And the Peter Lisagor Award winners are…

May 12, 2017 Ben Meyerson 0

The Chicago Headline Club, one of the largest Society of Professional Journalists chapters in the country, presented the winners of its 2016 Lisagor Awards at its annual awards dinner tonight before nearly 300 people at the Union League Club of Chicago. The awards recognize the best of Chicago journalism and […]

These are your 2017 Peter Lisagor Award finalists

April 6, 2017 Ben Meyerson 0

The Chicago Headline Club is proud to announce the finalists for the 40th annual Peter Lisagor Awards — a hotly competitive contest that drew a near-record 871 entries this year. The dinner and awards ceremony will be held Friday, May 12, at the Union League Club of Chicago. Tickets are now on […]

Lisagor dinner tickets now on sale

April 5, 2017 Ben Meyerson 0

The Chicago Headline Club will present the winners of its 40th annual Lisagor Awards at its annual awards dinner Friday, May 12, 2017 at the Union League Club of Chicago. Tickets now available on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/40th-annual-peter-lisagor-awards-for-exemplary-journalism-tickets-33482828040 Tickets must be ordered by May 5, with meal types (chicken or vegetarian) specified for […]

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The 2016 Lisagor Awards contest is live!

November 18, 2016 Stan Zoller 0

The Chicago Headline Club is now accepting nominations for 2016 Annual Peter Lisagor Awards! Reports must have been published or aired between January 1, 2016, and December 31, 2016. Entries must be the original work of journalists in Illinois or who work for news media based in the state or […]

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And the Lisagor finalists are…

April 12, 2016 admin 0

Congratulations to the 2015 Lisagor Finalists! And don’t forget: you have until Thursday, April 28 to buy your tickets to the awards dinner! Buy your tickets online.

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It’s not too late!

January 12, 2016 admin 0

If you didn’t make the January 11 deadline for Lisagor submissions, you still have time! We will accept entries through January 31, 2016, but at a higher rate. For members,  $50/entry and for non-members, $70/entry. Nominations must be received online by January 31, 2016, for work between January and December, 2015. […]

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The Lisagors Go Statewide! Entries due by Jan. 11, 2016

November 23, 2015 admin 0

Download the 39th ANNUAL LISAGOR ENTRY FORM! CHICAGO, November 23, 2015 – Journalists, critics and bloggers from across Illinois will be eligible for the first time to compete this year for the prestigious Lisagor prizes awarded by the Chicago Headline Club, one of the largest Society of Professional Journalists chapter in […]

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And the Peter Lisagor Award nominees are…

March 26, 2015 Ben Meyerson 0

The wait is over: Here are the nominees for the 38th Annual Peter Lisagor Awards for Exemplary Journalism. Presented by the Chicago Headline Club, the awards honor the best work done by Chicago-area journalists in 2014. The Chicago Headline Club will announce the winners of these categories, as well as […]

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Congratulations to our 2013 Lisagor winners!

May 3, 2014 admin 0

The Chicago Headline Club presented the winners of its 2013 Lisagor Awards at its annual awards dinner tonight before more than 350 people at the Union League Club of Chicago.  The awards recognize the best of Chicago journalism and are named for Peter Lisagor, the Chicago Daily News’ Washington bureau […]

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The Peter Lisagor Awards — May 2

April 25, 2014 admin 0

The 37th Annual Peter Lisagor Awards for Exemplary Journalism May 2 Master of Ceremonies:  Andy Shaw, Better Government Association  Union League Club of Chicago at 65 W. Jackson Blvd. Cocktails: 5:30 p.m. Dinner and awards presentation: 7 p.m. Parking is $10 in garage adjacent to the ULC Congratulations to our […]