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…

Hot Halloween at Crew

From Crew Bar & Grill Come out to Crew for these great events.   Project Runway Season Finale Tonight we find out the top designer of the season.  Pick the winner and we’ll buy you a drink.  The show starts at 8pm.Immediately following the show, we salute the fashion world with our own Underwear Fashion…

Thank You from Wild Pug

It is with great sadness that we close the doors on Wild Pug.  We invite you to come out tonight for one last night of fun.  Bobby Marley will be on hand to play music videos and your requests. Doors open at 5pm.   All drinks are $2.  Buy a Pug shirt for only $5, or…

REMINDER: Mail your vote absentee request by Thursday!

From Equality Illinois Do you want to vote absentee this election cycle? To do so, your absentee voting request must be received by this Thursday, October 28! Click here to request an absentee voting ballot. October 28 is also the last day for early voting. Vote Naked Illinois still has a jam-packed calendar of events.…

Double Play and Underwear Fashion Show at Crew

This week we have some special events you won’t want to miss.  It’s a double play with our regular Pub Quiz trivia on Monday at 8 pm. Come back on Friday for a special Halloween edition at 9 pm.  Thursday is the final for Project Runway.  Were adding a special Egoist Underwear Fashion Show in…

Time Warp at Wild Pug

Wild Pug does the Time Warp for one last blast this week.  We hope everyone will come out and enjoy the fun. Monday $2 Domestic drafts and free pool Tuesday Rocky Horror party Wednesday Farewell party $2 all drinks Thanks to everyone who has patronized the business since opening in November of 2008.  We have…

Night of 100 Draq Queens at Sidetrack

From SidetrackGeneral admission doors open at 8pm. Event benefits the efforts of Equality Illiniois.Special thanks to event sponsors: Miller Lite, Bacardi, Absolut Vodka, SouthernComfort, Midori, Cointreau and Red Bull. Tickets available from your Sidetrack Bartender or online at http://www.eqil.orgYour $20 contribution at the door benefits Equality Illinois PAC. All Dressed up and somewhere to go…Halloween…