The Chicago Headline Club just announced finalists for the 39th annual Peter Lisagor Awards for Exemplary Journalism, which recognizes the best journalism in the state. Catalyst Chicago and The Chicago Reporter received nine nominations. Wish us luck!
Linda Lenz, Chicago Catalyst publisher and founder, will be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award.
The Lisagor awards dinner will be held Friday May 6, 2016, at The Union League Club of Chicago, 65 W. Jackson St. Cocktails begin at 5:30 p.m. and the dinner and awards presentation is at 7 p.m.