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Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn

Exclusive Interview with Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn

LOCAL | By Mike Halterman | Sunday Apr 20, 2014
Recently I got the chance to meet Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn at the Equality Florida Tampa Gala, where he accepted the Voice of Equality Award on behalf of the City of Tampa.

Get dinner out on April 24 and help your local ASOs!

3,000 Restaurants Participate in Dining Out for Life

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 20
On Thursday, April 24, eat dinner out and help save the world! More than 3,000 restaurants across 60 North American cities will participate in Dining Out For Life, hosted by Subaru.

Get tested and take a selfie in Hartford!

"HIV Equal" Hosts Testing Event at Hartford G&L Health Collective

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 18
On Saturday, April 19 from noon to 5 p.m., the World Health Clinicians’ Anti-Stigma and HIV Testing Initiative "HIV Equal" will host a day-long testing event and photo shoot in the Hartford Gay & Lesbian Health Collective.

Miss Universe Gabriela Isler with Guillermo Chacón

Miss Universe Named Madrina of Latino Commission on AIDS

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 17
During a special ceremony at Macy’s Herald Square on April 16, Miss Universe 2013 Gabriela Isler was named the new Madrina of the Latino Commission on AIDS, to welcome her as an international spokesperson to help deliver their message of HIV prevention.

Leslie Henstock and Julia Burrows

Broadway Battles Bullying in Support of Michael Morones

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 17
On April 14, New York City’s stage performers came together at NYU’s Skirball Center for the Performing Arts to donate their time and talent to Broadway Battles Bullying, a one-night only benefit concert for the new Michael Morones Foundation.

University of Rhode Island

URI Breaks Ground on Gay and Lesbian Center

LOCAL | Apr 16
The University of Rhode Island has broken ground on a new center for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender students.

Yoruba Richen, Irma Salvatierra Bajar and Barbara Hammer with their Stonewall Honors 2014 awards

Stonewall Honors Prominent Women Leaders and Unsung Heroes

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 16
In a special ceremony on Friday, April 11 at Union Square Ballroom, the Stonewall Community Foundation honored prominent women leaders and unsung heroes who create lasting legacies for the LGBTQ community.

Medical Director Robert Bolan

LA Faces Deadly Meningitis Spike Among MSM

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 16
If you’re an MSM living in Los Angeles or surrounding areas, you may want to get vaccinated for meningitis -- especially if you are living with HIV.

Last year’s winner, Nick Gilronan, with the classic ’dick in a box’ move

Whip It Out for the Smallest Penis in Brooklyn Competition

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 13
In what may be the contest no man wants to win, owners of the New York boroughs’ tiniest schlongs will gather on June 14 at a Bushwick’s Kings County Bar for the second annual Smallest Penis in Brooklyn Pageant.

Laura Jane Klug will continue to sub

Texas Trans Teacher Triumphs, May Teach Teens

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 11
After being suspended by Lumberton Intermediary School in Texas, transgender teacher Laura Jane Klug was returned to the roster of substitute teachers

surveillance photo of the suspect

Canadian Man Raped and Robbed by Grindr Hook Up in Philadelphia

LOCAL | By EDGE | Apr 11
A Canadian man visiting Philadelphia got more than he expected when he logged onto Grinder, Wednesday. The expected tryst turned into a harrowing experience that included a sexual assault at gunpoint and $3,000 in theft.