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 […]

Lisagors are coming — save the dates

March 20, 2017 Ben Meyerson 0

Did you enter the Lisagor Awards this year? Wanna know if you’re nominated? Of course, you do! The fastest way to find out is to join the Chicago Headline Club at Latinicity (108 N. State St., Chicago)  on Thursday, April 6! Join your colleagues in toasting your nomination. OK, and […]

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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Congratulations to the winners!

May 6, 2016 admin 0

  CHICAGO, May 6, 2016 – The Chicago Headline Club, one of the largest Society of Professional Journalists chapters in the country, presented the winners of its 2015 Lisagor Awards at its annual awards dinner tonight before more than 300 people at the Union League Club of Chicago. The awards […]

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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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And the Lifetime Achievement Winners are…

March 24, 2016 admin 0

The Chicago Headline Club, one of the largest Society of Professional Journalists chapters in the country, is pleased to announce the winners of its Lifetime Achievement Awards for 2015. The honors go to veteran journalists Jon Hilkevitch, Linda Lenz and Harry Porterfield, who will be honored for their extraordinary work in Chicago journalism […]

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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 […]