Topics :: Los Angeles

LA Faces Deadly Meningitis Spike Among MSM

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Apr 16, 2014
If you’re an MSM living in Los Angeles or surrounding areas, you may want to get vaccinated for meningitis -- especially if you are living with HIV.

J-Lo, Laverne Cox Win GLAAD Media Awards

Sunday Apr 13, 2014
"Orange is the New Black" star Laverne Cox was presented with the Stephen F. Kolzak Award, which is given to a gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender member of the entertainment community.

A Taste of Comfort: Chef Susan Feniger’s New Mud Hen Tavern

By Kelsy Chauvin | Monday Apr 7, 2014
Chef and Restaurateur Sue Feniger brings comfort food with a twist to L.A.’s dining scene.

Gay Men Concerned After LA Meningitis Deaths

By Christopher Weber | Saturday Apr 5, 2014
In the heart of close-knit gay community, Luke Martel reflects the feelings of many when it comes to a strain of meningitis that has killed three gay men this year in Los Angeles County: He’s concerned but not overly so.

3 Meningitis Deaths Reported in Los Angeles County

Friday Apr 4, 2014
Los Angeles County health officials say three of eight people who contracted bacterial meningitis this year have died - and all three had sex with other men.

8 Meningitis Diagnoses in Los Angeles County

Wednesday Apr 2, 2014
Health officials say eight people in Los Angeles County have been diagnosed with bacterial meningitis so far this year.

Treading the Boards of LA Women’s Theater Fest

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Mar 25, 2014
The 21st Annual Los Angeles Women’s Theatre Festival (LAWTF) kicks off on Thursday, March 27 with a Champagne Gala and Awards Ceremony, followed by a roster of distinguished artists who will emcee for four days and six programs at the Electric Lodge in LA

LA Lesbian Artist Ashleigh Sumner Rocks Art Space Warehouse

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Feb 25, 2014
L.A. artist Ashleigh Sumner is appropriating street art into her own unique, layered creations, and from downtown to the Hollywood Hills, people are beginning to snatch up her unique works.

"Queer as Folk" Singer Pepper MaShay Does Charity Concert for Life Group LA

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Feb 20, 2014
Recording artist Pepper MaShay of "Queer as Folk" dance music fame is staging her one-woman show, "Both Sides Now," in Los Angeles on February to benefit The Life Group LA.

L.A. Women’s Theatre Serves Up the Best of the Fest

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Feb 4, 2014
The Los Angeles Women’s Theatre Festival and the California Performing Arts Centre at Fremont Centre Theatre stages "From the Best of the Fest," a selection of the finest female solos of their first 20 years.