Windy City Media Group Frontpage News
Celebrating 30 Years of Gay Lesbian Bisexual and Trans News
home search facebook twitter join
Gay News Sponsor Windy City Times 2017-12-13
DOWNLOAD ISSUE
About WCMG Publications News Index  Entertainment Features Bars & Clubs Calendar Videos Advertisers OUT! Guide    Marriage

Sponsor
Sponsor

  PRESS RELEASES

Windy City Times a finalist for 4 Lisagor Awards
2013-03-24

facebook twitter pin it google +1 reddit email


The annual Chicago Headline Club Peter Lisagor Award finalists have been announced. Chicago's LGBT weekly newspaper Windy City Times has been nominated for four of the prestigious honors.

The winners of the 36th annual awards will be announced this Spring. A wide range of Chicago-area online, print and broadcast media are finalists this year.

The Windy City Times' 8-week Generation Halsted series, an in-depth look at the LGBTQ youth, written primarily by Kate Sosin, Erica Demarest and Bill Healy, is a finalist in the Feature Writing category.

Ross Forman's interview with retired gay football player Esera Tuaolo is a finalist for Sports Story.

And Windy City Times Publisher Tracy Baim is a finalist for writing in two categories: News Column or Commentary (for "In Defense of Cynthia Nixon: Why Born This Way Doesn't Matter") and Editorial Writing ("Journalism 101: The myth of objectivity").

Links to the finalist articles are below:

The 8-week Generation Halsted series, free download link: www.windycitymediagroup.com/sign_up_to_rcv2.php .

Ross Forman's "Esera Tuaolo: Coming back from darkness": www.windycitymediagroup.com/lgbt/Esera-Tuaolo-Coming-back-from-darkness-/38455.html .

Tracy Baim's "In Defense of Cynthia Nixon: Why Born This Way Doesn't Matter": www.windycitymediagroup.com/lgbt/VIEWPOINTS-In-Defense-of-Cynthia-Nixon-Why-Born-This-Way-Doesnt-Matter/35799.html .

Tracy Baim's "Journalism 101: The myth of objectivity": www.windycitymediagroup.com/lgbt/Journalism-101-The-myth-of-objectivity/38578.html .

Headline Club awards link here: www.headlineclub.org/component/content/article/371-congratulations-to-our-lisagor-finalists.html .


facebook twitter pin it google +1 reddit email




Windy City Media Group does not approve or necessarily agree with the views posted below.
Please do not post letters to the editor here. Please also be civil in your dialogue.
If you need to be mean, just know that the longer you stay on this page, the more you help us.


  ARTICLES YOU MIGHT LIKE

Gay News

GLAAD reports LGBTQ representation shockingly low in U.S. Spanish-language media 2017-12-15 - New York — GLAAD, the world's largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, today released its second annual Spanish-language media report Still Invisible. Still Invisible ...


Gay News

Lakeside Pride honors Strawn 2017-12-13 - Lakeside Pride Music Ensembles members presented Member Resources Director Brandon Strawn with its Founders Award in recognition of his longtime contributions to the ...


Gay News

LGBTQ figures part of new Marshall mural 2017-12-05 - Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel was on hand for the dedication of a mural recognizing 20 women notable for contributions to the Chicago Arts. ...


Gay News

WBEZ's Podcast Passport goes queer with 'Nancy' 2017-11-29 - Nancy, the LGBTQ-focused podcast from WNYC that debuted earlier this year, isn't just operating with only one community in mind. Co-hosts Kathy Tu ...


Gay News

Center on Halsted hosts annual TDOR event 2017-11-29 - Community members came close to filling Center on Halsted's Hoover-Leppen Theater on Nov. 20 for an observance of the Transgender Day of Remembrance ...


Gay News

Heels & Hardhats becomes force in state construction industry 2017-11-29 - Jackie and Cyndi Richter, a same-sex couple, founded Heels & Hardhats in 2010 to fulfill their dream of having equality for women and ...


Gay News

'ZooLights' through Jan. 7, 2018 2017-11-25 - Lincoln Park Zoo's 23rd annual ZooLights Presented by ComEd and PowerShares QQQ by Invesco returns Nov. 24, and it will run through Jan. ...


Gay News

Thots & Shares podcast looks at drag, social-media shares 2017-11-15 - Chicago drag personality Dakota Conduct has launched Thots & Shares, a body-positive podcast. New episodes will run every Tuesday "and feature some of ...


Gay News

ALMA recognizes recent award winners 2017-11-14 - The Association for Latino/a Motivating Action, or shortened as ALMA, honored LatinX inductees of the LGBT Hall of Fame and 30 Under 30 ...


Gay News

Lakeside Pride honors Strawn 2017-11-14 - Lakeside Pride Music Ensembles members presented Member Resources Director Brandon Strawn with its Founders Award in recognition of his longtime contributions to the ...


 



Copyright © 2017 Windy City Media Group. All rights reserved.
Reprint by permission only. PDFs for back issues are downloadable from
our online archives. Single copies of back issues in print form are
available for $4 per issue, older than one month for $6 if available,
by check to the mailing address listed below.

Return postage must accompany all manuscripts, drawings, and
photographs submitted if they are to be returned, and no
responsibility may be assumed for unsolicited materials.
All rights to letters, art and photos sent to Nightspots
(Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago
Gay and Lesbian News and Feature Publication) will be treated
as unconditionally assigned for publication purposes and as such,
subject to editing and comment. The opinions expressed by the
columnists, cartoonists, letter writers, and commentators are
their own and do not necessarily reflect the position of Nightspots
(Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago Gay,
Lesbian, Bisexual and Transegender News and Feature Publication).

The appearance of a name, image or photo of a person or group in
Nightspots (Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times
(a Chicago Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender News and Feature
Publication) does not indicate the sexual orientation of such
individuals or groups. While we encourage readers to support the
advertisers who make this newspaper possible, Nightspots (Chicago
GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago Gay, Lesbian
News and Feature Publication) cannot accept responsibility for
any advertising claims or promotions.

 

 

 

TRENDINGBREAKINGPHOTOS

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor


 



Sponsor

About WCMG Publications News Index  Entertainment Features Bars & Clubs Calendar Videos Advertisers OUT! Guide    Marriage


About WCMG      Contact Us      Online Front  Page      Windy City  Times      Nightspots      OUT! Guide     
Identity      BLACKlines      En La Vida      Archives      Subscriptions      Distribution      Windy City Queercast     
Queercast Archives      Advertising  Rates      Deadlines      Advanced Search     
Press  Releases      Event Photos      Join WCMG  Email List      Email Blast     
Upcoming Events      Todays Events      Ongoing Events      Post an Event      Bar Guide      Community Groups      In Memoriam      Outguide Categories      Outguide Advertisers      Search Outguide      Travel      Dining Out      Blogs      Spotlight  Video     
Classifieds      Real Estate      Place a  Classified     

Windy City Media Group produces Windy City Queercast, & publishes Windy City Times,
The Weekly Voice of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Trans Community,
Nightspots, Out! Resource Guide, and Identity.
5315 N. Clark St. #192, Chicago, IL 60640-2113 • PH (773) 871-7610 • FAX (773) 871-7609.