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Person found dead at Berlin Nightclub - Police are investigating a death at Berlin, a longtime LGBTQ+ nightclub in Chicago's Lake View neighborhood at 954 W. Belmont ...
BREAKING Howard Brown Health nurses' strikes averted - On Sept. 30, the Illinois Nurses Association (INA)—which represents 30 registered nurses who work at Howard Brown Health—reached a tentative ...
Newsom signs bill making California a sanctuary state for trans youths - On Sept. 29, California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill into law that aims to protect transgender youths and their ...

News
Person found dead at Berlin Nightclub - Police are investigating a death at Berlin, a longtime LGBTQ+ nightclub in Chicago's Lake View neighborhood at 954 W. Belmont ...
BREAKING Howard Brown Health nurses' strikes averted - On Sept. 30, the Illinois Nurses Association (INA)—which represents 30 registered nurses who work at Howard Brown Health—reached a tentative ...
Celebration of trans icon Gloria Allen's life on Oct. 6 - A celebration of life for the late Chicago trans icon "Mama" Gloria Allen will take place Thursday, Oct. 6, at ...
LGBT HISTORY MONTH 'Memory Book' details history of 1970s-era LGBTQ+ attorneys in U.S. - Stephen Lachs remembers the 1970s as being a particularly wonderful era in the history of the LGBTQ+-liberation movement. Lachs, 83, ...
Author: Eric Burkett
LGBT HISTORY MONTH Archives for ALL, y'all! - The contributions of LGBTQ people toward the betterment of the world cannot be underestimated and the world is a better ...
Author: Leo Cusimano, Dallas Voice
FashionBar hosting Chicago Fashion Week, PFLAG conference - Fashion Bar announced that it's hosting Chicago Fashion Week. The shows will take place Oct. 16-23 at Water Tower Place, ...
Trevor Project returns donation from controversial tech company - The Trevor Project—a leading nonprofit devoted to the mental well-being of LGBTQ+ youth which wants "a world where all LGBTQ ...
Author: Andrew Davis
Gerber/Hart fall benefit on Oct. 15 - Gerber/Hart Library and Archives, 6500 N. Clark St., will hold its fall benefit on Saturday, Oct. 15, at 7 p.m. ...
Trans U.S. Army doctor, wife charged with helping Russia in war against Ukraine - A U.S. Army major doctor and their physician wife were arrested for an alleged criminal plot to give Russia confidential ...
SPORTS Soccer legend leaves drug company; women's team in gold-medal game - Lesbian soccer legend Abby Wambach told ESPN that she intends to fully sever ties with a concussion drug company that ...
31st annual AIDS Run & Walk, with the theme 'Forward Together,' returns this weekend - The 31st annual AIDS Run & Walk returns to Chicago on Sunday, Oct. 2, in order to raise awareness about ...
Author: Kayleigh Padar
Newsom signs bill making California a sanctuary state for trans youths - On Sept. 29, California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill into law that aims to protect transgender youths and their ...
Lightfoot forgoing property-tax increase - Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced that there will be no property-tax increase for Chicagoans next year. "Because our economy continues to ...
Chicago-area media to host joint fundraiser Oct. 3-17 - Video below - CHICAGO —Nearly 40 independent Chicago-area media outlets, members of the Chicago Independent Media Alliance (CIMA), are joining forces for their ...
GLAAD releases third annual 20 Under 20 list - -- From a press release - New York, NY—GLAAD revealed its third annual 20 Under 20 list, spotlighting 20 young LGBTQ people, ages 20 and younger, ...
Howard Brown Health nurses planning series of strikes - Thirty nurses employed by Howard Brown Health and represented by the Illinois Nurses Association (INA) will go on a series ...
Girl, I Guess releases new voter guide, on election races - -- From a press release - [CHICAGO, IL September 29th] — Author and Editor Stephanie Skora released the latest edition of the widely-read Girl, I Guess ...
Chicago alderperson among Victory Fund's endorsed candidates - LGBTQ Victory Fund, the only national organization dedicated to electing LGBTQ+ leaders to public office, has endorsed 83 more out ...
MONKEYPOX/MPXV Rapid PCR test in development - Last spring, a rapid polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test for COVID-19—developed by Northwestern University spinoff company Minute Molecular Diagnostics—received emergency ...
MONKEYPOX/MPXV More than 100 groups call for increased action - Human Rights Campaign (HRC) and the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR) penned a letter to elected leaders calling for ...
AIDS Foundation Chicago holding Women's Connection Summit of Hope on Oct. 6 - -- From a press release - AIDS Foundation Chicago (AFC) is hosting a Women Connection Summit of Hope in partnership with the Illinois Department of Corrections ...
Howard Brown Health partners with Chicago Dancers United - -- From a press release - Howard Brown Health and Chicago Dancers United (CDU) have announced a partnership to improve healthcare outcomes for local dance community ...
EPA launches Office of Environmental Justice and External Civil Rights - The EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) announced that it is establishing a new national office charged with advancing environmental justice and ...
Molson Coors donates $50,000 to 14 LGBTQ+ organizations through annual Tap Into Change program - The beverage company Molson Coors presented $50,000 to 14 LGBTQ+ organizations at Sidetrack Sept. 26 as part of its 11th ...
Author: Kayleigh Padar
EVENTS Fahrenheit heats things in the cool autumn - In the early throes of autumn, the LGBTQ+ organizational development service Lord, Rustin, and Bates Inc. presented part one of ...
Author: Vern Hester
New Italian prime minister has anti-LGBTQ+ record - Far-right leader Giorgia Meloni—who has rallied against "[LGBTQ+] lobbies" and so-called "gender ideology"—is set to become Italy's first female prime ...
Cuba legalizes same-sex marriage - Cuba has legalized marriage equality after Cubans voted in favor of a family code that increased protections for minorities on ...
GLAAD responds to weekend of anti-LGBTQ+ violence, poll suggests 2/3 of GOPs back discussion of LGBTQ+s in schools - -- From a press release - (Monday, September 26, 2022) GLAAD condemns a wave of violence against the LGBTQ community across the country and calls for ...
Palm Center to close permanently on Sept. 30 - The Palm Center—an independent research institute that uses scholarship to inform the national conversation about military policy concerning LGBTQ+ service ...
Michelle Obama among those inducted into Women's Hall of Fame - Attorney/author/former First Lady and native Chicagoan Michelle Obama was among nine women celebrated on Sept. 23-25 as they were inducted ...

Entertainment
Billy Masters - "I just heard about Leonardo DiCaprio's 25-year rule. His loss. You don't know what you're missing."—Dionne Warwick tweeted her disdain ...
Hannah Gadsby signs deal with Netflix - Emmy- and Peabody Award-winning comedian Hannah Gadsby signed a multi-title deal with Netflix, per a press release. The deal includes ...
TELEVISION Original 'Queer Eye' cast member Thom Filicia reveals his 'Secret' - RuPaul's Secret Celebrity Drag Race debuted in 2020 on VH1 as a spinoff of the Emmy Award-winning RuPaul's Drag Race. ...
Author: Jerry Nunn
Joffrey Ballet welcomes nine new dancers - The Joffrey Ballet's Ashley Wheater MBE, The Mary B. Galvin Artistic Director and President/CEO Greg Cameron announced the addition of ...
MUSIC Jessie Mueller and Seth Rudetsky at Steppenwolf on Jan. 14, 2023 - On Jan. 14, 2023 in Steppenwolf's Downstairs Theater, 1650 N. Halsted St., Steppenwolf Theatre and Mark Cortale will present Tony ...
World Music Festival Chicago Sept. 30-Oct. 9 - World Music Festival Chicago will return Friday, Sept. 30-Sunday, Oct. 9 in venues across the city. The festival returns with ...
More special guests announced for Chicago International Film Festival - -- From a press release - CHICAGO, Illinois (September 28, 2022) — Today, the Chicago International Film Festival announced new guests and details for its 58th ...
DANCE Cerqua Rivera kickoff/benefit on Oct. 22 - Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre (CRDT) will hold its season kickoff/benefit on Saturday, Oct. 22, at the Reva and David Logan ...
THEATER About Face showing LGBTQ+ play 'Mosque4Mosque' - About Face Theatre opens its 2022-23 season with the world premiere of Omer Abbas Salem's new play Mosque4Mosque, directed by ...

Outlines
SPORTS Chicago Red Stars fall; Cubs win; White Sox continue slide - The visiting Chicago Red Stars fell to the Portland Thorns 3-0 on Sept. 25. A brace from Morgan Weaver and ...
U.S. women earn 27th consecutive win at FIBA World Cup - Kelsey Plum scored 20 points, Chelsea Gray added 16 and the United States routed Bosnia and Herzegovina 121-59 on Sept. ...
Chicago Fire FC sign midfielder Federico Navarro to five-year contract - -- From a press release - CHICAGO (Sept. 27, 2022) — Chicago Fire FC announced that the club has signed midfielder Federico Navarro to a new ...
LETTER A concerning change at the Art Institute - I have a fond, reverent remembrance of the first time I encountered Felix Gonzalez-Torres' "Untitled" (Portrait of Ross in L.A.) ...
21c Museum Hotel Chicago launches art-centered series - The spot 21c Museum Hotel Chicago, 55 E. Ontario St.—which blurs the line between a contemporary art museum and a ...
SAVOR Hundreds attend Chicago Gourmet - Hundreds of people attended this year's Chicago Gourmet, one of the nation's most distinguished culinary festivals. Founding partner Illinois Restaurant ...
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL U.S. team wins fourth straight FIBA gold medal - On Oct. 1, Team USA won a fourth consecutive World Cup gold and 11th overall behind an 83-61 victory over ...


 

 



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