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.
Spectacular lunar eclipse on weekend of Jan. 20-21
The next lunar eclipse is coming between Jan. 20 and 21 and, weather permitting, it will be something to see.
NJ government holding $4.7 billion that people haven’t claimed yet
New Jersey's Treasury Department has been reaching out to veterans and widows in the state to reconnect state-held assets with their rightful owners.
Low gas prices in NJ — while it lasts
The sweet ride for those low Jersey gas prices will likely continue into the new year, according to one oil industry expert.
Wanted: Amateur weather watchers — Here’s how to volunteer
Those with an interest in weather can volunteer to be a weather observer in the Garden State.
Want a new home for Christmas? It’s the best time for buyers
Research shows that in most areas of the country, timing is everything when it comes to home-buying.
Beware when signing up for credit cards at checkout
Here's some cautionary advice this holiday shopping season.
NJ unemployment rate hits 17-year low
State Department of Labor and Workforce Development Commissioner Robert Asaro-Angelo says it is positive and historic news.
Cut food stamps? 15,000 veterans in NJ rely on them
A New Jersey group fighting hunger in the state points to a new report that shows New Jersey veterans rely on assistance for food.
Student loan debt drags on Jersey economy, study finds
Better than 6 in 10 Jersey college grads carry student loan debt, according to a new study done by Monmouth University for New Jersey Realtors.
Know about insurance fraud in NJ? Here’s how to report it
Insurance fraud is a big problem, both in New Jersey and the nation.
NJ considers not suspending drivers for failure to pay tickets
Assemblyman Ron Dancer sponsors legislation to allow drivers with suspended licenses for non-moving violations, such as parking tickets, to drive on a restricted basis.
Jersey Shore’s tidal wetlands are under threat, report says
Climate change and development may combine to swamp tidal wetlands near the shore, according to a new report by the Regional Plan Association.