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Art Gallery Opening At Center On Halsted

 Writ on Water IV by Jason Messinger   Chicago by Armando Pedroso  From Center on Halstead: Join us for two exciting shows opening Friday, April 1. Armando Pedroso’s painting exhibit will take place in the 2nd floor gallery, and Jason Messinger’s painting exhibit will be in the 3rd floor gallery. Cash bar…

First-timer fun at C2E2

Story and photos by Tom Wray We’re gonna take a break from politics and travel for a little bit. Along with being liberal and gay, the publisher happens to be a bit of a geek. Okay, he was lucky to keep in the squees as he attended the Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo today at…

Mr. Chicago Leather: 28-30 January, Chicago, IL

Mr. Chicago Leather, one of two IML qualifying events in Chicago, is scheduled for 28-30 January 2011, at Touche in Chicago-Rogers Park. Bar and sponsoring group’s web site include the current schedule and candidate application information. 28 January: 2010 Welcome Party and Roast 29 January: Contest 30 January: Beer Bust Links- Touche: http://www.touchechicago.com/ MLC: http://www.chicagoleather.org/…

Mr. Leatherman Toronto: 25-28 Nov, Toronto, ON

Tired of the same old meat every Thanksgiving? Then head to Toronto, ON, for the next IML qualifying event: Mr. Leatherman Toronto. Events include a Friday VIP reception and Meet the Contestants. Saturday begins with educational seminars, continues with the Mr. Leatherman Toronto 2011 Competition, and concludes with a victory party. Mr. Leatherman Toronto Tourism…

Mr. Pittsburgh Leather Contest: 6-7 November

Mr. Pittsburgh Leather is this upcoming weekend. Friday is the meet and greet at Leather Central. Saturday the contest is scheduled to be held at Cattivo. Three Rivers Leather Club:http://trlc.net/ Leather Central (1226 Herron Ave , Pittsburgh, PA):Could not find web site Cattivo (146 44th St, Pittsburgh, PA):http://www.cattivo.biz/ by