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.
6 ways New Jerseyans can prevent electrical fires at home, work
There were an estimated 47,000 home fires sparked by electrical problem in 2014, resulting in 520 deaths, according to PSE&G.
NJ police keeping databases of private surveillance cams
The growing proliferation of surveillance cameras around businesses and homes prompts one Mercer County police department to organize a database for future use in their investigations.
Manufacturing is still a major economic force in NJ
Manufacturing in New Jersey includes chemicals and pharmaceuticals and food manufacturing, providing jobs for more than 300,000 people.
NJ doctors dealing with more red tape and less income, survey finds
A survey by a Roseland law firm finds many New Jersey doctors battling a two-headed monster of increasing paperwork and declining income.
As casinos close, can sports help save Atlantic City?
As the sports world continues to expand, so do the convention and event chances for a place like Atlantic City, as they try to fill the gap created by a shrinking casino industry.
Study finds few benefits for North Jersey casino expansion
Study shows relatively few new permanent jobs would be created because the North Jersey gaming halls would not be a destination for families
Apartment construction outpacing single-family homes in NJ
Jersey housing construction permits soared in August, but single-family construction continues to lag, according to the U.S. Census.
Help Wanted: NJ small businesses are hurting for talent
Whether it's "soft skills" or technical skills, businesses in New Jersey say they have trouble finding the right people for the job.
NJ legislation would make sure service dogs aren’t denied from public spaces
Assemblywoman Pam Lampitt is backing legislation she says is needed to underscore acceptance of service dogs in public places.
NJ university hopes lock boxes for students will be key in fighting drug abuse
Stockton University in Galloway Township is working to stem drug misuse by offering resident students lock boxes for their medicines.