
A new survey from Accountemps finds half of U.S. workers are more happy during the holidays. But more than a third are stressed.
Teen drinkers become bad sleepers, Rutgers research finds
A Rutgers-Camden researcher has discovered an important link between insomnia among early adolescents and alcohol use frequency.
A few surprises, but not much change in Trenton’s legislature
Little changed in the balance of power in the legislature Tuesday night, with Democrats remaining firmly in control.
Voters to Christie: ‘Don’t let the door hit you on the way out’
On this election eve, a new Fairleigh-Dickinson/Public Mind poll on Gov. Christie's tenure finds better than 4 in 10 describing him as among Jersey's worst governors.
NJ researchers will work to curb a deadly fungal infection
Rutgers will receive $300,000 from the Centers for Disease Control to investigate a deadly pathogen.
Hey, Garden State — Maybe stop raking those leaves!
A naturalist with the National Wildlife Federation advises New Jersey homeowners to "park the rake" this fall and leave the leaves where they are.