Program Schedule

The Morning Program with RNJ Morning Mike:
Weekdays 5:30AM – 10AM

Join RNJ Morning Mike to get up and on your way each weekday morning. Joyce Estey has the latest news, Tom Note keeps tabs on your commute, and Frank Lombardo has an eye on the sky for the weather from 5:30 to 10 a.m. We mix in your favorite music, info on local happenings, and interviews with guests who have some great stories to tell.


Afternoons with Chuck Reiger:
Weekdays 12PM – 3PM

Join Chuck Reiger as he gets you through the day with a blend of 60’s, 70’s, and 80’s.


The Long Way Home with Russ Long:
Weekdays 3PM – 7PM

Join Russ each weekday afternoon with his cast of characters and features all designed to make your Long way home an easy one.

At 4:45 it’s another edition of “Something You Should Know” with a wide variety of topics and subjects that all have one thing in common…they’re all something you should know.

All that plus “Local News” with Tom O’Halloren, “The Afternoon Traffic Report” with Ed Kalegi, weather from WeatherWorks and, of course, Russ, too.


Saturday Morning with Mike Galley:
Saturdays 6AM – 10AM


The Jay Edwards Program:
Saturdays 10AM – 2PM

Jay Edwards plays Northwest Jersey’s hit music of yesterday (a-ha, Journey, Rick Springfield, Madonna) and today (Daughtry, Bruno Mars, Magic, Kelly Clarkson).  Jay will have your RNJ News Kickers, Entertainment Buzz, Sports, ABC News at the top of every hour, Breaking News, Weather Updates, Traffic Alerts and much more. If you have a song you want to hear or dedicate, you can email Jay at

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Just Jazz:
Sundays 10AM – 1PM

“Just Jazz Featuring the Sinatra Hour with Bob Bernotas.” Every Sunday morning join Bob for songs from the Great American Songbook – and featuring an hour of the music of Frank Sinatra from 11:00 ‘til Noon. Bob is a Jazz author, historian, lecturer, and teaches a Jazz appreciation course at Rutgers. Tune in for three hours of great music and some notes behind the songs, “Just Jazz Featuring the Sinatra Hour with Bob Bernotas”.


The Lutheran Hour:
Sundays @ 7PM

The Lutheran Hour® which began in 1930, is the world’s longest-running, Christian outreach radio program. It proclaims the message of Jesus Christ to more than 800,000 people each week over 1300 radio stations across North America. It is also broadcast on the American Forces Network to reach military personnel and their families around the world. [ via The Lutheran Hour ]


Church of the Covenant:
Sundays @ 8PM

We are a congregation of the Orthodox Presbyterian Church. Orthodox means “straight teaching” and being Prebyterian means that we are a connected to many sister churches in the region and around the world.  We in particular are part of the regional Presbytery of New Jersey a family of churches all in this state.  Because we are a part of this family and this denomination, you can be confident that any Orthodox Presbyterian Church that you visit is going to be just like your home church in what they teach and often very similar in how they do things.


Let’s Talk About It with Rev. Frank Fowler:
Mondays 10AM – 11AM

Join Rev. Frank Fowler (Trinity Church) for an hour long discussion of the difficulties and joys of everyday living.


Healthier Living with Maria Chervenak & Joan Moskowitz:
Alt. Tuesdays 10AM – 11AM

Join Maria Chervenak for Healthier Living Alternating Tuesdays from 10:00AM till 11:00AM. Presented by the Hackettstown Regional Medical Center to discuss medical related topics, as well as suggestions on preventative medicine.


Inside Centenary with Tom O’Halloren:
Alternating Tuesdays 10AM – 11AM

Join Tom O’Halloren every other Tuesday from 10AM to 11AM as he keeps you up to date on Centenary’s projects and events.


The Local Impact with Joyce Estey, Chuck Haytaian & Bob Giordano:

First Wednesday 10AM – 11AM

What do you get when you combine a former New Jersey Assemby speaker, local Mayor and a News Director together in one program with Federal, State, County and Local Issues? You get ‘The Local Impact.’ An intimate view on how the issues affect you. Tune in at 10AM, the first Wednesday of the month to listen to former New Jersey Assembly Speaker Chuck Haytaian, Independence Mayor Bob Giordano and RNJ News Director Joyce Estey, discuss the issues that impact you. “The Local Impact” on the local station, RNJ.


Educationally Speaking with Joyce Estey & Will Austin:
Third Wednesday 10AM – 11AM

One Wednesday a month at 10AM, WRNJ News Director Joyce Estey joins Dr. Will Austin, President of Warren County Community College for “Educationally Speaking.” You’ll learn why community college is a great idea, whether you plan to enter the workforce or transfer later to a four year college. Listen as Joyce and Will show you how WCCC is learning without limits.


Newsline with Joyce Estey:
Thursdays 10AM – 11AM

RNJ’s News Directior (Joyce Estey) goes behind the headlines, into the heart of the matter with local issues. Every Thursday from 10:00AM – 11:00AM.


Monte Cristo Sports Thing with Monte Perez & Chris Rosa:
Thursdays 7PM-8PM

Monte and Chris are locked, loaded and ready to go with their new sports talk show and there not your run of the mill hosts. They will give you a maximum amount of sports talk and entertainment in a minimal amount of time.


Something You Should Know with Mike Carruthers:
Weekdays At 7:30AM and 4:45PM

Mike Carruthers is the creator and host of Something You Should Know (wisdom and advice for life). Mike began his radio career over 25 years ago and has worked on the air at KBIG, KIQQ, & KLSX in Los Angeles as well as several other stations in the US.  Mike has also hosted radio specials for Westwood One and ABC Radio and has voiced television projects for 20th Century-Fox, Superstation WTBS and Baywatch.


The Doctor’s Orders:
Weekdays After The 8AM Local News

What do you need to know to live life to the fullest? The Doctors, four practitioners with four different specialties, are here to give you their orders without all those pesky co-pays.

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork; obstetrician and gynecologist Dr. Lisa Masterson; plastic surgeon and reconstructive surgery expert Dr. Andrew Ordon; and pediatrician Dr. James Sears are your go-to sources for information on the latest medical breakthroughs and cutting-edge practices and procedures.

Get to know these specialists through their advice dispensed daily, as they bust medical myths and answer burning questions that you might be too embarrassed or afraid to ask your own doctor.


A Better Life with Dr. Sanjay Gupta:
Weekdays At 5:45PM


CNN’s Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta is one of America’s most trusted and sought-after sources for health and wellness. Fueled by his passion, A Better Life with Dr. Sanjay Gupta is designed to improve lives. Personable and relatable, he’s reported on the biggest health issues around the world. He is everyone’s doctor, providing perspective on more than just health issues. Dr. Gupta shares his unique insights on wellness and lifestyle, topics you care about.