Category: Chicagoland

News and events from the Chicago metropolitan area and edge cities like Joliet, Naperville, and Waukegan.

ABW presents $900 to local charity

CHICAGO — The producers of American Brotherhood Weekend are pleased to present a check for $900 to Heartland Alliance on October 12, 2017 in Chicago.CHICAGO — The producers of American Brotherhood Weekend are pleased to present a check for $900 to Heartland Alliance on October 12, 2017 in Chicago. During the contest weekend Two fundraising…

Chicago People of Color Munch, Oct. 12

CHICAGO — This munch is for people that are monogamous, poly, swingers, couples, singles, in open relationships or kinky. Our goals are: to connect with people of color to discuss swinging, BDSM, kink, polyamory and other alternative lifestyles in the Chicagoland area; and to connect them with the broader community, regionally and nationally. This munch…

Chicago People of Color Munch, Oct. 5

CHICAGO — Happy Latino Heritage Month! This munch is for people that are monogamous, poly, swingers, couples, singles, in open relationships or kinky. Our goals are: to connect with people of color to discuss swinging, BDSM, kink, polyamory and other alternative lifestyles in the Chicagoland area; and to connect them with the broader community, regionally…

Executive director search committee updates LA&M membership on progress

CHICAGO — The Leather Archives and Museum (LA&M) Executive Director Search Committee reports the process for naming the next Executive Director is progressing as planned. In June 2017, following 15 years as LA&M Executive Director, Rick Storer pursued new opportunities with another Chicago non-profit organization. “The Board has been quick to develop and implement a comprehensive…

American Brotherhood Weekend this weekend

CHICAGO — Our 28th year promises to have yet another reason to visit Chicago in October. another family reunion that you have all come to love. Stay tuned as more will follow. Event Schedule at a Glance (Subject to change) Friday 10/6 5:00-10:00 pm Registration for participants at Touché: Join us for a pre event…

Chicago ClubFem Halloween Party, Oct. 7

CHICAGO — Get ready for a Monster of a good time! Save the Date for the October 7, 2017 Party! RSVPing on the Fetlife page does not get you on the guest list, but it does remind you to attend! RSVPs MUST be sent to chicagomistress@gmail.com by 8 pm the Friday BEFORE the party, October 6th. Chicago…

#HireTrans Chicago campaign launches

CHICAGO — A new Chicago-based campaign, #HireTrans, is launching this week in advance of an LGBTQ job fairSept. 29. Windy City Times, Chicago’s LGBTQ newspaper since 1985, created the #HireTrans campaign to push for more opportunities for transgender and gender nonconforming (TGNC) individuals, who face high obstacles for consistent employment and advancement opportunities on the…