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Firefighters Called to Put Out Blaze in Fire Island Pines

By EDGE | May 6
The greatest fear common to all Fire Island homeowners became a frightening reality Tuesday.

Pressure Grows to End Blanket Bans on Gay Men Blood Donors

Apr 29
The European Union's top court on Wednesday joined a growing chorus of voices questioning whether it still makes sense to forever bar all gay men from donating blood.

Gospel Brunch Kicks Off Miami to Key West SMART Ride

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 29
On Sunday, May 3 at 11 a.m. and again at 1:30 p.m., Lips, the ultimate in drag dining, will host an all new "Raise Your Hair High Gospel Brunch," the official kick-off fundraiser for the 12th Annual SMART Ride.

Diversity Honors Celebrates LGBT Activism Leaders

By EDGE | Apr 28
The inaugural Diversity Honors, co-presented by the Harvey Milk Foundation and The Pride Center at Equality Park and hosted by the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, will take place on Saturday, May 9.

Shepard Foundation Founders to Receive Harvey Milk Award

By EDGE | Apr 22
Judy and Dennis Shepard, LGBT civil rights activists and co-founders of the Matthew Shepard Foundation, will receive the Harvey Milk Honors Medal award at the inaugural Diversity Honors gala co-presented by the Harvey Milk Foundation and The Pride Center.

Sutton Foster Plays Santa Monica for Two Shows Only

By EDGE | Apr 14
Tony Award-winning Sutton Foster plays with the celebrated Broadway series at Santa Monica College Performing Arts Center for two shows only on June 14.

Key West Vintners Dinner Raises Funds for AIDS Help

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 9
Key West heats up on April 12 with the foodies' fusion of ambiance and nuance, the 2015 Vintners' Dinner, followed by the April 13 20th Anniversary of the Taste of Key West. The event benefits Key West AIDS Help.

$85K Raised for Washington Florist Who Refused Gay Couple

Apr 6
A florist in eastern Washington state fined $1,000 for refusing to sell a same-sex couple wedding flowers and also facing a consumer-protection lawsuit has netted more than $85,000 in a crowdfunding campaign.

Village People's Randy Jones Hosts Reading of 'GRINDR The Opera'

By Winnie McCroy | Mar 28
Randy Jones, the original Cowboy from the disco supergroup the Village People will host a reading of Erik Johannes von Ramsom's "GRINDR The Opera" on April 7 and 9 in New York City.

Leaders Gather in Chicago to Address Violence Against Transgender Community

By EDGE | Mar 27
On March 27-28, transgender and gender nonconforming leaders from across the country will gather in Chicago to connect across regions, share solutions, and build upon national strategies that address the physical and structural violence transgenders face

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