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Lens on Lightfoot Collaboration Ends Series

The "Lens on Lightfoot" collaboration, which included the Better Government Association, Block Club Chicago, Chalkbeat Chicago, The Chicago Reporter, The TRiiBE, The Daily Line and La Raza, ended on Oct. 31. The project reunited many of the partners responsible for, which reported extensively on the mayoral election. Each participating newsroom brought its own editorial focus to Lens on Lightfoot, looking at topics such as housing, education, health, governance, the police, economic development, environment and taxes. The content is housed on the individual publications’ websites and collected on a landing page at

Emily Roseman to Lead INN Research

As research director and editor, Roseman will run INN Index, an annual study and the most comprehensive source of data about the emerging nonprofit news field. INN's more than 300 members work as an innovation network reinventing and rebuilding journalism as a public service.