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Pride Center Panel Discusses Substance Abuse

Pride Center Panel Discusses Substance Abuse

By John McDonald | Mar 19
The workshop was titled "Vodka, Meth, Sex...Lipitor?!: Over 40 (or 60) & Still Partying?" It was moderated by Bruce Williams, director of senior services at Pride Center.

NE's Largest Cannabis Convention Returns to Boston April 22-23

NE's Largest Cannabis Convention Returns to Boston April 22-23

Mar 7
The 2017 New England Cannabis Convention, hosted by the New England Cannabis Network, will return to the Hynes Convention Center on Saturday, April 22 and Sunday, April 23.

N.C. Redistricting: What's the Latest?

N.C. Redistricting: What's the Latest?

By Maria Dominguez | Feb 5
The U.S. Supreme Court (SCOTUS) recently heard arguments regarding the fairness of legislative districts that a three-judge district court panel had held to be unconstitutionally gerrymandered.

Youth Organization Purchases Permanent Location

Youth Organization Purchases Permanent Location

By Lainey Millen | Jan 22
On Dec. 29, 2016, the Board of Directors of Time Out Youth Center (TOY) closed on the purchase of its first permanent location since the organization was established 25 years ago.

South Florida Queens are Ready for Fierce Competition

South Florida Queens are Ready for Fierce Competition

By Scott Holland | Jan 21
A New Year means it's the start of a new pageant season. Starting later this month and going through the end of March there are 4 pageants here in South Florida that we wanted to tell you about. Please support the arts!

2016 Year in Review - Retrospective: The Fight for Rights Continues

2016 Year in Review - Retrospective: The Fight for Rights Continues

By Jeff Taylor | Jan 8
The transgender and gender nonconforming community has gained visibility in recent years and that trend continued into 2016.

North Carolina Lawmakers Meeting to Consider Anti-LGBT Law's Repeal

North Carolina Lawmakers Meeting to Consider Anti-LGBT Law's Repeal

By Gary D. Robertson and Jonathan Drew | Dec 21
North Carolina's legislature is reconvening to see if enough lawmakers are willing to repeal a 9-month-old law that limited LGBT rights, including which bathrooms transgender people can use in public schools and government buildings.

Lea DeLaria Is VIP Headliner for San Diego Human Dignity Foundation Gala

Lea DeLaria Is VIP Headliner for San Diego Human Dignity Foundation Gala

By EDGE | Dec 7
On Saturday, December 10, The San Diego Human Dignity Foundation (SDHDF) holds their third annual Aston-Brooks Awards Gala at the Hilton San Diego Resort and Spa.

New HIV Diagnoses Hit Historic Low in New York City

New HIV Diagnoses Hit Historic Low in New York City

By Winnie McCroy | Dec 1
Moving steadily toward its goal of being AIDS-free by 2020, the New York City Health Department reports that not a single baby was diagnosed with HIV last year, and new infections are down.

Bailey House CEO Honored for Work to End AIDS Epidemic

Bailey House CEO Honored for Work to End AIDS Epidemic

By EDGE | Dec 1
Bailey House is excited to announce the selection of our CEO, Gina Quattrochi, as a recipient of two awards of distinction in honor of her advocacy and work as a renowned activist and leader in the effort to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic.

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