More articles Local Journalism Explainer Future of Journalism, Local Journalism New Jersey Journalism Project Offers Hope Amid Local-News Crisis June 3, 2021 The Civic Info Consortium announced its first round of grantees and could serve as a model for states seeking to revive local news in an era of rampant consolidation. Explainer Internet Access, Local Journalism Connecting the Dreams and the Details March 5, 2021 Two recent Free Press victories show the work it takes to turn ambitious ideas into policies and programs that will actually improve people’s lives. Explainer Local Journalism Organizing to Respond to Information Needs in N.J. News Deserts October 7, 2020 News Voices: New Jersey’s aim is to address systemic barriers — and prepare the ground for an accessible and resilient local-media ecosystem to take root. Explainer Local Journalism Organizing Communities to Transform Local News in Colorado August 25, 2020 News Voices: Colorado is launching to help strengthen local news in a state that's seen widespread newsroom closures and journalist layoffs. Explainer Local Journalism 6 Months of News Voices: New Jersey December 22, 2015 News Voices launched with this question: What if the future of journalism lies in developing deep and meaningful connections between reporters and residents? Explainer Local Journalism Centering Community-Info Needs During the COVID-19 Pandemic April 9, 2020 Access to trustworthy news and information can be a matter of life and death right now. Here's what News Voices is doing to uplift community needs. Insights & Opinions Future of Journalism, Local Journalism Policymakers and Others Respond to the Local-News Crisis January 9, 2020 The decades-long decline in traditional local news reached red alert in 2019, prompting cities, states and the U.S. Congress to take action. Explainer Local Journalism No News Is Not Good News August 20, 2015 More than half of the respondents to our survey said their communities in New Jersey don’t get enough local coverage. Explainer Local Journalism Transforming Criminal-Legal System Reporting in Philadelphia December 18, 2019 The Shift the Narrative Project aims to replace prevailing media narratives with complex stories about trauma, safety and crime. Explainer Local Journalism Powerful Stories of Economic Insecurity in New Jersey December 16, 2019 An ambitious multimedia project, 37 Voices showcases stories of people struggling to get by in an era of rising income inequality.