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.
Agritoursim keeps Jersey farms afloat — and fall’s a great season to visit
New Jersey farms are well into agritourism this fall, with hayrides and pumpkin picking the order of the day on most farms. But it is much more than just a fun and educational exercise for visitors.
NJ utilities discuss how to boost electric car use
The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities will convene a Trenton meeting Friday with the stakeholders who would hash out the future of electric vehicle support in the state.
Camden County rolls out new strategy to curb homelessness
Camden county Freeholders have unveiled a 6-point plan to try and curb the county's high incidence of homelessness.
A call on Congress to make cancer research and treatment a priority
Hundreds of cancer treatment funding advocates gathered in Washington Tuesday to lobby members of Congress to prioritize cancer research and treatment.
‘Complete Streets’ program helps retrofit NJ towns for pedestrians and cyclists
A program to make streets in Jersey towns more user-friendly for pedestrians, bicyclists and drivers is a collaboration between Rutgers and the state Transportation Department.
Monarch butterflies making a comeback in NJ — What you can do to help
Thanks to the efforts by New Jersey conservationists, the beautiful monarch butterfly is making a comeback.
Hurricane sent NJ gas prices rising. When will they come back down?
Those eye-popping gas price spikes should peak in the next few days, according to Patrick DeHaan of gasbuddy.com.
Lights, cameras … big bucks! NJ not Hollywood, but still reels in show business
The New Jersey Motion Picture and Television Commission is well into another busy year, coordinating film and video projects statewide.
Refunds for late NJ Transit trains? NJ lawmaker says yes
A bill sponsored by Assemblyman Rob Clifton, R-Monmouth, would force NJ Transit to offer a free replacement ticket to a rail rider if their train is more than an hour late.
Why did the diamondback terrapin cross the road? Trying to survive in Jersey
A lawmaker wants shore towns to ramp up protection for a favorite Jersey animal, the diamondback terrapin, a type of turtle that inhabits salt marshes.