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The Opioid Epidemic in New Jersey — an NJ Spotlight Roundtable
NJ Spotlight | June 27, 2018 | Roundtables
As the Garden State continues to stem the tide of opioid deaths, funding must be found for new initiatives and emerging evidence-based protocols
NJ 2018 Primary Results at a Glance
NJ Spotlight | June 6, 2018 | Primary 2018
Check out the winners and losers in all the contests across the Garden State
Join Us Tonight for Live Updates of All Primary Contests
NJ Spotlight | June 5, 2018 | Politics
Starting at 8:30 tonight, you can track primary results across New Jersey — right from our homepage
Critical Data for Primary Decisions
NJ Spotlight | May 23, 2018 | Politics
From in-depth assessments of candidates and contests to at-a-glance overviews of legislative districts, NJ Spotlight delivers the facts and figures to make smart choices
Marijuana Legalization in NJ: Opportunities and Challenges
NJ Spotlight | May 15, 2018 | Roundtables
Legalized recreational marijuana could bring a significant boost to the state coffers, but for it to take off, numerous issues must be resolved
Sorting Out the Primary Pack for NJ’s Midterm Congressional Races
NJ Spotlight | April 5, 2018 | Politics
NJ Spotlight’s Colleen O’Dea visits WHYY and puts the contests in context
New Jersey's Energy Future: Modernizing Energy Infrastructure
NJ Spotlight | March 20, 2018 | Roundtables
New Jersey's energy infrastructure is old and susceptible to extreme weather. Given these limitations, how can the state move ahead?
Crunching the Numbers
NJ Spotlight | March 14, 2018 | Budget
John Reitmeyer, NJ Spotlight’s budget and public finance writer, discusses the implications of Gov. Phil Murphy’s first budget on NJTV
New Jersey's Energy Future: Renewable Energy
NJ Spotlight | February 27, 2018 | Roundtables
At this NJ Spotlight Roundtable, experts, advocates, and officials tackled the two essential questions facing the state's renewable-energy future — timeframe and cost
Podcast: Getting to the Root of Food Insecurity in Newark
NJ Spotlight | February 2, 2018 | Healthcare
A discussion of the complex reasons why so many people have limited or no access to healthy food, moderated by NJ Spotlight healthcare reporter Lilo H. Stainton
Putting Murphy's Pick to Lead the EDA in Perspective
NJ Spotlight | January 26, 2018 | Budget
NJ Spotlight budget and public finance writer visits WHYY to assess the new governor's choice to head up the Economic Development Authority
New Jersey’s Former Governors Remember the Late Brendan Byrne
NJ Spotlight | January 8, 2018 | Politics
Thomas Kean, James Florio, James McGreevey — along with Byrne’s biographer, Don Linky — recall the governor and the man they knew
New Jersey's Energy Future: Electric Vehicles
NJ Spotlight | December 18, 2017 | Roundtables
An NJ Roundtable that delivered both a high-level look at the future of EVs and a slightly more granular discussion of roadblocks and obstacles to progress
Something New for Our Readers
NJ Spotlight | November 21, 2017 | Event
Please welcome Today's Spotlight, our revamped, redesigned daily email newsletter
Live Results from the 2017 Gubernatorial Race
NJ Spotlight | November 7, 2017 | Elections 2017
Up-to-the-Minute Results from 2017 Legislative Contests
NJ Spotlight | November 7, 2017 | Elections 2017
Keeping Tabs on the Voting for the 2017 Ballot Questions
NJ Spotlight | November 7, 2017 | Elections 2017
Do You Have a Message for NJ’s Next Governor?
NJ Spotlight | November 2, 2017 | Elections 2017
What are your priorities for the next NJ governor? Help us build the ‘people’s agenda’
Join the Voting Block: Host your Own Political Potluck
NJ Spotlight | August 18, 2017 |
Find out what matters to you and your neighbors this November
Your Interactive Guide to the Candidates, Issues, and Critical Data
NJ Spotlight | June 1, 2016 | Elections 2016
From reviewing an incumbent's record to checking out a challenger or even just finding a polling place . . .
Podcast: Don't Let New Jersey Go Down the Drain! Managing Water in Our Cities
NJ Spotlight | December 31, 2015 | Podcasts
A closer look at an infrastructure issue with huge impacts for urban areas
Podcast: The Power of ‘CivicTech’ to Involve People in Civic Affairs
NJ Spotlight | December 31, 2015 | Podcasts
A movement to empower citizens through technology takes root in Newark and Jersey City
Podcast: Development 2025 — What Does the Future Hold for New Jersey Cities?
NJ Spotlight | December 29, 2015 | Podcasts
Prominent developers discuss expectations and challenges for Garden State’s urban centers
Podcast: Is Abbott Dead? School Reform and Funding in the Cities
NJ Spotlight | December 28, 2015 | Podcasts
The landmark education ruling has long impacted school funding, but is it relevant any longer?
Podcast: Why Cities? CEOs on Benefits and Challenges of Urban Locations
NJ Spotlight | December 27, 2015 | Podcasts
The heads of PSEG and Panasonic talk about calling Newark their corporate home
Podcast: The Arts as an Economic Driver
NJ Spotlight | December 24, 2015 | Podcasts
How are the arts impacting communities across the Garden State?
Podcast: Spotlight on Leadership -- Meet Father Ed
NJ Spotlight | December 23, 2015 | Podcasts
The renowned headmaster of Saint Benedict’s Prep on success with his students
Podcast: Fight the Blight: Can We Solve Our Foreclosure Crisis?
NJ Spotlight | December 22, 2015 | Podcasts
What’s being done and what can be done to address housing and foreclosure?
Podcast: Community Policing -- Old Idea or New Solution?
NJ Spotlight | December 22, 2015 | Podcasts
There are renewed calls for community policing in NJ, but what does that mean?
Podcast: New Jersey Urban Mayors -- The New Generation
NJ Spotlight | December 21, 2015 | Podcasts
What are the ingredients for a successful city? Three mayors have their say
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