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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.

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.

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.

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

NGLF Leadership Institute Accepting Applications

By John Riley | Feb 19
The Next Generation Leadership Foundation (NGLF), a locally-based national nonprofit dedicated to mentoring and cultivating potential LGBT leaders, announced on Feb. 3 that it will be accepting applications for its second annual Leadership Institute.

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