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St. John's Addresses Needs of South LA Transgender Community

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 12
St. John's Well Child and Family CenterĀ observed the discrimination, degradation and cost of getting lifesaving treatment, and implemented the Transgender Health Program.

Lesbians Who Tech Host 2nd Annual Summit in New York

By EDGE | Sep 30
Lesbians Who Tech is hosting their second annual Summit in New York from October 1-4 in New York, an effort to bring together more than 1,000 queer women in tech.

Equality Florida Honors Carson

By John McDonald | Sep 16
A capacity crowd squeezed into a restaurant in Wilton Manors, Sept. 1, to see City Commissioner Julie Carson recognized by Equality Florida. Carson, a lesbian, received the civil rights organization's Community Partner for Equality Award.

Wigged Out :: Hair Salon for Drag and With A Cause

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Aug 30
On August 7, David Carver-Ford's Diva Hair opened for business. The new enterprise seeks to reach a clientele not often served by mainstream salons: Diva Hair will be a wig studio for drag performers and transgenders.

AIDS Help Kicks Off King and Queen of Fantasy Week

By EDGE | Aug 24
The Kick-Off for 2015 Fantasy Fest King and Queen will be held on Friday, August 28.

Downtown Las Vegas Performers Concerned with Bid to Rein Them In

By Kimberly Pierceall | Aug 12
On the Fremont Street pedestrian mall, Michael Troy Moore can be found wearing nothing but a G-string and a stuffed rooster on his lap while he plays heavy metal music.

Understanding the Florida Competitive Workforce Act and The Equality Act

By Mike Halterman | Aug 8
Sexual orientation and gender Equality Floridaidentity are not covered by the state's civil rights law, and the Florida Competitive Workforce Act hopes to solve that issue once and for all.

Gay Mens' Families Receive $2M in Damages for 2014 Fire

By EDGE | Aug 5
The families of a Manhattan couple were awarded a $2 million settlement following the 2014 fire in a west side high rise that claimed the life of 27-year-old Daniel McClung.

Shark Sightings Cause Officials to Evacuate Beach Near Fire Island

By EDGE | Jul 24
The sighting of two six-foot sharks swimming close to the shore Thursday caused officials on Long Island to evacuate waters in the Town of Oyster Bay beach located roughly 20-miles west of the gay communities Fire Island Pines and Cherry Grove.

National LGBTQ Task Force Presents Record Donation

By EDGE | Jul 21
Nearly 200 business leaders, LGBTQ activists, and local community advocates joined the National LGBTQ Task Force as they presented The Miami Foundation with an annual donation that supports South Florida LGBTQ organizations.

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