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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.

Inferno Engulfs Businesses in Cherry Grove, Fire Island

By EDGE | Mar 27
A huge fire that sparked overnight has done extensive damage to the gay vacation destination of Cherry Grove on Fire Island. The Cherry Grove Beach Hotel and numerous homes are victims of the blaze.

Authorities: 2 People Unaccounted For in NYC Blast

By Colleen Long | Mar 27
Firefighters using high-powered water towers worked Friday to extinguish pockets of fire at the site of an apparent gas explosion in Manhattan's East Village as authorities reported that two people were unaccounted for.

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

Florida Will 'Come Together' for Paps Corps Walkathon

By Winnie McCroy | Mar 12
On Saturday, March 14, the community will "Come Together to Beat Cancer" at FAU's Boca Raton campus for the 15th Annual Paps Corps Walkathon, to raise funds for cancer prevention.

Doctor Refuses Treatment for Lesbian Couple's Baby

By Winnie McCroy | Feb 19
A Michigan lesbian couple has finally received a reply from a doctor who refused to treat their baby girl last fall because it was incompatible with her personal and religious beliefs.

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