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Shark Sightings Cause Officials to Evacuate Beach Near Fire Island

By EDGE | Jul 24
The sighting of two six-foot sharks swimming close to the shore Thursday caused officials on Long Island to evacuate waters in the Town of Oyster Bay beach located roughly 20-miles west of the gay communities Fire Island Pines and Cherry Grove.

Roaches Lead to Castro Eatery Closures

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 18
A handful of restaurants have reopened in San Francisco's Castro neighborhood after recently being closed when city inspectors found cockroaches and, in some cases, rodent infestations.

PAWS Director 'Forced to Leave'

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 12
The former executive director of Pets Are Wonderful Support, a San Francisco-based nonprofit, says the agency recently made him quit.

Statement From Fire Island Invasion Organizer: The Show Will Go On

By EDGE | Jul 2
According to event organizer Panzi, the 40th annual "Invasion of the Pines" will go on as scheduled - no thanks to Ian Reisner. PJ McAteer notes that as always, for all in drag, the drinks will be on the house.

Jai Rodriguez Guides 'Saddle Up LA'

By EDGE | Jun 24
This year celebrates the 10th annual Saddle Up LA: an AIDS Benefit trail ride and BBQ. Once again Emmy-winning actor and Broadway star, Jai Rodriguez from Bravo's "Queer Eye" & ABC's "Malibu Country" will be the events Honorary Trail Guide!

Citing Boycott, Ascension Party Leaves Fire Island for Mykonos

By EDGE | Jun 22
The drama in Fire Island Pines now officially spans two continents.

The LGBT Center Orange County's Expanding Reach

By Ken Knox | Jun 21
The LGBT Center O.C. celebrates the opening of its new arts-oriented location, the Brad Brafford Center located in the heart of downtown Santa Ana on 4th Avenue.

APLA Applauds LA Supes Decision to Implement PrEP

By EDGE | Jun 17
APLA applauds the LA County Board of Supervisors for approving a comprehensive PrEP program.

Golden Rainbow Forms Living 'Ribbon of Life' for HIV Awareness

By EDGE | Jun 16
Supporters of Golden Rainbow came together at The New Tropicana Las Vegas on Wednesday, June 10 to kick off this year's "Ribbon of Life" by forming a Living Ribbon.

#WickedPissed: Activists Disrupt Boston Pride Parade

By EDGE | Jun 15
On Saturday, June 13, 2015 about a dozen LGBTQ activists of Color and allies participated in a sit-in to disrupt and shut down the 45th Annual Boston Pride Parade. The sit-in served to refocus attention on those most marginalized in the LGBTQ community,

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