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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.

Wiener, Center Confident in Pink Saturday Plans

Mar 28
As San Francisco elected and nonprofit officials prepare for this June's Pink Saturday party, email exchanges with San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener's office show some trepidation toward this year's event.

LBBC Welcomes Women to Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference

By Winnie McCroy | Mar 27
Philadelphia-based nonprofit organization Living Beyond Breast Cancer (LBBC) has opened registration for its ninth annual conference for women living with metastatic breast cancer, Saturday, April 11 - Sunday April 12.

SF State Reaches to Chicago for New Science Dean

Mar 27
San Francisco State University has appointed Illinois Institute of Technology Dean Keith J. Bowman, Ph.D., as its next dean of the College of Science and Engineering.

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.

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

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.

NY Legislators Seek More HIV, AIDS Program Funding

By EDGE | Mar 26
In a letter to Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie and Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos, more than 30 members of the Black, Puerto Rican, Latino and Asian Legislative Caucus -- and other lawmakers -- urge legislative leaders to increase funding for HIV/AIDS.

20,000 Expected for Cooking and Crafting Fair

By EDGE | Mar 26
Country Living magazine announced that the annual "Country Living Fair" will expand to Nashville, TN in 2015. The fair will take place on April 24-26 and is expected to draw more than 20,000 visitors from across the country.

LA Women's Theater Festival Honors Five Actors

By Winnie McCroy | Mar 25
On March 26, The Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival will honor five women for their exceptional career and life achievements in its Opening Night Champagne Gala and Awards Ceremony.

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