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.
NJ electric utilities brace for this high-demand heat wave
Jersey utilities are bracing for the extreme demand on the power delivery system from this extended stretch of very hot and humid weather, as New Jerseyans lean heavily on their air conditioning.
1 million oysters will be deployed at NJ military base Tuesday
Environmentalists with the New York/New Jersey Baykeeper are continuing their replenishment work.
Know how to protect your pets from house fires
Today is, "National Pet Fire Safety Awareness Day," to focus attention on keeping pets safe from fires in the home.
A busy sky in July: 2 full moons, meteors, bright planets
The Jersey July sky is an active one for astronomy buffs, with visable planets, a full moon and meteor showers.
Drivers and pedestrians both get safety lessons in NJ campaign
Street Smart NJ, an awareness campaign designed to curb the high number of pedestrian fatalities on New Jersey's streets and roads, has kicked off another summer safety campaign.
New Jersey had a ‘real’ spring season this year
This just-finished spring season in the Garden State does not break any weather records, despite its very wet finish.
What’s the most annoying thing about your coworkers?
A new survey finds workers have a lot of complaints about their coworkers.
Ocean County prosecutor wants you to ‘Love Thy Neighbor’
There's no room for hate in Ocean County, the prosecutor's office says.
Large sharks showing up off the Jersey Shore
They're just passing through, but swimmers should be cautious.
Memorial Day 2019 to be among busiest ever on NJ roads
Despite ever-rising gas prices, travel watchers are predicting a very busy Memorial Day weekend in New Jersey, especially on the road.
Sandy Hook field trips have been educating kids for 31 years
More than 800 New Jersey middle school students from 32 schools will attend Clean Ocean Action's two-day Seaside Summit on May 15 and 16.
Don’t flush or throw out old medicine: Here’s where to take it
Saturday, April 27 is National Prescription Drug Take Back Day across America, an event that began in the Garden State in 2009.