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.
Forgot your kid? Mandatory alarm proposed for new cars
Jersey Congressman Frank Pallone is pushing for a law to install reminder devices in cars to detect and alert drivers that a child is in the back seat, to deter deaths of kids left in cars.
NJ keeps having tornadoes: How to stay safe
There have been 8 tornadoes in NJ this year.
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.
Survey Shows Sunday is the New Monday for Workers
Is Sunday night the new Monday morning for job stress?
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.
Atlantic City cops giving their cell phone numbers to locals
Atlantic City police have formed a "Neighborhood Coordination Unit," to engage local residents, day-to-day, about their concerns and problems in the city.
Ocean City is No. 1 Town for Vacation Homes in the Country
The shore also has the nation's No. 10.
Vintage Trolley from Wildwood May Be Restored to Former Glory
An old trolley car built in 1913 that served Wildwood for years is about to be fully restored by a company in Iowa.
Robocalls Up by 46% in 2018 — NJ Congressman Wants Crackdown
It's estimated that telemarketers made 26.3 billion unwanted calls in the United States last year, a 46 percent increase from the previous year.
Egg Harbor Twp Police Try Opioid Education in Schools
Egg Harbor Township police have been going into the local high school to teach a new opioid education program.
Atlantic City Convention Business is Humming
The agency that attracts and arranges group conventions and meetings in Atlantic City says that the past year was a very successful one.
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.