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Murder of LA Transwoman Marks a Dozen This Year

CRIME | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 18
The Los Angeles Police Department are investigating the murder of Deshawnda Sanchez, who was shot and killed in South Los Angeles on December 3. The murder marks a dozen transgender people murdered this year.

APLA Hosts Dec. 5 Testing Event for WAD

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 4
On Friday, December 5, APLA Health & Wellness invites everyone to join the R3VNG (Reshaping 3 Letters through the Voice of the Now Generation) program team at an HIV testing event at the Gleicher/Chen Health Center in Baldwin Hills.

APLA Launches Groundbreaking PrEP Program

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 18
Yesterday, APLA Health & Wellness launched their groundbreaking Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) program at the Gleicher/Chen Health Center in Baldwin Hills.

Project NunwayLA Benefits The Life Project LA

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 3
On Saturday, November 8 at West Hollywood Park Auditorium, the Los Angeles Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence and the City of West Hollywood present Project NunwayLA: Dreamscape, an outrageous fashion show and designer competition.

LA AIDS Walk Reaches 30th Anniversary

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 10
October 12 marks the 30th anniversary of AIDS Walk Los Angeles, the nation's oldest annual HIV/AIDS fundraiser.

Best in Drag Show Raises Funds for AID For AIDS

SPECIAL EVENTS | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 2
The Best in Drag Show, the outrageous and long-running annual fundraiser, will be held on October 5 at the Orpheum Theatre in downtown Los Angeles, raising funds for Aid for AIDS.

Get 'Drenched' at The Life Group LA Fundraiser

HIV/AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 10
As summer turns into fall, The Life Group LA invites you to get "Drenched" one last time at their September 13 first-ever drag water polo game to benefit people living with HIV/AIDS. The event is hosted by DJ eur-O-steve and Stan Smith.

Filmmaker Caryn Hayes Launches Online Distribution for "Clean Hands"

MOVIES | By Winnie McCroy | Aug 26
On August 22, award-winning writer/filmmaker Caryn Hayes joined a host of other indie directors taking a stab at online distribution. She has released her acclaimed narrative short entitled "Clean Hands" as a digital download.

LA Women's Theater Festival Holds Empowerment Day

THEATRE | By Winnie McCroy | Aug 21
On August 23 in Los Angeles' Fremont Centre Theatre, solo performers will come together with experts in their field for the day-long Los Angeles Women's Theater Festival Second Annual Solo Performer Empowerment Day.

Lea DeLaria Puts 'Spotlight on Diversity' in LGBT Media Panel

CELEBRITIES | By Winnie McCroy | Aug 15
Lea DeLaria will join other LGBT actors and creators on August 17 in Los Angeles when The Box Scene Project and BAYCAT hold their "Spotlight on Diversity: A Conversation & Celebration of LGBT Media Representation."

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