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Hetrick-Martin Institute Launches First Citywide LGBTQ Youth Initiative

By EDGE | Nov 9
On Monday, November 9, Hetrick-Martin Institute CEO Thomas Krever, along with New York City Council Member Carlos Menchaca, and members of the LGBTQ Caucus of the City Council of New York, unveiled HMI Goes Citywide for LGBTQ Youth.

Barlesque Strip-A-Thon Raises Funds for Chicago HIV/AIDS Organizations

By EDGE | Nov 6
Throughout the month of November, contestants representing sixteen local businesses will compete for the title of "Chicago's Sexiest" to raise money for the Test Positive Aware Network in its online strip-a-thon, "Barlesque 8: Bedtime Stories."

Drama League Honors Bernadette Peters

By EDGE | Nov 2
On Monday, November 2 at The Plaza Hotel, The Drama League will honor Golden Globe® and three-time Tony® Award winner Bernadette Peters at their Centennial Gala, celebrating the organization's 100 years of service.

St. John's Addresses Needs of South LA Transgender Community

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 12
St. John's Well Child and Family Center observed the discrimination, degradation and cost of getting lifesaving treatment, and implemented the Transgender Health Program.

Lesbians Who Tech Host 2nd Annual Summit in New York

By EDGE | Sep 30
Lesbians Who Tech is hosting their second annual Summit in New York from October 1-4 in New York, an effort to bring together more than 1,000 queer women in tech.

Alliance's Inaugural Homecoming Honors Safe School Heroes

By EDGE | Sep 21
On Friday, September 25, The Illinois Safe Schools Alliance will host An Alliance Homecoming at the Museum of Broadcast Communications.

Wigged Out :: Hair Salon for Drag and With A Cause

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Aug 30
On August 7, David Carver-Ford's Diva Hair opened for business. The new enterprise seeks to reach a clientele not often served by mainstream salons: Diva Hair will be a wig studio for drag performers and transgenders.

Chicago Spirit Brigade Raises Funds for Life-Threatening Challenges

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 27

Downtown Las Vegas Performers Concerned with Bid to Rein Them In

By Kimberly Pierceall | Aug 12
On the Fremont Street pedestrian mall, Michael Troy Moore can be found wearing nothing but a G-string and a stuffed rooster on his lap while he plays heavy metal music.

Gay Mens' Families Receive $2M in Damages for 2014 Fire

By EDGE | Aug 5
The families of a Manhattan couple were awarded a $2 million settlement following the 2014 fire in a west side high rise that claimed the life of 27-year-old Daniel McClung.

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