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Firefighters Called to Put Out Blaze in Fire Island Pines

By EDGE | May 6
The greatest fear common to all Fire Island homeowners became a frightening reality Tuesday.

Pressure Grows to End Blanket Bans on Gay Men Blood Donors

Apr 29
The European Union's top court on Wednesday joined a growing chorus of voices questioning whether it still makes sense to forever bar all gay men from donating blood.

Virginians Celebrate Equality Advances at Annual Gala

By John Riley | Apr 25
In a speech that reflected on Virginia's history with equality and its often regressive stance on LGBT rights, Senator Kaine voiced strong support for marriage equality.

Two-Step's Fancy Footwork

By John Riley | Apr 18
"Dancing is my therapy," says Patrick DiBattista of the DC Rawhides. "It's how I stay adjusted. Some people go to the gym and pump iron. I go dancing."

Todd Routs Competition in Bid for Stein Endorsement

By John Riley | Apr 10
Monday night's Gertrude Stein Democratic Club endorsement forum wasn't a competition. It was a coronation.

$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.

LaRuby May Runs Away with Stein Endorsement in Ward 8 Race

By John Riley | Mar 30
LaRuby May has surged to victory at the Gertrude Stein Democratic Club's Ward 8 endorsement forum.

Latino GLBT History Project Elects New Officers

By John Riley | Mar 30
The Latino GLBT History Project (LHP) has a new leadership team. Elected March 21st by the board of directors, they will focus on preserving and educating the public about the rich history of the Latino LGBT community in Washington.

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.

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

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