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Center Women's Event 17 Honors Activist Gloria Steinem

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Oct 30, 2014
In a celebration of activism and advocacy, The Center will honor iconic advocate and activist Gloria Steinem and New York State Assemblymember Deborah J. Glick at its 17th Annual Women's Event on Saturday, November 15.

ACT Up Demands Cuomo Support Ebola-Stricken Nations

LOCAL | By EDGE | Oct 30
Thursday, October 30, at 5PM (EST), The AIDS activist group ACT UP (AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power) will rally and march from Bellevue Hospital to the governor's office to demand that Gov. Cuomo and Christie stop promoting panic-based health polices.

GMHC Cuts Ribbon on New HIV-Specialized Duane Reade

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 27
Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC) and Walgreens today announced a strategic collaboration to bring a HIV-specialized Duane Reade pharmacy to GMHC's David Geffen Center for HIV Prevention and Health Education on 29th Street in New York City.

Musical Review of the Roaring '20s Benefits UN Women

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 24
This weekend, from Oct. 24-26 at New York's Moscow 57, Karen Nason and special guest Ellen Kaye will star in "Let's Misbehave! A Musical Review of the Roaring '20s and Beyond," to benefit UN Women.

Patricia Ariza Wins LPTW Gilder/Coigney Award

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 21
On Monday, October 27, The League of Professional Theatre Women (LPTW) and its International Committee will honor Patricia Ariza from Colombia with the LPTW Gilder/Coigney International Theatre Award 2014.

God's Love We Deliver Hosts 8th Annual Golden Hearts Awards

LOCAL | By EDGE | Oct 20
More than 700 guests attended God's Love We Deliver's Eighth Annual Golden Heart Awards on Thursday, October 16, making it the largest and most successful event in the New York non-profit's 29-year history.

Aspen Gay Ski Week Raises Community Fund

LOCAL | By EDGE | Oct 17
Aspen Gay Ski Week returns for its 38th year, January 11-18, 2015. With 5,000 attendees, the event raises funds for Roaring Fork Gay and Lesbian Community Fund.

NC High School Cancels Play Featuring Same-Sex Couple

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 15
Students at a North Carolina high school are seeing red over their principal's decision to shut down their current production of "Almost, Maine," a romantic comedy by John Cariani that depicts multiple love stories, including one between two men.

Gay Men Seek SF College Board Seats

LOCAL | By Matthew S. Bajko | Oct 12
As City College of San Francisco continues to fight a decision to yank its accreditation, a pair of out candidates is seeking seats this fall on the board that is supposed to oversee the local community college system.

NY Yanks Pornhub's Newly Erected Billboard

LOCAL | By Bobby McGuire | Oct 11
Pornhub's largest erection to date, a 54 foot billboard in Times Square, got a hefty dose of saltpeter this week, when an area hotel complained about its suggestive, yet very PG-rated, message

Marijuana Soda Bottles Explode at Washington Shop

LOCAL | Oct 9
Bottles of legal marijuana-infused soda delivered to a Washington state pot shop started exploding on the store shelf.