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LGBT and MS Communities Connect for Bike MS: City to Shore Ride

Matt Laskowski (pictured, above) was all set to ride in the Bike MS: City to Shore Ride, the annual event that raises money for the National Multiple […]

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MONDAY KICKSTARTER: Trans Student Becomes First in Nation to Win Homecoming Queen, Then Harassed by Hateful Cyber Bullies

Happy Monday. Hope your weekend was great and you’re ready to kick this Monday into high gear. To give you some help, I’ve gathered some […]

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Curio Theatre Co. to Debut Lesbian ‘Romeo and Juliet’

Have you noticed all the queer theater that’s going on in Philly these days? There’s all the stuff Mauckingbird is doing — most recently a […]

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Lesbian Globetrotters Spread Goodwill One Fab Vacay At a Time

Heads up, ladies looking to book travel plans over the next year: Lesbian-owned travel company Sweet is currently booking all-girl trips between now and next […]

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Little Nonna’s Opens Today! Here’s the Final Menu.

We’ve been licking our lips at photos and videos for months, but today, Chef Marcie Turney and Valerie Safran will finally prop open the front […]

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LGBT Six-Word Memoir of the Day: Karen Faber

In partnership with SMITH Magazine’s Six-Word Memoir Project, we asked you to submit your queer life stories—succinctly. Every day until we run out, we will present the […]

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MONDAY KICKSTARTER: San Diego Gets Gay Mayor, the Gayest VMA Highlights and More

PROGRESS REPORT: Eric Holder: MLK’s dream now includes lesbians and gays U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer pens letter opposing Russia’s anti-gay ban Same-sex couples marry in […]

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Philly ‘Chopped’ Chef Starts New Lesbian Party After Sisters Closes

You could almost hear the Gayborhood gasp last Monday when General Manager Denise Cohen posted on Facebook that Sisters — the only lesbian bar in […]

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Why Is Queen Latifah On Equality Forum’s List of LGBT History Month Icons?

This week, the Equality Forum released its eighth-annual list of LGBT History Month icons, 31 gay role models who will be featured on LGBTHistoryMonth.com during […]

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GOOD CAUSE: Support IDentity Kit Project’s Kickstarter Drive

The past year has seen Philly writer Crystal Cheatham’s IDentity Kit Project, a Christian-based initiative aimed at educating children and religious leaders that it’s OK to […]

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YUM: Marcie Turney Debuts Budino Frozen Pops

This week, chef Marcie Turney will roll out a little something different from her kitchen … or should I say freezer. She has taken her […]

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Sisters Nightclub Closes

Shocking, sad news for the LGBT community: Sisters Nightclub manager Denise Cohen just posted this status update on her Facebook page, announcing that the club […]

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Lesbian Couple Issued MontCo’s 100th Same-Sex Marriage License

Phillyburbs.com reports that Montgomery County has issued its 100th same-sex marriage license to Nicole and Ginny Perrine-Wilson of Lansdowne: 

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The Mazzoni Center and ActionAIDS Score Big Grants

The Mazzoni Center (MC) and ActionAIDS (AA) were awarded sizable grants this week aimed at funding exciting new ventures for both LGBT-community-serving nonprofits. The Mazzoni […]

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Philly’s LGBT Theater Festival Kicks Off Tonight With Sexy Clowns

The third anniversary of GayFest! sees Philly’s sole LGBT theater festival quickly becoming a staple in the city’s yearly event schedule. What started as a […]