Telegram & Gazette front page cartoon by Don Landgren, no snow, toboggan

Don Landgren Jr.


Don Landgren Jr. has worked for the Worcester Telegram & Gazette for the last 34 years.
He is currently the Online Graphics Editor where he does static and interactive graphics and cartoon illustrations for, the newspaper's web site. Don also draws editorial cartoons for TelegramTowns, a four-edition weekly newspaper published by the Worcester Telegram & Gazette. The cartoons are syndicated nationally by Gatehouse News Service.



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Don was the editorial cartoonist for The Landmark, a weekly newspaper in Central Massachusetts, from 1982 to 2008, where he mainly covered local issues. He has also drawn cartoons for other Central Massachusetts newspapers including The Item in Clinton, Mass., The New Leader in Spencer, Mass. and the Marlboro Enterprise.

His work has also appeared in the Boston Herald, Editorial Humor, Constitution magazine, Public Citizen magazine, Dog Fancy and Cat Fancy magazines and in the yearly book series, Best Editorial Cartoons of the Year.

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Awards: His list of awards can be found here.

He has won 37 awards for his editorial cartoons from many newpaper organizations such as the Massachusetts Press Association, New England Newspaper & Press Association, Local Media Association (Suburban Newspapers of America) and the National Newspaper Association.

He has also won numerous awards from the New England Associated Press News Executives Association (NEAPNEA) and from the Society for News Design and UPI New England for his page designs at the Worcester Telegram & Don Landgren cartoon cow methane farmerGazette. Landgren has been a member of the Association of American Editorial Cartoonists since 1986 and was the spring editor of the AAEC's quarterly newsletter "The Notebook." He has been a member of the International Society of Caricaturists Artists since 2001 and a member of the National Cartoonists Society since 2006.

He has a Bachelor's in Art from Anna Maria College. Don and his wife, Jennifer, have two daughters, Kyra and Bridget and a rat terrier named Simon.

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Phone Partoons Caricatures by Don Landgren Jr.

Don Landgren is a member of the National Cartoonists Society,
the International Society of Caricature Artists
and the Association of American Editorial Cartoonists.