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Detroit Free Press
Knight, Kresge foundations to grant $8M to local artsarts in metro Detroit are making 11th-hour appeals for applications with nearly
Knight, Kresge foundations to grant $8M to local arts
Detroit Free Press / Posted 16 hours ago
arts in metro Detroit are making 11th-hour appeals for applications with nearly $8 million at stake. Leaders from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation of Miami are holding "office hours" from 2-4 p.m. Saturday at the Museum of Contemporary... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orlando ranks poorly as a storefront citythe “typical large metropolitan area” according to the survey, which had about
Orlando ranks poorly as a storefront city
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
the “typical large metropolitan area” according to the survey, which had about 850 storefront businesses in their urban core. City Observatory is supported by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and is led by Joe Cortright, an urban economi... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Alan Miller commentary: Dispatch prepared to fight for public recordsreport, which involved a survey of top editors in major print and online public
Alan Miller commentary: Dispatch prepared to fight for public records
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
report, which involved a survey of top editors in major print and online publications, was released last week by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation in association with the American Society of News Editors, the Associated Press Media... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
The shows will go on: Michigan Opera Theatre looks to future with $50 million campaignwas valued at just more than $2 million at the end of MOT's fiscal 2015, and an
The shows will go on: Michigan Opera Theatre looks to future with $50 million campaign
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 6 days ago
was valued at just more than $2 million at the end of MOT's fiscal 2015, and another worth $600,000 or more from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation as part of $8 million in endowment grants made to six local arts organizations in... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Editors say ability to defend First Amendment is decliningtraditionally have defended such freedoms on behalf of the public. The survey
Editors say ability to defend First Amendment is declining
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
traditionally have defended such freedoms on behalf of the public. The survey of 66 editors was released today by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation in conjunction with American Society of News Editors (ASNE), Associated Press Media Editors... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Volunteers needed to install signs near Wayne Stateas sustainable and healthy forms of transportation,” the group said in a press
Volunteers needed to install signs near Wayne State
Detroit Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
as sustainable and healthy forms of transportation,” the group said in a press release. It is partially funded by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan. Read or Share this story:... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
“Fourth Bluff” signs at Downtown park highlight new projectand Columbus, Georgia have also been invited to participate in the Reimagining
“Fourth Bluff” signs at Downtown park highlight new project
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 13 days ago
and Columbus, Georgia have also been invited to participate in the Reimagining the Civic Commons project. The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, The Kresge Foundation and The Rockefeller Foundation are sponsors. Staff writer Daniel... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Grant to create bicycle park in AkronChallenge. If you take this highway often, you may soon need to find a new rout
Grant to create bicycle park in Akron
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 13 days ago
Challenge. If you take this highway often, you may soon need to find a new route. It was a $120,000 grant from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, a contest to help cities attract and keep talented people, all while expanding economic... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Inside|Out art popping up in Akron areaart in six Akron neighborhoods. Project coordinator Roza Maille said the respon
Inside|Out art popping up in Akron area
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 14 days ago
art in six Akron neighborhoods. Project coordinator Roza Maille said the response to the project, funded through the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, was positive. “We learned that people really loved it, and we were excited to reach out... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side News & Notesfunds GREATER AKRON — Two local projects were selected to receive some of the
South Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 14 days ago
funds GREATER AKRON — Two local projects were selected to receive some of the $5 million in funding provided by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation as winners of the Knight Cities Challenge. Downtown Akron Innerbelt Bicycle Park by... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Akron Symphony to debut �Sounds of Akron� with community celebrationwas a humanity to it.” The sounds were collected via the app from May 15 to No
Akron Symphony to debut �Sounds of Akron� with community celebration
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 15 days ago
was a humanity to it.” The sounds were collected via the app from May 15 to Nov. 15 for the project funded by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Needham, who currently serves as composer-in-residence and assistant professor of music at... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Inside|Out art popping up in West Akron, Wallhavenyear with 30 pieces of art in six Akron neighborhoods. Maille said the response
Inside|Out art popping up in West Akron, Wallhaven
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 15 days ago
year with 30 pieces of art in six Akron neighborhoods. Maille said the response to the project, funded through the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, was positive. “We learned that people really loved it, and we were excited to reach out... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
West Side News & Notesfunds GREATER AKRON — Two local projects were selected to receive some of the
West Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 15 days ago
funds GREATER AKRON — Two local projects were selected to receive some of the $5 million in funding provided by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation as winners of the Knight Cities Challenge. Downtown Akron Innerbelt Bicycle Park by... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Foundations contribute to WSU scholarship in Rosen's nameRosen in Detroit. The Honorable Gerald E. Rosen Scholarship for Community Comm
Foundations contribute to WSU scholarship in Rosen's name
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 16 days ago
Rosen in Detroit. The Honorable Gerald E. Rosen Scholarship for Community Commitment is a collaboration among the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, the Ford Foundation and the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan, the university... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
6 Detroit projects to share in $640,000 as part of second Knight Cities ChallengeThe Miami-based John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has awarded six Detroit
6 Detroit projects to share in $640,000 as part of second Knight Cities Challenge
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 17 days ago
The Miami-based John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has awarded six Detroit projects nearly $640,000 in grants as part of the second round of funding in the Knight Cities Challenge. Launched in 2015, the challenge provides funding to bring to... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Foundation awards grants to help Detroit, other citiesDETROIT (AP) - The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has announced that si
Foundation awards grants to help Detroit, other cities
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 17 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has announced that six Detroit projects are among 37 nationwide that will share $5 million as winners of the second annual Knight Cities Challenge. The grants are aimed at helping 26... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Detroit projects that received Knight foundation grantsDETROIT (AP) - The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation announced that these
Detroit projects that received Knight foundation grants
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 17 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation announced that these six Detroit projects are among 37 nationwide that will share $5 million as winners of the second annual Knight Cities Challenge: $30,000 for Pedal to Porch: Explore... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Detroit projects that received Knight foundation grantsDETROIT (AP) - The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation announced that these
Detroit projects that received Knight foundation grants
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 17 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation announced that these six Detroit projects are among 37 nationwide that will share $5 million as winners of the second annual Knight Cities Challenge: $30,000 for Pedal to Porch: Explore... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Foundation awards grants to help Detroit, other citiesDETROIT (AP) - The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has announced that si
Foundation awards grants to help Detroit, other cities
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 17 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has announced that six Detroit projects are among 37 nationwide that will share $5 million as winners of the second annual Knight Cities Challenge. The grants are aimed at helping 26... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Detroit projects that received Knight foundation grantsDETROIT (AP) - The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation announced that these
Detroit projects that received Knight foundation grants
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 17 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation announced that these six Detroit projects are among 37 nationwide that will share $5 million as winners of the second annual Knight Cities Challenge: $30,000 for Pedal to Porch: Explore... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Foundation awards grants to help Detroit, other citiesDETROIT (AP) - The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has announced that si
Foundation awards grants to help Detroit, other cities
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 17 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has announced that six Detroit projects are among 37 nationwide that will share $5 million as winners of the second annual Knight Cities Challenge. The grants are aimed at helping 26... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Museum installing spring round of outdoor art reproductionswill be on display from April to July. The second round is from August to Octob
Museum installing spring round of outdoor art reproductions
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
will be on display from April to July. The second round is from August to October. The program is sponsored by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Once installation is complete, downloadable maps will be posted... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Museum installing spring round of outdoor art reproductionswill be on display from April to July. The second round is from August to Octob
Museum installing spring round of outdoor art reproductions
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
will be on display from April to July. The second round is from August to October. The program is sponsored by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Once installation is complete, downloadable maps will be posted... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Museum installing spring round of outdoor art reproductionswill be on display from April to July. The second round is from August to Octob
Museum installing spring round of outdoor art reproductions
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
will be on display from April to July. The second round is from August to October. The program is sponsored by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Once installation is complete, downloadable maps will be posted... Read more
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The Alpena News
Museum installing spring round of outdoor art reproductionswill be on display from April to July. The second round is from August to Octob
Museum installing spring round of outdoor art reproductions
The Alpena News / Posted 18 days ago
will be on display from April to July. The second round is from August to October. The program is sponsored by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Once installation is complete, downloadable maps will be posted... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Museum installing spring round of outdoor art reproductionswill be on display from April to July. The second round is from August to Octob
Museum installing spring round of outdoor art reproductions
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 18 days ago
will be on display from April to July. The second round is from August to October. The program is sponsored by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Once installation is complete, downloadable maps will be posted... Read more
6 related stories
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Museum installing spring round of outdoor art reproductionswill be on display from April to July. The second round is from August to Octob
Museum installing spring round of outdoor art reproductions
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 18 days ago
will be on display from April to July. The second round is from August to October. The program is sponsored by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Once installation is complete, downloadable maps will be posted... Read more
6 related stories
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9&10 News Cadillac
Museum installing spring round of outdoor art reproductionswill be on display from April to July. The second round is from August to Octob
Museum installing spring round of outdoor art reproductions
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 18 days ago
will be on display from April to July. The second round is from August to October. The program is sponsored by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Once installation is complete, downloadable maps will be posted... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Swing a tune: Detroit's interactive new art attractionThe installation's Detroit unveiling involved cooperation among the Detroit 300
Swing a tune: Detroit's interactive new art attraction
Detroit Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
The installation's Detroit unveiling involved cooperation among the Detroit 300 Conservancy, Quicken Loans and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Robert Gregory, president of the Detroit 300 Conservancy, and others introduced the... Read more
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MLive.com
City officials hope to have OpenCounter economic development tool up by end of monthitself. OpenCounter got its start in Santa Cruz through a Code for America fel
City officials hope to have OpenCounter economic development tool up by end of month
MLive.com / Posted 23 days ago
itself. OpenCounter got its start in Santa Cruz through a Code for America fellowship and comes with support from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. Will Forgrave, Jackson's public information officer, said in the release that he believes... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Musical swing installation headed to Detroit's Campus Martius Park next weekin cooperation with Quicken Loans Inc., Bedrock Detroit, the DetroitParks and R
Musical swing installation headed to Detroit's Campus Martius Park next week
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 27 days ago
in cooperation with Quicken Loans Inc., Bedrock Detroit, the DetroitParks and Recreation Department and and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. The installation is a 2015 winner of the foundation's Knight Cities Challenge, which... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Winners announced in first Knight Arts Challengeneighborhoods, 27 projects were named winners of the city’s first Knight Arts C
Winners announced in first Knight Arts Challenge
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 1 months ago
neighborhoods, 27 projects were named winners of the city’s first Knight Arts Challenge March 15. A project of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, the challenge is a three-year effort to fund the best ideas for engaging and enriching the... Read more

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