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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.

Program Announced for Today's Rally for LGBTQ Equal Rights

By EDGE | Apr 28
With the Supreme Court hosting oral arguments on equal marriage rights today, Chicagoans will rally and march in concert with pro-equality forces in dozens of cities around the country. Chicago's rally will be at 5 P.M., Tuesday, April 28.

$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

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.

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.

Gayborhood Gives Back to Trevor Project

By EDGE | Mar 24
Gayborhood announced today that the company will launch a new fundraising initiative called Gayborhood Gives Back. The Atlanta-based company named the Trevor Project as their sole beneficiary.

WORD Continues Celebrating Intl' Women's Day

By EDGE | Mar 13
Women Organized to Resist and Defend continue to celebrate International Women's Day with events in New York and Chicago.

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