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$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.

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.

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

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.

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.

APLA Health & Wellness COO Vallerie Wagner Receives Advocate Award

By Winnie McCroy | Mar 24
APLA Health & Wellness Chief Operating Officer Vallerie Wagner will receive the Advocate Award from the Better Brothers LA and the DIVA Foundation.

Life Group LA named a Beneficiary of 2014 Macy's Glam Pass

By EDGE | Mar 16
Life Group LA is proud to be chosen by the local Macy's stores as a beneficiary of the Macy's Glam Pass, Macy's Inc. annual cause marking campaign benefiting the Macy's Passport Fund.

Privately-Owned LGBTQ Center Opens In W. Hollywood

By EDGE | Feb 25
The owner of three of West Hollywood's most fashionable men's retail shops announced this week he will close one in order to convert it into America's first privately owned LGBTQ Center.

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