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.
Yes, you can give your dog the flu
Flu is everywhere right now. But what about your pets?
NJ cops reviving 3 times as many overdose victims
State Police figures indicate the use of the overdose antidote naloxone has tripled in New Jersey since 2014. But one expert suggests that the actual use of naloxone is much higher.
Time to make the Monday after Super Bowl a national holiday?
A new survey from Office Team finds more than 7 in 10 human resource managers believe the Monday after Super Bowl should be a paid national holiday.
Raise a glass to Jersey’s wine industry
A new report from The Garden State Wine Growers Association shows an increase of almost 40 percent in the economic impact of New Jersey's wine industry on the state between 2011 and 2016.
Frigid weather and dead batteries drives up calls for AAA help
Bitter cold and dead batteries translated into a 25% increase in the number of calls for help to AAA/Mid-Atlantic over the 10-day holiday period.
Record-breaking cold spell in Jersey? We’re not there yet
It might seem as though this frigid run of weather in New Jersey has been around for a record-breaking spell.
Are parents spending too much money helping their adult kids?
A new CreditCards.com survey finds parents are participating big-time in helping adult children with their finances.
Your house’s pipes can be threatened by extreme cold weather
This extreme cold can also threaten pipes around your dwelling. If they get too cold and freeze, they can rupture and create a flooding mess.
Hunting works? Bear sightings drop dramatically in NJ
Bear/human encounters have dropped sharply in New Jersey this year, according to a new report from the State Department of Environmental Protection.
How to stay warm and save money on utility bills this winter
There are some good ways to stay warm for less money this winter, including the use of technology to control the thermostat in your home.
Most tales of workplace sexual misconduct will never become news
The flood of inappropriate workplace behavior stories in the news will hopefully shed a cold, hard light on an issue that's been under served for too long, according to an expert at Rutgers.
New Jersey can expect a good pumpkin season
This Halloween and fall will enjoy good-sized and plentiful pumpkins in New Jersey. A farm bureau expert says, pin a lot of it on the weather.