Howard Brown Needs Lifeline

From Howard Brown For more than 36 years, Howard Brown Health Center has been providing care, preventing illness, conducting cutting-edge research, and safeguarding the health of our community. It may be that you, a friend or loved one, or someone you know has benefited from Howard Brown’s services and knows the friendly faces that provide…

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

Domestic Violence Among LGBTQ Population Rises 15%

Center on Halstead The National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs (NCAVP) released the Report on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Domestic/Intimate Partner Violence in the United States in 2009 on Tuesday, October 26. The report found that LGBTQ domestic/intimate partner violence reports rose 15% since 2008 and is a pervasive social problem at a time…

AIDS Foundation Releases Candidate Poll

The AIDS Foundation of Chicago has released the results if a poll it took of 28 statewide candidates on HIV/AIDS issues. AFC has not made an endorsement but is making the poll results, and a sample ballot, freely available. The a PDF file of the results can be found here and a sample ballot can…

Join EQIL for Transgender Community Social

Equality Illinois Please join Equality Illinois for a Transgender Community Social on Saturday, November 13 from 4:00 to 7:00pm at The Glenwood in Chicago’s Rogers Park neighborhood.  This fun event will include live entertainment featuring a transgender cast, as well as drawings for door prizes.  What it’s really about is socializing together in a space…

COH Launches Culinary and Job Readiness Programs for Youth and Adults

Center On Halstead This semester’s particpants at What’s Cooking. (Photo courtesy of Center on Halstead. Center on Halsted is proud to launch two semester-long culinary training and job readiness programs, one for youth and one for adults, this fall. After successfully passing a competitive interview process, participants in these two programs will learn culinary arts,…

This Weekend at Circuit

From Circuit Nightclub Thursday, Latino Halloweeno Costume Contest $500 In Cash & Prizes Hosted by Miss Ketty & Mr. Paul Lopez Flashback Friday Costume Contest $500 in Cash & Prizes for the Best ‘70s, ‘80s & ‘90s Costumes Saturday: Urbano Halloween Party Sunday: After the Parade Halloween Dance Party and Stage Show featuring Eddie Couture…