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Colin Powell dies from COVID-19 complications - Colin Powell—the first Black U.S. secretary of state, whose leadership in several Republican administrations helped shape the country's foreign policy ...
Chicago Sky win their first WNBA championship - The sixth-seeded Chicago Sky defeated the fifth-seeded Phoenix Mercury 80-74 in game four of the 2021 WNBA Finals on Oct. ...

News
Author Margaret Atwood in anti-trans controversy - The Handmaid's Tale author Margaret Atwood has been called transphobic after she shared an article complaining about gender-neutral language on ...
More than half of American Indian, Alaskan Native LGBT adults in the U.S. have been attacked - --From a Williams Institute press release - A new study by the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law finds that the estimated 285,000 adults in the ...
Local business gives historic Edgewater storefront new life with holiday pop-up - --From a press release - Oct. 20, 2021 - Chicago, IL - The iconic former Granville Pictures storefront at 6200 Broadway in Edgewater is getting ...
'Out of the Shadows, Into the Streets' LGBTQ+ Representation in the Media' panel Nov. 4 - --From a press release - In recent years LGBTQ+ people have increasingly seen representations of themselves, celebrations of their lives and stories, and coverage of ...
Celebrities support trans employees in Netflix walkout with video - As the Netflix walkout in response to the company's continued support of Dave Chappelle's special The Closer was underway at ...
Alphawood chooses LGBTQ+ individual to head foundation - Alphawood Foundation Chicago announced Chirag G. Badlani as its newest executive director, effective Nov. 8. Badlani succeeds Jim McDonough, who ...
Gov. Pritzker announces campaign to increase COVID-19 booster rates among older Illinoisans - --From a press release - CHICAGO — With 1.5 million Illinoisans currently eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccination booster shot and millions more set to ...
COVID Two more states and D.C. removed from Chicago's travel advisory - The Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) removed two states and the District of Columbia from its weekly COVID-19 travel ...
Portrait series 'Still Searching' highlights missing Black women, children - --From a press release, video below - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. On Friday, Oct. 22, 2021 from 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m., Damon Lamar Reed, Nicole So Random, and 345 ...
LGBT History Project: Tee A. Corinne: Photographer of lesbian sexuality - By Victoria A. Brownworth - Over her decades as a lesbian photographer and artist, Tee Corinne said, "I'm one of the most obscure famous artists." ...
EI celebrates Pritzker for increase in LGBTQ leaders appointed to state boards, commissions - --From a Equality Illinois press release - CHICAGO — On October 1, 2021, Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker released his 2021 Boards and Commissions Appointment Demographics Report. The ...
Ald. Maria Hadden encourages community to be active participants - By Cris Villalonga-Vivoni - AIt was Chicago Ald. Maria Hadden's friends who convinced her to run for city council as the 49th Ward's alderperson. ...
Lightfoot, Chicago to celebrate WNBA champion Chicago Sky Oct. 19 with parade, rally - --From a press release - CHICAGO — The City of Chicago will celebrate the 2021 WNBA Champion Chicago Sky on Tuesday, Oct. 19, with a ...
Colin Powell dies from COVID-19 complications - Colin Powell—the first Black U.S. secretary of state, whose leadership in several Republican administrations helped shape the country's foreign policy ...
Legacy Walk plaques added for Pauli Murray, Matthew Shepard - - The Legacy Project unveiled two bronze plaques recognizing LGBTQ+ historical figures Pauli Murray and Matthew Shepard on Oct. 16. The ...
Author: Henry Roach
Colorado becomes first state to require trans care as essential health benefit - Colorado has become the first state in the country to include transition-related care for transgender people as part of the ...
Chicago Sky win their first WNBA championship - The sixth-seeded Chicago Sky defeated the fifth-seeded Phoenix Mercury 80-74 in game four of the 2021 WNBA Finals on Oct. ...
NATIONAL Foster-parent case, stars speak out, Texas youth, 'Queer Eye,' HIV - Americans United for Separation of Church and State and Lambda Legal, together with the law firm Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe ...
Author: Windy City Times staff
WORLD Plus magazine, The Guardian, Dutch princess, anti-trans ruling - The largest circulated HIV publication in the country, Plus, unveiled its 25 Amazing People of the Year, per a press ...
Author: Windy City Times staff

Entertainment
Theater review: This Wide Night - Title: This Wide Night. Playwright: Chloe Moss At: Shattered Globe Theatre/Interrobang Theatre Project at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. ...
Wizard World Comic Con returns to Chicago - After being canceled last year because of the COVID pandemic, Wizard World Comic Con Chicago returned to Rosemont's Donald E. ...
SHOWBIZ Superman, TheWrap, Oscar Wilde, Billy Porter, Cher, 'Dragula' - The ongoing comic Superman: Son of Kal-El, by writer Tom Taylor and artist John Timms, launched in July and saw ...
Author: Windy City Times staff
BOOKS Twelfth (and final) 'Boystown' cover revealed - Boystown author Jake Biondi has revealed the cover of the twelfth book of his series—while simultaneously sharing that the next ...
Billy Masters - "But we can curl your hair and put lotion on your face at the same time."—William Shatner's response to Prince ...
Author: Billy Masters
3Arts awards nearly $1M to women artists, artists of color, Deaf, disabled artists - --From a press release - CHICAGO, IL (OCTOBER 18, 2021)—3Arts, the Chicago-based nonprofit grantmaking organization, will award Chicago artists with nearly $1 million in unrestricted ...
Black Alphabet returns to host annual film festival in November - By Cris Villalonga-Vivoni - The Black Alphabet Film Festival (BAFF) is returning to Chicago after the pandemic forced the organization to cancel last year's ...
Lyric Opera presenting 'Florencia en el Amazonas' Nov. 13-28 - During Nov. 13-28, Lyric Opera of Chicago will run the company premiere of Florencia en el Amazonas—the first Spanish-language work ...
Reeling: Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Fest names winners - --From a press release - CHICAGO, Illinois — The 39th Reeling: Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival today announced the winning films from its 2021 program, ...
MOVIES 'Bolshoi Ballet' series to start locally Nov. 7 - The "2021-2022 Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema" series is set to begin Sunday, Nov. 7 with Bolshoi Ballet: Spartacus—LIVE. Spartacus is ...
Hubbard Street Dance back on the stage with 'RE/TURN' - Hubbard Street Dance Chicago (HSDC) will present Fall Series: RE/TURN to herald its return to the stage at the Harris ...
THEATER E. Faye Butler to star in 'Fannie' Oct. 25-Nov. 14 - Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn St., will host the run of Cheryl L. West's Fannie (The Music and Life of ...
Stage Left Theatre names new artistic director - Stage Left Theatre announced Bobbi Masters as its new artistic director. Masters has directed plays at theaters around the nation ...

Outlines
SPORTS Sky one win from first WNBA title after routing Phoenix - On Oct. 15 at Wintrust Arena, the Chicago Sky defeated the Phoenix Mercury by 36 points (86-50)—the largest margin of ...
SPORTS Red Stars top KC 2-1 on Fan Appreciation Night - On the team's Fan Appreciation Night (Oct. 16) at SeatGeek Stadium, the Chicago Red Stars (10-8-5) defeated Kansas City (3-13-6) ...
SAVOR Lure Fishbar - Recently, I had a biscuit sandwich in the Gold Coast. The item was very good—but I'm not sure it was ...
Author: Andrew Davis
SPORTS Chicago Bulls win season opener - On Oct. 20, the Chicago Bulls defeated the Detroit Pistons 94-88 in the Motor City to win the team's first ...


 

 



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