NJ Spotlight

35%
NJ Spotlight | November 18, 2019 | Number of The Day
Even as the movement to legalize adult-use marijuana has grown in New Jersey, marijuana-related arrests have risen markedly, according to the American Civil Liberties Union ...
$6B
NJ Spotlight | November 15, 2019 | Number of The Day
Today, Nov. 15, is America Recycles Day; New Jersey certainly is doing its part in support of the nationwide initiative. The state had an overall ...
25%
NJ Spotlight | November 14, 2019 | Number of The Day
Lung cancer is the No. 1 killer of women and men with cancer in the United States. While this year’s “State of Lung Cancer” estimated ...
$2.55M
NJ Spotlight | November 13, 2019 | Number of The Day
There are significant disparities in New Jerseyans’ health outcomes, based on race, ethnicity, income and geography. To help eliminate those inequities and build a “culture of ...
1.5M
NJ Spotlight | November 12, 2019 | Number of The Day
One of the country’s top wine producers, with a yield of 1.5 million gallons in 2016, New Jersey is home to more than 50 licensed ...
Veterans Day
NJ Spotlight | November 11, 2019 |
Today, Americans honor U.S. service members. NJ Spotlight is not publishing new stories today. It will return to its regular publication schedule tomorrow.
700,000
NJ Spotlight | November 8, 2019 | Number of The Day
The Trump administration is working on policies that would limit people’s access to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), potentially affecting 68,000 of the 700,000 ...
45%
NJ Spotlight | November 8, 2019 | Number of The Day
Of the New Jersey hospitals that participated in Leapfrog’s Fall 2019 Hospital Safety survey, 45% scored an A. More than half (55%) received an A ...
$34.5 M
NJ Spotlight | November 6, 2019 | Number of The Day
Three government agencies have awarded $34.5 million to the RCSB Protein Data Bank headquartered at Rutgers University in New Brunswick for continued operation of what ...