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Nine Chicago Arts Groups Receive MacArthur Grants for International Collaborations...And three of them are Logan Foundation grantees!

Albany Park Theater Program, SkyART and Young Chicago Authors are all honored as Chicago arts and culture organizations for diverse artistic exchanges.

“Cross-cultural exchanges bring renewed perspective and vision to Chicago’s vibrant arts and culture organizations,” Chicago Commitment Director Tara Magner said.

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The Chicago journalist who broke the story of Laquan McDonald’s shooting death will not be compelled to turn over his sources or testify in open court, a judge has ruled.

Cook County Judge Vincent Gaughan quashed a motion Wednesday morning from attorneys representing former Chicago Police officer Jason Van Dyke, who had sought to subpoena reporter Jamie Kalven.

The independent journalist was the first to report on the now-infamous dashcam footage that showed McDonald’s death and refuted the department’s public statements.

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Inaugural ChiArts Photography Competition

"Coinciding with a grant to build and equip a photography lab at ChiArts High School, we initiated a competition for students to show their best work created during the year. The seven finalists were chosen by a staff committee at ChiArts, and the order of the seven candidates was then decided by the full board of The Reva and David Logan Foundation. We were pleased and amazed by the excellence of the entries, and we were happy to award each with a cash prize. Well done to all!" Richard Logan

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